Gemfields Ruby Auction Raises Record U.S. $55 Million

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week’s auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

[AIM] London -The London-based mining company Gemfields on Tuesday announced that last week's auction in Singapore of rough rubies from its mine in the northern Mozambican district of Montepuez raised a company record of 54.96 million US dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

This Is a Country That Can Break One’s Heart in a Million Ways

[Daily Maverick] The words “state capture” slip off our collective tongue and it is easy to forget that it has a face. Its face is the nameless poor and marginalised who suffer daily humiliations at the hands of a callous and disregarding state.

[Daily Maverick] The words "state capture" slip off our collective tongue and it is easy to forget that it has a face. Its face is the nameless poor and marginalised who suffer daily humiliations at the hands of a callous and disregarding state.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Coal Exports Switch From Beira to Nacala

[AIM] Maputo -The export of coal through the central Mozambican port of Beira has declined by more than half because of competition from the new port of Nacala-a-Velha in the north of the country.

[AIM] Maputo -The export of coal through the central Mozambican port of Beira has declined by more than half because of competition from the new port of Nacala-a-Velha in the north of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Supreme Court Commences Hearing of Petitions Seeking Invalidation of Kenyatta’s Win

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will convene at 10 am on Wednesday as the hearing of two petitions challenging the validity of the October 26 presidential election gets underway.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Supreme Court will convene at 10 am on Wednesday as the hearing of two petitions challenging the validity of the October 26 presidential election gets underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwanda Sends Medical Relief to Somalia

[Shabelle] The government of Somalia has expressed gratitude over a consignment of medical relief delivered yesterday by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Claude Nikobisanzwe.

[Shabelle] The government of Somalia has expressed gratitude over a consignment of medical relief delivered yesterday by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Claude Nikobisanzwe.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rugby World Cup 2023 Announcement, 15 Nov

[Govt of SA] Government high powerful delegation headed by Deputy President Ramaphosa, Minister of Sport and Recreation TW Nxesi and SARU President Mark Alexander has travelled to London where the final announcement on whether South Africa will host th…

[Govt of SA] Government high powerful delegation headed by Deputy President Ramaphosa, Minister of Sport and Recreation TW Nxesi and SARU President Mark Alexander has travelled to London where the final announcement on whether South Africa will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup will be made.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Suicide Car Bomb Hits AMISOM Convoy Near Mogadishu

[Shabelle] At least one person was confirmed dead, and several wounded after a car bomb blast struck a military convoy transporting African Union forces near Mogadishu, the Somali capital.

[Shabelle] At least one person was confirmed dead, and several wounded after a car bomb blast struck a military convoy transporting African Union forces near Mogadishu, the Somali capital.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia