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Mohamed Morsi’s Trial Enters its Final Phase

Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi's court case will soon be broadcast live on Egyptian television. This comes as the court began listening to his...

Tanzania declares 4 day mourning over ferry tragedy

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday announced a four-day mourning for victims of a ferry accident in Lake Victoria as death toll reached 136. Hassan...

Cote d’Ivore’s leader to preside over emergency cabinet meeting

Cote d’Ivore’s President Allasane Ouattara is scheduled to preside over an emergency cabinet meeting in response to the grisly attack by al-Qaeda militants on...

U.K. to ban travel from several African countries due to new...

Britain on Thursday said it would ban travel from six southern African countries after South Africa detected a new COVID-19 variant with a large...

China pledges to strengthen military cooperation with Mali

China has pledged to strengthen military cooperation with Mali. The vice chairman of China’s Central Military Commission Fan Changlong met with Mali’s Defense Minister Tieman...

South Sudan ministries shared out for proposed transitional government

In what may be considered as a major step forward in South Sudan's effort to return to stability, President Salva Kiir in a televised...

Uganda’s total number of Covid-19 cases exceeds 17,000

Uganda’s cumulative number of coronavirus cases went past the 17,000 mark on Thursday after the Ministry of Health reported 243 new confirmed cases raising...

U.S. reducing troops in Africa as focus shifts elsewhere

The U.S has announced plans to scale down its troops deployed to Africa as it shifts focus to countering threats from other nations. The Pentagon's...

UNICEF wants 116.5 mln USD funding for 2.3 million vulnerable Ethiopians

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Thursday appealed for 116.5 million U.S. dollars funding to help 2.3 million vulnerable Ethiopians. In a statement on...

Archaeologists uncover ancient lost city in South Africa

South African archaeologists have rediscovered an ancient lost city known as Kweneng using laser technology. The researchers from the University of Witwatersrand have been studying the...