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4 years ago | October 5, 2014

US seeks to undo Zim-Russia platinum deal

The United States government has threatened to sabotage Zimbabwe’s historic US$3 billion platinum deal with Russia as ...

FOREIGN News: Nigeria, Libya, US global news

Nigeria to launch inquest into temple collapse Nigeria said Friday that it will begin an inquest on October 13 into the ...

4 years ago | September 14, 2014

Oscar’s story is a lie: Reeva’s parents

The parents of Reeva Steenkamp believe the conviction of culpable homicide that Oscar Pistorius received for shooting ...

80 Boko Haram militants killed

The Nigerian army has killed more than 80 Boko Haram militants in clashes in the north of the country, local media ...

Africa benefits from Chinese partnerships

African countries are sealing lucrative deals with China, whose development assistance approach shuns interference in ...

4 years ago | August 31, 2014

Pastor Chris accused of adultery

After months of intense cover up, the matrimonial crisis of charismatic Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, founder of Believers’ ...

4 years ago | August 30, 2014

BREAKING: Lesotho Military in an ‘Attempted Coup’

MASERU – Military units in Lesotho surrounded government and police buildings and gunfire was heard

4 years ago | August 17, 2014

Political Analysis: Race, intelligence and corporate plunder of Africa

The consequences of our European abuse of nature are immense and regard even the survival of the planet as we know it.

Ebola epidemic to take six months to control

Medical charity says extraordinary measures are needed to contain killer disease stalking several West African nations.

Boko Haram kidnaps 100, Chad frees most captives

MAIDUGURI. — Nigeria’s Boko Haram militant group kidnapped 100 people earlier this month but most were freed by security ...

South African government to take over BEE verification

THE South African government will take control of the black economic empowerment (BEE) verification process to drive the ...

BHP to sell US$12 billion assets

BHP BILLITON Ltd may announce a spinoff of assets estimated to be worth as much as US$12 billion this week, as the ...

4 years ago | August 10, 2014

Around The World: GAZA, Ebola Epidemic, Nigerian Economy improvements

Gaza truce efforts continue amid air strikes Mediators hope to reach agreement in Cairo after three-day ceasefire ...

SADC: Integrating SADC economies for shared prosperity

The journey has been long but worthwhile. From a series of consultations in the late 1970s by representative of the ...