Namibia and the Economic Partnership Agreement

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 By: Dr. Henning Melber* Namibia’s principled refusal to get bullied into an agreement against what it considered its own best interests has served as an example for other countries originally more willing to give in to the pressure exerted by EU. The Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) have been negotiated for just over a decade between More...

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Morgan Tsvangirai
By On Monday, August 12th, 2013

Tsvangirai! This Is Why President Mugabe Won The Election

 By: Tinomudaishe Chinyoka* I write as someone that has previously written, and been known as a supporter of the MDC. But, I guess in this life we are all allowed at least one mistake, and mine was to think More...

Zimbabwean Finance Minister Tendai Biti
By On Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Zimbabwean Finance Minister Tendai Biti rubbished reports that there was $217 left in the governments coffers.

 By: Colleen Goko  Zimbabwean Finance Minister Tendai Biti rubbished reports that there was $217 left in the governments coffers. Zimbabwean Finance Minister Tendai Biti Mr Biti was quoted as saying there More...

Zimbabwe may quit World Cup
By On Friday, January 4th, 2013

Broke Zimbabwe may quit World Cup

 Zimbabwe may be forced to withdraw from the 2014 World Cup qualifying competition as the national football association has no money for a fixture in Egypt during March, a senior official told AFP on Thursday. “There More...

South Africa Rand notes
By On Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

More South African companies face downgrades

 More South African companies are likely to face downgrades this year. According to the Business Day, rating agency Standard and Poor’s (S&P) warned that the “uncertain” global and domestic More...

Ms. Dlamini-Zuma - newly installed in the top job at the AU - but is South Africa best-suited for continental leadership?
By On Monday, November 26th, 2012

Does South Africa Really Understand Africa?

 By: Eliot Pence South Africa has spent over a decade defining itself as different from the rest of Africa. Now, as its foreign policy pivots back to Africa and seeks to cash in on the continent’s growth, More...

Southern African Development Community (Sadc)
By On Sunday, November 18th, 2012

The Southern African Development Community (Sadc),endorse common financial market

 By:  NTSAKISI MASWANGANYI The convergence of financial markets within the Southern African Development Community (Sadc) is gaining momentum following a recent endorsement by finance ministers from the 15 More...

Children playing football
By On Friday, October 5th, 2012

Manchester United ‘scout’ is a big fraud

 By: Nashira Davids Manchester United has warned South African parents about a scam calling on children to join its soccer school. Children playing football A fraudulent e-mail, which has been in circulation More...

AngloGold has been operating in South Africa for more than a century.
By On Friday, October 5th, 2012

South African miners launched a case against world no. 3 bullion producer, AngloGold Ashanti

 JOHANNESBURG – Thirty-one former South African miners launched a case against world no. 3 bullion producer AngloGold Ashanti on Thursday in the Johannesburg High Court, saying they contracted the lung More...

Police opened fire on thousands of strikers at Lonmin's platinum mine in Marikana, South Africa
By On Saturday, August 18th, 2012

South Africa:- Killing Field

 By: Alon Skuy, Kingdom Mabuza and Amukelani Chauke “Kill us too, please, abelungu [whites].” These were the words of a miner wounded when the police opened fire on thousands of strikers at Lonmin’s More...