Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe’s new president

Mnangagwa sworn in as Zimbabwe’s new president

Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose removal as vice president by Robert Mugabe led to the veteran leader's ouster, was sworn in as Zimbabwe's new president on Friday. ...
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US, South Korea to stage massive air exercise in show of force

The United States will send stealth fighters to a large-scale air force drill with South Korea next month, the US military said Friday, in a new show of force aimed at North Korea. ...
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South African court doubles Pistorius sentence to more than 13 years

South African court doubles Pistorius sentence to more than 13 years

A South African appeals court increased paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius' sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp to 13 years and five months on Friday. ...
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Lafarge Africa buys out Ashaka Cement’s shareholders with 85.26m shares

Lafarge Africa buys out Ashaka Cement’s shareholders with 85.26m shares

Lafarge Africa Plc has issued and listed 85.26 million ordinary shares of 50 kobo each in the name of minority shareholders of Ashaka Cement (AshakaCem) Plc following the conclusion of share exchange agreement that seeks to fully consolidate the Gombe-based As...
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In Russia, Sudan’s Bashir asks Putin for ‘protection’ from US

In Russia, Sudan’s Bashir asks Putin for ‘protection’ from US

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the International Criminal Court for genocide and war crimes, on Thursday asked Russia's Vladimir Putin to protect his country from the United States. ...
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Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Mugabe granted immunity as part of resignation deal

Zimbabwe’s former president Robert Mugabe was granted immunity from prosecution, sources close to the negotiations said on Thursday. ...
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Zimbabweans relish bribe-free roads after Mugabe’s fall

Zimbabweans relish bribe-free roads after Mugabe’s fall

As Robert Mugabe's regime tottered and fell, one immediate benefit that Zimbabweans celebrated with glee was the sudden absence of bribe-extracting police who were a symbol of life under his rule. ...
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Fidelity Bank partners Africa’s young entrepreneurs

Fidelity Bank partners Africa’s young entrepreneurs

idelity Bank Plc. has partnered with the Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs (AYE) to empower entrepreneurs in Nigeria. The partnership agreement between both organizations, signed recently, will strengthen the on-going efforts and initiatives of AYE in developing ...
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Zimbabwe’s next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Zimbabwe’s next leader returns after Mugabe exit

Zimbabwe's former vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa flew home on Wednesday to take power after the resignation of Robert Mugabe put an end to 37 years of authoritarian rule. ...
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Equatorial Guinea court confirms ruling party’s landslide election win

Equatorial Guinea court confirms ruling party’s landslide election win

Equatorial Guinea's constitutional court has confirmed the results of this month's elections in which the ruling party secured a landslide victory with 92 percent of the vote. ...
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