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Ethiopian shelves plane deals, maps out privatisation plan

The deal was suspended as the market size of the selected regional routes is growing faster than expected, says CEO.

Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe set to frustrate eager investors

Cash crunch and infighting spook business.

8 black rhinos die in Kenya during relocation between parks

Endangered animals die of salt poisoning.

Microfinance could help African cities solve housing crisis – experts

Small loans with short repayment terms make it possible for people build their homes more quickly.

Nigeria’s Buhari says will soon sign up to African free-trade agreement

SA signed up earlier in July.

Zimbabwe faces foot-and-mouth disease outbreak in South, East

Repeated outbreaks of the disease, which infects infect all cloven-hoofed animals, have frustrated Zimbabwe’s attempts to revive beef exports.

Africa terror fight to suffer as China, Russia take US focus

US defence forces in war-torn regions in Africa are due to change as the Trump administration shifts focus to other areas.

South Sudan government forces, allies killed hundreds of civilians -UN

At least 232 civilians were killed in attacks.

Namibia to climb out of recession this year – cbank

Namibia's economy to grow by 0.6% in 2018, says central bank.

Nigeria’s Dangote to consider London cement listing after elections

Dangote Cement is looking at expanding outside of Africa into markets such as Brazil, Peru and Nepal.

Zimbabwe foreign-currency shortage weighs on milk output and GDP

Weak economic growth impacted milk output, which dropped to 17 million liters in the three months through March.

Heroin is one of biggest Mozambique exports, researchers say

As much as $800 million worth of the narcotic is shipped annually from its beaches to neighbouring countries and to Europe.

Violence in southern Ethiopia forces more than 800 000 to flee

Renewed violence along the Godeo and West Guji borders have left over 642 152 displaced.

10 African nations face $1 trillion infrastructure funding gap

Investments fall short under current trend.



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