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Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 3.9 million

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 3,907,954 as of Tuesday evening, with 104,051 related deaths, the Africa Centers for Disease Control...

Sudan asks U.N. Security Council to meet over Ethiopia’s Blue Nile...

Sudan asked the United Nations Security Council on Tuesday to meet and discuss a dispute over a giant dam being built by Ethiopia on...

Tunisian president’s feud with party elites drove him to seize reins...

As he was driven to an urgently scheduled national security meeting with the president, Tunisian Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi was unable to reach the...

Barcelona officially announces signing of Gabon forward Aubameyang

Spanish giants Barcelona on Wednesday officially announced the signing of Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on a free transfer from English club Arsenal. Aubameyang signed a...

Tunisia’s designated PM vows to tackle economic and social ills

Tunisia’s new designated prime minister Elyes Fakhfakh said he would form a smaller cabinet than in previous governments and combat poverty and marginalization of...

Senior Ennahdha party official held in Tunisia: lawyer

Plainclothes officers in Tunisia's capital on Friday arrested a senior official of the Ennahdha party which played a central role in the country's politics...

Eastern Congo lawmakers sound alarm over 144 violent civilian deaths this...

At least 144 civilians have been killed in the eastern section of the Democratic Republic of Congo this month, lawmakers from the conflict-hit provinces...

Hunger striker’s sister flies in to Egypt COP27 to campaign for...

The sister of Egyptian-British hunger striker Alaa Abd el-Fattah arrived in Sharm el-Sheikh on Monday to campaign for his release as British Prime Minister...

Musk to see through Twitter purchase deal at $54.20 a share:...

Elon Musk has proposed to go ahead with his original offer of 54.20 U.S. dollars per share to purchase Twitter, reversing his attempts to...

Former Manchester United star Giggs goes on trial for assault

Former Manchester United star Ryan Giggs stands trial Monday on charges of attacking and coercively controlling his ex-girlfriend, in a case that has upended his managerial...