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Dangote plans $4.6 billion agricultural investment

Dangote plans $4.6 billion agricultural investment

Dangote Group is planning to invest a total sum of $4.6 billion in farming in Nigeria – $3.8 billion in sugar and rice and $800 million in dairy production, over the next three ye ...

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Lioness nurses leopard cub in Tanzania

Lioness nurses leopard cub in Tanzania

These beautiful pictures are the first ever taken of a wild lioness nursing a cub from a different species - an extremely rare event. Lion expert Dr Luke Hunter told the BBC the i ...

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China warns Botswana over hosting Dalai Lama in August

China warns Botswana over hosting Dalai Lama in August

China has warned Botswana against allowing the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader - the Dalai Lama - to visit the southern African country next month, Reuters news agency reports. Th ...

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African Proverb of the Day 14/07/2017

African Proverb of the Day 14/07/2017

African Proverb of the Day Today's African Proverb: ...

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Benefits of hosting Africa’s top hotel conference

Benefits of hosting Africa’s top hotel conference

The significant economic benefits to host countries of the influential Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) have been quantified in an independent assessment by the international ...

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African Union mourns ex-AfDB boss Babacar Ndiaye

African Union mourns ex-AfDB boss Babacar Ndiaye

Babacar Ndiaye, a former president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) died on Thursday, July 13. The Senegalese economist passed on at the age of 82 after an illness that admi ...

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South Africa’s mining production increases yearly

South Africa’s mining production increases yearly

Statistics released on Thursday by Statistics SA indicated that the country’s mining production increased by 3.6% year on year in May after rising 1.6% year on year the previous m ...

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