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CAF Confederation Cup: Defending champions RS Berkane crash out of group...

Defending champions RS Berkane crashed out of this season’s CAF Confederation Cup in the group stage after suffering a shock defeat away to Zambian...

Net airline industry losses to hit $47.7 billion in 2021: IATA

The airline industry is expected to make staggering losses of $47.7 billion in 2021 as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to weigh heavily on it,...

South Africa’s inflation rises to 3.2 percent in March

South Africa's annual consumer price inflation (CPI) rose to 3.2 percent in March, up from 2.9 percent in February, said Statistics South Africa (Stats...

4 killed in mortar attack in Somalia

At least four people were killed and several others injured in a mortar attack in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday. The Somali National Army...

U.N. rights chief welcomes Chauvin’s guilty verdict in George Floyd’s murder...

The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet, has hailed the guilty verdict issued against Derek Chauvin in the murder trial for...

Kenya’s COVID-19 vaccinations top 750,000

The number of COVID-19 vaccinations administered in Kenya surpassed the 750,000 mark on Wednesday as the country continues giving jabs nationally. According to the health...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 4.43 mln: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,439,823 as of Tuesday evening, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa...

Kenya mulls strategy to drive post-COVID-19 tourism recovery

Kenya plans to launch a strategy to drive the post-COVID-19 tourism recovery, a government official said Wednesday. Najib Balala, cabinet secretary with the Ministry for...

Springboks’ Lions tour preps hit after changes to Rainbow Cup fixtures

The Springboks’ preparations for the upcoming British & Irish Lions tour suffered a setback after UK officials failed to allow travel for South African...

Cameroonian president expresses condolences over death of Chadian president

Cameroonian President Paul Biya on Tuesday expressed condolences over the death of Chadian President Idriss Deby. "I would like in this tragic circumstance to express...
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