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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...

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At least 21 Nepalese girls ‘rescued’ from Kenya strip clubs

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Police in Kenya rescued 21 young Nepalese women during a raid on two strip clubs in an upmarket suburb of the capital Nairobi, detectives...

Xi supports deeper cooperation with Senegal

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President Xi Jinping said China and Senegal should deepen pragmatic cooperation under frameworks of the Belt and Road Initiative and the Forum on China-Africa...

Tanzania and Kenya row over delay to wildebeest migration

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Tanzania has denied claims by Kenyan tour operators that it started fires to delay the migration of wildebeest - a key element of the...

Springbok Sevens to meet Scotland in Rugby World Cup Sevens quarterfinals

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The Springbok Sevens team will meet Scotland in the quarterfinals of the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francisco on Sunday morning (SA time)...

Opinion

Deji Badmus

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction. Everyone in the country knows it is about the biggest...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to ZANU- PF, ending an uncomfortable coalition with the opposition. The four-year...
Robert Kagiri

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress held between October 18-24, 2017 at the Great Hall of...
CGTN Africa