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Rwandan intelligence chief Karenzi Karake released on bail in London

Rwanda's intelligence chief Karenzi Karake has been released on bail of 1 million pounds in London. Karenzi Karake was detained at Heathrow Airport on Saturday,...

President Nkurunziza launches his presidential campaign

  Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza on Thuirsday launched his presidential campaign despite the political crisis facing the country. According to VOA, president Nkurunziza launched his re-election...

Al Shabaab attack AU base in Mogadishu

There has been a gun battle between Al Shabaab militants and AU troops at the AU base in Somalia's capital Mogadishu. The incident happen  early...

Affordable water vending machines set up in Nairobi slums

Residents in Nairobi slums usually spend a lot of money on water, whose availability is not even guaranteed. However, thanks to a new government...

Morocco fights desertification with reforestation project

The eastern region of Morocco is known as the country of sagebrush. Most of the land is arid or semi arid, with forests covering...

Buhari meets with Nigerian governors

Nigerian Governors are asking President Muhammadu Buhari for payment for various federal projects executed by the states. This is to enable them to pay...

Obama assures Francois Hollande the U.S. isn’t spying on him

U.S. President Barack Obama reaffirmed in a phone call with his French counterpart Francois Hollande on Wednesday Washington's commitment to end spying practices deemed...

This South African court is prosecuting Rhino poachers

South Africa's justice system is coming down hard on convicted rhino poachers, by imposing harsh sentences. So far, 450 Rhino's have reportedly been killed...

Ugandan painter uses his brush to express what’s happening at a...

A young painter in Uganda is captivating audiences with his outstanding style of artistry. Painting live at events, he manages to 'capture the moment'...

Niger army kills 15 Boko Haram militants

  Niger's army killed 15 Boko Haram militants in the course of land and air operations against the armed Islamist group, the defense ministry announced...
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