Africa News Headlines for 16 January 2016

A selection of news headlines about Africa south of the Sahara published over the past 24 hours. India scouts for oil and gas assets in Africa on crude price fall Source: Economic Times Gabon’s Ping Chosen As Main Opposition Candidate For 2016 Polls Source: Leadership SPLM-IO leadership recalls back to Pagak senior members of advance …

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Africa News Headlines for 24 November 2015

A selection of Africa news headlines from around the globe over the past 24 hours. Girls’ education in Africa boosted by pioneering alert technology Source: Financial Times iVote Empowers African Education Sector with e-Learning Technologies Source: African Brains Portable solution to a potable issue Source: The Daily Progress Zimbabwe Govt Urged to Review Drugs Penalties …

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Africa’s border disputes are set to rise – but there are ways to stop them

Gbenga Oduntan, University of Kent Foundation essay: This article is part of a series marking the launch of The Conversation in Africa. Our foundation essays are longer than our usual comment and analysis articles and take a wider look at key issues affecting society. African national borders are afflicted by a multitude of troubles that …

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Africa News Headlines for 20 June 2015

Confiscated Ivory Crushed In Times Square To Raise Awareness About Elephant Slaughters Source: Gothamist New DNA test traces illegal ivory back to African herds from which they came Source: Quartz ADRA Assists Refugees of Burundi Crisis Source: Adventist Review S/Africa, Vietnam to strengthen ties Source: StarAfrica Lightspeed Internet in South Africa Source: Mybroadband ‘Animal rapist’ …

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Africa News Headlines for 20 May 2015

US warns citizens against Kenya travel despite Obama’s July visit Source: The Star Open Borders, Trade Within Africa; To Bolster Africa’s Economic Growth: Uhuru Kenyatta Source: Intelligence Briefs South Africa faces dilemma over marijuana Source: Daily Times AGOA Delays Drag on Sourcing Decisions Source: Just-Style Africa Embraces Green Economy Source: The African Executive Bring back …

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