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Egyptian priest’s voice heard 3,000 years after death

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Researchers use cutting-edge 3D printing and speech technology to replicate Nesyamun’s voice.

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Zimbabwean billionaire pays striking doctors to return to work

January 23, 2020 | Source: CNN.com - RSS Channel - Regions - Africa

Striking medics in Zimbabwe have agreed to go back to work after billionaire Strive Masiyiwa offered a US$6.25m fellowship to help ease doctors’ welfare in the country.

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Libya conflict: Haftar forces threaten to target civilian planes

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The UN-backed government says it has resumed flights at Mitiga airport despite the threat of attacks.

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Inter Milan sign Nigeria’s Victor Moses on loan

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Inter Milan sign Chelsea’s Victor Moses on loan for the rest of the season with the option of a permanent transfer.

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Isabel dos Santos: Banker found dead in Lisbon

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

He managed the account of Angola’s state oil firm Sonangol, once chaired by Africa’s richest woman.

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Lyon sign Zimbabwe striker Tino Kadewere

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Lyon sign Zimbabwe striker Tino Kadewere from French rivals Le Have and loan him back to the Ligue 2 side for the rest of the season.

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Isabel dos Santos: Africa’s richest woman accused of fraud

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Africa’s richest woman is provisionally charged with embezzlement by her country’s prosecutors.

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Rohingya crisis: The Gambia who took Aung San Sui Kyi to the world court

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Gambian Abubacarr Tambadou has forced the Nobel laureate to defend Myanmar against genocide charges.

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Lions and tigers escape circus for vast new home

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Seventeen big cats rescued from Guatemalan circuses have moved to a South African wildlife sanctuary.

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Ivory Coast is using plastic waste to build schools

January 23, 2020 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The West African country has partnered with UNICEF to transform landfill waste into bricks for schools.

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