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Tanzania, Burundi ink deal for $900 million rail link

Finance ministers from Tanzania and Burundi have signed an agreement for the construction of a 900 million U.S. dollar railway aimed at boosting trade...

Tennis star Djokovic lands in Dubai after Australia deportation

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic landed in Dubai on Monday after being deported from Australia over his coronavirus vaccination status. The deportation means...

13 dead, 3 seriously injured in vehicle collision in Angola

At least 13 people died and three were seriously injured Sunday as a result of a collision between two vehicles in Angola's central Huambo...

WFP decides to resume operations in western Sudan

The United Nations' World Food Program (WFP) on Sunday decided to resume operations in western Sudan's North Darfur State after around two weeks of...

Botswana to start COVID-19 vaccine booster jab

Botswana will start offering booster shots of five different COVID-19 vaccines from Monday, Botswana's Ministry of Health and Wellness announced in a statement. Those who...

Mali to oppose ‘illegal sanctions’ in international courts

Mali has said it will seek to overturn in international courts what Bamako calls "illegal sanctions" imposed by a West African economic bloc over...

More than 50 killed by gunmen in northwest Nigeria

More than 50 people have been killed by dozens of gunmen in a raid on an area of northwest Nigeria, said residents on Sunday. Abdullahi...

At least 10 civilians killed in Burkina Faso attack: security sources

At least 10 civilians have been killed in an attack blamed on jihadists in northern Burkina Faso, an area in the grip of a...

Mixed results for African sides in U19 Cricket World Cup opening...

The 14th edition of the U19 ICC Cricket World Cup which kicked off on Friday in the West Indies saw Africa’s representatives register mixed...

Sudan doctors rally against attacks

Dozens of Sudanese doctors demonstrated Sunday in Khartoum to denounce attacks by security forces against medical personnel and doctors during pro-democracy rallies opposed to...
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