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Moustached monkey is separate species
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:21

A monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a distinctive "handlebar moustache" has been identified as a distinct species. BBC News - Africa

GUINEA : BHP's former blocks continue to find takers
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

GUINEA : DA Ressources brings in top consultants
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 04:24

Africa Mining Intelligence

CONGO-K : Sula annexes Jean-Pierre Ndobo Mwamby's cobalt
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 02:21

Africa Mining Intelligence

ZAMBIA : Energy expert Hieronymus Niessen pounces on Luapula mines
  • Thu, 18 Jan 2018 00:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

CONGO-K : Government creates confusion in Lumbishi
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:20

Africa Mining Intelligence

Merera Gudina, Ethiopia opposition leader, freed
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 18:21

Merera Gudina is the first of more than 500 prisoners the government has said it will release. BBC News - Africa

South African lawyers demand $130m refund from firms
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:21

The money is linked to a corruption-plagued consultancy deal involving state power company, Eskom. BBC News - Africa

Family of H&M child model moved house 'for security'
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 08:21

The mother of a child model caught up in an H&M racism row says her family has had to move house. BBC News - Africa

UGANDA : Yoweri Museveni shifts into top gear in fight against Mubende diggers
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:19

Africa Mining Intelligence

South Africa:Anti-Corruption Unit Hopes to Seize $4 Billion in 'State Capture' Cases
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 04:19

[News24Wire] The Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) is hoping to seize at least R50bn in 17 cases it is currently investigating related to state capture, act...

BURKINA FASO : Focus on Inata gold mine's new owner, Balaji
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 02:24

Africa Mining Intelligence

Tunisia:Rulers Fail to Live Up to Arab Spring Promise
  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:20

[RFI] Nearly one thousand people have been arrested in Tunisia in the biggest wave of social unrest since the revolution. Anger at new austerity measu...

South Africa:The Forgotten Mining Town Where Rape Is 'Normal'
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:19

[GroundUp] Aneni* sits on a wooden armchair, staring out of her open front door, which lets a chink of sunlight into her dimly-lit lounge. Her three-y...

Africa:Ghana's Economy Will Top Africa in 2018
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:19

[Business Day] Ghana is tipped to lead Africa as the fastest growing economy in 2018 with a growth rate of eight per cent as a result of increased oil...

Kenya:Govt Chalks Up $4.2 Billion Debt in Four Months
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:25

[East African] Kenya has borrowed more than $ 4.2 billion in the first four months of the current financial year, with a huge chunk of it going into ...

Seven migrants found dead off shore of Lanzarote
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:24

The men were of North African origin, police said, and survivors are getting medical treatment. BBC News - Africa

Lesotho:Giant Diamond Found in Lesotho
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:19

[Deutsche Welle] One of the world's largest diamonds has been found in the Letseng mine in Lesotho, a small country surrounded by South Africa. The di...

Senegal:What Senegal Needs to Do to Close Its Energy Gap By 2030
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 02:20

[The Conversation Africa] Affordable and clean energy is the foundation for many of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Modern energy, l...

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