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CHAN 2018: Morocco beat Nigeria 4-0 in final to lift trophy
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 06:19

Morocco become the first host nation to claim the African Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a convincing 4-0 win over 10-man Nigeria in the final...

Oil tanker with 22 Indian crewmen missing off Benin
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 04:19

There has been no contact with the Marine Express and its Indian sailors since Thursday. BBC News - Africa

Cameroon:As Cocoa and Coffee Wilt, Farmers Spice Up Their Harvest
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 02:19

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Penja -Hardy gourmet pepper is thriving as long-time cash crops struggle, farmers say AllAfrica News: Economy, Business ...

MOZAMBIQUE : Former minister Mateus Oscar Kida gives mining a shot
  • Mon, 05 Feb 2018 00:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

South Sudan:Kenyan, Ugandan Banks Targeted in Fresh Sanctions On Juba Warlords
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 22:19

[East African] Kenyan and Ugandan banks are heading for major international scrutiny as promoters of the South Sudan peace process prepare to impose s...

Migrant crisis: 20 bodies pulled from sea near Morocco
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 20:19

They are thought to have been migrants trying to reach Europe from north Africa. BBC News - Africa

Kenya:UON Student Wins Bata Designers Apprentice Competition
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 18:19

[Nairobi News] University of Nairobi student, Cynthia Allela, is the winner of Bata Designers Apprentice competition and will now have her design sold...

Meet 'Iron Biby' from Africa who wants to be the world's strongest man
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 16:21

Cheick Sanou, known as Iron Biby, was bullied when he was young. Now the man from Burkina Faso has turned his weight into his strength and wants to be...

Zimbabwe:Zim, UK On Cusp of Breakthrough
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 12:35

[The Herald] British Prime Minister Theresa May has been impressed by statements made by President Mnangagwa so far on economic and political reforms,...

BURKINA FASO : Endeavour's golden boy Adama Soro
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 10:40

Africa Mining Intelligence

Winter Olympics 2018: 'We're all goofballs' - meet Nigeria's bobsleigh team
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 08:26

Nigeria's women's bobsleigh team will make history in Pyeongchang this month when they become the first Nigerians to compete at a Winter Olympics. BB...

GUINEA : Chinese TBEA's Guinean emissary demands payment
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 06:30

Africa Mining Intelligence

NIGERIA : Buhari's tactics to push oil firms into mining
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 04:27

Africa Mining Intelligence

Egypt unveils 4,400-year-old tomb of ancient priestess
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 02:28

The 4,400-year-old vault is covered with rare wall paintings, and belonged to a lady called Hetpet. BBC News - Africa

Nigerian entrepreneur: 'We're farming in a shipping container'
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 22:20

Oluwayimika Angel Adelaja cut costs and reduced waste by moving her farm into the city. BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwe:Zim Partners Technological Giants 'To Secure Its Borders and Resources'
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 20:19

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's government has partnered technological giants, VST Enterprises, in a bid to revitalise the country's economy, tackle counterfe...

Africa:Why Kids Should Be Taught How to Start a Business At School
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 18:20

[The Conversation Africa] The African continent is home to a large number of young people - and it simply doesn't have jobs for them all. Youth unempl...

Education in Africa: Five key facts
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 14:20

More children than ever are going to school but tens of millions are still not getting an education, as these figures show. BBC News - Africa

Why #MeToo isn't taking off in West Africa
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 12:28

Women in many African countries still feel unable to speak out about sexual abuse. BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwe opposition leader 'attacked' on campaign trail
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 08:27

Joice Mujuru's NPP party says she was pelted with stones in an act of political violence. BBC News - Africa

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