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UK Slaps Sanctions On Four Mnangagwa Allies

UK Slaps Sanctions On Four Mnangagwa Allies

The United Kingdom (UK) has slapped targeted sanctions on four top allies to President Emmerson Mnangagwa, among them security chiefs, accusing them of having a hand in the killing of Zimbabwean protesters. According to a statement Monday by British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, those targeted are state security minister Owen Ncube and intelligence director Isaac […]

Iran Sanctions May Not Cause Oil Shortage In Nigeria – Says, Petroleum Minister

Iran Sanctions May Not Cause Oil Shortage In Nigeria – Says, Petroleum Minister

U.S. sanctions on Iran won’t necessarily translate into a global shortage of oil, according to Nigerian Petroleum Minister Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu. “Everybody assumes that once they put the sanctions on Iran, you’re going to lose that production,” Kachikwu said in Cape Town, appealing for patience until there’s more clarity on the impact of the penalties. […]