The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has suspended all train services, including the transportation of copper following a strike by workers in Africa's number two producer of the metal, the company's spokesperson said on Wednesday.
Zambia has lifted a ban on night driving for truckers, imposed to improve road safety. This comes after mining companies in Africa's second biggest copper producer said the decision had hit commercial activity.
Nigeria's Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) plans to go ahead with a forensic audit of oil company Oando Plc, it said in a statement late on Tuesday, despite the suspension of the commission's director.
The Somali government, leaders from the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) have called for greater investment in Somalia’s economic development to create more job opportunities and improve its living conditions.
Barrick Gold, the world's biggest gold miner, is staking new ground in a dogged push to overhaul its operations, seeking scarce artificial intelligence experts to oversee projects using technology for everything from exploration to robot-run mining.