What does the US-Africa strategy mean for SA and the continent? – Moneyweb.co.za

What does the US-Africa strategy mean for SA and the continent? – Moneyweb.co.za

The tail-end of 2018 was inundated with various news cycles, both domestic and international, which eventually over-shadowed a major policy pronouncement – The United States (US) Africa strategy. After two years without much clarity on the Trump Administration’s stance on Africa, it seemed ironic that the Africa Strategy almost went unnoticed, given that it was […]

Kibo Energy focused on projects to address sub-Saharan Africa energy deficit – IOL

Kibo Energy focused on projects to address sub-Saharan Africa energy deficit – IOL

JOHANNESBURG – Africa-focused energy and resource company Kibo Energy said on Monday its strategy remained focused on delivering projects to address the critical energy deficit in sub-Saharan Africa. “With approximately 580 million Africans still reliant on inefficient, unreliable and expensive energy sources, this remains a socio-economic imperative and therefore a key market opportunity,” the company said in a letter to […]

Armed soldier bashed, injured by South Africa bound border jumpers – ZwNews.com

Armed soldier bashed, injured by South Africa bound border jumpers – ZwNews.com

file 15 border jumpers reportedly stoned a member of the Zimbabwe National Army and beat up his police colleague for allegedly trying to block their passage to South Africa through an illegal crossing point near the Chikwarakwara Irrigation Scheme, 120km east of Beitbridge Border Post. Sources at the irrigation scheme said a group of about […]

Op-Ed: Sudan protests are set to intensify, here’s why – CNBCAfrica.com

Op-Ed: Sudan protests are set to intensify, here’s why – CNBCAfrica.com

By Jared Jeffery, Political analyst at NKC African Economics  Popular protests, which began in mid-December and spiked on December 19 after bread prices tripled and queues for petrol began to stretch around city blocks, are expected to increase in intensity over the week ahead. On Thursday, January 3, an opposition coalition called for nation wide […]

China, Senegal to strengthen ties, promote China-Africa cooperation – Xinhua | English.news.cn – Xinhua

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi (L) holds talks with Senegalese Foreign Minister Sidiki Kaba in Dakar, Senegal, Jan. 6, 2019. (Xinhua/Wang Teng) DAKAR, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) — China is willing to work closely with Senegal to promote bilateral ties and China-Africa comprehensive strategic partnership, said visiting Chinese State Councilor […]

Football: Former All White Jeremy Brockie loving life in South Africa – Newshub

Football: Former All White Jeremy Brockie loving life in South Africa – Newshub

If they’d listened to the naysayers, former All Whites striker Jeremy Brockie – along with his wife and their two young kids – wouldn’t be enjoying life in South Africa. They moved four years ago and absolutely love it. The Brockies made the move in 2015, when Jeremy signed with Pretoria-based side SuperSport United and […]

Congo at a crossroads: Waiting for election results – DW (English)

Congo at a crossroads: Waiting for election results – DW (English)

Jacqui Ekodi repeats the same sentence so many times it starts to sound like a warning. “That’s not how it’s going to be!” she insists. Her words are addressed to the ruling elite around the outgoing president, Joseph Kabila, who finally allowed elections to take place on December 30 after a two-year delay. Kabila, who […]

African dictators: The mechanics and dynamics of liberty – Vanguard

African dictators: The mechanics and dynamics of liberty – Vanguard

ByBobson Gbinije DESPOTISM has a promethean and phoenix-like characteristic. Its vulpine temperaments make it draconic and long lasting. The only antidote to it is democracy and quintessential liberty and a democratic structure in which the citizenry are assertive and vigilant about and of their rights and liberties. The liberty and consummate rights of men are […]

Africa calls for Kamambo – Chronicle

Africa calls for Kamambo – Chronicle

The Chronicle Eddie Chikamhi, Harare BureauZIFA president Felton Kamambo believes his maiden tour of duty as the association’s leader will be an opportunity to engage his counterparts from different parts of the continent. Kamambo, who was voted into office last month, left for Senegal early yesterday morning to attend the Caf Awards which take place […]