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‘More Major Attacks’ by Niger Delta Avengers Coming–Verisk Maplecroft
  ‘Realistic Threat’ NDA Will Carry Out More Major Attacks by  Andreas Exarheas   There is a ‘realistic threat’ that
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Glencore’s Penchant for Murky Business Could Unravel in DR-Congo
  Glencore’s Congo Mining Conundrum Miner and commodities trader Glencore is embroiled in a legal tangle over its copper and cobalt operations in Democratic Republic of Congo, where conflict
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China and India Writing a New Page of the World Economy
Wang Zhou | Getty Images Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) at
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Mining and Resources

Congo Must Rewrite Mining Code to Protect Exemptions–Miners
Congo Must Rewrite Mining Code to Protect Exemptions–Miners International mining companies have insisted that Democratic Republic of Congo amend portions of a new mining code to
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Will Randgold Survive Its Multi-Front African Mining Travails?
Will Randgold Survive Its Multi-Front African Mining Travails?  Randgold Resources’s celebrated ability to operate in Africa is being tested on all fronts,
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Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe Mining: Juniors Rush In; Majors Still Skeptical
Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe Mining: Juniors Rush In; Majors Still Skeptical  While Zimbabwe’s leadership change has sparked a race for the nation’s mineral
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Political Risk

Nigeria Verges on Genocide Amid a New Wave of Brazen Attacks by Fulani Herdsmen
Since the start of the year, Nigerians have been served bloody reminders that Boko Haram is no longer the country’s biggest internal
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World Cocoa Supply Suffers as Cameroonian Farmers Abandon Plantations Amid Dictator’s Crackdown
 Thousands of cocoa farmers have fled violence between separatists and security forces in Cameroon’s Southwest Region, which grows more than
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Ethiopian Prime Minister to Release Political Prisoners; Shut “Torture Chamber”
In a surprise move, Ethiopia’s prime minister has announced the release of political prisoners and the closure of a notorious
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Business

A New Field of Economics Is Emerging Out of Zimbabwe’s Rogue Currency Crisis
A New Field of Economics Is Emerging Out of Zimbabwe’s Rogue Currency Crisis   After defying economic gravity for a year, Zimbabwe‘s
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  Africa’s data revolution: Accelerating development through data-driven decision-making   5TH OCTOBER 2017 BY: IN ON AFRICA IOA It is essential
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South Africa Has Become a Den of Corruption
Corporate reputations are shredded because of ‘state capture’ by private interests David Pilling Bell Pottinger. SAP. KPMG. McKinsey. Each has
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