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Uncertainty over President Zuma’s fate

South Africa’s state broadcaster SABC claims Jacob Zuma had agreed to resign as head of state, citing sources, but the embattled leader’s spokesman quickly...

Over a thousand Boko Haram suspects face mass trial in Nigeria

Over a thousand Boko Haram suspects face mass trial in Nigeria http://ow.ly/iCnO30ilzxa

South Sudan rebel leader’s spokesperson sentenced to death

South Sudan rebel leader’s spokesperson sentenced to death http://ow.ly/Snh530im1cE

El-Sisi tells U.S. to revive talks between Israel and Palestine

El-Sisi tells U.S. to revive talks between Israel and Palestine http://ow.ly/TaG630im1nb

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Egypt army: 7 jihadists killed, 15 soldiers dead or wounded in Sinai attack

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Egypt's army said Saturday seven suspected jihadists were "eliminated" and 15 soldiers killed or wounded in an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, where troops...

Sexual Violence Rampant in South Sudan’s Unity Region

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Despite the signing of the peace agreement on September 12,2018 ; The UN says sexual abuse continues in parts of south Sudan targeting victims...

Zambia delays implementation of ban on plastic bags

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Retailers in Zambia have now been granted an extension of two weeks for using non- compliant plastic carrier bags and one month for using...

8 miners rescued from flooded Zimbabwe gold mine

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Eight artisanal miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though some of their co-workers are...

Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

1 month ago
A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

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

  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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