Category Archives: Business

Nigerian Firm Takes Blame for Routing Google Traffic Through China

Nigeria’s Main One Cable took responsibility Tuesday for a glitch that temporarily caused some Google global traffic to be misrouted through China, saying it accidentally caused the problem during a network

upgrade.

The issue surfaced …

Death Toll Rises in Mogadishu Blasts

The death toll from Friday’s car bomb blasts in Somalia’s capital has climbed to 52, according to admission records from five hospitals.

Somali security officials who responded to the attack say four militants entered the …

Zimbabwe’s Teachers Demand Payment in US Dollars

Hundreds of teachers staged a one-day strike Friday in Zimbabwe’s capital of Harare, demanding to be paid in U.S. dollars, the most desired form of currency in the economically struggling country.

Raymond Majongwe, the secretary …

Ocean Shock: The Climate Crisis Beneath the Waves

This is part of “Ocean Shock,” a Reuters series exploring climate change’s impact on sea creatures and the people who depend on them.

To stand at the edge of an ocean is to face an …

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 …