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Congo’s Government Wants 15% Stake of New Mines in Revised Code

The Democratic Republic of Congo plans to raise its free stake in new mining projects to 15 percent from 5 percent, said Chantal Bashizi, the vice...

Congo’s Government Wants 15% Stake of New Mines in Revised Code

The Democratic Republic of Congo plans to raise its free stake in new mining projects to 15 percent from 5 percent, said Chantal Bashizi, the vice...

Angola Set to Impose Up to 10% Tax on Oil Companies

Angola, Africa’s largest oil producer after Nigeria, is imposing a consumption tax on petroleum companies that will raise some costs by as much as 10 percent, according to...

“Informed citizens” a must for Africa’s transformation – NEPAD CEO

 Johannesburg, October 11, 2013 – Senior media gatekeepers have been called upon to partner with development institutions such as the NEPAD Agency, to ensure that...

“Informed citizens” a must for Africa’s transformation – NEPAD CEO

 Johannesburg, October 11, 2013 – Senior media gatekeepers have been called upon to partner with development institutions such as the NEPAD Agency, to ensure that...

Africa must benefit from its mineral resources

Africa’s political economy is deeply ingrained with its history of the exploitation and (mis)management of its mineral and natural resources. More than 500 years...

Africa must benefit from its mineral resources

Africa’s political economy is deeply ingrained with its history of the exploitation and (mis)management of its mineral and natural resources. More than 500 years...

ECA’s Executive Secretary hails conference commitment to brighter future for Africa

Addis Ababa, 04 October 2013 (ECA) – The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Carlos Lopes, today in Addis...

ECA’s Executive Secretary hails conference commitment to brighter future for Africa

Addis Ababa, 04 October 2013 (ECA) – The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Carlos Lopes, today in Addis...

Royal Air Maroc to establish Rabat as second local hub

Royal Air Maroc plans to  establish Rabat as its second  local base after its main hub  in Casablanca.  According to the Royal Air Maroc,...

Ecobank and African Guarantee Fund (AGF) to support SME’s business

Ecobank Signs Portfolio Guarantee Agreement to Support SME Businesses with the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) Lagos, September 24, 2013: Today saw the official signing ceremony...

Stop asking me how to fix Congo, says Rwanda’s Kagame

It's like, you know, the world has decided, for Congo, you ask Rwanda. Why? I don't understand," Kagame told Reuters on the sidelines of the...

Stop asking me how to fix Congo, says Rwanda’s Kagame

It's like, you know, the world has decided, for Congo, you ask Rwanda. Why? I don't understand," Kagame told Reuters on the sidelines of the...

Ecobank and African Guarantee Fund (AGF) to support SME’s business

Ecobank Signs Portfolio Guarantee Agreement to Support SME Businesses with the African Guarantee Fund (AGF) Lagos, September 24, 2013: Today saw the official signing...