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Securitisation Of Minerals Key To Economic Development

By Lazarus Sauti , 13 , Nov 2013

Securitisation, a way of raising long-term finance, of minerals is critical if African countries are to transform their economies. This means African governments should establish regulatory frameworks that allow securitisation .. Read More →

South Africa`s Fatal Blast Near Shopping Mall

By Correspondent , 12 , Nov 2013

At least two people are reportedly killed and three injured in a blast close to Johannesburg's Eastgate mall. The explosion happened in South Africa's largest city. A blast near a .. Read More →

Two UK Midwives Left Four Day Old Baby In Cupboard

By Correspondent , 12 , Nov 2013

Evidence against healthcare workers heard at tribunal COVERED FACE: Yvonne Musonda-Malata exits the NMC tribunal on November 11 (PA) TWO MIDWIVES at an Essex hospital placed a four-day-old baby on .. Read More →

Seven Nigerian Judges Up For Corruption Probe

By Lazarus Sauti , 12 , Nov 2013

At least five Nigerian high court judges are the subjects of extensive corruption probes by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The five justices identified as the targets of .. Read More →

Africa Needs To Use Resources To Better Healthcare

By Lazarus Sauti , 12 , Nov 2013

The African continent is forecasted to achieve the fastest growth in the world over the next ten years and improving health will be a key driver to Africa realising this .. Read More →

Federal Reserve Introduces New Hundred Dollar Bill

By Thelmah Chandafira , 12 , Nov 2013

The Federal Reserve in the United States recently introduced a redesigned $100 bill with security features to deter counterfeiters. The Federal Reserve has begun supplying financial institutions with a redesigned .. Read More →

Kenya Sets Up Task Force To Investigate Doping Allegations

By Correspondent , 11 , Nov 2013

Nairobi (AFP) - Kenya on Monday named a task force to probe doping allegations, a day before the distance running giant was expected to come in for criticism at an .. Read More →

Pregnant Ghana School Girls To Be Punished

By Correspondent , 11 , Nov 2013

Madam Bernadette Banongwie, a Deputy Director of Education, has suggested that basic school girls who get pregnant should be punished severely to serve as deterrent to their peers. She said .. Read More →

Traditional Practices Key To Environmental Conservation

By Lazarus Sauti , 11 , Nov 2013

Forests in Africa are disjointed and ruined due to deforestation, desertification and other factors such as increasing population pressure and since more than 40 groupings in different African countries survive .. Read More →