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The teen designing eSwatini’s traditional regalia

Sandizile Malindiza learnt to make the traditional clothing of her country, formerly known as Swaziland, at...

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Britain mounts diplomatic response for Iran to release tanker

Britain mobilized a diplomatic broadside — but no immediate military action — against Iran on Saturday in retaliation for its seizure of the Stena Impero,...

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Netanyahu just passed Ben-Gurion as Israel’s longest serving leader

Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu became the country's longest-serving prime minister Saturday, as the clock ticked midnight on his 4,876th (non-consecutive) day in...

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Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria celebrate win with thousands of fans in Algiers

Tens of thousands of fans welcome Algeria's victorious Africa Cup of Nations team back home on Saturday for a parade in the capital city...

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Zimbabwe: Econet Subscribers Cry Foul Amid Network Black Out

ECONET users were left stranded Saturday after the telecoms giant's mobile network experienced a major shutdown owing to load...

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Nigeria: #BBNaija Housemates Caught Having Sex

As reactions continue to trail the airing of Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) pepper dem housemates, Khafi and Gedoni have allegedly been caught having sex...

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Nigeria: Many Feared Dead As 3-Story Building Collapses in Delta

Several persons have been feared dead while many others were trapped following the collapse of a 3-story building at Abraka, Ethiope East Local Government...

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Afcon 2019 top scorer Ighalo calls time on Nigeria career

Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo says his decision to call time on his international career has been the 'hardest' of his...

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Nigeria: Afcon 2019 – What T.B. Joshua Said Before Nigeria Played Algeria

The African cup of Nations 2019 has come and gone but the circumstances that surround the victory of Algeria as the winner has...

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South Africa: 5 Burn to Death As Car Catches Fire in Cape Town

Five people have been killed after their vehicle caught alight in Cape Town in the early hours of...

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Kenya: Did Jaguar Use Westlands Photo to Lie About Tanzania Trip? Be the Judge

A picture shared by Starehe MP Charles Njagua alias Jaguar, purporting to have been taken in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, has caused a...

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Uganda: Socialite Zari Remarries After Falling for South Africa King Bae

Ugandan socialite Zari Hassan is officially off the market after saying 'I do' in a private wedding held in South...

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Newsletter: Half a century ago, one giant leap for mankind

The Los Angeles Times explores how the moon landing changed the U.S. in a special 50th anniversary...

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South Africa: 29 Cheetah Cubs Rescued From Wildlife Smuggling Trade

Twenty-nine cheetah cubs, destined to be sold as pets, have been rescued from an illegal smuggling trade in...

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Nigeria: Afcon 2019 – Ighalo Wins Top Scorer Award, Makes Best Xi

Super Eagles striker, Odion Ighalo, has emerged as top scorer at the just concluded 2019 Africa Cup of...

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Nigeria: UK to Invest £5 Million in Plant Programme in Lagos

The United Kingdom Minister of State for Africa, Harriett Baldwin, has announced that the UK Department for International Development (DFID) would invest five...

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Kenya: ‘The Lion King’ Premieres in Kenya

The much-anticipated photorealistic remake of Disney's 1994 The Lion King finally premiered in Kenya on...

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Kenya: Trip to Hell’s Gate – 10 Interesting Facts About the Lion King

In 1994, the American animated musical film The Lion King was produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney...

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South Africa: Big Win for SA Women’s Water Polo Side Over Hosts South Korea

Cape Town -The South African women's water polo side put in a dominant performance in beating hosts South Korea at the FINA World Aquatics...

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Nigeria: Passengers Panic As Man Climbs Nigerian Aircraft

Passengers on an Azman airline flight were thrown into confusion Friday as a yet to be identified man jumped on the aircraft on...

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Nigeria: Nigerians ‘Eye’ Grammy Nominations As Beyonce’s Album Drops

Some Nigerians have began the Grammy nominations campaign for Nigerian artists featured on Beyoncé's 'Lion King: The Gift'...

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Kenya: President Kenyatta Launches Africa’s Biggest Wind Power Plant in Loiyangalani

Loiyangalani -President Uhuru Kenyatta has commissioned the Lake Turkana Wind Power (LTWP) plant in Marsabit County, the largest wind farm in the...

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Kenya: Preparations Complete for Kadenge’s Burial Ceremony

Preparations are complete for the burial of Kenyan football legend Joe Kadenge on Saturday at his home in Soliani village, Vihiga County, organisers said...

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Nigeria: BBNaija Show Encourages Immorality – Cleric

Pastor Felix Ajide of King Jesus Praise land Assembly says that the ongoing Big Brother Naija season (4) show promotes immorality and is...

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Nigeria: Seyi, Mike, Frodd, Tuoyo, Tacha Face Eviction Tomorrow

On Monday, the housemates in Big Brother Naija 'Pepper Dem' took part in what may arguably go down as the most exciting and unexpected...

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Nigeria: Buhari Approves Recruitment of 5,000 Personnel for NDLEA

The Chairman, National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Col. Muhammad Abdallah (retd), says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved recruitment of 5,000 personnel for...

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Algeria: Afcon 2019 – Algeria Are Champions of Africa

The Algerian national team emerged African champions on Friday after defeating Senegal in the final...

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Zimbabwe: RwandAir Gives Zimbabwe Wings to UK

After puffing off the runway at Robert Mugabe International Airport in Harare, the RwandAir plane slithered past silver-lined clouds, past boggy marshes and...

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Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Cricket Stars Slam ICC Decision

Zimbabwe national cricket team players have slammed the decision by the International Cricket Council (ICC) to suspend the country from international cricket citing...

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Africa: Algeria Crowned Champions of Africa for the Second Time

Cairo -Baghdad Bounedjah's first minute deflected effort handed Algeria their second Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title after a 29-year wait with a 1-0...

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