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Morocco’s SGTM secures 420 MW dam deal in Cameroon

The Belgian company BESIX, in partnership with French company NGE and Moroccan company SGTM have been…

Ethiopian Airlines frontrunner in tender to help Nigeria create a flag-carrier

Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise, Africa’s biggest airline, is the frontrunner to set up and manage a new…

Algeria’s state oil firm management gets facelift

The Chief Executive Officer of Algerian state oil firm Sonatrach has set up a new leadership…

Clothing market: Trump suspends duty-free status for Rwanda

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday suspended Rwanda’s ability to ship apparel products duty-free to the…

Ghana’s central bank merges five ailing banks

3:30 pm | The Bank of Ghana (BoG) on Wednesday announced that it has revoked the licenses of five banks and put them together as Consolidated Bank Ghana Limited. According to the central bank, the move is to create…

Egypt increases gas prices by 75%, part of austerity measures

2:29 pm | The Egyptian government on Saturday raised gas prices for households and businesses by between 33.3 and 75 percent, the latest move in an IMF-backed austerity program signed in 2016 to revamp the North African nation’s ailing…

AU: Women rise up against Algerian Chairman of Peace and Security Council

4:57 pm | Women working at the African Union’s Peace and Security Council, headed by Algerian Smaïl Chergui, have started criticizing him for a series of discriminatory practices, prompting the Pan-African organization to launch an investigation on the accusations.…

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Morocco’s SGTM secures 420 MW dam deal in Cameroon

3:47 pm | The Belgian company BESIX, in partnership with French company NGE and Moroccan company SGTM have…

Ethiopian Airlines frontrunner in tender to help Nigeria create a flag-carrier

Algeria’s state oil firm management gets facelift

Clothing market: Trump suspends duty-free status for Rwanda

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Egypt increases gas prices by 75%, part of austerity measures

2:29 pm | The Egyptian government on Saturday raised gas prices for households and businesses by between 33.3…

Sudan: appeals court overturns death sentence of Noura Hussein

Nine lions poisoned in Tanzania, 17 since 2015

Swahili becomes first native African language to get Twitter recognition

Ghana: A dancehall musician wins Artist of the Year

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