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Morocco registers 1,240 new COVID-19 cases, 23 more deaths

Morocco announced on Saturday 1,240 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally in the North African country since March 2 to 458,865. The number of recoveries...

President el-Sisi affirms Egypt’s support for AfCFTA

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Sunday reiterated his country’s support of the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). El-Sisi made the...

At least 48 killed, 97 injured in militia attack in Sudan’s...

At least 48 people were killed and 97 others injured in an attack by armed militias in El Geneina, the capital of Sudan's West...

Hosts Cameroon, Mali begin CHAN 2020 with victories

Hosts Cameroon and Mali kicked off the sixth edition of the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday with identical 1-0 wins against Zimbabwe and...

Benin’s Q3 exports up 1.7 pct amid COVID-19 pandemic

Despite the COVID-19 impacts on Benin's economy, Benin's foreign trade volume in the third quarter of 2020 experienced a slight increase compared to the...

Burkina Faso produces 60 tons of gold in 2020

Burkina Faso produced 60 tons of gold in 2020 and is expected to bring in more than 2,000 billion CFA francs (3.72 billion U.S....

Kenya’s COVID-19 caseload approaches 100,000 mark

Kenya’s COVID-19 caseload is approaching the 100,000 mark as the country’s health ministry reports a steady increase in the number of infections. The ministry on...

UN troops recapture Central African Republic city from rebels

UN peacekeeping troops said they have retaken control of a city in the Central African Republic captured two weeks ago by armed groups waging an offensive against...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 3.23 mln: Africa CDC

COVID-19 cases on the African continent amounted to 3,235,198 as of Sunday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said. According to...

Dr. Dre back home after reported brain aneurysm treatment

Dr. Dre was back at home Saturday after being treated at a Los Angeles hospital for a reported brain aneurysm. Peter Paterno, an attorney for...
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