Category Archives: Current African News

DR Congo says 36 killed in recent anti-UN protests

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DR Congo says 36 killed in recent anti-UN protests

US Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) (L) talks with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) during a rally with fellow Democrats before voting on H.R. 1, or the People Act, on the East Steps of the US Capitol on March 08, 2019 in Washington, DC. (AFP photo)

Congolese demonstrators gesture during a protest against the UN peacekeeping mission MONUSCO in Goma, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, on

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South Africa needs nuclear power to secure electricity supply

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KELVIN KEMM | SA needs nuclear power to secure electricity supply

Solar and wind power not the solution to Eskom’s woes

The Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) is seen during a tour around the BNPP compound in Morong town, Bataan province, north of Manila, Philippines May 11, 2018.

The Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) is seen during a tour around the BNPP compound
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African Countries move ahead with New Currencies: The Case of Gold as Currency in Zimbabwe

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The coins are expected to act as a ‘store of value and to reduce the demand for US dollars’ – something that has been blamed for the weakening value of the local currency.

African Countries move ahead with New Currencies: The Case of Gold as

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Mali : ECOWAS Lifts Sanctions and France Moves Troops to Neighboring Niger

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Mali : ECOWAS Lifts Sanctions and France Moves Troops to Neighboring Niger

Map of Mali with its capital Bamako

Over the weekend, ECOWAS (CEDEAO), the regional West-African agency and France’s puppet organization in the region,

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African Countries move ahead with New Currencies: The Case of the Sango Coin of CAR

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African Countries move ahead with New Currencies: The Case of the Sango Coin of CAR

Central African Republic (CAR) flag

As the economy everywhere appears to be in free-fall, with high inflation all

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OBN Future Africa: PD Lawton – “Energy is Key to Industrialization”

In an interview with OBN Future Africa we covered the following:

Realizing people driven development and the African dream

Is the African Union fulfilling its role of building continental cohesion and solidarity

Food security and agriculture systems

Foreign investors seeking resources not markets

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The pain of living with the bullet that killed Nokuthula Mabaso

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The pain of living with the bullet that killed Nokuthula Mabaso

5 July 2022
Abahlali baseMjondolo press statement

The pain of living with the bullet that killed Nokuthula Mabaso

Today it is exactly two months since Comrade Nokuthula Mabaso was murdered in the evening in

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