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Daily Archives: June 23, 2016

Zimbabwe restricts SA imports

Zimbabwe restricts SA imports

Zimbabwe has imposed restrictions on mainly South African imports in an attempt to protect local industries and limit the outflow of scarce US dollars, Industry Minister Mike Bimh ...

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President Magufuli clarifies job freeze in Tanzania

President Magufuli clarifies job freeze in Tanzania

President John Magufuli has clarified why the government decided to freeze new employment opportunities in the public service. Magufuli said the move is aimed at stamping out ghos ...

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African recipe: Pepper soup

African recipe: Pepper soup

Pepper soup is a west African recipe that is found on the menu of many local restaurants, but specifically pubs. This recipe is perfect for winter time, and will keep you warm (po ...

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Angola in financial crisis

Angola in financial crisis

Angola's president has said the state oil firm has been unable to pay revenues into the country's budget since January and low oil prices have caused a lack of foreign currency. M ...

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Orange acquires Airtel Burkina Faso

Orange acquires Airtel Burkina Faso

Orange announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the mobile operator Airtel Burkina Faso. This is done together with its subsidiary Orange Côte d’Ivoire. Si ...

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Be inspired: Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2016

Be inspired: Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2016

Yesterday marked the start of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) in Silicon Valley. Demonstrating the significance of such an event, on Friday, U.S. President Barack Obama w ...

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The economics of migration in Africa: Put an end to xenophobic violence

The economics of migration in Africa: Put an end to xenophobic violence

Marc Gbaffou, who hails from the Ivory Coast, is one of the many Africans who have had to flee their country of birth for political reasons. It’s upon the 1993-97 protests at the ...

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South Africa’s youth speak out on the high cost of finding work

South Africa’s youth speak out on the high cost of finding work

The voices of the youth are often neglected in discussions about the problems they encounter in finding work. Unemployment is one of the biggest challenges young people face globa ...

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African proverb of the day 23/06/2016

African proverb of the day 23/06/2016

When the moon is shining the cripple becomes hungry for a walk. African proverb ...

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