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Nigeria’s ruling All Progressive Congress party elects new leader

Nigeria's governing All Progressive Congress (APC) party on Sunday confirmed the election of , a former governor of the southern state of Edo, as...

NEW ERA FOR LIBERIA

The 79 year old – Africa’s first elected female President – ruled the West African nation for two terms. (16 January 2006 – 22...

RWANDA ECONOMIC ZONE

Near Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda a rural community are embracing energy boosting beans that are helping fight malnutritionMothers and children gather on the green...

ZIMBABWE POWER TRANSITION

1. Robert Mugabe ruled Zimbabwe since independence in 1980 (Mnangagwa-Mugabe-Zambian observer) 2. Emmerson Mnangagwa was Robert Mugabe’s staunch ally for decades (Mnangagwa-Grace Mugabe) 3. Mnangagwa occupied...

BERBER PEOPLE OF MOROCCO

High up in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, the Berber people live a simple-rural lifestyle.A Berber child looks down from the cliff face in...

Recent

At least 25 killed in Cameroon in clashes between army and separatists

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Twenty-five separatists were killed on Tuesday in new fighting in a restive English-speaking region of majority French-speaking Cameroon, security officials said. The conflict between Anglophone...

IGAD urges East African nations to reinforce anti-graft efforts

56 mins ago
Policymakers and experts who have gathered for a 4-day anti-graft training organized by the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) are urging East African countries...

Ethiopia arrests ex-head of army firm as crackdown targets security services

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Ethiopia arrested the former head of a military-run industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital, state media reported, a...

Burundi grounds new direct flight between Nairobi and Bujumbura

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A new flight between Bujumbura, Burundi and Nairobi, Kenya has been canceled by the Burundi government because there is no business class on board...

Opinion

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

6 days ago
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

7 days ago
  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

1 week ago
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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