Border Markets Reopen

[VOA] Cameroon has cautiously reopened its border with Nigeria, launching business activity three years after the border was closed due to Boko Haram atrocities. The central African state says although business with Nigeria has been relaunched because …

[VOA] Cameroon has cautiously reopened its border with Nigeria, launching business activity three years after the border was closed due to Boko Haram atrocities. The central African state says although business with Nigeria has been relaunched because Boko Haram attacks have fallen off during the past two years, all business persons traveling to Nigeria and back must be screened and escorted.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

War Vets Trial in False Start

[The Herald] Tendai Rupapa -The trial of five Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans’ Association (ZNLWVA) executive members accused of undermining the authority of President Mugabe failed to start yesterday after the State successfully sought a pos…

[The Herald] Tendai Rupapa -The trial of five Zimbabwe National Liberation War Veterans' Association (ZNLWVA) executive members accused of undermining the authority of President Mugabe failed to start yesterday after the State successfully sought a postponement. The matter will now be heard today.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Communique of the Sixth South Africa-Peoples Republic of China Bi-National Commission

[SA Govt] Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa today Tuesday 22 November 2016, co-chaired the 6th Bi-National Commission with the Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, Mr LI Yuanchao at Tuynhuis in Cape Town.

[SA Govt] Deputy President of the Republic of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa today Tuesday 22 November 2016, co-chaired the 6th Bi-National Commission with the Vice President of the People's Republic of China, Mr LI Yuanchao at Tuynhuis in Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

UN Preparing for Crisis in the Country

[VOA] The United Nations is making contingency plans to respond to a sudden increase in humanitarian needs should the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s political situation turn violent.

[VOA] The United Nations is making contingency plans to respond to a sudden increase in humanitarian needs should the Democratic Republic of the Congo's political situation turn violent.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

AU to Hold First-Ever Debate for Contenders Seeking to Replace Dlamini-Zuma

[News24Wire] The African Union Commission is reportedly set to hold its first-ever debate for the five candidates seeking to head the continental body and take over from the current chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

[News24Wire] The African Union Commission is reportedly set to hold its first-ever debate for the five candidates seeking to head the continental body and take over from the current chair Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Agriculture Can Trigger Nigeria’s Economic Revival – Ambode

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said that the agricultural sector can provide the needed boost for Nigeria’s quest for economic revival, saying that his administration would continue to support the Federal Government ini…

[Vanguard] Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday said that the agricultural sector can provide the needed boost for Nigeria's quest for economic revival, saying that his administration would continue to support the Federal Government initiative to revamp the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria