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Close to a thousand British tourists to be evacuated from Gambia

A British travel agent, Thomas Cook, will flay almost 1,000 British tourists out of Gambia after British foreign office put out a warning due...

Egypt puts football legend on a ‘terror’ list

Former Egyptian football star Mohamed Aboutrika has been added to the North African terror list on suspicions of financing the banned Muslim Brotherhood according...

Humanitarian workers, displaced people killed after Nigerian Air force accidentally...

Nigerian Air Force’s fighter jet accidentally bombed a civilian community in north eastern Nigeria, Borno State, during an operation against the Boko Haram terrorists. https://twitter.com/MBuhari/status/821407949016993792 52...

Kenya to fight move by Rwanda and Tanzania to ban plastic...

Kenya will be fighting the move by Rwanda and Tanzania to ban plastic bags in the East African region as it seeks to protect...

Rwandan school girls create a mosquito repellent soap

Two girls from Rwanda, Sarah Benimana and Rachel Nikuze have created a soap that acts as a mosquito repellent. The two attribute their interest in...

Priest is arrested over prophesying that President Mugabe will die this...

Pastor Patrick Mugadza has been arrested by the Zimbabwean Police after claiming that veteran President Robert Mugabe will die in October, reports AFP "He was...

ECOWAS has given President Jammeh until Wednesday midnight to step down

Gambia’s President, Yahya Jammeh, given until midnight tomorrow to vacate office and hand over power to the country's newly elected President by The Economic...

Malaria the killer disease of 2016

Malaria is the leading killer disease of 2016, even with decreased number of cases in 2016 as compared to 2015 according the United Nations...

The last man to walk on the moon dies

The last man to walk on the surface of the moon, United States former astronaut Gene Cernan has died at the age of 82...

Uganda Cranes to play first match in AFCON against Ghana today

Uganda Cranes will be playing Ghana’s Black Stars in Port Gentil’s Stade Sogara, Gabon today after 39 years of missing out in the African...
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