Swiss Decline to Probe Angolan Debt Deal

Updated: Fri 7 Feb, 06:39 am

The U.S.$750 million loan agreement between the government and Russia benefitted Angolan government officials - including President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos - and involved Swiss banks. read more »

Russia's 'Mega Deals' in Zimbabwe

Updated: Wed 17 Sep, 06:10 am

The government has signed a multi-million dollar platinum deal with Russia among several other trade and investment deals barely a month after securing similar "mega deals" with China according to The … read more »

Another Migrant Tragedy Off Italian Coast

Updated: Mon 25 Aug, 03:39 pm

Italian authorities say the number of migrants crossing from Libya to Europe has increased, with over 100 000 arrivals in 2014. This as 3,500 migrants were rescued and at least 18 bodies found in the … read more »