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Made In Rwanda: Chinese investment helps initiative to grow

By CGTN's Oliver Jarvis The Made In Rwanda initiative has been touted as one of the main contributing factors to the country’s successful economic growth. Through...

Zimbabwe launches huge cholera vaccination drive

Zimbabwe has embarked on a massive vaccination drive as it battles a cholera outbreak that has killed at least 49 people. Health Minister Obadiah Moyo...

China agrees $2-billion infrastructure deal with Equatorial Guinea

(Reuters) - China's biggest lender by assets, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, said on Wednesday it had signed an infrastructure pact worth $2...

Invaders storm Nigerian parliament and snatch mace

  At least three intruders interrupted a session in the upper chamber of Nigeria’s parliament on Wednesday and snatched the mace, the Senate’s ceremonial staff,...

France pledges 1b Euros in aid to Tunisia

France will provide one billion euros to Tunisia over the next five years as part of an economic support package, the French presidency said...

Zimbabwe president ready to accept opposition victory in July polls –...

Ahead of the Zimbabwe’s elections in July, Sibusiso Moyo, Zimbabwe’s foreign affairs and International Relations Minister revealed that his boss President Emmerson Mnangagwa will...

List of African countries banned from flying into the EU Skies

Airlines from at least 12 African states have been banned from the European Union Skies due to lack of safety oversight by the aviation...

AU to pull out of the ICC

The African Union (AU) has agreed to come up with a “road-map” which will lead to its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC). New...

Teenage migrants making dangerous journeys across the sea

In the past, most migrants have been mostly adults. But now there is a stable flow of teenage migrants being witnessed. Thousands of Migrants die each...

Benin buries ancestral king of Dahomey

Benin has buried Dah Dedjalagni Agoli-Agbo, monarch of the former militaristic kingdom of Dahomey, after he "returned to the realm of his ancestors," a...
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