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Elephant kills handler in Zimbabwe

Elephant trained to give rides to tourists charged and killed one of its handlers today in Victoria Falls Zimbabwe, reports Telegraph. The 30 year old elephant, mbanje, charged at the 50 year old guide, Enock Kufandada...

Middlemen exploiting Kenya’s SGR travellers

Middlemen are putting a muck on the recently launched mega modern Standard gauge railway linking Kenya’s capital city, Nairobi, and its coastal city of Mombasa, reports the Business Daily. Kenya Railways is however working towards...

Somalia government warns citizens against paying taxes to the Al Shabaab

The government of Somalia has threatened to confiscate the businesses of citizens paying taxes the terrorist group Al Shabaab after receiving reports of the practice, report Africa News. “We will hold accountable and confiscate every...

Chinese people have lived in South Africa for many generations

Hundreds of years ago the first Chinese came to the far-flung southern tip of the African continent; most of them originally from southern China. In the centuries since, they've made homes there. They've managed to...

Possibility of foreign team invitations to CAF discussed in Rabat

African champions Mamelodi Sundowns have not had a proper off-season since the 2015. The Brazilians won their first continental club title in 2016 and are still in the hunt to defend their title. The CAF...

Teens from Burundi robotics team go missing in the United States

Two of the six teenage members of the Burundi robotics team, who have been reported missing after attending an international robotic competition in D.C, United States, in Canada, reports the Washington Post. The two and...

Inequality in education persists in South Africa #BeyondTheRainbow

Many who live in the city of Cape Town at the southern tip of the African continent love it and for the many who visit say it's a remarkable place. There's no doubt that...

Zimbabwe to impose strict laws for rapists

The government of Zimbabwe has proposed a minimum 60 year imprisonment for those guilty of raping minors and the disabled, reports The Herald. A minimum 40-year prison term will apply for all rape cases as...

Burundi President urges Burundians in Tanzania refugee camps to return home

After traveling from his country for the first time in two years, the President of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza called for the Burundi refugees in Tanzania to return home, reports the Citizen. Nkurunziza made the plea...

Zambia to establish a film school

The government of Zambia is planning to establish a film and television training and broadcasting production center, reports ZNBC. The film and television training and content production center in the capital Lusaka will seek to...