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UN raises concerns about tension in Burundi

  Concerns are growing over rising tensions in Burundi ahead of parliamentary and presidential elections. At least 6,000 Burundi refugees are now known to have crossed...

Police conduct raids as Zuma calls for calm

The wave of deadly anti-foreigner violence continued overnight in South Africa, barely hours after South African President Jacob Zuma appealed for calm, amidst fears...

Africa Zone VI Golf Championships

Uganda and South Africa are tied in first place after the opening round of the Africa Zone VI Golf Championships The regional event attracted nine...

North Africans dominate Africa Junior Tennis Championships

The Under 18 African tennis Championship in Egypt is over. There was a clear dominance of Arab countries in the finals of all categories....

Somalia’s Banana industry soars thanks to improving security

Banana farmers in Somalia are a happy lot thanks to growing demand for their produce. As CCTV's Vauldi Carelse reports, agriculture sector reforms and...

Boda boda’s to only carry one passenger in Nairobi

Police have been ordered to arrest any motorbike rider or Boda Boda as they are commonly known  carrying two passengers in Kenya's capital Nairobi. This...

Uganda in a dilemma over ban on polythene bags

The National Environment Management Authority, NEMA in Uganda has started implementing the law on the ban on polythene bags in Uganda. However, the government has...

Zanu-PF condemns xenophobic attacks in SA

  Zanu-PF has called for the immediate stop to xenophobic attacks on foreign nationals in South Africa saying the continued violence makes a mockery of...

Voting ends in Sudan’s presidential,legislative elections

  Voting has closed in Sudan's presidential and parliamentary elections. The process witnessed low voter turnout forcing the government to extend it for one day to...

Ebola: 9 new cases reported in Guinea

Authorities in Guinea have confirmed at least nine new cases of Ebola in the southwest region of Forecariah near the border with Sierra Leone...
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