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Burundian refugees fearful of Rwanda expulsion threat

Burundians who took refuge in Rwanda after fleeing the violence in their country fear that Rwandese government’s plan to relocate them to other countries...

Questions raised over IMF chief’s focus on Africa

Lagarde, a former French Finance minister and the first woman to lead the IMF, took the helm as IMF's 11th director in 2011, and...

South Africa wine auction aims to uplift disadvantaged youngsters

Making a substantial contribution to uplifting disadvantaged local youngsters. All proceeds from the Cape Wine Auction - go straight to charity.The 2015 auction raised some...

East African election observer arrive in Uganda

Uganda goes to the polls on February 18th. And the East African Community will be closely watching. Seventeen observer teams comprising of representatives from...

Ugandans voters concerned with the stability of the country

Kampala economist Julius Okello is getting ready to have his say. The father of four plans to spend much of February the 18th with millions...

Kenya cosmetics industry attracting big international players into local market

Kenya's beauty and cosmetics industry, is estimated to be worth over 53 million dollars. It is fast becoming an important investment magnate, is pulling in...

Mbeubeuss dump in Dakar is a ‘blessing and a curse’

The garbage dump of Mbeubeuss in Dakar may be an eyesore to some, but it's a haven to others due to its sheer size. Covering...

Sisi hails progress in first speech to parliament

Unprecedented security in central Cairo, any road that led anywhere near to Parliament was blocked. Security measure were so extreme that car parks and...

Rescuers call off attempts to reach 3 miners buried in gold...

The first footage released by the owners of the mine giving us a very clear idea  of exactly what the rescuers are up against. That used...

Zimbabwe’s first lady accuses ruling political party of plotting to kill...

The first lady of Zimbabwe Grace Mugabe has accused soldiers and Zanu- PF political party top officials of wanting to kill her youngest child...
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