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4 years ago | July 5, 2015

Kenya in massive wind power project

Kenya set in motion the construction of Africa’s biggest wind power farm last week, near Laisamis, 550km north of ...

Former Zambian president acquitted

Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda was last week acquitted by the court on allegations that he personally benefited ...

Greeks in crucial economic vote

Tens of thousands of Greeks last week attended rival rallies in Athens ahead of a crucial referendum today.

4 years ago | June 21, 2015

It’s terrorism stupid!

THE massacre of nine African-Americans in Charleston has been classified as a possible hate crime, apparently carried ...

Roof’s fascination with white supremacy

HIS uncle worried he was cooped up in his room too much. The few images of him found easily online suggest he had a ...

Blacks sing the Blues in US

Reverend Broderick Greer WHEN Opal Tometi, Alicia Garza and Patrisse Cullors created #Blacklivesmatter, their “love ...

4 years ago | June 18, 2015

White Gunman at large after killing nine at black South Carolina church

REUTERS – A white gunman was still at large after killing nine people during a prayer service at a historic ...

4 years ago | June 7, 2015

Foreign News in Brief: India, Bangladesh sign agreement

India, Bangladesh sign agreement India and Bangladesh yesterday signed an agreement to simplify their 4 000-km border ...

South Africa reviews visa rules

The South African government is reviewing its new travel rules for minors after signs that they are already hurting the ...

4 years ago | May 17, 2015

General Motors to invest US$5,4bn

GENERAL MOTORS Co said it will spend US$5,4 billion on its US plants during the next three years as the automaker ...

4 years ago | May 10, 2015

President in key Putin talks

From Mduduzi Mathuthu in MOSCOW, Russia PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe is today expected to meet Russia’s President Vladimir ...

Ahrendts is queen of executives

ANGELA Ahrendts, Apple Inc’s senior vice-president of retail and online stores, was the highest-paid female executive in ...

Mozambique: Home of Africa’s millionaires

OVER the next 10 years, Mozambique is expected to be the fastest growing African market for individuals with a net worth ...

The future of Angola’s economy

Alexandre Gorito THE framework of a two-speed economy is becoming antiquated in a world of accelerating change and ...