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Future of Kenya is bright, says expert

Photo: National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga verifies his voting details. Photo/File The Kenyan economy is expected...

Egypt forward Salah joins Liverpool – Channel NewsAsia

Channel NewsAsiaEgypt forward Salah joins LiverpoolChannel NewsAsiaFILE PHOTO: Football Soccer - African Cup of Nations - Semi Finals...

Ghana Court Rejects Resettlement of Guantánamo Bay Detainees

ACCRA, Ghana — The Supreme Court of Ghana ruled Thursday that the government’s decision to allow two former...

Mission to Uganda ‘really transformative’

In packing for an international trip – or any trip for that matter – most people would be...

Africa’s “Shark Tank” for startups is Rwanda’s new show “Face The Gorillas”

African startups can now score capital commitments real time―so long as they convince a venture capitalist to give...

Nigeria targets $8 billion forex earning annually from yam export

The Federal Government says it is targeting about $8 billion as annual foreign exchange from the exportation of...

Mire, Ervine help Zimbabwe clinch series

Mire, Ervine help Zimbabwe clinch series 22/06/2017 00:00:00 by ESPN     Solomon Mire and Craig Ervine struck...

UN urges Egypt to halt execution of 6 men in ‘flawed’ trials

Cairo - UN human rights experts urged Egypt on Thursday to halt the execution of six men, sentenced...

S Sudan to lift ban on foreign journalists: media official

Juba - South Sudan's media authority will lift a ban on around 20 foreign journalists who had been...

DRC rights group: Army kills 13 rebels after Beni attacks

Beni -  Democratic Republic of Congo's army fought off attacks in and around the eastern city of Beni...

Zimbabwe begins mass transfer of animals to Mozambique

2017-06-22 21:04 Harare - The animals won't travel two-by-two, but thousands of safari stalwarts will soon begin their...

Egypt extends state of emergency

Cairo - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi extended a state of emergency declared after twin church bombings in...

England’s Stuart Broad doubtful for South Africa Test with heel injury | Sport

Stuart Broad is waiting to learn the full extent of a mystery heel injury that has thrown into...

City of CT puts out reward on killer of DA Councillor

The City of Cape Town is offering a reward of R50 000 to help find the killer of...

Calls for improved response to drought in east Africa

There have been calls for the international community to step up its response to the ongoing drought in...

Ghana: Decision on Guantanamo detainees ‘unconstitutional’

Accra - Ghana's Supreme Court has declared "unconstitutional" the decision by former President John Mahama to allow two...

7 dead in suicide blast at police station in Somalia capital

Mogadishu - At least seven people are dead and a dozen wounded after a suicide car bomb blast...

Ghana is ready for ‘big things’ – Bawumia tells China Exim Bank

By Godwill Arthur-Mensah, GNA Accra, June 22, GNA - Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has challenged the investor community...

Nigerian govt declares Monday, Tuesday public holiday

The federal government has declared Monday and Tuesday, June 26 and 27, as Public Holiday to mark Eid-el-fitr...

Ivory Coast dreams of diversification

Ivory Coast is witnessing impressive growth, with a GDP rate of eight percent last year, according to the...

All About Her Wedding Dress & St. Lucia Celebration

Kenya Moore is married — and PEOPLE has all the details on her big day! The 46-year-old Real Housewives...

South Sudan lifts ban on foreign journalists

South Sudan’s media regulatory body has lifted the ban on foreign journalists to allow them operate in the...

Cameroon’s hopes dented by Australia draw

Cameroon players celebrate Andre Zambo's opening goal against AustraliaCameroon's hopes of progressing to the next stage of the...

Morocco protest leader ‘beaten’ during arrest: NGOs

Tunis  - The leader of a protest movement in northern Morocco was "severely" beaten and verbally abused by...

EU pledges $95m euros to Uganda for S Sudan refugees

Arua  - The EU pledged $95m to Uganda on Thursday, ahead of a summit to raise twenty times...

Sky Live: South Africa v France third Test preview | Rugby Union News

Last Updated: 22/06/17 6:02pm The Springboks will look for a series whitewash over France in their third Test...

Australia v Cameroon video, highlights: report

IN the end, it was a result that helped neither side.Cameroon and Australia both needed wins to keep...

Egypt says 7 militants killed in raid on desert camp

Egypt's Interior Ministry says it has killed seven people in connection with recent attacks on the country's embattled...

Australia draw with Cameroon at Confederations Cup

Australia draw with Cameroon at Confederations Cup - Sowetan LIVE <!-- --><!-- Thu Jun 22 23:06:35 CAT 2017...

Sudan: Time to Repeal U.S. Sanctions On Sudan?

document The clock is ticking for President Trump who must decide by 12 July whether to lift decades-long...

The Conflicted Legacy Of Zimbabwean Musician And Revolutionary ‘Chinx’ Chingaira : The Record : NPR

Dickson "Chinx" Chingaira, a Zimbabwean revolutionary and musician died of cancer last week at the age of 61....

Supreme Court ‘quashes’ Ghana School of Law admission process

The Supreme Court has directed the Ghana School of Law to reform its admission process, describing its current...

LIVE Cameroon – Australia – FIFA Confederations Cup – 22 June 2017

FIFA Confederations Cup – Follow the Football match between Cameroon and Australia live with Eurosport. The match starts...

Ghana: Decision on Guantanamo detainees ‘unconstitutional’

By Associated Press By Associated Press June 22 at 12:12 PM ACCRA, Ghana — Ghana’s Supreme Court has...

UN Urges Egypt to Halt Execution of 6 Men in ‘Flawed’ Trials – U.S. News & World Report

Daily MailUN Urges Egypt to Halt Execution of 6 Men in 'Flawed' TrialsU.S. News & World ReportThe U.N...

South Sudan must end war, UN chief says on refugee visit

By Associated Press By Associated Press June 22 at 12:02 PM ARUA, Uganda — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio...

South Africa: Zuma – No Need for Secret Ballot. You Have Failed Seven Times

Photo: GCIS President Jacob Zuma (file photo). President Jacob Zuma says there is no need to have a...

‘Extended State capture’ seen in SA’s herbal drugs scandal

The battle for the heart and soul of the South Africa’s ruling African National Congress party, and for...

Nigeria: Govt Turns to Renewable Energy for Economic Growth

By Omololu OgunmadeAbuja — The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, tuesday announced federal government's plans to provide renewable power...

Nigeria: Woman, 26, Docked Over Alleged Abduction of Teenage Lover

A 26- year -old woman, Oluchi Paul, was on Wednesday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates' Court over...