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Mobile phone software helps detect plant disease outbreaks on time

Researchers in Uganda have developed technology that will help farmers detect disease outbreaks on time. Over 70% of Ugandans work in the agricultural sector...

Kagame’s sons make a debut in Rwanda football team

The sons of Rwandese President Paul Kagame played their maiden game for the country’s under twenty football team on Saturday against Morocco in Amahoro...

Tunisia’s tourism industry hits down low

Tourism in Tunisia has hit rock bottom following the a militia attack that left 59 tourists dead In June a gunman attacked a hotel in...

17 al-Shabab militants killed by Somali army

Somali National Army (SNA) said it killed 17 al-Shabab militants on Wednesday and injured 23 others in a fierce fight in the outskirts of...

Malawi’s “hyena” denied bail until investigations are completed

A HIV positive man who is facing charges in Malawi for having sex with more than 100 adolescent girls as part of initiation rites...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases jump to 195: minister

Ghana's total COVID-19 cases have increased by 34 to 195, the Minister for Health Kwaku Agyemang-Manu said on Wednesday. Although the minister did not give...

Egypt accepts invite to meet in U.S. over Ethiopia dam dispute

Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam...

Kenya’s COVID-19 recovery cases close to 10,000

Kenya's total number of COVID-19 recoveries is nearing 10,000 mark as 603 patients were discharged from health facilities in the past 24 hours, the...

Ukrainian plane with over 170 passangers crashes in Iran, no survivors

All 176 people on board a Ukrainian airliner that crashed in Iran have died Ukrainian officials said Wednesday. The Boeing 737 belonging to Ukraine...

South Africans urged to scale up investment in Kenya

During his visit to Kenya, President Zuma has called on his country's business community to increase investments in Kenya. According to Zuma, there are currently...
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