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At least 8 Burundian soldiers killed in ambush: military sources

At least eight Burundian soldiers were killed and dozens of others missing following an ambush on Sunday about 100 kilometres north of the capital...

Côte d’Ivoire advances to AFCONU23 final, qualifies for 2020 Olympics

Côte d'Ivoire beat Ghana 3-2 on post-match penalties following a 2-2 draw after extra time at the Cairo International Stadium on Tuesday to progress...

World Athletics ratifies Kenya’s Kamworor half marathon record

World Athletics has ratified the half marathon record of 58 minutes and one second set by Kenya’s Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor on Tuesday. In a sensational...

WHO seeks 1.38 mln USD for flood-hit Somalia

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it is seeking additional support of 1.38 million U.S. dollars to further scale up and sustain its...

Air Senegal signs MoU for purchase of eight Airbus A220 aircrafts

Air Senegal signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Tuesday for the acquisition of eight Airbus A220-300 aircrafts. The MoU was signed at the Dubai...

AFCON2021 qualifiers: Comoros hold Egypt as Algeria, Ghana win

Seven-time African champions Egypt was held to a shock goalless draw by Comoros in Moroni on Monday leaving the Pharaohs without a win after their...

Germany’s Merkel says more countries should invest in Africa

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday urged more investment in African countries to improve their living standards and help prevent migrants from coming to...

Air India to resume direct flights between Mumbai and Nairobi

Air India is set to resume direct flights between Mumbai and Nairobi, eight years after it stopped operations on the route due to low...

Kenya burns over 8,000 illegal firearms

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday led an exercise destroying thousands of illegal firearms and ammunition collected from civilians in disarmament drives. 8,745 guns were...

Senegal president urges more support of UN peacekeeping effort in Mali

The International Forum on Peace and Security opened in Dakar on Monday with a call from Senegal President, Macky Sall for stronger support for...
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