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South Africa’s inflation target should be lower – Central Bank Governor

South African Central Bank mandated by law to protect value of currency – Governor

South Africa’s Central Bank is mandated by the constitution to protect the value of the currency. Gov. Lesetja Kganyago of South Africa’s Central Bank said...

China formally opens first overseas military base in Djibouti

China on Tuesday formally opened its first overseas military base with a flag raising ceremony in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, the same...
24 AU troops killed in Somalia ambushed

24 AU troops killed in Somalia ambushed

Fighting between al Shabaab fighters and Somali government troops and African Union peacekeepers killed 24 people on Sunday, a regional official said, with the...
World Bank backs Bangladesh to support Rohingya refugees

World Bank provides Zambia $600m for development projects

The World Bank has provided 600 million dollars to Zambia to invest in various sectors of the economy as well as for budget support...
Mugabe, wife, top allies holed up in 'Blue House' compound: source

‘Name your successor’, wife urges Mugabe

First Lady Grace Mugabe of Zimbabwe on Thursday challenged her president husband Robert to name his preferred successor to end deepening divisions over the...
Katsina Govt releases N350m for treatment of malnourished children – Official

UNICEF says 70,000 children threatened by malnutrition in Congo Republic

UNICEF says 70,000 children are threatened by severe malnutrition in the Republic of Congo due to clashes between soldiers and opposition forces. UNICEF said every...
Unclear if any minister will attend Mugabe’s cabinet meeting: spokesman

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe tells party members to ‘kick and punish’ fake supporters

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe on Friday called on his supporters to “kick and punish” groups of people he accused of committing acts of political...
Katsina Govt releases N350m for treatment of malnourished children – Official

Ethiopia’s child malnutrition rate down by 20% in 16 years – UNICEF

Siddig Ibrahim Ethiopia Representative of UN International Children and Emergency Fund (UNICEF) says Ethiopia has made significant progress in reducing child malnutrition for children...
Madagascar minister of finance resigns

Madagascar minister of finance resigns

Madagascar’s finance minister announced his resignation on Monday following media speculation over differences of opinion between him and the president. Gervais Rakotoarimanana told a news...
Libya PM urges supporters of Gaddafi to return, help solve country’s problems

Libya PM urges supporters of Gaddafi to return, help solve country’s problems

Prime Minister of the Libyan Government of National Accord (GNA) Fayez Sarraj has urged supporters of former leader Muammar Gaddafi to return to the...