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More than 10 people killed in two attacks in Burkina Faso

At least 10 civilians were killed in two attacks by suspected jihadists in the Burkina Faso town of Dassa, according to AFP citing security and...

Nigerian flights disrupted by striking ground staff

Airlines in Nigeria said flights were being disrupted on Monday after ground staff began an indefinite strike to demand higher pay. Air Peace, which has...

Uganda approves construction license for $3.5 billion crude oil pipeline

Uganda has approved an application by a company controlled by TotalEnergies to construct a 3.5 billion U.S. dollar oil pipeline that will transport the...

Escaped tiger in South Africa found and euthanized

A tiger that escaped from a private farm in South Africa and attacked a man, killed two dogs and a pig while on the...

Egyptian president meets Chinese FM

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Sunday met with visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang in Cairo. Sisi said Egypt-China friendship enjoys a long history and remains rock-solid....

Beninese President meets Chinese FM

Benin’s President Patrice Talon on Friday met with visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang in the country’s economic capital, Cotonou. President Talon noted that Qin's Africa tour after...

Angolan President meets Chinese FM on bilateral ties

Angolan President Joao Lourenco on Friday met with Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang in Luanda. Lourenco said Angola and China have always been united, trust...

Kenya seeks to address challenges facing migrant workers in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia is one of the key destinations for Kenya’s domestic workers. Data from the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection shows that in...

China, Gabon to consolidate mutual trust, expand cooperation

China is ready to work with Gabon to implement the important consensus achieved by the two heads of state, consolidate strategic mutual trust, expand...

Chinese Foreign Minister: Africa isn’t a ‘wrestling ground’ for big powers

“Africa should be an arena for international cooperation rather than a ‘wrestling ground’ for big powers,” Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang said on Wednesday,...