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Mitsubishi Pajeros recalled in SA over airbag problem

Share the post “Mitsubishi Pajeros recalled in SA over airbag problem” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Mitsubishi Motors is recalling more than 7,000 Pajero vehicles in South Africa, built between 2007 and 2016. The company said the move was part of a global preventative recall over driver airbags manufactured by Takata Corporation. Mitsubishi is one of several vehicle manufacturers […]

Share the post “Nigeria charges oil giants with corruption” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Nigeria’s anti-corruption agency has filed new charges in the case against the oil giants Royal Dutch Shell and ENI. The corruption allegations relate to the $1.3bn (£1bn) purchase of a Nigerian oil block in 2011. These are the latest charges in a complex investigation spanning […]

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Share the post “SOMALIA RIDES THE UPS AND DOWNS OF A GLOBAL OIL CRISIS” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Mogadishu, Somalia – Drivers in the morning rush hour in Mogadishu jostle for space to fill their tanks in one of the newly opened petrol stations in the city. An attendant shouts at the drivers, directing them: “Come forward a bit, a […]

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Share the post “Senegal, Where The Reality of Modern Day Slavery is Taking Place. By Ndiawar Diop” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Life is full of challenges and suspens; and that the most developed countries know it. It’s probably why they go beyond limits to explore other horizons. I, sometimes in my moment of day dreaming, wonder deeply inside […]

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Share the post “Akon Reveals How He Rose From A Convict To Building An Empire At The Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2015” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Businessman, Record producer and ‘Convict’ hit singer 42 year old Aliaune ‘Akon’ Thiam revealed how he rose from a convict to building an empire in the United State as an African immigrant while addressing participants […]

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Share the post “The most powerful African you’ve never heard of” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail As world leaders gather in Addis Ababa to discuss the future of development, and who’s going to pay for it, the Gates Foundation can only look on with impatience. When it comes to financing for development, the Foundation is doing it by itself, […]

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Share the post “Op-Ed: Why the hustle, Uber?” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail If there is one thing that has changed my daily life in the last few years, that’s made my life safer, easier and quicker, it’s Uber. Despite the strong competition from the likes of Apple and Samsung (I have a tablet by one and a phone […]

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Share the post “Zimbabwe mobile operators to slash rates” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Zimbabwe’s mobile regulatory authority – the Postal and Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (POTRAZ) – has ordered all three mobile network operators to slash voice tariffs to 15 cents per minute with effect from December, down from 23 cents per minute. A new pricing model, known […]

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Share the post “Africa’s first start-up bus hits the road” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Of the 30 entrepreneurs on the bus, 15 were from Africa and 15 were from the rest of the world Imagine a bus, jam-packed with uber-geeks from different countries, taking on a four-day brainstorming marathon across Southern Africa. Well, imagine no more because it […]

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Share the post “Africa: Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire, Burundi Lead Sub-Saharan Africa in Improving Business Regulation” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Washington — ew World Bank Group report finds that Sub-Saharan Africa continues to record a large number of reforms aimed at easing the regulatory burden on local entrepreneurs, with 66 reforms adopted in the past year. Rwanda, Côte d’Ivoire, […]

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