Category Archives: Business

STATE READY WITH ARMS DEAL CASE AGAINST FORMER SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENT ZUMA

PRETORIA– The State says it’s ready for the case against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Friday in the High Court in Pietermaritzburg, capital of Zuma’s home province of KwaZulu-Natal.

Zuma faces 16 charges …

FRIENDS OF ISRAEL LOBBY WANTS PRETORIA TO REINSTATE AMBASSADOR TO ISRAEL

PRETORIA– The South African Friends of Israel together with two political parties, the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) and the Congress of People (COPE), have called on the South African government to reinstate the country’s …

EAC, GERMANY HOLD CLEAN ENERGY EXHIBITION IN ARUSHA

ARUSHA, TANZANIA– The Secretariat for the East African Community (EAC) here is hosting the maiden renewable energy exhibition in collaboration with the Germany government, targeting to showcase ways of increasing energy efficiency in the six …

Defections Hit Nigeria Ruling Party in Blow to Buhari Ahead of Election

Sixteen senators quit Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s ruling party on Tuesday and the country’s third most senior politician said he might follow suit, in a blow to the leader who seeks re-election next year.

Fourteen …

Migrants Stranded Without Aid as Tunisia Refuses to Let Ship Dock

A Tunisian boat carrying around 40 African migrants has been stranded off the country’s coast without aid for more than a week after authorities refused to let them disembark there, the Red Crescent said on …