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South Africa: UAE to invest $10 bln in Tourism and Mining

South African presidency last weekend said the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has pledged to invest about…

China-built free trade zone inaugurated in Djibouti

The China-built International Free Trade Zone (DIFTZ) in Djibouti was inaugurated last week in the presence…

Senegal: Rice production to exceed 875,000 tons in 2020

Rice production in the Senegal River Valley, is expected to rise from the current 455,000 tons…

Djibouti opens $3.5 billion Chinese-built free trade zone

The government of Djibouti on Thursday commissioned a $3.5 billion Chinese-built free trade zone, seeking to…

Nigeria: Beijing-based Oil Company to invest $3 bln in oilfield operations

6:16 pm | China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC) has pledged to invest about $3billion in its existing oil and gas operations in Nigeria, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) stated on Sunday. Yuan Guangyu, the Chief Executive Officer…

Sudan: appeals court overturns death sentence of Noura Hussein

2:24 pm | A Sudanese court on Tuesday overturned a death sentence on a teenager who killed her husband who, she alleged, had tried to rape her. Noura Hussein, 19, was instead sentenced to five years in jail, lawyer…

Security Council imposes arms embargo on South Sudan

12:08 am | The Security Council on Friday narrowly passed a measure aimed at stopping the flow of weapons to armed groups in South Sudan, with those Members in favor saying it would protect civilians, while abstainers voiced concerns…

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South Africa: UAE to invest $10 bln in Tourism and Mining

6:11 pm | South African presidency last weekend said the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has pledged to invest…

China-built free trade zone inaugurated in Djibouti

Senegal: Rice production to exceed 875,000 tons in 2020

Djibouti opens $3.5 billion Chinese-built free trade zone

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Sudan: appeals court overturns death sentence of Noura Hussein

2:24 pm | A Sudanese court on Tuesday overturned a death sentence on a teenager who killed her…

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

Kenya: World’s last male northern white rhino dies

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