Tanzania seizes British miner’s diamonds

The Tanzanian government has seized British Petra Diamonds’ ores worth nearly $30m amid a government investigation,…

Tanzania: Gold miner Acacia reduces operations, cuts workforce

The Canadian gold miner, Acacia, on Monday, announced that is has reduced operations and cut its…

Equatorial Guinea accuses Total of ‘fraud’, demands €73 mln

Oil-rich Equatorial Guinea is demanding about €73 million from French oil group Total over “fraud” in…

ECOWAS Membership to Enable Morocco to Act as bridge between Europe & Africa- German Economist

As a member of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Morocco would be better…

BCEAO projects WAEMU economy to grow 6.9% in 2017

2:29 pm | The growth rate of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU, or UEMOA as it is known by its French acronym) is expected to reach 6.9%, while at the continental level, the growth rate will…

About 1.45 million Algerians visited Tunisia in 2017

3:06 pm | About 1.45 million Algerian tourists visited Tunisia since the beginning of the year; an increase estimated at 59.8% compared to last year, data from the Tunisian Tourism ministry show. According to local news portal, the…

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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