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Armyworm outbreak threatens food security in southern Africa.

Source: Famine Early Warning System Network, Southern African Development Community, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, World Food Programme, UN Children's Fund, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, World Vision Country: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Armyworm outbreak threats food security in Southern Africa.

Source: Famine Early Warning System Network, Southern African Development Community, UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, World Food Programme, UN Children's Fund, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, World Vision Country: Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Sinopec pays US$1b for African assets.

SINOPEC will pay almost US$1 billion for a 75 percent stake in Chevron Corp’s South African assets and its subsidiary in Botswana to secure its first major refinery in Africa, the companies said yesterday. China Petroleum and Chemical Corp, better known as Sinopec, said the assets include a 100,000-barrel-per-day ...

- Shanghai Daily - CN

Alecto prepares for first blast at Mowana project.

Alecto Minerals is moving at speed' towards delivering continuous production and first sales from the Mowana copper project, in Botswana, with the first blast expected to take place within days. With appointed drill and blast contractor Capital Drilling mobilising its equipment to site, an interim local contractor will ...

- Mining Weekly - ZA

China's Sinopec Buys First Major African Refinery In Chevron Deal.

China's Sinopec agrees to pay almost $1 billion for a 75% stake in Chevron Corp's South African assets and its subsidiary in Botswana, securing its first major refinery on the continent.

- Rigzone.com - US

Botswana's Ian Khama to step down next year.

The Southern Times newspaper Monday said President Khama, who also leads the ruling Botswana Democratic Party , will be replaced by deputy President Mokgweetsi Masisi

- Daily Monitor - UG

S. Sudan monitors renew calls for inclusive transitional gov't.

March 15, 2017 - The Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission has renewed the need for inclusivity in the Transitional Government of National Unity in order to stop the war and to avert the further spread of famine. Speaking during a plenary meeting at the Crown Hotel in Juba on Wednesday, Festus Mogae told the JMEC ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

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