New Batch of Emails On ‘Zuptagate’ Scandal Released

[Deutsche Welle] Two South African media organizations have released more documents alleging improper dealings between President Jacob Zuma and the Gupta family. Previously, Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing.

[Deutsche Welle] Two South African media organizations have released more documents alleging improper dealings between President Jacob Zuma and the Gupta family. Previously, Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Senegal’s Oil Boom Sparks Climate Change Fears

[RFI] Senegal’s growing oil sector received a 25-million-euro boost from the World Bank on Wednesday to help it negotiate complex oil and gas contracts. But the oil boom has sparked concerns the country may not keep its commitment to the Paris climate …

[RFI] Senegal's growing oil sector received a 25-million-euro boost from the World Bank on Wednesday to help it negotiate complex oil and gas contracts. But the oil boom has sparked concerns the country may not keep its commitment to the Paris climate deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Mineral Smelting Plant Inevitable – With or Without Investor – Govt

[Daily News] Dodoma -Construction of mineral concentrate smelter is scheduled to start soon to discourage export of raw minerals, Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said here yesterday.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Construction of mineral concentrate smelter is scheduled to start soon to discourage export of raw minerals, Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said here yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A New Conflict in Darfur, More Displaced

[Nuba Reports] From 19 — 22 May the Sudanese army and the pro-government militia, the Rapid Support Force (RSF), clashed with two rebel groups, the Sudan Liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi (SLA-MM) and the Sudan Liberation Movement – Transitional Counc…

[Nuba Reports] From 19 -- 22 May the Sudanese army and the pro-government militia, the Rapid Support Force (RSF), clashed with two rebel groups, the Sudan Liberation Movement-Minni Minnawi (SLA-MM) and the Sudan Liberation Movement - Transitional Council (SLA-TC) in east and north Darfur. Specifically, local sources claim the conflicts took place in Eshairaya, roughly 50 kilometers outside East Darfur's capital, Ed-Daein, and Adoula, an area in North Darfur.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Internal SPLM-N Disputes Affect Blue Nile, Refugee Camp

[Nuba Reports] In late May, the SPLM-N released a statement claiming some of its members in Blue Nile had mobilized an internal insurgency an internal insurgency against the rebel movement, citing support to Deputy Chairman Abdelaziz Al Hilu and the Nu…

[Nuba Reports] In late May, the SPLM-N released a statement claiming some of its members in Blue Nile had mobilized an internal insurgency an internal insurgency against the rebel movement, citing support to Deputy Chairman Abdelaziz Al Hilu and the Nuba Mountains Liberation Council. The same statement alleges an attack was made on the headquarters of the SPLM-N chairman, Malik Agar, and military garrisons in the rebel-controlled areas of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Motorists, Commuters Kick As Senate Proposes N5 Petrol Charge

[Leadership] Motorists and commuters yesterday kicked against the proposal by the Senate to effect a N5 levy, chargeable per litre, on every petrol and diesel products imported into the country and on other non-locally refined petroleum products.

[Leadership] Motorists and commuters yesterday kicked against the proposal by the Senate to effect a N5 levy, chargeable per litre, on every petrol and diesel products imported into the country and on other non-locally refined petroleum products.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Battery Manufacturer Profit Up 40%

[The Herald] Listed battery and stationery manufacturer, Amalgamated Regional Trading (ART) said yesterday, interim after tax profit for the period ended March 31 jumped 40 percent to $1,25 million owing to improved operational efficiencies.

[The Herald] Listed battery and stationery manufacturer, Amalgamated Regional Trading (ART) said yesterday, interim after tax profit for the period ended March 31 jumped 40 percent to $1,25 million owing to improved operational efficiencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe