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South Africa’s leader could be sunk by a scandal over cash stuffed in a sofa at his buffalo farm

December 1, 2022 | Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected to root out corruption. Now, he could be forced to quit over claims that he covered up the theft of a huge amount of cash from his lucrative game farm, which — by his own admission — had been stuffed in a leather sofa.

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Unicef: ‘HIV/Aids progress stalling for young people in Africa’

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

On World Aids Day, Unicef’s new head of HIV/Aids Anurita Bains tells the BBC that progress on HIV is stagnating for young people.

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World Cup 2022: Luis Suarez refuses to apologise for Ghana handball in 2010

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez refuses to apologise for his deliberate handball on the goalline against Ghana in the 2010 World Cup.

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World Cup 2022: Tunisia captain Wahbi Khazri holds head high after exit in Qatar

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Tunisia captain Wahbi Khazri remains philosophical after exiting the World Cup despite a famous win over the defending champions France.

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World Cup 2022: Ghana-Uruguay game offers chance of revenge for Black Stars

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Former Ghana players and supporters will be hoping for a serving of revenge when the Black Stars face Uruguay at the World Cup.

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Cyril Ramaphosa: South African president faces threat of impeachment over ‘Farmgate’

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

A panel finds Cyril Ramaphosa abused his position in the handling of a theft from his farm.

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Ghana football: How to dribble around nationality rules

December 1, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The West African nation has strict rules for MPs but not for the Black Stars footballers.

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Nigerian student Aminu Adamu Mohammed accused of defaming Aisha Buhari

November 30, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The 23-year-old’s lawyer says he has denied a charge of criminal defamation.

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Kenya doping: ‘Long journey’ to rebuild trust with World Athletics

November 30, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Kenya will not face a ban from competition but has a “long journey” to rebuild trust after a string of doping violations, World Athletics president Lord Coe says.

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World Cup 2022: Canada v Morocco

November 30, 2022 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Morocco manager Walid Regragui says Canada have “nothing to lose” in Thursday’s group game and insists his side will not play for a draw.

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