This is Conversations From Africa with Chris Bishop, Managing Editor of Forbes Africa Magazine.
This edition begins by returning to the chaos erupting in Zimbabwe, how will the Mugabe regime react to the the publics discontent and disorder?
Then, a subject familiar to our listeners – platinum. South Africa’s platinum Miners will be holding talks with the tough unions in South Africa seeking extra finances after facing difficulty with striking and falling commodities prices in recent times.
And lastly, the prime minister of Indian Narendra Modi spoke in South Africa over the weekend, it was all part of his tour of the African continent where he seeked to strengthen ties and encourage trade between Africa and the Indian sub-continent. The country has a strong relationship with South Africa which dates back for centuries and the current trading arrangements are hugely important for both parties.