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Kofi Annan: Nobel Peace Prize-winner; former UN Secretary-General and now See Africa Differently interviewee! He speaks to Gary Nunn about the fibre optic cables that will transform Africa, the agricultural revolution that has already transformed Africa - and how we can transform perceptions of the continent
Gary Nunn (GN): See Africa Differently is a campaign to showcase the under-reported progress from Africa. As Chair of the Africa Progress Panel, what do you predict will be…
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With 2011 drawing to a close and the festive season almost upon us, banks, once again, are urging customers to exercise vigilance when transacting over the holidays.
Traditionally, banking fraud spikes over the holidays as more South Africans…
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The two-day 67th Ordinary Session of the ECOWAS Council of Ministers opens at the Commission on Monday 19th December 2011 to among other issues, consider the outcome of the last Ministerial Monitoring Committee meeting on the negotiation of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between West Africa and the European Union.
At its 30th November 2011 meeting in Accra, Ghana, the Committee deferred to the Council, a decision on the next step in the negotiations following…Continue
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Africa Cellular Towers, which operates in African cellular and power-line markets, said macroeconomic factors and continued depressed trading conditions hit its interim results for the six months ended August.
Despite a slight improvement on the same period last year, the manufacturer, supplier and installer of cellular lattice towers said if steps to restructure the business failed the company may cease to be a going concern.
The company implemented a turnaround strategy in May…
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