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FIFA President Gianni Infantino celebrates birthday in South Sudan

FIFA’s new President Gianni Infantino is in South Sudan on his first International trip since taking over as the head of the world football...

Zimbabwe to import 469,000 tonnes of white maize as drought bites

Zimbabwe has placed orders to import 469,000 tonnes of white maize after a drought hurt production of the staple crop, an industry official said...

Nigeria’s fuel shortage persists despite increased supplies

Nigeria has been battling a long bout of fuel scarcity with long lines at petrol stations now the norm. The situation has lasted for about...

South Sudan’s Ministry of Justice sets 12 women free on Mothers’...

Much of the Arab world celebrates Mother’s day on March 21, in contrast with the more internationally recognized dates. Sudan's Ministry of Justice held a...

63 million people in Nigeria lack access to clean & safe...

As the world celebrates the World Water Day this Tuesday, an international agency Oxfam, says access to safe water and sanitation by Nigerians remains...

South African company uses humidity to produce water

Provision of affordable, clean water is high on the agenda in South Africa at the moment, especially as the country endures its worst drought...

Angolan authorities rush to avert worst Yellow Fever outbreak in thirty...

Authorities in Angola are rushing to halt one of Africa's most-feared killers. Yellow fever has claimed almost 160 lives in recent months - most in...

West Africa under increasing threats of terror attacks

The terror attack on Brussels Airport is the latest in a series of deadly terror attacks in Europe. In Africa, particularly West Africa, there are...

Senegal votes overwhelmingly for limiting presidential terms

Senegal has voted overwhelmingly in favour of limiting presidential terms to five years, the country's interior minister said on Tuesday, after a weekend referendum...

Human trafficking rife among displaced Kenyans, charity researchers say

One in four internally displaced persons (IDP) surveyed in Kenya has been a victim or witness of human trafficking, the majority lured to the...
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