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Sudan’s military and protesters deadlocked over transition talks

Sudan’s transitional military council and leaders of the protest movement on Tuesday failed to reach an agreement following a fresh round of talks at...

Ghana’s Asamoah Gyan quits international football

Ghana’s all-time leading goal scorer Asamoah Gyan announced his retirement from international football a month before the Africa Cup of Nations after learning that...

DR Congo appoints new prime minister

Sylvestre Ilunga Ilukamba, a career politician and ally of former President Joseph Kabila, was appointed as Democratic Republic of Congo’s prime minister on Monday,...

EU unveils new embassy in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi

The European Union (EU) Mission on Tuesday unveiled a new embassy in Kenya’s capital Nairobi, making Kenya the seat of its second largest foreign...

Angola to re-bury body of rebel chief Savimbi

The exhumed body of Angolan rebel chief Jonas Savimbi, who was killed in 2002, will be reburied in his hometown next month, this was...

Kenya and South Africa sign MoU on teaching Kiswahili

South Africa will offer Kiswahili in its educational system after signing an agreement with Kenya. This follows a meeting held on Kenya's capital in which...

Rwanda wants $1.3 billion to pay for SGR link with Tanzania

Rwanda is looking for 1.3 billion U.S. dollars to fund the construction of the proposed Isaka-Kigali standard gauge railway that links Rwanda and Tanzania,...

Botswana announces measures to combat drought

Botswana decided to implement measures to cushion the country from a looming drought after President Mokgweetsi Masisi declared the year 2018-2019 a drought year. Botswana...

South African judge dies from black mamba bite

South Africa Labour Court Judge, Anton Steenkamp, has died after being bitten by a black mamba while on holiday in Zambia. The judge was touring...

Kenya suspends ban on gambling advertisements

A Kenyan judge suspended a ban on gambling ads on Monday after a musician complained it robbed him of his right to make celebrity...
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