South Africa's government has slowed its nuclear power expansion plans, according to a draft energy paper, although state energy utility Eskom said the country should stick to its original plan of bringing a new plant online by 2025.
- Tuesday, 15 November 2016 08:24
South Africa's Chamber of Mines said today that a Labour Court decision overturning a government-imposed safety stoppage at an AngloGold Ashanti mine placed limits on the power of state inspectors.
- Monday, 14 November 2016 12:24
Mozambique wants to strike a debt restructuring deal before the end of this year and aims to treat bondholders on par with its other commercial creditors, the country's legal advisor has announced.
- Thursday, 10 November 2016 18:22
- Crystal Orderson and Patrick Smith
The African National Congress’s (ANC) show of parliamentary support for President Jacob Zuma against an opposition no-confidence motion was badly damaged when 35 of the party’s MPs failed to vote after a raucous parliamentary debate on 10 November.
- Thursday, 10 November 2016 09:05
- Patrick Smith in Johannesburg
South Africa's President Jacob Zuma is unlikely to be in parliament on Thursday for the no-confidence vote against him demanded by opposition MPs.