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East African bloc urges steps to keep out Ebola

The East African Community (EAC) on Monday urged partner states to increase risk and crisis communication measures to keep out Ebola fever. Michael Katende, the...

Nigeria signs agreement with Siemens to improve power transmission

Nigeria signed on Monday an electricity road map agreement with Germany-based Siemens to improve the West African country's power grid capacity. A statement from the...

Boris Johnson wins race to become UK’s next prime minister

  Brexit hardliner Boris Johnson won the contest to lead Britain’s governing Conservative Party on Tuesday and will become the country’s next prime minister, tasked...

Draw for CAF Champions League and Confederation Cup released

The Confederation of African Football released the fixtures for the 2019/20 Total CAF Champions League and Total CAF Confederation Cup. The draw was conducted during...

Human-elephant conflict: Can we coexist in peace?

During a drive through Kenya’s Maasai Mara reserve, one will frequently catch the sight of the African elephant. Sometimes, a solitary male will appear...

United Kingdom to deploy 250 troops to Mali in 2020

  The United Kingdom is planning to send a contingent of 250 soldiers to Mali for a peacekeeping mission. In a statement from the UK...

WHO recommends dolutegravir for HIV treatment

  The World Health Organization has recommended the use of antiretroviral drug dolutegravir (DTG) as a preferred first and second-line treatment for all HIV cases,...

Kenya finance minister and other Government officials in court

  Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich,his colleague in the finance ministry Principal Secretary Kamau Thugge alongside other key government officials arrived in a Nairobi court in...

DR Congo health minister resigns

  Democratic Republic of Congo’s Health Minister Oly Ilunga resigned from his post on Monday in protest of the president’s decision to take over management...

FIFA’s African football takeover plan set for court challenge

  FIFA’s plan to take over the running of African football is set to face a possible roadblock with an executive committee member of the...
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