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Monthly Archives: February 2017

5.5 percent growth for Uganda’s economy by June 2018

5.5 percent growth for Uganda’s economy by June 2018

Uganda’s GDP will grow 5.5 percent in the year ending June 2018. The economy will be boosted by higher oil sector investments and lower borrowing costs. A budget paper seen by Reu ...

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Africa’s poultry business on the rise

Africa’s poultry business on the rise

Dutch bank Rabobank says in a report that Africa is ready to take its place on the world stage, as the poultry industry is evolving, from a national and regional basis to a more g ...

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Nigeria’s economy shrinks by 1.5%

Nigeria’s economy shrinks by 1.5%

Figures just out show Nigeria’s economy shrank by 1.5% in 2016. Nigeria is grappling with its worst economic crisis in a generation. Last spring Africa’s largest economy officiall ...

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Frederick Chiluba’s wife dies – Zambia

Frederick Chiluba’s wife dies – Zambia

Widow of Zambia’s second president Frederick Chiluba, Regina Chifunda Chiluba, has died. Family sources have confirmed that Mrs Chiluba died at the University Teaching Hospital (U ...

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Algeria’s president ‘doing well’ after illness

Algeria’s president ‘doing well’ after illness

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is "doing well" despite a health scare last week which forced him to postpone a meeting with the German Chancellor, the general secretary o ...

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Cross-border e-commerce considered a growth rocket for Sub Saharan Africa retailers

Cross-border e-commerce considered a growth rocket for Sub Saharan Africa retailers

DHL Express has published research highlighting the significant growth opportunity for retailers and manufacturers with an international online product offering. The report – The ...

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Oscars 2017: The full winners list

Oscars 2017: The full winners list

All the winners from the 89th Academy Awards Best supporting actor WINNER: Mahershala Ali (Moonlight) Jeff Bridges (Hell or High Water) Lucas Hedges (Manchester by the Sea) Dev Pa ...

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6 tips on how to become a successful entrepreneur in Africa

6 tips on how to become a successful entrepreneur in Africa

In Africa, there are a lot of opportunities for entrepreneurs to create and make money from business ideas. In the search of great opportunities, African entrepreneurs can easily ...

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Africa for Africa International Women’s Conference

Africa for Africa International Women’s Conference

The Africa for Africa Women’s Organization will host an Africa for Africa International Women’s Day Conference (AAWC2017) on 07-09 March 2017 at Feather Market Centre, Port Elizab ...

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Thabo Mbeki inaugurated as new UNISA Chancellor

Thabo Mbeki inaugurated as new UNISA Chancellor

Former president Thabo Mbeki has been inaugurated Monday as the chancellor or the University of South Africa (UNISA). Mbeki was found to be a suitable candidate for the position a ...

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