Several people were wounded in a bomb blast in Maiduguri on Saturday, a city in remote northeastern Nigeria which has been plagued by almost daily attacks from a radical Islamist sect.
This is the video of a short moment of Moussa Ibrahim’s speech.
JOHANNESBURG, July 20 – South Africa’s targeted consumer inflation quickened to its highest level in 15 months in June, data showed on Wednesday, but this was in line with market expectations and not likely to persuade the Reserve Bank against leaving interest rates unchanged. (more…)
PRETORIA, July 21 – South Africa’s Reserve Bank left its repo rate unchanged as expected on Thursday, saying a forecast that inflation would now breach its upper target level by year-end was balanced by risks to fragile economic growth. (more…)
WHAT TO WATCH NEXT WEEK
Monday, 25 July
Trucks apparently carrying military aid found amid medical and other supplies on a Qatari flight to Libya.
Video report of RT about allegedly crimes committed by Nato who seems to have killed black people. RT interviews a journalist covering the war on Libya.
There was an 8.3% increase in the number of high net-worth individuals (HNWI) last year.
The 10.9 million dollar millionaires — each with at least $1-million to invest — boast assets in the region of $42.7-trillion. This is according to the World Wealth Report 2011, distributed by Capgemini and Merrill Lynch Global Wealth Management. (more…)
Everyone in Zimbabwe is afraid of the police, and the fear is well founded, especially in light of the regular arbitrary arrests of innocent people. In Zimbabwean a person is guilty until the police feel that he is innocent, that is fact. (more…)
The extended fighting in Libya has brought a French proposal that leader Muammar Gaddafi be allowed to stay in the country. (more…)