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Djibouti government cuts electricity costs to bolster growth

A recent 10% cut in power prices by Djibouti's government may enhance growth in the Horn of Africa nation where electricity bills account for...

South Africa’s runaway lion Sylvester given his own pride

What looks to be at least one happy ending this weekend. In recent weeks, a lion called Sylvester has been making headlines. Wildlife officials wanted to...

South Sudanese to be the first player to go straight from...

Most elite high school prospects follow a similar path: graduate from high school, play one year in college, and then declare for the draft. A...

South Sudan’s people hope return of Riek Macher will bring peace...

South Sudan’s people look forward to the possible return of rebel leader Riek Machr to Juba on Monday, hoping his return will finally bring...

Juba hosts inter-ethnic reconciliation wrestling tournament ahead of Machar return

Ahead of the much anticipated return of South Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar to the capital Juba, the country today held a wrestling tournament...

Police fire tear gas at protesters decrying Egypt, Saudi island deal

Police fired tear gas at crowds in the Egyptian capital Cairo at a protest against a controversial deal to hand two islands to Saudi...

Namibia health minister says ministers should have term limits

Namibian Health and Social Services Minister Bernard Haufiku has said that ministers should have term limits of 10 or 15 years in order to...

Norway cites corruption as one of reasons for closing its embassy...

Norway has closed its embassy in Zambia with the Norwegian Ambassador citing corruption as one of the reasons why his country was moving out...

Bomb in a car kills 3 in Bukavu, DRC

Three people have been killed in Bukavu in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo after a bomb exploded in their car late on Friday, officials...

CAR fight Lord’s Resistance Army militia using radio waves

In south-eastern Central African Republic, the population faces a constant threat from the Lords Resistatnce Army - a militia born in Uganda. In Obo, near...