Category Archives: Business

Botswana Hits Back at Critics on Anti-Poaching Policy

Botswana’s president says criticism of his government’s anti-poaching policy is “nothing but hysteria,” following reports that poachers are killing more elephants in a country with Africa’s biggest elephant population.

The remark by President MokgweetsiMasisi came …

TWO SENIOR SOUTH AFRICAN PROSECUTORS ASKED TO EXPLAIN WHY THEY SHOULD NOT BE SUSPENDED

PRETORIA– South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has given two senior officials of the National Prosecuting Authority until next Friday to explain why they should not be suspended pending inquiries.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed two …

BANKS REFUTE SOUTH AFRICAN COMPEITION COMMISSION’S ALLEGATION OF FOREX RIGGING

PRETORIA– Commercial banks in South African which have been implicated in the rigging of foreign exchange dealings of the Rand against the US dollar say the Competition Commission has failed to provide enough facts regarding …

As High Seas Threaten Liberian Slum, Residents Await Promised Homes

On a windy day in Liberia’s waterfront slum of West Point, Gbeneweieh Quoh surveys what remains of her home, fearful that it may crumble into the ocean.

The waves tore away three bedrooms in the …

Mali Presidential Election Marred by Violence

Malians went to the polls Sunday, in what’s widely expected to be the first round of Mali’s presidential elections. The atmosphere was calm in the capital but instances of violence were reported in other parts …