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Mauritius: The Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site

The Mauritan capital of Port Louis is home to one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that tell a rich history of the island,...

Sirleaf ends 12 year reign. What legacy does she leave behind?

Liberia, Africa’s oldest republic, has a new president. Former football star George Weah was sworn in to the presidency on Monday 22 January 2018, taking...

#LiberiaDecides: Ex-combatants hope for reintegration as country holds poll

Liberians will be heading into a historic, crucial and defining moment as they cast their ballot on Tuesday 10th October. Watching as supporters from different...

Africa takes pride in her first female President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf

Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf may have only seven more months in power, but her mark in Africa’s history will forever remain. She made history...

LiberiaDecides: Liberia’s milestones thus far

Liberia is Africa’s oldest republic but only became known to the rest of the world in the 1990s following the long-running civil wars which...

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May vows to see her Brexit deal through

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday vowed to fight for her draft Brexit agreement with the European Union, dismissing speculation that she could...

President Donald Trump nominates Lana Marks to become US envoy to South Africa

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US President Donald Trump on Thursday nominated Lana Marks to become the next Ambassador to South Africa. Marks, a handbag designer, was born and raised...

AU Commission chairperson lauds UN Security Council’s lifting of Sanctions Against Eritrea

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The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has welcomed the adoption by the United Nations Security Council of a resolution lifting...

Gabon VP to chair cabinet amid President Ali Bongo’s illness

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Gabon’s top court on Wednesday ruled that the country’s vice president will take charge of the cabinet in the absence of President Ali Bongo...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

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by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

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  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

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By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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