Blog entries from: The Africa Chronicles


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July 25 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Fri Jul 25 2014, 08:24:00

A South African Rhino poacher has been sentenced to 77 years in jail for killing three rhinos, the heaviest penalty imposed by authorities as part of desperate efforts to curb poaching and the illegal trade of rhino horn.

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July 19 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Sat Jul 19 2014, 11:56:00

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is set to earn millions of dollars from the sale of a family-owned stake in Brookside, Kenya's largest dairy company.

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July 17 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Thu Jul 17 2014, 18:36:00

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan plans to borrow as much as $1 billion from foreign institutions to aid Nigerian security forces in fighting the Islamist terrorist group Boko Haram.

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From The Africa Chronicles Thu Jul 17 2014, 03:32:00

Nigerian multi-millionaire banker Jim Ovia has been appointed the chairman of , the commercial bank he co-founded more than two decades ago. According to a news report by Nigeria's Vanguard newspaper, Ovia, who is one of the wealthiest men in Africa with a fortune FORBES estimates at $900 million, will take over as chairman of [...]

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July 16 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Wed Jul 16 2014, 19:26:00

Nigerian multi-millionaire Orji Uzor Kalu wants the Nigerian government to negotiate with the dreaded Islamic terrorist group, Boko Haram - and for good reason

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July 8 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Tue Jul 8 2014, 14:22:00

Meet ten inspiring Africans, all aged 39 and under, who have built million-dollar and multi-million dollar fortunes in Africa.

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July 6 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Sun Jul 6 2014, 14:09:00

Here are 10 inspirational quotes from Zimbabwe's richest man, Strive Masiyiwa, to guide you through the week and always.

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July 4 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Fri Jul 4 2014, 17:51:00

Malaysian multimillionaire Anthony Fernandes is moving into the hospitality business in Kenya.

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July 3 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Thu Jul 3 2014, 12:05:00

Africa's wealthiest man Aliko Dangote has pledged to build 11 health centers in Kano, a large commercial state in Nigeria's North-Western region, in an effort to ensure routine immunization and the general physical health of indigenes of the state.

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July 1 2014

From The Africa Chronicles Tue Jul 1 2014, 10:34:00

KKR & Co. L.P, an American multinational private equity firm, has concluded its acquisition of a stake in Afriflora, an Ethiopian-based large-scale grower and distributor of roses.

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