[Council on Foreign Relations] Washington, DC -Nigeria and South Africa have been the two African countries of greatest strategic importance to the United States. They are the two largest economies on the continent, and a major venue for U.S.
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -Some 400,000 people are believed to be trapped in some form of modern slavery in the United States, according to the Global Slavery Index
TWO YEARS ago the chairman of Iran’s national airline was eager to travel the world and spend a few billion dollars. In December 2016 Farhad Parvaresh shook hands with a Boeing executive to buy 80 passenger jets
[The Patriot] A 20.46 carat blue diamond discovered at the Debswana Orapa Mine late in 2018, which was initially a rough 41.11 carat stone, has finally been unveiled to the public.
[Premium Times] The latest report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ranking Nigeria as the world’s second worst user of sovereign wealth funds is “fundamentally flawed”, the Nigerian government says.
[Premium Times] The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, has announced the release of a summarised version of the National Assembly’s 2018 budget.
[Vanguard] The International Monetary Fund, (IMF) says it is concerned over escalating conflicts which have adversely affected the African region’s economy in the last two decades.
[This Day] Washington DC -The International Monetary Fund (IMF), yesterday in Washington DC, United States, declared that Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account (ECA) was not achieving the goals for which it was set up.
[allAfrica] Reports from Cameroon say the U.S.
[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo City Court on Tuesday sentenced the former Mozambican ambassador to the United States, Amelia Sumbana, to ten years imprisonment for embezzlement, money laundering and abuse of her office.