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The Mozambican police have announced the arrest on Thursday night of four Americans and one British citizen at the airport in the northern city of Nampula, in unauthorized possession of weaponry.
AFRICANGLOBE - Samsung, today (March 18), announced that it has concluded an agreement with the government of Ethiopia to establish a laptop and printer assembly plant in the country over the next few months. The announcement was made during the Fourth International Samsung Conference in Cape Town, South Africa.
Al Qaeda-linked Islamists declared they had secured full control of Mali's desert north, a day after pushing their former Tuareg separatist allies out of the town of Gao in a gun battle that killed at least 20 people.The appropriation...
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AFRICANGLOBE - The Justice Department is moving to close an investigation into the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. — clearing the white police officer who shot the black teenager, according to a report Wednesday.
AFRICANGLOBE - Britain is to send dozens of troops to Somalia and possibly South Sudan to allegedly train soldiers and boost security in the region, Downing Street said Monday.
AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa's Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has identified 10 potential Special Economic Zones (SEZs) countrywide, and will soon be conducting feasibility studies to determine their viability, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies.
The upcoming political transition in China will not result in a change in Beijing's Africa policy, according to Dr Martyn Davies of Frontier Advisory,...