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Two Dutch airmen serving with the UN have died in...

Two  Dutch airmen serving with the UN have died in a helicopter crash. Two Dutch airmen serving with the United Nations in Mali, died after...

Sierra Leone president sacks deputy for seeking asylum in a foreign...

(Reuters)- Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Koroma has sacked Vice President for seeking asylum in a foreign embassy. Samuel Sam-Sumana had requested asylum at the...

Kenya Nakuru town gets free, high-speed WiFi

The Nakuru County Government has launched a high-capacity free Wi-Fi in the Nakuru town of Kenya.  This is in partnership with Liquid Telecom Kenya. Nakuru...

Lesotho’s new prime minister sworn in

Lesotho's new Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili has been sworn in. During his inauguration, the Prime minister admitted his country was facing major challenges after an...

Long- term breastfeeding linked to high IQ

A new research suggests that breastfeeding newborns for long helps enhance brain development. The research that was done in Brazil traced almost 3,500 babies from...

Senegal president Macky Sall offers to reduce presidential term

(The Guardian) Senegal's President Macky Sall on Tuesday proposed a referendum on reducing his mandate by two years. Macky Sall proposes a referendum on reducing his...

Godson Okoye, Nigeria’s presidential candidate 2015

                  Godson Okoye  is the candidate for the position of Presidency in Nigeria 2015 election running from the United Democratic Party (UDP) platform. He is relatively...

Schools Re-open in Adamawa State in Nigeria

Schools in Shangui, one of the recaptured towns in Nigeria's Northeast city of Adamawa have resumed learning. This is after four months after Boko Haram...

Nigerian University Students Make Car

The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) at the weekend unveiled a car that was manufactured by the institution's Department of Mechanical Engineering. While unveiling the...

Judges sacked for watching pornography

    Three judges in Britain have been sacked  for using their official accounts to view pornographic content. In his ruling the Lord Chief Justice said even...

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Desmond Tutu expresses support for regulated euthanasia

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Terminally ill people should have the right to a “dignified assisted death,” former South African archbishop Desmond Tutu said Friday, following a murder charge...

Univ. chief: Suez Canal Univ. is a good example of China-Africa educational cooperation

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Suez Canal University is one of the largest cooperation projects and a model of fruitful educational collaboration between Egypt and China, Atef Aboul-Nour, president...

Five years later after mall attack, al-Shabaab remains threat to Kenya

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Five years after al-Shabab fighters burst into a luxury shopping mall in Kenya’s capital, hurling grenades and starting a days-long siege that left 67...

Nigeria police say $470.5 million retrieved in asset recovery exercise

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Police in Nigeria recovered $470.5 million in bank accounts related to the state oil company as part of an exercise to recover stolen funds,...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa