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DRC President promises democratic vote despite tensions

Democratic Republic of Congo's president on Friday broke his silence on upcoming elections that have fueled tensions in this central African country for well...

Ethiopia to toss out 69 million poor quality condoms

69 million condoms that were paid for by international donors to fight spread of AIDS because of their poor quality to be tossed out,...

Zimbabwean jailed for cutting into Mugabe’s motorcade

Zimbabwe truck driver imprisoned for two years for failing to make way for Robert Mugabe’s motorcade reports local media Joseph Chakantesa was also banned for life...

International exhibition “Gateway to Space” comes to Johannesburg

South Africans won’t have to travel far to get a taste of space, thanks to the Gateway to Space. The internationally acclaimed exhibition has just landed...

President Kenyatta signs amended anti-doping bill into law

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed an anti-doping amendment bill into law. It comes two days after the World Anti-Doping Agency said Kenyan legislation needed...

Africans find humor in UK’s PM resignation and Brexit vote

The world woke up today to the poll results of Britain's referendum vote on whether to stay with European Union or leave. To the...

#KnowYourAfrica: Liberia’s rich history

Liberia means the land of the free as it was formed by freed slaves from the United States and is Africa’s oldest republic, founded...

Senegal’s mobile software helping commuters pick best public transport route

It's become much easier to travel in Senegal thanks to a new app. Talibi was developed by a Senegalese start-up to help improve efficiency...

Kenya will not backtrack on sending refugees back home – President...

Kenya will not go back on its plan to shut the world’s biggest refugee camp, the country’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has assured US President...

Africa’s richest man to launch Nigeria’s first private crude oil refinery

Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote, plans to launch Nigeria's first private crude oil refinery by 2019 while almost doubling his cement production on the...
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