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China-Africa engagement.
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China-Africa engagement: Has it peaked?

The key factors driving China’s Africa play are starting to wane

Paul Kagame.
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Exclusive interview: Paul Kagame

Rwanda’s outspoken leader on the country’s development strategy, the shortcomings of aid, and his political future

M23 Rebels.
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The fall of the M23: African geopolitics and the DRC

The end of the M23 insurgency signals a major shift in regional power relations

Bill Gates.
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Bill Gates: No room for complacency on polio

Billionaire philanthropist warns on backsliding in the fight against polio

African mobile.
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African mobile growth set to slow

The mobile revolution faces challenges

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South Africa’s gambling industry posts firm growth

New data shows strong growth in South African gambling sector

EU Africa.
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Trade talks set to disrupt Africa-Europe relations

Head of trade at the European Centre for Development Policy Management warns of the consequences if the EU and Africa fail to conclude their economic partnership agreements.

migrants in Niger.
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Gaps in African highway prove lethal to migrants

Gaps in the incomplete Trans-African Highway are partly to blame for the recent deaths of migrants in Niger

Tanzania Gas.
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Tanzania publishes new rules for oil and gas companies

Tanzania has launched a new Production Sharing Agreement (PSA) framework with tougher fiscal and operational terms, following epic natural gas discoveries by the likes of Statoil, Ophir Energy and BG Group.

Aloe plant forest.
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South Africa ready to issue fracking licenses

Africa’s biggest economy is close to issuing licenses for shale exploration, a year after lifting a ban on fracking

Ch 1: Playing the long game

Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline's vice president for East Africa, Allan Pamba, talks to This Is Africa about the company's outlook on the continent's shifting healthcare needs.

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