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Earthquakes hit DR Congo, killing at least 5

At least 5 people were killed in two earthquakes hitting the eastern part of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) Friday. Minister of Media...

China pledges to support Africa’s economic development: envoy

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi started his visit on Saturday to the three African countries worst hit by Ebola -- Sierra Leone, Liberia and...

Mali siege death toll likely to rise

At least 12 people were killed during a nearly 24-hour siege of a hotel in central Mali seized by suspected Islamist gunmen that ended...

South Africa, Namibia criticize airline ban on trophies

Some African countries that allow hunting have criticized a decision by a number of international airlines to ban the transport of parts of animals...

China pledges $2 million to curb poaching in Zimbabwe

China, which is accused of fueling the trade in elephant ivory and rhino horn, on Thursday pledged equipment worth $2 million to curb poaching...

Kenya suspends CNN deal after ‘Hotbed of Terror’ slur

  Kenya has suspended a multi-million shilling marketing communication deal with Cable News Network (CNN) in the latest sign of an escalating row with the...

MH370: Families want plane found for true closure

It might have been expected to bring some closure for the families of those who disappeared on board flight MH370. But for many people...

Kenyan claims Commonwealth Africa Welterweight Championship Title

Kenya's James Onyango claimed the Commonwealth Africa Welterweight Championship title after winning a bout against Uganda's Patrick Atuhairwe in Nairobi. The clash saw the two...

Ethiopian Athletes address doping allegations

As the doping allegations in athletics continues to divide opinions and spur controversy, Ethiopia's top runners say they are confident of their future in...

Angelo Coppola at Reunion Island

CCTV's Angelo Coppola shares his experience as he reports of the possible MH370 debris found at Reunion Island. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I45aqGb3Sj4
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