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Daily Archives: July 22, 2016

Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict

Prosecutors to appeal Oscar Pistorius verdict

South African prosecutors are to appeal against Oscar Pistorius who was sentenced to six-years for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. They described it as “shockingly leni ...

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Kenya Airways posts a yearly loss of $262 million

Kenya Airways posts a yearly loss of $262 million

Kenya Airways, which operates under the logo "The Pride of Africa", has reported a net loss of $262 million for the financial year ending March 2016. The loss came at a time when ...

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Ghana’s parliament disapproves of new general election date

Ghana’s parliament disapproves of new general election date

A new draft bill for the amendment of Ghana’s constitution to change the date for general elections from December to November has failed to garner two-thirds of the parliament’s b ...

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Tanzania should be vigilant on public spending – IMF

Tanzania should be vigilant on public spending – IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Tanzania to undertake structural reforms and cut back on public spending as the country seeks to invest in major infrastructure pro ...

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Total to sponsor CAF’s major competitions for the next eight years

Total to sponsor CAF’s major competitions for the next eight years

French oil giant Total has secured an eight-year sponsorship package from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to support 10 of its major competitions. The Confederation of ...

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East African central banks to rebrand forex reserves

East African central banks to rebrand forex reserves

The Eastern African Community (EAC) central bank governors agreed on the policy of increasing east African foreign exchange reserves to guard against risks facing the region’s eco ...

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Design-a-t-shirt competition: Finalist profile – Tanaka Leroy Samukange

Design-a-t-shirt competition: Finalist profile – Tanaka Leroy Samukange

The first of our three finalists in the Makamba Online Design-a-t-shirt competition is Tanaka Leroy Samukange. This talented business man is an award-winning Zimbabwean fashion de ...

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Best startups in Luanda discovered

Best startups in Luanda discovered

Seedstars World, is continuing its tour through its whirlwind Africa tour to scout for the best startups in Luanda. The Angolan event will take place at Banco Económico with the s ...

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New research & innovation center for African beauty industry

New research & innovation center for African beauty industry

L’Oréal yesterday inaugurated its new Research & Innovation Center to study African hair and skin specificities as well as the beauty routines and expectations of sub-Saharan ...

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African Proverb of the Day 22/07/2016

African Proverb of the Day 22/07/2016

African Proverb of the Day Today's African Proverb is from Uganda: Read our other African Proverb quotes, here. ...

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