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At least 60 killed in Niger militant attack

Analysts say that the Islamist insurgency is escalating at an alarming rate in the...

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Algeria election: Five things to know

As Algeria prepares for the first presidential election since the removal of Abdelaziz Bouteflika, protests have intensified on the...

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Uganda: Slow Tourism Growth As Tourist Arrivals Drop in 2019

Uganda's tourism earnings are estimated to have grown slower in the first ten months of 2019, Bank of Uganda (BOU) has...

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Angola: Human Rights Cd Released in Luanda

Luanda -Angolan singers released an album containing songs on human...

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Uganda: Museveni Orders Landslide Victims to Relocate From Disaster-Prone Areas

President Museveni yesterday faulted Ugandans that have settled in wetlands and other disaster-prone areas and ordered that they vacate to safe...

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Uganda: Bank of Uganda Explains Drop in Uganda’s Economy

The decline in aggregate demand in the country this financial year has caused a drop in the economy, Bank of Uganda (BoU) has said....

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Uganda: Toilet Crisis Hits City Slums

Kampala -Residents in Kampala slums are struggling to cope with life without toilets as the population...

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Uganda: Ugandan Man Wins Global Award for Climate Change

Ugandan entrepreneur Muhammed Lubowa has won a global award and crowned the transformational country...

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Uganda: Bundibugyo Floods – Vanilla Farmers Count Losses

Vanila and cocoa farmers in Bundibugyo District are counting losses following floods and landslides that have hit the area since last...

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Uganda: Kalungu Leaders Protest Fresh Cattle Quarantine

Leaders in Bukulula Sub-county in Kalungu District have vowed to disregard the animal movement ban over a fresh outbreak of the Foot and Mouth...

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Uganda: EU Envoys Urge Leaders to Promote Local Tourism

The European Union (EU) head of delegation, Mr Attilio Pacifici, has asked district leaders and private sector institutions to promote tourism around Mt Elgon...

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Nigerian newspaper says it will now call President Buhari a ‘military dictator’

A Nigerian newspaper has called President Muhammadu Buhari's administration a dictatorship because of its alleged human rights violations and "disregard" for democratic...

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South Africa: Rushine De Reuck’s Bumpy Road to Football Stardom

The Maritzburg United defender sacrificed school to fulfil his dream of becoming a professional footballer, but his road to success was potholed with...

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South Africa: Deputy Minister of John Jeffery – Trafficking in Persons Regional Coordination and Data Collection Workshop

Welcome and introductory remarks by the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, the Hon JH Jeffery, MP at a Trafficking in...

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Archeologists unearth lost town from East African empire

Archeologists have unearthed the remains of a town from an influential but little-known ancient civilization in East Africa that sheds light on the origins of...

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Ghana: Referees Urged to Be Fair, Avoid Politics

Renowned FIFA/CAF Referee Kim Chong has admonished referees across the country to desist from politics when officiating a...

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Ghana: 22-Acre Demonstration Farm Using Organic Fertilser to Begin Next Year – Concept Green Agro

Ho -Organic fertiliser dealers, Concept Green Agro has announced plans to establish a 22-acre demonstration farm at Prampram next year to train farmers...

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Ghana: MTN Invitational golf December 14

The final MTN Invitational Golf tournament for 2019 has been scheduled for Saturday, December 14 at the Celebrity Golf Club, Sakumono in...

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South Africa: The Elephant Is On, Not in, the Room

After 30 years on the scene, graffiti artist Falko's signature paintings - many of them elephants - adorn walls in cities around the...

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Ghana: From German volunteer to street Academy

A German volunteer at the Street Academy - a sports and culture institution for street children, on Monday presented ?1,000 Euros (GH¢6,800) to...

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Ghana: Book On Decentralization Launched

A 171-page book comprising of the challenges, successes and real life experiences of key figures that altered the decentralisation process in Ghana between...

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Ghana: Ghana Reduces 2 Million Tonnes of Greenhouse Gas Emission Within 7yrs

The emission of greenhouse gas (GHG) reduced in Ghana by two million tonnes per annum between 2011 and 2017, according to Ghana's 2nd...

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Ghana: Duklui Attipoe Descendants Union Marks First Anniversary

The future of Ghana as a country is at the crossroads and all citizens, irrespective of tribe, region or religion must be wary...

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South Africa: SA Bill On Climate Change Response in the Pipeline

South Africa is at an advanced stage with formulating its national policy on mitigating the effects of climate...

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Ghana: Konadu Calls for Support … As He Returns to Kotoko

Porcupine Warriors Kumasi Asante Kotoko have appointed Maxwell Konadu as the club's new chief...

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Ghana: LCB Worldwide Ghana Ltd Intensifies Fumigation in Schools

Crisis Management Company, LCB Worldwide Ghana Limited, has fumigated seven senior high schools in the Greater Accra and Eastern regions over the past...

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Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi dismisses claims of genocide at The Hague

Aung San Suu Kyi, the disgraced former human rights figure, said insurgents were to blame for instigating a conflict that's led to mass murders, rapes...

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South Africa: Graeme Smith Agrees to CSA Director of Cricket Role

Cape Town -Cricket South Africa (CSA) and former national captain Graeme Smith on Wednesday confirmed that they have finalised an agreement in terms of...

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South Africa: Belinda Davids Is, and Is Not, Whitney Houston

The Port Elizabeth-born singer celebrates the memory, vocal range and heart of Whitney Houston in a worldwide tribute show while remaining distinctly...

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Seychelles: A Sparkling, Dazzling Victoria Dresses Up for the Festive Season

Victoria -- the capital city of Seychelles -- is alight, sparkling and dazzling as the island nation kicks off the festive...

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