The economy of Africa consists of the trade, industry, agricultural, and human resource of the continent As of 2019, approximately 1.3billion people were living in 54 countries in Africa. Africa is a resource-rich continent. Recent growth has been due to growth in sales in commodities, services, and manufacturing.
JACKSON, Calif. (AP) — Evacuation orders were expanded Tuesday for remote California communities near a wildfire that may have been sparked by fireworks or a barbecue on the Fourth of July in a mountainous region that's a top tourism destination ... He said firefighters were working to keep flames confined to unpopulated canyon areas ... .
China has suspended two health officials in a southern county for "ignoring" the case of a baby boy who was allegedly abducted from his parents by local officials in the 1990s. His parents recently petitioned police in Guangxi province to investigate ... The case has sparked outrage towards the authorities on social media ... More on this story ... .
Veteran guitarist Carlos Santana passed out on stage at a US concert on Tuesday night after he was overcome by heat exhaustion and dehydration ... "To one and all, thank you for your precious prayers ... .
The pro-independent forces in Taiwan have been making dangerous moves ever since the Democratic Progressive Party assumed power on the island in 2016, heightening tensions across the Straits. And after the Russia-Ukraine conflict broke out, some people have launched a "GreatTranslation Movement" aimed at smearing the mainland ... .
Torrential monsoon rains and flash floods killed at least 29 people and injured several others in southwestern and northern Pakistan over the past 24 hours, officials and local media said on Wednesday ... The provincial disaster management authorities put the number at 14 ... The Meteorological Department has forecast more rains in the next 48 hours ... .
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — The man suspected in the Fourth of July mass shooting in a Chicago suburb has been charged with seven counts of first-degree murder, but officials expect there will be dozens more. If convicted of the murders of seven people, Robert E. Crimo III will be sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole ... "It breaks my heart ... .
ArcelorMittal, one of the world’s largest steelmakers, has resumed shipments to Russia just a month after suspending deliveries, the Kommersant business daily reported late Monday. ArcelorMittal removed Russian materials from its supply chain in March in response to Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine...Submit ... ....