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African press review 15 October 2015

The danger of a strike by gold miners in South Africa recedes; Keya wants faster action on east African regional integration; we now know when Burkin Faso's postponed elections are going to be held, ...

African press review 14 October 2015

The coal sector strike is over in South Africa; the dispute between the ANC and Thuli Madonsela is not. Nigeria has asked for international help to get the missing oil billions back.
Haile Selassie, Ethiopian emperor and "elect of God", died 40 years ago
27/08/2015 - Ethiopia

Lion of Judah or pro-Western dictator? Haile Selasse still debated 40 years after his death

On 27 August 1975 a French reporter phoned the Ethiopian imperial palace, which had been overrun by Marxist army officers the previous year. Haile Selassie I came to the phone.

African press review 20 June 2015

Did President Jacob Zuma and ministers plot Sudan's Omar al-Bashir's escape?

African press review 19 June 2015

Spend thrifts in Nigeria shiver as President Buhari places half of the presidential fleet on sale.

African press review 18 June 2015

No easy way out of the ICC for South Africa after Omar al -Beshir fiasco.

African press review 17 June 2015

A constitutional crisis looms in South Africa as the executive, parliament and judiciary braze for a fight over the country's ICC statute after Pretoria allowed Sudan's Omar al -Beshir to flee ...

African press review 16 June 2015

An update on the whereabouts of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who did not spend the night in a South African jail.

African press review 15 June 2015

Will South Africa have the political courage to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir and hand him over to the International Criminal Court? Probably not.

African press review 13 June 2015

There's a promise on company tax and mining royalties from South Africa's finance minister in today's papers, Standard & Poor's says the South African economic outlook is stable, African editors ...