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Madagascar’s Crisis History: Island Still Battling Political & Economic Woes

When Hery Rajaonarimampianina took power in January last year, it was hoped Madagascar would finally emerge from a deep political and economic crisis. Clementine...

Mother Awarded 47,000 $ in Birth Control Case

A mother in Kenya has won a court case against a major hospital in the capital for failed contraception. The woman whose case was...

Inquiry: How Did Air France Plane Almost Crash into Mount Cameroon?

French accident investigators have opened an inquiry into a near accident involving an Air France Boeing 777 which narrowly missed one of Africa’s highest...

Safaricom’s Security System Live in Nairobi and Mombasa

The Sh15 billion high-tech security system developed by Safaricom will be handed over to the Kenyan government.  Safaricom, which is Kenya's biggest mobile phone...

Plastic Bags Banned in Tanzania

Importing, selling or using plastic bags has been outlawed in Tanzania in a move aimed at curbing environmental damage.Manufacturers and retailers had been given...

Are you hungry for success?

  Here are some tips and more  to get you going on your journey to become the next successful African entrepreneur. They may sound basic...

Legislators in Madagascar vote to dismiss president

  Madagascar's parliament  voted overwhelmingly on Tuesday to dismiss President Hery Rajao-nariman-pianina for alleged constitutional violations and general incompetence. The country's constitutional court will now decide,...

Libya’s Prime Minister survives assassination attempt

    Libya's internationally recognised Prime minister Abdullah al-Thanni says he's survived an assassination attempt by gunmen,  in the city of Tobruk. One of his guards was...

Rwandans want a third term for President Kagame

  While Burundians have been protesting against President Pierre Nkurunziza for wanting a third term in office, Rwandans have gone ahead to petition parliament to...

Do you know the Africa Union Anthem?

  All South African school goers will have to learn the African Union anthem, President Jacob Zuma announced at Africa Day celebrations in Pretoria on Sunday. “Starting...
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