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Lesotho’s PM Thomas Thabane wins parliamentary election

4 Mar 2015 /  Sapa  
By a thin majority.

Barclays Africa says applies for Nigerian licence

3 Mar 2015 /  Reuters  
"Keen" to take over operations in Egypt and Zimbabwe that still belong to its parent company.

Mugabe’s birthday extravaganza highlights Zimbabwe’s economic ruin

1 Mar 2015 /    
Zimbabwe's controversial ruler has come under renewed fire for throwing a gigantic birthday party while his subjects struggle to survive.

Some 35 000 young Namibians apply for urban land

1 Mar 2015 /  Sapa  
The biggest civil mass action since independence in 1990.

Africa> Mugabe holds lavish birthday at Victoria Falls

28 Feb 2015 /  Philimon Bulawayo, Reuters  
Says he won't choose a successor - 'it's up to the people'.

Lesotho elections proceed peacefully

28 Feb 2015 /  Sinikka Tarvainen, Sapa  
Elections moved forward by two years after an attempted coup in August.

Lesotho prepares for early vote

27 Feb 2015 /  Tiisetso Motsoeneng and Marafaele Mohloboli, Reuters  
In a bid to ease tensions six months after coup attempt.

Fight over Zimbabwe mobile operator

25 Feb 2015 /  Sapa  
Telecel Zimbabwe has operated without a licence for more than a year.

Ghana reaches agreement with IMF on $1bn aid deal – source

25 Feb 2015 /  Reuters  
Aimed at restoring fiscal stability.

Nigeria struggling with Boko Haram crisis

24 Feb 2015 /  Sapa  
African Union waited too long to intervene.

Zim miners agree to 3% pay raise

24 Feb 2015 /  Bloomberg  
Including Rio, Impala.

Zambia simplifies VAT refunds

23 Feb 2015 /  Reuters  
To resolve row with mining companies.

Zambia, Zimbabwe power plant plan expanded by 800 MW – study

22 Feb 2015 /  Reuters  
The cost, previously estimated at $2.5bn, would be known in May after the feasibility study.

Mugabe turns 91, under fire for plan to kill elephants at party

22 Feb 2015 /  Sapa-dpa  
About 20,000 guests are expected at the event.

Browse, click, pay

12 Feb 2015 /  Elias Biryabarema and Matthew Mpoke Bigg, Reuters  
African retail finds growing outlet online despite fear of fraud.



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