Africa discovers downside of foreign borrowing
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Africa discovers downside of foreign borrowing

TEN years ago African bonds were a rare sight. Of all the countries south of…

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US training ‘rebels’
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US training ‘rebels’

The US is training “dozens” of rebels to battle Islamic State in Syria, in the…

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Can Zuma survive after apology?
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Can Zuma survive after apology?

He has been described as the quintessential escape artist, and he has done it again.…

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Kenya honours victims of Garissa University attack
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Kenya honours victims of Garissa University attack

People across Kenya are marking the first anniversary of the massacre of 148 people at…

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Promise of Africa’s biggest economy turns to peril
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Promise of Africa’s biggest economy turns to peril

COMPANIES drawn to Nigeria by the prospect of a population bigger than Germany and Turkey’s…

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UN maintains its 20 000 troops in the DRC
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UN maintains its 20 000 troops in the DRC

The United Nations has decided against cutting back its peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic…

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Zuma liable for impeachment after court judgement?
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Zuma liable for impeachment after court judgement?

The DA’s James Selfe said the Constitutional Court will have to give clarity on numerous…

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Sadc nominates candidate for AU chair
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Sadc nominates candidate for AU chair

Sunday Mail Reporter Sadc has nominated Botswana’s Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister, Dr Pelonimi…

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Ramaphosa denies  meeting with Rupert
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Ramaphosa denies meeting with Rupert

South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied claims that he met with business people…

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DA outed on Gupta claims
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DA outed on Gupta claims

Sunday Mail Reporter SOUTH African opposition party – the Democratic Alliance (DA) — which laid…

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Reprieve for  Zimbabweans in SA
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Reprieve for Zimbabweans in SA

Sunday Mail Reporter Zimbabweans in South Africa are set to get a lifeline to continue…

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Boat explosion rocks Bangkok
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Boat explosion rocks Bangkok

At least 58 people were injured in Thailand’s capital Bangkok after the engine on a…

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China sets 2016 growth target
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China sets 2016 growth target

China set its year-on-year GDP growth rate for this year in a range between 6,5…

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China’s state companies in for shake up
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China’s state companies in for shake up

ABOUT three years ago, one of China’s richest men could not believe he was offered…

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Dynamics of China trade in Africa
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Dynamics of China trade in Africa

AS traders and fund managers returned to their desks following the Christmas break, many hoped…

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