Friday, 8 July 2016

U-Report: Saudi Arabia's Proposal To Destroy Prophet Mohammed’s Tomb And Move Remains To Anonymous Grave Risks New Muslim Division

King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

 Reported By Stephen Lawan

One of Islam’s most revered holy sites – the tomb of the Prophet Mohammed – could be destroyed and his body removed to an anonymous grave under plans which threaten to spark discord across the Muslim world.

News Release: Brexit Impact On Africa

(African markets will suffer from market volatility. Long-term implications subject to global agenda)

The short-term implications of Brexit for African economies will be mainly noticeable through market volatility. However, according to Control Risks and NKC African Economics, the longer-term impacts on Africa from Brexit are speculative and depend as much on the attitude of future British governments as on the terms of exit. The longer term implications – both economic and geopolitical – hinge on what the terms of Britain leaving the EU are, and how this feeds through transmission mechanism to Africa through trade, aid and soft power and political influence.