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  1. SOCO International plc (SIA) Given "Hold" Rating at InvestecRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "hold" rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Investec in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, MarketBeat reports. They currently have a GBX 145 target price on the stock.

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  2. Profitability Concerns Spark a Rethink Among Global Telcos in AfricaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Lagos , November 11 , 2015 - Africa may well be the next frontier for growth and expansion for global telecom operators, but a number of major players have encountered serious challenges around the profitability of their investments in trying to establish a sustainable and economically viable footprint on the continent. And, according to global technology research and consulting firm International Data Corporation , these challenges have led some global telcos to reconsider their plans for the region Etisalat Group, for example, entered into an agreement in 2014 that saw Maroc Telecom acquire its subsidiaries operating under the Moov brand in Francophone West Africa .

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  3. SOCO International plc (LON:SIA) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold" from AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    SOCO International plc has received a consensus recommendation of "Hold" from the fifteen ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports . Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company.

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  4. Africanews launches with coverage of AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | The China Post

    The Africanews channel launched Monday with coverage of the continent in English and French that is only available online for now, but which its backers hope to expand to TV broadcasts soon. The start-up aims to cover news from a purely African perspective and transmit on TV networks "within weeks," following the model of its sister operation Euronews in Lyon, France, said Michael Peters, who heads the two news operations.

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  5. Kenya men's volleyball team pulls out of Africa Olympics qualifiersRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Kenya's men's volleyball team has withdrawn from the Africa Olympics qualifier tournament, which starts on Wednesday in Brazzaville, Congo. Martin Makokha, the Kenya Volleyball Federation Vice Chairman, confirmed that the team has pulled out of the competition, citing financial constraints and lack of government commitment.

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  6. Africanews channel launches with continent-focused coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2016 | Bizcommunity

    LYON, FRANCE: The Africanews channel launched Monday with coverage of the continent in English and French that is only available online for now, but which its backers hope to expand to TV broadcasts soon. The start-up aims to cover news from a purely African perspective and transmit on TV networks "within weeks", following the model of its sister operation Euronews in Lyon, France, said Michael Peters, who heads the two news operations.

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  7. SOCO International plc (SIA) Insider Buys A 6,948.82 in StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    SOCO International plc insider Watts,Mike J acquired 4,426 shares of SOCO International plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 30th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 157 per share, with a total value of 6,948.82 .

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  8. Republic of Congo sets presidential election dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

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  9. What to Watch: Africa 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | CFR.org

    Boys play on the roof of the entrance to a football stadium in Gao February 20, 2013. While western governments are currently transfixed on events in Iraq and Syria, it is important that they do not forget Africa.

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  10. Zambia's top striker joins Congo clubRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Zambia's national soccer team top striker Winstone Kalengo has joined Congo Brazzaville side AC Leopards on a one year deal, his club said on Tuesday. Kalengo, who helped local club Zesco United win this year's super league after scoring 18 goals, has since been excused from joining the national soccer team currently preparing for the Rwanda 2016 African Nations Championship .

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  11. Congo Blocks Theater Festival After Director Criticizes Country's PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Artforum Intl.

    President of the Republic of the Congo, Denis Sassou Nguesso, has blocked an international theater festival from putting on performances in public establishments in the country's capital, Brazzaville. According to Le Figaro , the move is a reaction to negative comments made about the President by Congolese playwright, actor, and director DieudonnA Niangouna.

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  12. Getting rid of foreign talent robbed Amavubi their valuable strike force in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | Umukino

    The mandate of Nzamwita Vincent, the current President of Rwanda Football Federation has ended 2015 on a mixed note. Nzamwita's term which will be coming to a climax in 2018 has had its good, fair and bad sides to talk about.

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  13. Congo-Brazzaville: Opposition Gives Pre-Conditions for PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Leaders of radical opposition parties in Congo on Saturday, December 26, 2015 denounced President Denis Sassou Nguesso's intention to organize anticipated elections in the country and insisted that any election organized in the first quarter of 2016 in contravention of the July 2016 previewed period will be illegal. The opposition leaders grouped under the umbrella organizations Initiative for Democracy in Congo and Republic Front for the Respect of Constitutional Order and Democratic Change met in the capital Brazzaville.

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  14. Global Voice Group could assist the governments of emerging Europe in ...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | PR Leap

    December 22, 2015 - In 2015, the telecoms operators of some countries belonging to the European Union applied higher termination rates for calls from outside the EU territory. While it is true, in recent years, that the EU has approved an important policy on the unification of termination rates within EU territory, it has not, in fact, regulated calls coming from outside EU territory.

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  15. Congo leader plans to bring forward presidential voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Brazzaville: The Republic of Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso said Tuesday he planned to call a presidential election early next year, sooner than scheduled. Under the terms of a controversial new constitution adopted after an October referendum that would allow Sassou Nguesso to extend his term in office, an election was due to be held in July.

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  16. Rwanda's Umushyikirano: What Went Right Or Wrong All Comes Out HereRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Bahoneza

    In June 2011, Seraphine Mukantabana, now Minister of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs , returned to Rwanda, ending 17 years of exile life from far away Congo-Brazzaville. Mukantabana had always wanted to express her appreciation to the government for the good reception after returning.

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  17. Africa: Exclusive - CFA Zone in Search of Monetary SovereigntyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    THERE are rising calls for the French-speaking African countries to ensure the independence of their currencies from the former colonial powerhouse, France. The currency is in use in Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo-Brazzaville, Equatorial Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo, among others.

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  18. Clinging to power: The African leaders who won't stand downRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | The Peninsula

    Kinshasa: Even the fate of Blaise Compaore, who was ousted after a bloody uprising in 2014 after 27 years as president of Burkina Faso, has not been enough to deter other African leaders from clinging to power long after their constitutions demanded they go. Denis Sassou Nguesso, who has now led Congo-Brazzaville for more than 31 years, and Paul Kagame, Rwanda's head of state since 1994, both ordered referendums which will allow them to run again in 2016 and 2017 respectively.

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  19. SOCO International plc (SIA) Earns "Underweight" Rating from BarclaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "underweight" rating reissued by stock analysts at Barclays in a report released on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They presently have a GBX 150 price target on the stock.

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  20. SOCO International plc (SIA) Receives Underweight Rating from BarclaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    's stock had its "underweight" rating reaffirmed by analysts at Barclays in a research note issued on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. They presently have a GBX 150 price target on the stock.

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