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Zimbabwe Kicked Out Of 2018 World Cup Qualifiers Over Debt

Zimbabwe have been expelled from the 2018 World Cup qualifying competition for failing to pay a former coach, soccer's governing body FIFA said on...

The two-headed bull headed to the slaughterhouse

  A bull with two heads is about to "meat" its maker after being sold to a slaughterhouse. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/03/11/two-headed-bull_n_6849728.html?utm_hp_ref=weird-news

Goodluck:’Boko Haram being trained by ISIS’

  Nigeria's president Goodluck Jonathan says Boko Haram militants have been receiving training from ISIS. However president Jonathan did not mention the countries where the militants...

Police offer reward for SABC muggers

  Police in South Africa are offering a reward of R100,000 or 8,000 dollars for anyone with information of the wherebouts of the two men...

Kenyan judge elected ICC vice president

  A Kenyan judge  has been elected the first Vice President of the International Criminal Court. Justice Joyce Aluoch who joined the ICC as a judge...

More than 40 Perish in Tanzania Road Accident

More than forty people have died in a horrible road accident in Tanzania. The accident involved two lorries and a bus. 23 other people were seriously...

Ghana wants players investigated for betting on team to lose

The head of the Ghana Football Association says he has reported top-flight players to law enforcement agencies for investigation following allegations that they were...

IMF Downgrades Zimbabwe’s Growth Forecast

The IMF forecasts weaker growth this year in part due to weak commodity prices in Zimbabwe.The Bretton Woods institution also cites patchy rainfall and...

Lawrence Brittain: back on the water after Battle with Cancer

Lawrence Brittain was one of South Africa's brightest prospects at last year's World Championships. Instead his boat came in a disappointing fifth. That was just...

S. African Airways Considers Staff Cuts to Save Costs

The management at embattled government-owned South African Airways are considering staff cuts as part of a 90 day plan to save the airline. The...

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Ghana opposition NDC selects candidates for 2020 general election

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Ghana's largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), opened its nationwide polls here on Saturday to select one of seven candidates seeking to...

Protests in Algeria against president’s bid for 5th term

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Thousands of Algerians have taken to the streets in several towns to denounce ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s bid for a fifth term. Security was tight...

Sri Lanka clinches historic 2-0 series win in South Africa

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Given no chance at the start, a patched-up and out-of-form Sri Lanka team stunned everyone to clinch its first series win in South Africa...

Anger in Ethiopia as officials demolish hundreds of houses

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The Ethiopian government has begun demolishing thousands of houses they say are illegal in the Oromia region in the outskirts of the capital, Addis...

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

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A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

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

  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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