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Ethiopia moves to privatize certain state-owned firms

Ethiopia is open to selling off a host of state-owned firms, either partially or entirely, as part of a major economic reform drive designed...

Solai dam owner: ‘We were victims too’

The owner of the ill-fated Solai dam, which collapsed on May 9, killing 47 people and injuring hundreds of others, yesterday sought to absolve...

Second edition of BRICS Games kicks off in Johannesburg

On the sidelines of the BRICS Summit in the South African city of Johannesburg, the 2018 BRICS Games are also taking place. Teams from the...

Chinese Ambassador to South Africa looking forward to BRICS summit

After his trip to the United Arab Emirates, Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a four nation tour of Africa, culminating in him...

BRICS Media Forum launches photo exhibition in Cape Town

A new photo exhibition has been unveiled at the BRICS Media Forum in South Africa’s Cape Town, an event that attracted key figures from...

Migrants in Libya facing threat of slavery: U.N.

Migrants in Libya face the greatest danger in years of being trafficked exploited or enslaved by armed groups and criminal gangs - which are...

Nigeria plans re-launch of national airline in December

Nigeria plans to re-launch its national airline in December, the country’s junior aviation minister said on Wednesday, as the government seeks to make good...

Ethiopia air carrier makes 1st commercial flight to Eritrea in 20...

The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea arrived on Wednesday as air links were restored after the swift and stunning end of a...

Somalia is opening a ‘new chapter of its history’: U.N.

A high-level gathering of representatives from the Somali government and the international community, including the United Nations, ended in Brussels on Tuesday with renewed...

Google plans to appeal $5 billion fine from European Union

The European Union fined Google was fined 4.3 billion euros ($5 billion) and ordered the tech giant change the way it puts search and...

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Ethiopia moves to privatize certain state-owned firms

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Ethiopia is open to selling off a host of state-owned firms, either partially or entirely, as part of a major economic reform drive designed...

Solai dam owner: ‘We were victims too’

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The owner of the ill-fated Solai dam, which collapsed on May 9, killing 47 people and injuring hundreds of others, yesterday sought to absolve...

Second edition of BRICS Games kicks off in Johannesburg

13 hours ago
On the sidelines of the BRICS Summit in the South African city of Johannesburg, the 2018 BRICS Games are also taking place. Teams from the...

Chinese Ambassador to South Africa looking forward to BRICS summit

13 hours ago
After his trip to the United Arab Emirates, Chinese President Xi Jinping will embark on a four nation tour of Africa, culminating in him...

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Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa