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Congo reports Ebola death close to busy Ugandan border

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A Congolese woman who refused an Ebola vaccination and then disappeared has died of...

US airstrike kills 18 al-Shabab after US attacked in Somalia

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A U.S. military airstrike has killed 18 al-Shabab extremists after U.S. and local forces...

Tanzania ferry disaster:Captain arrested as death toll rises to over 200

15 hours ago
The captain of an overloaded ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria has been arrested...

Cameroon’s Presidential election campaign kicks off

16 hours ago
Campaigns for Cameroon’s October 7 presidential election have officially begun. Opposition parties have failed...

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...

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

Liberians will be heading into a historic, crucial and defining moment as they cast...

LiberiaDecides: Liberia’s milestones thus far

Liberia is Africa’s oldest republic but only became known to the rest of the...

Mauritius: The Aapravasi Ghat World Heritage Site

2 years ago
The Mauritan capital of Port Louis is home to one of the UNESCO World...

Reporter’s Diary: The true price of gold

For Judith Akelo Otana, she can no longer hold a cup of water still...

Reporter’s Diary: The ‘new education’?

Lego scattered on every child's desk, a laminated step-by-step guide to building a model,...

Reporter’s Diary: U.N. Environment Assembly

In such uncertain times for the global climate, the United Nations Environment Assembly 2017...

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to...

NIGERIA: BUHARI’S ANTI-CORRUPTION WAR

There is something about corruption in Nigeria that is, for me, a huge contradiction....

How did Zimbabwe get here?

In 2013 a resounding electoral victory handed back full control of Zimbabwe’s Government to...

What China’s ‘New Era’ means for Africa

The curtain finally came down on the Communist Party of China’s (CPC) 19th Congress...

China’s thriving investment module in Africa

Africa’s economic growth has excelled over the past two decades. At the same time,...

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