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Egypt slashes industrial licensing approval time from 600 to 30 days

Egypt on Sunday issued executive regulations for its Industrial Permits Act, making it a law to…

Africa-US AGOA forum ends in Lomé with no change to the deal

African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) free trade deal forum ended in Togo’s Capital Lomé on…

Cameroon to revamp its loss-making national airline

Cameroon’s national carrier, Cameroon Airlines-Corporation (Camair-Co) has embarked on a recovery plan at an estimated 91.5…

Ethiopia eyes $30 billion dollars from textile by 2030

The Ethiopian government plans to use 80% of the total area of land suitable for cotton…

Tanzania’s first quarter growth slows to 5.7 %

3:26 pm | Tanzania’s economic growth slowed to 5.7 percent in the first quarter of this year from 6.8 percent previously, the statistics office of the East African nation said on Thursday. Tanzania’s annual GDP growth rate averaged 7%…

Botswana’s schoolgirls to get free sanitary pads – Parliament

3:23 pm | Botswana’s parliament on Wednesday adopted a motion to implement a nationwide provision of sanitary products for school-aged girls. The motion passed by the southern African nation parliament will allow every girl in both private and public…

Sahara: the Polisario losing ground in Africa, across the world

1:19 am | The Algeria-backed Polisario, which is claiming sovereignty over the Western Sahara territory in Southern Morocco, is losing more ground in Africa day by day. On Friday, the separatists were dealt another blow as Malawi announced that…

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  • Senegal: Opposition’s coalition to boycott future elections

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  • Kenya: incumbent Kenyatta takes lead in tightly contested polls

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