Thursday, November 15, 2018

Has Africa Become Chinese Property?

6 Eastern African countries currently owe China over $29.4 Billion which they cannot repay; yet China is willing to provide more funding. If China...

Zambia Airways revived after 24 years

Zambia Airways is to be revived after 24 years thanks to a $30m (£24m) deal with Ethiopian Airlines. Africa’s newest national carrier is to begin...

Top 10 African countries that owe the colonizers the most money

By now we know that Africa is the land of many resources yet, most of the people inhabiting the continent reap little benefit from...

China opens free trade zone in Djibouti

The first phase of a Chinese-built Free Trade Zone - billed as Africa's largest - opens today in Djibouti. The nearly 50 sq km (31...

Akon wants to build ‘real-life Wakanda’ using a currency called AKoin

Akon says he's planning to release a new cryptocurrency named after himself - called Akoin. Speaking at the Cannes Lions Festival on Monday, the Locked...

Battling to save the world’s bananas

As a deadly disease spreads, the fight for a banana plantation in northern Mozambique might hold the key to saving the world's favourite fruit. Five...

Elon Musk sells $5m of Boring Company flamethrowers

South African billionaire Elon Musk has claimed to have sold $5m (£3.5m) of flamethrowers through his Boring Company since the weekend. The tech entrepreneur, who...

How South African Billionaire, Christo Weise, Lost Over $2 Billion in a Day

South African billionaire Christo Wiese has made headlines again for the wrong reasons. The retail king made headlines in 2009 after British customs detained...

Bitcoin bonanza after military takeover

“A political earthquake and its economic aftershocks” - that would be a fitting title for the current events unfolding in Zimbabwe. The country has gone...

Alibaba smashes record with sales volume exceeding $25 billion

China’s “Double 11” shopping day has concluded with a bang, with Alibaba smashing its Singles’ Day record. The e-commerce giant’s Taobao and T-mall, which are...

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Will Smith’s Son, Jaden Smith Comes Out As Gay, Dating Tyler The Creator (Video)

Will Smith‘s son Jaden Smith has come out as gay, and disclosed that he and rapper Tyler The Creator are dating. Tyler publicly came...

UN to lift sanctions on Eritrea

Diplomats at the United Nations say they expect the Security Council to vote unanimously later on Wednesday to lift the sanctions against Eritrea. It comes...

SA pink diamond fetches record price

A rare pink diamond has fetched 50.3m Swiss francs ($50m; £38.5m) at auction, a record price per carat. Pink Legacy, weighing in at just under...