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Rwanda: Govt Reiterates Safety As Rwamagana Mining Accident Victims Are Laid to Rest

Miners who died in a Monday accident at a tin and coltan mine in Ntunga Cell, Mwulire Sector, Rwamagana District were laid to...

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Rwanda: President Kagame in Davos for WEF 2019

President Paul Kagame has arrived in the Swiss town of Davos to join over 65 Heads of State and Government and top global...

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Kenya: Digitizing Process Begins in All Health Facilities in Nairobi

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has said his administration is in the process of digitizing all the public health facilities in the...

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Botswana: Salary Negotiations – Unions Happy With Masisi’s Intervention

Following sluggish response by the Directorate of Public Service Management (DPSM) to start salary increment negotiations with Public sector unions, their leadership met...

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Kenya: Former ‘Auntie Boss’ Actress Blasts Ex-Hubby for Claiming Money Broke Their Marriage

Former Auntie Boss actress Nyce Wanjeri alias 'Shiro' has blasted his ex-husband Titus Wagithomo for claiming their nine year marriage broke down after...

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Zimbabwe: Thomas ‘Mukanya’ Mapfumo Mourns Oliver Mtukudzi

IN Zimbabwe we say Wafa Wanaka. But this is a generic phrase normally used for one whose good works are hard to put...

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Angola: Angola Can Take Advantages of Cuba’s Tourism Experience

Luanda -The Republic of Cuba can contribute to the diversification of the economy in Angola, in several domains, with emphasis on tourism and health...

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African Champions League: Egypt’s Ismaily thrown out

Egyptian club Ismaily has been expelled from the African Champions League because of crowd trouble at their home game with Club...

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Tanzania: State Agency Lifts Ban on Diamond, Rayvanny Concert Performances

Tanzanian music regulatory board Basata has lifted a ban it imposed on musicians Diamond Platnumz and Rayvanny from performing in...

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Nigeria: ‘Willing-Buyer, Willing-Seller Arrangement Will Solve Nigeria’s Power Challenges’

The Federal Government has declared the willing-buyer- willing-seller policy as one of the surest steps to addressing Nigeria's power...

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Nigeria: Nigerians See Value in Cryptocurrencies, Despite Slow Adoption – Report

A recent survey report conducted by Luno, an online platform for trading cryptocurrency, has revealed that cryptocurrency has great potential and has come...

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Nigeria: Nigeria Will Regain Status As Africa’s Top Recipient of FDI Under My Watch – Atiku

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the February 16 election, Atiku Abubakar, has said he would ensure that Nigeria...

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Zimbabwe: Minister Coventry – Govt Considering ‘Special Honour’ for Tuku

The government will consider a "special honour" for global music superstar and Zimbabwean cultural icon Oliver Mtukudzi, Arts and Recreation Minister Kirsty Coventry...

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Zimbabwe: Most Memorable Songs of Afro-Jazz Legend Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi

Zimbabwean Afro-jazz legend, Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi who won a following across the globe died on Wednesday at the age of...

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Nigeria: Questions, As Emefiele Announces How Central Bank, MTN Settled

Nigeria's central bank on Tuesday reversed itself and settled for an N19.5billion 'notional settlement' with MTN Communications Nigeria Limited over the controversial repatriation...

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Nigeria: Family of Late Nigeria’s DJ Xgee Breaks Silence

The family of a Lagos-based disc jockey, DJ XGee, who allegedly died by suicide on January 2 have released a...

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Kenya: Kenya Prepares Stage for Global Environmental Talks

Nairobi -Environment Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko has decried the manner in which the environment sector despite its importance and centrality in sustainable...

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Kenya: JKUAT, Moi to Supply 160,000 Mobile Devices for National Census

Nairobi -Kenya has turned to the use of technology in conducting the 2019 census scheduled for August in a bid to improve data...

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Kenya/Tanzania: Mbao Dump Holders Gor Out of Super Cup

Dar es Salaam -This year's SportPesa Super Cup will have a new champion after Tanzania's Mbao FC dumped defending champions Gor Mahia out...

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Africa: Maison Et Object Design Fair in Paris Has an Africa Touch

Two African exhibitors stand out in this year's Maison et Objet fair in Paris, where buyers come from around the world to select interior...

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Nigeria: Eight Out of 10 Nigerian Women Wear Wigs – Survey

At least eight out of ten Nigerian women wear wigs as part of their fashion items for their day-to-day activities, a survey by...

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Kenya: Leopards Launch Protest After Super Cup Loss

Dar es Salaam -AFC Leopards have launched a protest to the Local Organizing Committee after their 2-1 SportPesa Super Cup loss to Simba...

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Kenya: Tanasha Receives ‘Warm-Cold’ Reception From Diamond’s Sisters

Tanzanian artiste Diamond Platnumz's latest catch Tanasha Donna has been received differently by the singer's family...

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Tanzania: Wema Sepetu Finds New Bae After Her Mum Kicked Out the Previous One

Tanzanian actress Wema Sepetu has a new boyfriend just months after her mother kicked out her previous boyfriend from her house last...

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Kenya: DJ Pinye Reaches Out to Artists Whose Careers He Derailed On His Birthday

Legendary Kenyan DJ Pinye on Wednesday celebrated his 48th birthday by apologizing to all the local musicians who feel he derailed their...

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Zimbabwe: Music Legend Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi Dies Aged 66

Musician Oliver Mtukudzi's distinctive style won him fans at home and around the world. Besides putting out dozens of albums during his a...

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Cameroon: Conflicts and Corruption Drain the Economy

Cameroon is finding it difficult to meet its financial commitments as the battle against armed separatists and corruption depletes the country's...

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Kenya: How Tourism Industry Has Felt the Impact of Terrorist Attacks

The impact of Kenya's recent terrorist attack will be felt greatly by its tourism industry. Terrorism, and insecurity generally, is largely responsible...

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