A Looming Battle for Uganda's Gold?

Updated: Tue 11 Mar, 09:40 am 2014

Mining in the country's Karamoja region could lead to human rights abuses and land disputes -- unless the government does more to protect the interests of the region's indigenous people, says a new … read more »

South Africa: President's Nephew Loses Court Appeal

Updated: Wed 4 Mar, 08:25 am

The Pretoria High Court has dismissed an urgent application by Khulubuse Zuma to have claims of over R1,5 billion against Aurora Empowerment Systems set aside. read more »

'Conflict Minerals' Law Aimed at Congo Conflict Gets Tech Boost

Updated: Wed 17 Dec, 01:04 pm

The tech tools that led to the 'conflict minerals' provision of the 2009 Dodd-Frank Act can now be used to help attact the problems the law is designed to solve - conflict and corruption in the … read more »