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What you need to know about Zimbabwe and EU’s political talks to ease tensions created in Mugabe-era

Zimbabwe and the European Union began political talks on Wednesday aimed at turning the page on hostile relations during Robert Mugabe’s rule.

Strive Masiyiwa optimistic about Mnangagwa, calls for removal of sanctions

CNBC Africa’s Karabo Letlhatlha speaks to Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, Founder & Chairman of global telecommunications group Econet about the state of governance in Africa, Zimbabwe's political and economic problems and why he won’t stop investing despite political troubles.

Will South Africa face sanctions over land reform? Here’s what Ramaphosa thinks…

Ramaphosa recently announced the ANC plans to change the constitution to allow the expropriation of land without compensation.

Landlocked Zimbabwe calls for end of sanctions at U.N. oceans summit

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe used an address on Monday at the opening of the first United Nations conference on oceans to call for an end to sanctions on his landlocked country.

Standard Chartered to review Sudan links after U.S. sanctions move

The sanctions relief will come in six months if Sudan takes further steps to improve its human rights record.

Gabon leader's legitimacy rejected by opposition

Ping ridiculed Bongo's earlier appeals for talks.