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Kenya pledges to follow through on sugar factory privatisations

  Kenya will privatise sugar factories and impose an additional tax as it tries to revive the industry, President Uhuru Kenyatta’s office said on Monday. Industry...

Egypt state TV suspends anchor for criticizing the Presidency

Egyptian state television has suspended anchor Azza AlHenawy for criticizing state officials on the Alexandria and Beheira flood deaths.  AlHenawy has been referred to...

Four killed in Boko Haram attack

An attack by suspected Boko Haram militants on Monday killed four people in Nigeria’s Molai town, Reuters reports quoting a local resident. The West African...

Reporter’s Diary: The mosque that changed a village

CGTN explored the Atlas Mountains in Morocco to find out how a village's mosque has harnessed renewable energy to transform the community's lifestyle -...

S. Africa Wheelchair Tennis: Athletes Defying Odds in Global Competition

South Africa is known for having some of the best rugby players and cricketers in the world. The country has also provided some of...

Sudan devalues pound to 30 against US dollar

Sudan's central bank on Sunday announced it will devalue the local currency to 30 Sudanese pounds against the US dollar, the second such move...

Three months pregnant and widowed after a deadly blast in Mogadishu

The Saturday Somalia blast that killed at least 90 people did not only leave behind a trail of death and destruction but turned a...

Women trainees graduate to steer SGR engines

  At least seven women are expected to drive the new (SGR) trains after completing their course in China. They are part of a group of...

Fishermen struggle to fill their nets in Kenya’s far north

Here is second installment of our special reports on Turkana, in the country's far north-western frontier. Fishing has been a way of life there for...

Aliko Dangote hints at possibly purchasing Arsenal in 2021

Nigerian businessman Aliko Dangote has hinted he could buy Arsenal in 2021 if a number of multi-billion dollar projects for his company are completed on time. The...
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