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IGAD warns that war will not solve South Sudan problems

The East African regional bloc Inter-governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has condemned the new wave of fighting between rival forces in South Sudan as...

Morocco’s Chouara tannery still operates as it did a thousand years...

Fez is the second-largest city in Morocco. UNESCO declared its medina - or marketplace -- a world heritage site in 1981. Fez has many amazing...

UN to help mobilize $900m for South Sudan’s recovery

The UN mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) said on Thursday it will help mobilize 900 million U.S. dollars to support various activities in the...

Burundi plans to withdraw from the ICC, says First Vice President...

Burundi plans to withdraw from the International Criminal Court, a deputy to President Pierre Nkurunziza said on Thursday, six months after the court's prosecutor...

Tanzania authorities orders investigation into video showing teachers beating pupil

A video that has been doing rounds on social media showing a group of five teachers savagely beating a student has finally caught authorities’...

Cape Verde labeled as “model of African democracy” by the US

Island nation Cape Verde has been congratulated for the enthusiastic and peaceful nature in which they held the recent presidential elections. The United States State...

Nigeria’s oil sector receives a $70b Chinese boost

Nigeria’s oil sector has received a $70 billion Chinese boost; just months after the country got another pledge when the President Muhammadu Buhari visited...

AU urges African nations to partner with private sector in healthcare

An African Union (AU) official on Thursday called for African countries to partner with the private sector to try to deliver universal healthcare to...

Uganda’s return to AFCON a boost as they eye ticket to...

Africa's remaining 20 teams in the running for Russia 2018 will be in action this weekend. This is the third and final round of qualifications...

Banned from playing at home Libya train for DRC test in...

Libya will begin their World Cup qualifying campaign against the Democratic Republic of Congo in Kinshasa. Due to the political situation in Libya, the team...
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