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DR Congo crisis: Why a trainee nun was shot dead at church
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 14:32

BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane on how the Catholic Church has become the main opposition in DR Congo. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria:Nigeria, China Sign Currency Swap Deal
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 12:24

[Guardian] China's central bank said Thursday that it has inked a currency swap agreement with its counterpart in Nigeria. AllAfrica News: Economy, B...

South African gold miners gain $400m lung disease payout
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 10:28

Settlement will provide compensation for tens of thousands of gold miners who suffer from silicosis. BBC News - Africa

Ghana:Nation Builders' Corps to Create 100,000 Jobs
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 08:21

[Ghana Govt.] President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, launched the Nation Builders' Corps (NABCO), which is expected to employ 100,000 youn...

Nigeria companies raided over cough syrup addiction
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 04:23

Firms raided after BBC investigation finds addiction to codeine cough syrup is sweeping Nigeria. BBC News - Africa

CONGO-K : Canada cools but Banro's troubles continue in South Kivu
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 02:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

Liberia:Plantain Shortage Likely to Hit Liberia
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 22:23

[Observer] Shortage of plantain is likely to hit Liberia, due to the growing demand of plantain in the neighboring Republic of Ivory Coast, the Daily ...

GUINEA : Toya Gold expands grip on country's gold
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 20:26

Africa Mining Intelligence

Somali gunmen abduct German ICRC nurse in Mogadishu
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 16:30

The woman was snatched from inside the International Committee of the Red Cross's compound. BBC News - Africa

FRANCE : Why Sebastien de Montessus was indicted
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 14:31

Africa Mining Intelligence

Mozambique:Workers March On May Day
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 13:07

[AIM] Maputo -Thousands of workers marched through the streets of central Maputo on Tuesday, in the traditional May Day parade, demanding higher wages...

Nigeria:U.S. Needs Nigeria to Make Africa Great Again - Governor Bello
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 10:22

[Vanguard] Kogi State Governor, Alh. Yahaya Bello has hailed the renewed interest of the United States in the greatness of Nigeria, saying Nigeria's e...

Tanzania:Young Multi-Talented Innovator Providing Light to Many
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 08:40

[Citizen] Gibson Kawago, a 23 year-old tech savvy was ecstatic about showing his grandmother footage of his sister's wedding, he was however met with ...

South Africa's Sandile Mantsoe guilty of Karabo Mokoena murder
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 04:37

The murder sparked outrage among women who used the hashtag #MenAreTrash in their protest. BBC News - Africa

Africa:Report Ranks Zimbabweans As Continent's Poorest Citizens
  • Thu, 03 May 2018 02:28

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabweans have been found to be the poorest citizens in Africa in a report that features a damning account of former President Robert...

Zimbabwe opposition MDC 'will expel Chinese investors'
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 22:23

The MDC leader says China is "asset-stripping" resources and vows to cancel deals if he wins elections. BBC News - Africa

CONGO-K : Glencore tries to reassure Kamoto workers
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 20:30

Africa Mining Intelligence

Malawi:Malawi Pushes New Biometric Voter Registration, Despite Doubts
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 18:46

[VOA] Malawi has always relied on paper registration for voters, but electoral authorities say that hasn't worked so well. AllAfrica News: Economy, B...

CONGO-K : Somico revived through artisanal mining
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 16:27

Africa Mining Intelligence

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