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Africa Business Headlines aggregated from diverse sources across the web, including local newspapers.

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[CAJ News] Maseru -MOBILE operator, Vodacom, has launched the biggest green building in Lesotho at a cost of R80 million (US$5,76 million). [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[COSATU] The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union (POPCRU) has noted the appointment of General Khehla John Sitole as national police commissioner by the president of the republic. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[This Day] Beyond the ports, the rail form of transportation is critical to moving goods and people more cheaply and efficiently across the country; hence, the need for renewed focus on the rail sector by government to boost the economy. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[COSATU] The National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) members at Kangra Coal Mine have served a 48-hour notice today to go on strike. The strike will commence on Friday 24 November 2017 starting at 11 am and will include every shift that follows thereafter. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[This Day] PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has said that the Nigerian economy is on track for a broad-based recovery, but noted that structural reforms and political risk management are very vital to the country's economic growth. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[Zambia Reports] Power utility firm Zesco got something of a taste of its own medicine when a match involving its club Zesco United and visiting Red Arrows was postponed due to a power blackout. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[Namibia Economist] China's national liquor Kweichow Moutai is looking for investment opportunities in Namibia and across the SADC region, Chinese Ambassador to Namibia Zhang Yiming ,according to Chinese News Agency Xinhua. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[New Era] Windhoek -Bank Windhoek has announced the upgrade of its ATMs and the addition of three local languages. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[News24Wire] Water supply pipes in Bryanston, Marlboro and Morningside have been reconnected, although residents should expect low water pressure, Johannesburg Water said on Thursday morning. [...]
Thu, Nov 23, 2017
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[News24Wire] Former Eskom chairperson Zola Tsotsi has levelled more damning accusations against Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown, Tony Gupta and their close associate Salim Essa. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -With its string of hurricanes, floods and other weather shocks, 2017 may be the most expensive year on record for disaster losses, insurance experts warned on Tuesday. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[COSATU] The South African Municipal Workers' Union (SAMWU) at the Vhembe District Municipality which covers areas such as Musina, Thohoyandou, Louis Trichardt and Malamulele will be staging a protest march and handing over a memorandum of demands to the Political Management Team (PMT) which is composed by the Executive Mayor, [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[CIO] Globalstar, Inc. announced that the Botswana Communications Regulator Authority (BOCRA) has granted terrestrial authority to Globalstar's Botswana subsidiary to provide terrestrial mobile broadband services over 16.5 MHz of S-band spectrum at 2483.5 to 2500 MHz. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[SAnews.gov.za] The app designed for easy two-way communication between government and the public has been given the nod by two great continental bodies - the EU and AU. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Barcelona -The Adaptation Fund secured its future under the Paris Agreement and exceeded its 2017 fundraising target in Bonn [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[GroundUp] Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality is offering a financial reward for the arrest and prosecution of people tampering with water and electricity connections. The municipality says outages caused by saboteurs were happening mostly on weekends and in poor communities leading to protests by angry residents. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[New Era] Monday this week was Africa Industrialisation Day. Within the framework of the Second Industrial Development Decade for Africa (1991-2000), the UN General Assembly, in 1989, proclaimed 20 November as Africa Industrialization Day (resolution 44/237). The Day is intended to mobilise the commitment of the international community to the [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[Ethiopian Herald] Chinese investors have shown keen interest to invest in an integrated livestock industries, meat and dairy farm processing and ceramic production in joint venture with Ethiopian investors. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[Capital FM] Nairobi -Huawei Mobile has launched the Mate 10 series in partnership with Jumia Kenya where the new devices will be available exclusively on the online retailer for two weeks before it gets into the retail stores across the country. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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[East African] Kenya has increased its maize imports from Uganda, as grain prices rise due to destruction of harvests by the ongoing heavy rains in the country. [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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