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Sudan: Sudanese Bodybuilder, Mamoon, Collects Gold Medal in International Contest

Samih Eziddin Mamoon of Sudan has ranked first, winning a gold medal in the recent Shwan Rhoden international bodybuilding contest, held in Manila, Capital...

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South Africa: Debutants Tut Ladies Crowned 2018 Sasol League National Champions

10 December 2018 -TUT Ladies were crowned 2018 Sasol League National Champions for the first time ever in the final on Sunday, 9 December...

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South Africa: FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 Match Schedule Confirmed

09 December 2018 - The Draw for the FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019 took place at La Seine Musicale in Paris this evening....

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Senegal: On Senegal’s Millennium Challenge Compact

On behalf of the United States, I congratulate Senegal on the signing of its Millennium Challenge Corporation Compact. The $550 million Senegal Power...

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Sudan: Dollar Rises Against Sudanese Pound

Khartoum -The US Dollar continued to rise against the Sudanese Pound on Sunday. The buying price of bank cheques came close to the...

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Zimbabwe/Zambia: Ndlovu Predicts Tough Assignment in Zambia

YOUNG Warriors coach Bekithemba Ndlovu has predicted a tough assignment against Zambia in today's semi-finals of the MOPANI Copper Mines COSAFA Under-20 Championships...

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Zimbabwe: Heavy Rains Time to Plant, Farmers Told

The Meteorological Services Department (MSD) yesterday said the skies should start clearing tomorrow after heavy rains and thunderstorms that were experienced in most...

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Zimbabwe: Irish Coach Visits Zimbabwe

VISITING Irish Football Association coach Allan Nickson Nickson believes this country has very good players who only need to know how to take...

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Nigeria: National Sports Festival – Aregbesola Knocks Oshonaike Out of Tennis Event

The hope of Funke Oshonaike making up for Sunday's shock exit in the Mixed Doubles of the Table Tennis event at the ongoing...

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Nigeria: National Sports Festival – Okagbare, Others Set for Action in Athletics

The excitement at the ongoing National Sports Festival in the Federal Capital Territory is expected to go a notch higher as the athletics...

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Nigeria: Tax Mobile Phone Calls to Fund Health, Group Advises Nigerian Govt

The Nigerian government has been advised to charge one kobo per minute for every outgoing mobile phone call in the country to fund...

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Nigeria: Power Distribution – We’ll No Longer Accept Excuses From Discos – FG

The federal government would no longer accept excuses from Electricity Distribution companies for failure to distribute power to...

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Nigeria: Organisers Appeal to Government, Corporate Bodies to Invest in Sports

Calabar -The organisers of the NorthWest Petroleum Football tournament have charged governments and corporate firms in the country to invest in sports in order...

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Nigeria: Fela’s Family Home Heritage Museum Ready Next Year – – Ogun Govt

Ogun State Government on Monday said the ongoing renovation of late Fela Anikulapo Kuti's family house into heritage museum would soon be...

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Africa: Bon Awards 2018 – Tope Oshin, Tana Adelana Win Big

Tope Oshin's young-adult film 'We Don't Live Here Anymore' carted the most awards at the 10th Best of Nollywood (BON) awards ceremony which...

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Christmas in South Africa – Inspiring Hotels, Guest Houses & Lodges for Last Minute Bookings!

Not everyone does the big family Christmas in South Africa. There are those couples, individuals, or nuclear families who just want to get away from...

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Tanzania: Tanzania, Poland to Focus On Tech

Krakow -Cooperation between Tanzania and Poland should focus on developing simple and adaptable technologies in water supply and...

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Nigeria: Nigerian Professor, Ugandan Win Wole Soyinka Prize for Literature

Nigeria's Tanure Ojaide and Uganda's Harriet Arena have been announced as the joint winners of 2018 Wole Soyinka Prize for...

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Rwanda: KCB Group Marks 10 Years of Operations in Rwanda, Commits to Grow Investment

KCB Bank Rwanda over the weekend celebrated ten years of operations at an event that brought together its key stakeholders, government officials, bank...

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Uganda: BoU Probe – Bagyenda Sold NBC Through a Phone Call

Parliament -Former Bank of Uganda (BoU) director of commercial banks supervision Ms Justine Bagyenda, launched the deal to close National Bank of Commerce (NBC)...

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Mozambique: Inflation Remained Low in November

Maputo -Inflation in Mozambique in November was just 0.27 per cent, according to the latest figures from the National Statistics Institute (INE), compiled from...

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Zimbabwe: Trade Tops Agenda at President’s Meeting with Diplomats

THE President yesterday urged diplomats to promote trade between Zimbabwe and the various countries they are stationed in, as part of Government's new...

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Mozambique: Bank of Mozambique Signs Agreement With Euronet

Maputo -The Bank of Mozambique on Monday signed an agreement with the US-based provider of electronic payment services, Euronet, for the licensing, implementation and...

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Rwanda: Kids Impress At U-18 Chess Championships

Rwanda Chess Federation (FERWADE) president Kevin Ganza is happy 46 teenagers showed up for this year's U-18 chess championships at IPRC-Kicukiro, in Kigali,...

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Uganda: Comedian Kansiime Finds New Love After Divorce

Ugandan comedienne Anne Kansiime has found new love, 11 months after her marriage to Gerald Ojok...

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Kenya: Mukuru Wins Betway Community Volleyball Tourney

Nairobi -A team from Mukuru Slums won the Betway Community Volleyball Tournament held over the weekend at the Upper Hill High School in...

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Kenya: Oktay Finally Pens Contract With Gor Mahia

Nairobi -Kenyan premier League champions Gor Mahia have officially appointed Turkish-Cypriot Hassan Oktay as the club's new head coach on a two-year deal...

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Nigeria: Nollywood Actor Gideon Okeke Alleges Police Brutality

A Nollywood actor, Gideon Okeke, is seeking justice after he was allegedly brutalised by the police in...

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Nigeria: Academic Staff Strike Continues As Lecturers’ Meeting With Govt Ends

Another meeting between the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ended on Monday night without an immediate resolution of...

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