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Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: Fighting escalates despite ceasefire

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Forces in Amhara are battling rebels on three fronts along the border with Tigray, officials say.

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Hushpuppi: Nigerian influencer pleads guilty to money laundering

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Ramon Abbas, known as Hushpuppi, posted photos of his lavish lifestyle to 2.5m Instagram followers.

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Hushpuppi: Nigerian influencer pleads guilty to money laundering

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Ramon Abbas, known as Hushpuppi, posted photos of his lavish lifestyle to 2.5m Instagram followers.

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Hushpuppi: Nigerian influencer pleads guilty to money laundering

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Ramon Abbas, known as Hushpuppi, posted photos of his lavish lifestyle to 2.5m Instagram followers.

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Tokyo Olympics: Chad le Clos’ bid for a medal ends on day six

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

South African swimmer Chad le Clos’ fails to reach the semi-finals of the 100m butterfly but Egypt’s Youssef Ramadan progresses on day six of the Tokyo Olympics.

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Instagram influencer ‘Hushpuppi’ pleads guilty to million-dollar fraud in US

July 29, 2021 | Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa

A Nigerian Instagram celebrity, Ramon Abbas, known as “Hushpuppi” has admitted his involvement in a conspiracy to defraud a businessman of more than $1m, the U.S. Justice Department has said.

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Tokyo Olympics: Nigerian federation ‘bear responsibility’ for ineligible athletes

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria takes responsibility for failings that sees ten athletes ruled ineligible for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Tokyo Olympics: Kenya’s runners form ‘mum’s club’

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Top Kenyan female athletes have been juggling parenting and training for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Tokyo Olympics: Kenya’s runners form ‘mum’s club’

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Top Kenyan female athletes have been juggling parenting and training for the Tokyo Olympics.

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Tokyo Olympics: German cycling boss Patrick Moster sent home after making racist remarks

July 29, 2021 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Patrick Moster, the sports director of the German Cycling Union, has been sent home from the Olympics after making racist comments during Wednesday’s men’s road time trial.

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