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32 days ago
Mugabe wil lead from the grave, says Grace
Mugabe wil lead from the grave, says Grace

First Lady Grace Mugabe told Zanu PF supporters that President Robert Mugabe was chosen by God and would continue to lead ...

32 days ago
Thousands stage pro-Mugabe march in Zim
Thousands stage pro-Mugabe march in Zim

Several thousand Zimbabweans joined a march through Harare in support of President Robert Mugabe.

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Nigerian governor declares ‘war’ against herdsmen
Nigerian governor declares ‘war’ against herdsmen

Governor Ayo Fayose declared “war” against nomadic herdsmen, after another deadly attack in an escalating conflict killed two people.

32 days ago
Foreign companies to search for black boxes
Foreign companies to search for black boxes

EgyptAir will contract two foreign companies to help search for the black boxes of its plane that crashed in the Mediterranean.

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Congolese teacher ‘murdered’ in India
Congolese teacher ‘murdered’ in India

African nationals in New Delhi live in a “pervading climate of fear and insecurity”, a group of African ambassadors has said.

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Liberia’s top politician Sherman arrested
Liberia’s top politician Sherman arrested

The chairman of Liberia's ruling Unity Party, Varney Sherman, was arrested in connection with a vast system of political bribery.

32 days ago
Foreign powers to blame for refugee exodus
Foreign powers to blame for refugee exodus

President Isaias Afwerki claimed the exodus of youth to Europe is a deliberate policy fomented by foreign powers to weaken the country.

32 days ago
Kenya troops ‘kill 21’ al-Shabaab fighters
Kenya troops ‘kill 21’ al-Shabaab fighters

Kenya's military said it had killed 21 al-Shabaab fighters in Somalia where its troops are trying to defeat the militant Islamist group.

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Over half of Malawi’s population ‘need food aid’
Over half of Malawi’s population ‘need food aid’

More than half of Malawi's population is in need of food aid after an El Nino-induced drought decimated crops, the minister of agriculture said.

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Take our special #AfricaDay quiz
Take our special #AfricaDay quiz

May 25 is recognised as Africa Day. Take our quiz and see how well you know our diverse continent.

32 days ago
#EgyptAir: Body parts 'point to blast on plane'
#EgyptAir: Body parts 'point to blast on plane'

A forensics official has said human remains retrieved from the area where EgyptAir flight 804 crashed point to an explosion on board.

32 days ago
‘5 600 migrants rescued in just two days’
‘5 600 migrants rescued in just two days’

About 3 000 migrants were saved off the Libyan coast in 23 separate rescue missions, the Italian coastguard said.

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#AfricaDay: UN chief upbeat
#AfricaDay: UN chief upbeat

“What is good for Africa is good for the world,” UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon said ahead of Africa Day today.

32 days ago
#EgyptAir plane had no problems before takeoff
#EgyptAir plane had no problems before takeoff

The EgyptAir jet that disappeared last week did not have any technical problems before leaving Paris.

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#EgyptAir: Egypt denies explosion reports
#EgyptAir: Egypt denies explosion reports

Egypt's head of forensics denied reports that an initial examination of human remains pointed towards an explosion, state news said.