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Former Taekwondo champion Abdelkader Zrouri promotes sport in Oujda, Morocco

Former Olympian Abdelkader Zrouri is trying to put something back into the community he was brought up in. Zrouri rose to fame in Morocco when...

Oscar Pistorius could be sent back to jail

South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius woes are far from over. The country’s prosecutors have started an appeal hearing on whether the athlete should be convicted...

Egypt’s President Rubbishes ISIS air disaster claims as propaganda

Egyptian President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has reportedly rubbished claims by a branch of the Islamic State group who claimed responsibility for the downing of...

Amnesty International accuses Shell of endangering Nigerians’ lives

Giant Oil company shell is reportedly leaving thousands of Nigerians exposed to contaminated environments by not cleaning up oil spills as outlined by United...

Cape Town showcases Chinese culture through song, dance and music

As part of celebrations for the year of China in South Africa, the cultural troupe of Henan province of China delivered a stunning performance. A...

Kenyans win 2015 New York Marathon

Stanley Biwott and Mary Keitany ran to a Kenyan sweep of the New York City Marathon titles on Sunday. In the men's race,  Biwott won...

World Bank ranks Uganda as one of the top ten improvers

The World Bank ranked Uganda as one of the top ten improvers in doing business globally. A report by the organisation showed that Uganda undertook...

Bodies of 144 crash victims arrive in St Petersburg

The bodies of 144 of those killed in Saturday's air crash in Egypt have been flown back to the Russian city of St Petersburg. Trucks...

Kenyan local communities benefit from $3 Billion railway project

Kenya's massive Standard Gauge Railway project that will link the coastal city of Mombasa with the capital Nairobi, and later stretch deep into East...

Guinea’s Constitutional Court confirms President Conde’s re-election

Guinea's Constitutional Court on Saturday formally confirmed President Alpha Conde's landslide re-election victory, dismissing opposition claims of vote rigging and fraud in the contested...