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Front Page Last Updated: Sep 20, 2019 - 11:48:59 AM


Labour
German workers voice support for US GM strike
The news of the strike of almost 50,000 General Motors (GM) workers in the US has spread like wildfire in German companies.

Sep 20, 2019 - 11:47:36 AM

Business
Mozambique harvesting 140,000 tonnes of cashew nuts
In the past five years, the production of cashew nuts in Mozambique has risen by 75 per cent – from 80,000 tonnes in the 2014/2015 agricultural year to 140,000 tonnes in 2018/2019, according to Agriculture Minister Higino de Marrule.

Sep 20, 2019 - 11:46:09 AM

Analyses
Anticipating a New Russian Military Doctrine In 2020: What It Might Contain and Why It Matters
Dara Massicot writes that given Russia’s intervention in Syria, deteriorating ties with the US, the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty’s collapse and more, it seems the time is approaching for Moscow to update its military doctrine.

Sep 20, 2019 - 11:44:37 AM

Dysfunctions
$1.3bn crude oil lost in six months
Nigeria lost $1.3bn worth of crude oil to theft and pipeline vandalism in the first six months of 2019, according to state governors, who looked into the criminal cases in the oil sector in the Niger Delta.

Sep 20, 2019 - 11:43:16 AM

Africa
In Nigeria, dreadlocks are entangled with beliefs about danger
A grown man wearing his hair in dreadlocks is bound to attract attention in Nigeria. And it’s not always positive attention. Many Nigerians, regardless of their education and status, view dreadlocked men as dangerous. The hairstyle sometimes even gets a violent reaction

Sep 20, 2019 - 11:41:40 AM

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