Top Africa story: Moz terror group, Donkeys in Africa

Top Africa story: Moz terror group, Donkeys in Africa

PICS: Panic grips northern Mozambique following ‘terrorist incident at local supermarket’ Panic reportedly gripped northern Mozambique after reports of terrorists storming a supermarket emerged on social media. According to BBC, a group of armed men – possibly with links to an Islamist jihadist group currently terrorising the province – had taken hostages at the supermarket. Schools and business […]

Body of British botanist found in South Africa

Body of British botanist found in South Africa

Police in South Africa have identified the body of a British botanist who disappeared earlier this year while searching for rare seeds in a remote nature reserve. Rachel and Rodney Saunders are thought to have been looking for rare plant seeds near the oNgoye Forest in KwaZulu-Natal province when they were last confirmed alive in […]

Why Africa Is Fertile Ground for Bitcoin Adoption

Why Africa Is Fertile Ground for Bitcoin Adoption

Get exclusive fiat and cryptocurrency analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Click here now! Despite fears and skepticism over usage of virtual currencies for crime, tax evasion and money laundering, more African countries and individual investors are increasingly embracing cryptocurrencies to escape challenges to do with fiat money and to mop up extra […]

Morocco's Hervé Renard: a maestro in Africa who cut his teeth at Cambridge

Morocco's Hervé Renard: a maestro in Africa who cut his teeth at Cambridge

On the April cover of the Moroccan edition of Hello! (Hola! Maroc), Hervé Renard looks completely at home. At the centre of a glamorous photoshoot, standing beside his partner, Viviane Dièye (the widow of the former Senegal manager Bruno Metsu), he beams at the camera with his sandy locks, deep tan and trademark white shirt beside […]

Africa Top10 News

Africa Top10 News

Find out Which African Country is Ranked the Safest The annual Gallup Global Law and Order Index is a worldwide gauge of people’s sense of personal security and their personal experiences with crime and law enforcement in their countries. Continue Reading This Man’s Fate Has Major Implications for the CAR and the DRC On June 8, […]

South Africa's Black Economic Empowerment Law To Earn Black Investors $1.3 Billion

South Africa's Black Economic Empowerment Law To Earn Black Investors $1.3 Billion

Vodacom Group, Africa’s second largest mobile communications company, will pay out approximately $1.3 billion to its black investors as part of the company’s participation in the black economic empowerment (BEE) effort, enforced by South African law. The company said on Monday that it had “entered into an agreement of up to R17.5 billion with its […]

Africa must tackle graft to lift world standing – Anas

Africa must tackle graft to lift world standing – Anas

Sport The undercover Ghanaian journalist who filmed football officials appearing to take bribes said on Monday that African football will continue to be held back on the world stage unless corruption is tackled more vigorously. Flags flutter next to the premises of Ghana Football Association in Accra, Ghana June 8, 2018. REUTERS/Francis Kokoroko 12 Jun […]

South Africa Union Seeks 12500 Rand Minimum for Gold Miners

South Africa Union Seeks 12500 Rand Minimum for Gold Miners

South Africa’s Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union plans to demand a 12,500 rand ($950) monthly minimum wage from some of the country’s top gold producers in upcoming negotiations. The labor group decided on its demands on Sunday at a mass meeting near Carletonville, about 90 kilometers (56 miles) west of Johannesburg. It is the […]

US May Reduce Special Operations Forces in Africa

US May Reduce Special Operations Forces in Africa

The United States military is likely reduce the number of special operations commandos deployed in Africa. But military officials tell VOA that a final decision on the move has yet to be made. American military experts have mixed reactions to the planned reduction. The New York Times first reported the plan this past week. It […]