Zimbabwe has agreed to pay $3.5 billion in compensation to white farmers who lost their land through invasions 20 years. The money will compensate for improvements made to the land by farmers. It is being seen as an olive branch from the government and a step away from the antagonistic days of the late president Robert Mugabe. Zimbabwe Finance Minister, Mthuli Ncube and veteran farmer Ben Freeth join CNBC Africa for more.
Boeing has pledged $100 million in compensation to the families of the lives lost in the crashes of Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 operating their 737 max model, in which a total of 346 lives were lost. One of the lawyers involved in the representation of the Kenyan lives lost in the tragedy, Chege Njoroge of Lesinko, Njoroge & Gathogo Advocates joins CNBC Africa for more.
A pipeline operated by NNPC that runs from Escravos to the Warri refinery has been leaking crude since it broke on Aug. 17 in Delta state.