2012-02-24 17:58:52BBC Africa Debate Explores the Pros and Cons of Land Acquisitions By Foreign Companies[Concord]
BBC World Service's new monthly programme, BBC Africa Debate, will bring to the fore the issue of land acquisitions in Africa. Broadcast on Friday 24 February from Freetown, Sierra Leone, the debate is presented by BBC Africa's Alex Jakana, and Justin Rowlatt, correspondent for BBC's TV current-affairs programme, Newsnight.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:54Run-Off Scheduled for May 18[VOA]Guinea-Bissau's election commission has confirmed a presidential run-off vote will take place on May 18.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:53Govt Denies Army Chief Sacking Linked to Conflict[VOA]South Sudan's Minister of Information said the removal of the country's army chief by President Salva Kiir is a normal release and retirement that usually takes place in the army.
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