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Africa Last Updated: Aug 22, 2014 - 6:45:42 AM


Africa
South Africa Opens Space for Traditional Rulers to Claim Land
The pace of land reform in South Africa has long been criticized as too slow

Aug 22, 2014 - 6:44:22 AM

Africa
The Vanguard of Russia's New Foreign Policy
When Tsar Nicholas II abdicated his throne in 1917, he addressed neither the Russian people nor the Provisional Government, but rather the Chief of Staff of the Russian Army. This was because the Russian army was the last remaining arbiter of stability in the country which, as historian Richard Pipes noted, “…in Nicholas’s eyes the army command was the one remaining bearer of sovereignty.”

Aug 19, 2014 - 8:03:27 AM

Africa
African Minerals Names New CEO, Gets $248m Cash Injection
Sierra Leone-focused iron ore miner African Minerals has named a new chief executive and obtained access to $248-million in cash through an agreement with Chinese partner Shandong Iron and Steel Group (Shandong).

Aug 19, 2014 - 8:02:14 AM

Africa
Peace Deal Leaves Integration of Renamo to Further Negotiations
The peace agreement between Renamo and the government was published by Mozambican media at the weekend, and is unexpectedly vague - leaving many problems for future negotiations.

Aug 19, 2014 - 7:51:56 AM

Africa
Mugabe Takes Over at SADC Bloc in Endorsement of Election Win
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe won an endorsement from his fellow Southern African leaders to head the main political bloc in the region, an affirmation of his victory in last year’s disputed elections.

Aug 18, 2014 - 5:42:08 AM

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