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Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Natural gas deposit discovered in Mozambique

Italian energy firm ENI have announced a new natural gas discovery of up to 10 trillion cubic feet off the Mozambican coast. "This discovery is...

Election of AU Commission chairperson postponed

The election of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) has been postponed to July at the next AU summit, a South African...

SA yacht with seven aboard missing off Mozambique coast

A South African yacht with seven people on board, among them two South Africans, has gone missing on a cruise between the island Mayotte...

Fears in S. Leone over massive land loss to foreigners

Massive land deals in Sierra Leone have raised concerns for food security and local communities being left out of multi-million dollar accords, the country's...

At least six dead, scores injured in Nigerian suicide bombings

At least six people were killed and more than 50 injured yesterday when two churches in Nigeria were hit by attacks, officials have confirmed. Authorities...

Zimbabwe: Women should shave their heads and bath less to stop HIV

A Zimbabwean politician has said women should be forced to bathe less and shave off their hair to make them less attractive to men...

MTN denies taking billions out of Nigeria

By Camillus Eboh ABUJA (Reuters) - South Africa's MTN <MTNJ.J> on Wednesday denied allegations it illegally repatriated $13.92 billion (£10.72 billion) from Nigeria, the latest...

Banda: Malawi finances in “a total mess”

Malawian President Joyce Banda, who took office on April 7 after her predecessor's sudden death, said Monday that the country's agriculture-dominated economy was in...

Growth in SADC region holds opportunities for SA business

With the continued gloomy outlook in Eurozone countries and a slow down in growth in a number of developing economies, a rapidly growing Sub-Saharan...

Zimbabweans send R5 billion home each year

Zimbabweans in South Africa send nearly R5 billion home a year through largely informal channels. The Cape Times reported about 82 percent of this money...

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