Tag: border

Rwanda shuts border near Goma after second case of Ebola fever confirmed in the DRC city

Congo’s presidency said on Thursday that Rwandan authorities had closed the border between Goma and its nearest town of Gisenyi for all people other than...

Augusto and Co: AfCFTA to boost Nigeria’s capital market

Augusto and Co say the Nigerian capital market must begin to position itself for cross border listings as they believe Nigeria's signing of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement throws up some significant upsides. Head of Research at Augusto and Co, Jimi Ogbobine joins CNBC Africa for more.

Former rivals Eritrea and Ethiopia reopen border crossing for the first time in 20 years

The Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to end two decades of hostility.

Plane crash kills six people in eastern Zimbabwe

Six people were killed when a small plane crashed in eastern Zimbabwe near the border with Mozambique, a state-owned newspaper said on Tuesday. The Mozambican-registered eight-seater plane crashed into the Vumba mountains near...

Uganda says over 50 police & tribal insurgents killed in clashes

Police said the people it simply described as "attackers" were fighting to create an independent state in the area.

20 killed in Somalia as ceasefire collapses

Galmudug and Puntland are clashing in the town of Galkayo, which straddles their common border.