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Nigeria’s ruling All Progressive Congress party elects new leader

Nigeria's governing All Progressive Congress (APC) party on Sunday confirmed the election of , a former governor of the southern state of Edo, as...

NEW ERA FOR LIBERIA

The 79 year old – Africa’s first elected female President – ruled the West African nation for two terms. (16 January 2006 – 22...

RWANDA ECONOMIC ZONE

Near Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda a rural community are embracing energy boosting beans that are helping fight malnutritionMothers and children gather on the green...

ZIMBABWE POWER TRANSITION

1. Robert Mugabe ruled Zimbabwe since independence in 1980 (Mnangagwa-Mugabe-Zambian observer) 2. Emmerson Mnangagwa was Robert Mugabe’s staunch ally for decades (Mnangagwa-Grace Mugabe) 3. Mnangagwa occupied...

BERBER PEOPLE OF MOROCCO

High up in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, the Berber people live a simple-rural lifestyle.A Berber child looks down from the cliff face in...

Recent

Egypt army: 7 jihadists killed, 15 soldiers dead or wounded in Sinai attack

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Egypt's army said Saturday seven suspected jihadists were "eliminated" and 15 soldiers killed or wounded in an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, where troops...

Sexual Violence Rampant in South Sudan’s Unity Region

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Despite the signing of the peace agreement on September 12,2018 ; The UN says sexual abuse continues in parts of south Sudan targeting victims...

Zambia delays implementation of ban on plastic bags

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Retailers in Zambia have now been granted an extension of two weeks for using non- compliant plastic carrier bags and one month for using...

8 miners rescued from flooded Zimbabwe gold mine

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Eight artisanal miners who were trapped underground for several days after heavy flooding in Zimbabwe have been rescued, though some of their co-workers are...

Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

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A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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