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400 arrested in Ethiopia as government defends response to deadly ethnic...

More than 400 people were arrested in Ethiopia during investigations into ethnic and religious violence that left 78 people dead last week, a spokeswoman...

Cage fish farming gives hope to Ugandan fishermen

Uganda's fishing industry is under pressure with over-fishing and illegal catches creating shortages. But now the National Fisheries Resources Institute is backing a system...

Zimbabwe to seek extradition of Palmer

Fears are now emerging that the United States department of justice may decline Zimbabwe's request for the extradition of the American man behind the...

Chinese president Xi publishes signed article in Senegal ahead of visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday published a signed article titled “SUNU JAPPO (united as one), China and Senegal!” on mainstream Senegalese newspaper Le Soleil ahead...

Vietnam seizes 100 kilograms of rhino horn from Kenya

Vietnam police seized more than 100 kilograms of rhino horn smuggled into the country in suitcases from Kenya on Tuesday, the latest illegal haul...

UN chief Guterres hails ‘peaceful conduct’ of Liberia election

The UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday hailed the "peaceful conduct" of Liberia's presidential run-off election, which pitted former international footballer George Weah...

Final moments of Al-Shabaab’s ‘White Beast’

A DISTINCTIVE ginger beard and pale complexion sets the British-born jihadist known as the 'white beast' apart from his fellow militants hiding deep in...

Turtle Conservation: The tiny black heroes of Mkokoni

After a bumpy two-hour boat ride from Lamu Airport off the Kenyan coast, we arrive at a remote island. Mkokoni, it is called. There are...

Give world’s poorest women control over sex, birth, to cut inequality:...

A failure to give the world’s poorest women control over their bodies could widen inequality in developing countries and thwart progress towards global goals...

WHO:Big funding gaps slow progress in the fight against Malaria

According to the latest World Malaria Report released by the World Health Organization, strong progress has been made in the fight against Malaria, especially...
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