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African governments’ quest for cheap electricity keeps millions in the dark

Most of us have seen the famous NASA composite photograph showing the world at night, which starkly highlights Africa as a truly “dark continent”. With an electrification rate of 42% in 2016, Africa lags all other regions in the world, with the lowest rates in rural areas, according to the World Bank. ...Read More

Zambia’s deportation of Biti condemned

Lusaka - The deportation of Tendai Biti, a senior Zimbabwean opposition figure from Zambia where he had earlier Wednesday sought asylum despite a court order, has fuelled concerns of human rights violations among concerned groups. ...Read More

Chisora makes a big statement

HARARE - IT was a vicious punch, a feign with his left fooled his opponent and opened the space and the right hand that was then unleashed was a bomb, connecting with all his punching power, it crashed right into the face of Carlos Takam and sent the Frenchman slumping onto the canvas of London’s O2 Arena. ...Read More

MDC Alliance principal Biti arrested

MDC-Alliance principal Tendai Biti has been arrested by the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) and is currently in police custody, a senior police official has confirmed. ...Read More

Ramaphosa to attend ED’s inauguration

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has confirmed he will attend President-elect Emmerson Mnangagwa’s inauguration on Sunday. ...Read More

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