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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...

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Nigeria polls: Atiku snubs election peace deal, Buhari signs

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The main opposition candidate in Nigeria’s presidential race, Atiku Abubakar, snubbed a peace pact signed by president Muhammadu Buhari and other opposition candidates. The People’s...

Suspect in Rwanda genocide home after Denmark extradites him

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A Rwandan teacher accused of participating in the country’s 1994 genocide has arrived home to face charges after his extradition from Denmark. Prosecution spokesman Justin...

At a glance:The new UN migration pact

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Delegates to a U.N. conference have laid out commitments to fight people trafficking and boost economic opportunities in the wake of pledging to cooperate...

Children account for over one third of Ebola cases in eastern DR Congo –...

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More than one third of the reported Ebola cases in the eastern region of the Democratic Republic of Congo are children. The United Nations children’s...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

1 month ago
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

1 month ago
  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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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 month ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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