14-Jul-2020 to 18:45

S/Africa: Customs officials bust smuggling racket

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African officials on Tuesday confiscated a consignment of rhino horn and other contraband worth millions of dollars which was about to be smuggled from Johannesburg’s main airport for several countries.

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14-Jul-2020 to 09:28

Ethiopia: Satellite images suggest controversial dam filled

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Satellite images of the areas around Ethiopia's controversial dam suggest that its reservoir has been filled, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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13-Jul-2020 to 18:21

Tributes pour for Mandela's late daughter

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday condoled the family of the late daughter of Nelson Mandela, Zindzi, who died at a Johannesburg hospital.

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13-Jul-2020 to 17:56

Mandela’s daughter Zindzi dies

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa's ambassador to Denmark, Zindzi Mandela, died at a Johannesburg hospital early Monday, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor has announced.

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13-Jul-2020 to 12:08

S/Africa’s liquor traders cry foul over alcohol sales ban

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The decision by the South African government to suspend the sales of alcohol is not the “answer to lessening coronavirus cases” in the country, the National Liquor Traders Council (NLTC) has said.

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12-Jul-2020 to 07:44

New Malawi demands ‘wealth creation’ – VP

APA-Pretoria (Malawi) — Just days into its administration and several arrests of senior officers for abusing office, Malawi’s Tonse Alliance regime will put in place mechanisms for “wealth creation,” Vice President Saulos Chilima has said.

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10-Jul-2020 to 18:03

Financial Services industry dominates trading at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services industry led the activity chart this week on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) with 629.368 million shares valued at N5.186 billion traded in 9,887 deals.

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