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July 22

  • Africa: Oil Producers in Shadowy Deals With Swiss Commodity Traders - Report

    AlertNet

    Governments in sub-Saharan Africa are selling crude petroleum in shadowy deals worth hundreds of billions of dollars without publicly accounting for the money, according to a new... Read more »

  • Africa: Will the Brics Bank Be a Game Changer? [analysis]

    SACSIS

    Last week Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) announced they are joining forces to establish a BRICS alternative to the World Bank. The BRICS bank will be... Read more »

  • Africa: New Data Show Need for Urgent Action On Genital Cutting, Child Marriage

    Unicef

    The UK Government and UNICEF are hosting today a first-ever Girl Summit to rally support for much faster progress to end female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage - two... Read more »

  • Africa: 'No Time to Lose' in Tackling FGM and Child Marriage - Unicef

    AlertNet

    Booming population growth in regions where child marriage and female genital mutilation are common threatens to undermine progress on tackling both abuses, which blight the lives... Read more »

  • South Africa: Govt Probe Citrus Black Spot

    SAnews.gov.za

    The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has launched an investigation to determine the causes of the presence of Citrus Black Spot (CBS) discovered on a consignment... Read more »

  • West Africa: Operation Barkhane Increases French Influence in the Sahel

    RFI

    The French government announced that a new military operation, spanning five countries in the Sahel region of North Africa, will start at the beginning of August. This mission... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: Tsvangirai's UK Trip Unmasked

    The Herald

    MDC-T leader Mr Morgan Tsvangirai, who is travelling to the United Kingdom over the weekend, will use the opportunity to meet senior members of the British political establishment... Read more »

  • Africa: UK's Cameron Urges World to Tackle 'Preventable Evil' of FGM and Child Marriage

    AlertNet

    British Prime Minister David Cameron announced legal reforms on Tuesday to tackle the "preventable evil" of female genital mutilation (FGM) and child marriage, and urged nations... Read more »

  • Zimbabwe: U.S, EU Condemned Over Gaza

    The Herald

    The United States, the European Union and their Western media embeds have been slammed for their failure to condemn the killing of hundreds of Palestinian civilians in the Gaza... Read more »

  • Angola: Angola/Portugal - Trade Reaches Over Seven Billion Euros

    ANGOP

    Trade between Angola and Portugal has reached over seven billion Euros, said Tuesday in Luanda the Portuguese deputy vice president, Paulo Portas. Read more »

  • Nigeria: Echiejile Has Russia in His Sights

    Independent

    Nigeria international defender, Elderson Echiejile has revealed that missing out on the 2014 Fifa World Cup "was a very sad time for me" but insists he will bounce back to play at... Read more »

  • Ethiopia: Ethiopians in Russia Raise Funds for the GERD

    Ethiopia Government

    Ethiopians and Ethiopian-born foreign citizens living in the Russia Federation and Belarus raised funds for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) last... Read more »

  • Ethiopia: Russian Company GPB Concludes a Deal for Petroleum Exploration

    Ethiopia Government

    GPB Global Resources, a Russian petroleum company, has signed a deal with the Ministry of Mines to undertake petroleum and natural gas exploration in the Afar basin, in the Afar... Read more »



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