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French Troops Deploy In Central Africa Republic

By Correspondent , 07 , Dec 2013


Bangui (Central African Republic) (AFP) - France deployed nearly a thousand troops Friday to help restore security in simmering Central African Republic as residents of Bangui sought refuge after deadly .. Read More →

December 15 Declared Mandela Burial Day

By Correspondent , 07 , Dec 2013


By Nomore Chinoda President Jacob Zuma on Friday announced that the icon and former South Africa President Nelson Mandela who died on December 5 will be laid to rest in .. Read More →

No Substitute To Value-Addition

By Lazarus Sauti , 07 , Dec 2013


Lazarus Sauti Government has reaffirmed its position on the need to invest in the value-addition of the country’s minerals as mining taxations only cannot promote economic growth. Delivering a lecture .. Read More →

Zimbabwe State TV Fails To Pay Workers

By Correspondent , 06 , Dec 2013


Harare (AFP) - Zimbabwe's state broadcaster has debts of more than $44 million and has failed to pay its workers for the past six months, the government said Thursday, a .. Read More →

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Dies At 95

By editor , 05 , Dec 2013


Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died, South African President Jacob Zuma has confirmed. Mandela died at the age of 95, he was suffering from a recurrent lung infection .. Read More →

Extradition Of Benin Poison Plot Suspect Blocked By French Court

By Islam Sabulino , 05 , Dec 2013


By AFP Paris (AFP) - A French court on Wednesday ruled against extraditing a businessman implicated in a plot to kill Benin's President Thomas Boni Yayi. Patrice Talon, a successful .. Read More →

A Decade Without water

By Correspondent , 05 , Dec 2013


By Michael Chingarande Zimbabwean residents in the high density suburb of Mabvuku in Harare continue to endure decades of no water supply and frequent long-queues at boreholes and wells . .. Read More →

Be Resourceful, Africans Urged

By Lazarus Sauti , 04 , Dec 2013


Lazarus Sauti Africans have been urged to transform their mind-sets and utilise their intellectual skills if they are to tackle challenges bedevilling the continent. Speaking at the opening night of .. Read More →

Great Mathematician In Guinea

By Best Masinire , 04 , Dec 2013


“Don`t be hard like mathematical geometry”. The quotation above is a line from a Zimbabwean dance hall artist called Donald ‘Sniper Storm’ Chirisa`s hit song, ‘Kuginyabvura’. In the song, Chirisa .. Read More →