Barton Heyman

November 16, 2017

Africa Update: Zimbabweans elated but cautious as Mugabe flounders

On Harare’s streets, many expressed amazement and delight Wednesday that President Robert Mugabe’s long reign may be coming to a close, but people also admitted the […]
November 16, 2017

Africa Update: Zimbabwe army launches takeover against ‘criminals’ around Mugabe, says president ‘safe’

Zimbabwe’s military seized power early on Wednesday targeting “criminals” around President Robert Mugabe but gave assurances on national television that the 93-year-old leader and his family […]
November 16, 2017

World Update: UK cyber security chief blames Russia for hacker attacks

Russia has launched cyber attacks on the UK media, telecoms and energy sectors in the past year, Britain’s cyber security chief said Wednesday, amid reports of […]
November 16, 2017

Nigeria Update: NSE’s All-share index plummets by 0.9%

The reign of the bears continued unabated on the trading floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), as major highly capitalised stocks depreciated in price, resulting […]