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Former US president George H.W. Bush hospitalised

  US ex-president George H.W. Bush fell and broke a bone in his neck Wednesday, his spokesman said, following reports that the former leader had...

Museveni leaves Burundi without a deal for the crisis

  Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni left crisis talks between Burundi's rival political factions without a deal, but last-ditch efforts following months of violence continued ahead...

At least 35 people killed in Boko Haram attacks

  At least 30 people were killed in three attacks by Islamists in northeastern Nigeria, local officials and inhabitants said Wednesday, days ahead of a...

What are your memories growing up as an African child? Twitter...

''Memories are made of this! '', a very common cliche you wouldn't miss out in most conversations. Well this conversation has finally got its place...

Botswana drought likely to cause food crisis

Botswana may soon be faced with a major food shortage. Grain reserves have been dwindling, due to a prolonged drought currently facing southern African...

World Bank grants Kenya $88.4m to improve teaching of mathematics

The World Bank has endorsed the Kenya Primary Education Development Project under which Kenya will spend a grant of USD 88.4 million to improve...

Museveni assures East African region on Burundi crisis agreement

President Yoweri  Museveni  has assured the people of Burundi and the East African region that all stakeholders in the Burundi crisis are working on...

Sisi: Egypt’s new anti-terror bill not meant to limit freedoms

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Tuesday that the new anti-terrorism draft law is not meant to oppress the people or limit freedoms, the...

Mouse sparks a stampede at a Moroccan mosque – 80 injured

A mouse triggered panic and a crush in a Casablanca mosque has left more than 80 injured, mostly women, the Moroccan news agency MAP...

New York Collector with a Soft Spot for Africa Art

A New York man has made it his life's work to collect art from across the continent of Africa. Eric Edwards has been gathering...
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