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Daily Archives: 10/26/2015

The battle for presidency: Getting to know Ivory Coast’s main runners

The battle for presidency: Getting to know Ivory Coast’s main runners

Voters in the Ivory Coast went to the polls on Sunday, 25 October 2015, to elect a new president. This, five years after the world's largest cocoa producer descended into post-ele ...

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Upbeat Botswana has plans to be net power exporter

Upbeat Botswana has plans to be net power exporter

Blessed with an abundance of renewable energy sources and buoyed by an overwhelming response from the private sector to government’s ambitions to grow the sector, Botswana, which ...

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Africa Finance Corporation restructures

Africa Finance Corporation restructures

Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the Lagos-based institution, has announced some executive changes aimed at enhancing its services. Sanjeev Gupta has been appointed as Executive ...

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Alleged poacher opens fire on police

Alleged poacher opens fire on police

Police in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), South Africa have arrested a 45-year old man in connection with rhino poaching. The man, who cannot be named as he has not pleaded in court, was fou ...

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Late Cape Town footballer mourned

Late Cape Town footballer mourned

Condolences are pouring in for the late Ajax Cape Town player, Cecil Lolo, who has been killed in a car accident. The defender was 27. The Democratic Alliance, which is the major ...

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Joburg pumps R90-million into road projects

Joburg pumps R90-million into road projects

The implementation of the City of Johannesburg’s multimillion-rand Roads Rehabilitation and Reconstruction Programme is at an advanced stage in Region C where 22 of the planned 47 ...

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World Bank credit unit resumes Nigeria gas funding

World Bank credit unit resumes Nigeria gas funding

The Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), a political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank Group, along with Seven Energy International Limited, ...

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Chad receives funding as Boko Haram worsens malnutrition

Chad receives funding as Boko Haram worsens malnutrition

The European Commission has allocated an additional Euro 1,5 million in humanitarian aid funding to the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) to address malnutrition, worsened b ...

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Tuku dazzles at Bassline

Tuku dazzles at Bassline

Superstar Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi performed at Bassline, Newtown on Friday night. Dubbed the event not to be missed, Tuku came to perform his belated birthday gig, as he turned 63 ...

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African proverb of the day 26/10/2015

African proverb of the day 26/10/2015

War has no eyes.   ...

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