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Saturday, 7 February 2009

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Frenchay surgeon helps Zambia : surgeon from a Bristol hospital has helped perform the first spinal operation in Zambia in more than three decades (video clip).

Singapore firm to run Maamba : Nava Bharat was selected this week to run the Maamba coal mine in a strategic equity and technical partnership with ZCCM-IH. India's Vedanta Resources PLC and London-based energy company Aldwych International were among the unsuccessful bidders.

Investment in tourism slumps in Mozambique : Investments in tourism in Mozambique slumped by 24.3 per cent in 2008, the first decline after several years of growth.

Was Nkunda Arrested or Recalled Home? : The African Executive questions the events surrounding the arrest of the self-made 'general'.


  1. The Post subscription problems - there are problems renewing your subscription to The Post. I was wondering if I'm the only one, or whether everyone else has had this problem too.

    You end up on buggy pages with missing links, or they won't load properly.

    I wonder if anyone else has had problems subscribing or renewing subscriptions.

  2. It has problems.

    It is asking for renewal when the subscription has not expired.

  3. Sorry to hear it, but I'm glad I'm not the only one.

    I have been e-mailing them for days, but not response so far.

    If anyone else wants to have a go, send them a mail at:

  4. Ok, they're back online. Too bad I've missed quite a few great articles though. They're back, and that's what matters.

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  6. This was a test mail.Here as first time entrant.You are right the post has had issues to iron out in online subscription.I wrote them today and they got me cleared.They seem back to sober journalism on issues of late we can't afford to miss folowing.

  7. Mass surgery:

  8. More on low cost surgery and farmers health insurance plan:

  9. UK doctors: New superbug gene could spread widely


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