U.S. President Barack Obama, for the third year in a row, has waived almost all U.S. sanctions that would punish certain countries that use child soldiers. Most of the countries are in Africa and child soldiers are mostly black.… Read the rest
Africa needs to be better represented in the United Nations security council, President Jacob Zuma said on Friday.
“About 70% of the agenda of the UN security council is taken up by issues from the African continent,” Zuma said in … Read the rest
Living in South Africa, one gets used to being called a moron by every visiting foreigner, especially ones of the liberal to left-wing persuasion. After all, they seem to reason, we do not know anything about our … Read the rest
“Who comes to Africa to actually do their best research? People come … Read the rest
Banking institutions Barclays and its subsidiary Absa are discussing combining to operate as one bank in Africa.
“This is expected to involve the combination of Barclays interests in Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and the Indian Ocean with Absa, … Read the rest