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21 Vintage Photos Of People Who Might Just Be Time Travelers

We bet you can't explain these pics. Despite books and movies about the subject, no one has ever...

China accuses Zimbabwe of understating developmental support

China has accused the Zimbabwean government of understating the extent of its bilateral support, after budget figures released...

Oxford Union debate: President resigns over blind student row

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage of security appearing to grapple with Mr Azamati was...

24 Mali soldiers and 17 jihadists die in clashes in east

By AFPMore by this Author Twenty-four Malian soldiers and 17 jihadists fighters were killed in clashes in the...

Niger opposition figure jailed after return

A leading opposition figure in Niger who returned from self-imposed exile last week was jailed on Monday to...

Liberia: Fake Loan Scheme Hits CDC

President George Manneh Weah's governing Congress for Democratic Change terms as an extreme provocation and escalation of lawlessness,...

Allies welcome normalisation of Kenya-Somali ties

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore by this Author The UN and other Somalia’s partners say the recent decision by Kenya...

African Cup qualifiers: Algeria dominant, Egypt misses Salah

Defending champion Algeria launched its qualifying campaign for the 2021 African Cup of Nations by routing Zambia 5-0...

‘Boeing was at my father’s funeral and I was not’

Image caption Zipporah Kuria: "They've robbed us of our closure" Zipporah Kuria was fighting back tears. Eight months...

Guinean teen shot dead by police during protest: family, doctor

A Guinean teenager was shot dead on Thursday by police as he tried to flee a crackdown on...

Smith pulls out of South Africa director of cricket running | CRICKET News

Graeme Smith has withdrawn his interest in becoming Cricket South Africa's (CSA) first full-time director of cricket due...

Dickson Etuhu: Ex-Nigeria player’s sentence appealed

Dickson Etuhu played at the World Cup and the Africa Cup of Nations for NigeriaBoth prosecution and defence...

South Africa: SA Can’t Force Refugees On Other Countries, Says Home Affairs Dept

South Africa cannot force any country to accept refugees and asylum seekers, Deputy Home Affairs Minister Njabulo Nzuza...

Africa: Artists, Advocates and Phenoms – Africans Honoured on Time’s 100 Next List

Cape Town — The inaugural Time 100 Next list has revealed the rising stars who are revolutionising their...

African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF) Cape Town Declaration provides 5 Point Plan for African Governments to address housing Finance Shortage

Following the successful completion of their 35th Annual Conference, the members of the African Union for Housing Finance (AUHF.co.za) together...

Ethiopia: Desert Locusts Put Crops At Risk

Ethiopian agriculture officials say they are taking steps to control a major locust infestation that could threaten some...

Total builds on Brulpadda success to herald new era for South Africa

One of the most important discoveries of the year took place 1785km off the southern coast of South...

‘We failed to reach Europe – now our families disown us’

Most of the West African migrants who fail to reach Europe eventually return to their own countries, but...

Pascal Siakam: Toronto Raptors star & his unconventional path from Cameroon to NBA

Siakam played a crucial role as Toronto Raptors won the NBA title last seasonFor the first 17 years...

UN Chief: Terrorists Strengthen Foothold in Africa’s Sahel – U.S. News & World Report

UN Chief: Terrorists Strengthen Foothold in Africa's Sahel U.S. News & World Report Source link : https://www.usnews.com/news/us/articles/2019-11-13/un-chief-terrorists-strengthen-foothold-in-africas-sahel Author...

Group stage of 2021 Africa Cup of Nations underway

Algeria won the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations with a 1-0 over Senegal in EgyptNigeria, Namibia, Guinea-Bissau, Central...

Uganda: 800 Sign Petition to Drag President Museveni to Hague Court

Kampala — Over 800 people have so far signed a petition to drag President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni to...

South Africa: Miss South Africa Asks Men to Write Love Letters Against Violence

Cape Town — It's not a secret that South Africa has seen high levels of violence against women...

Egypt opens jail after UN report on inmate Morsi’s death

Egyptian authorities on Monday opened up Tora prison in Cairo for a media tour, following a UN report...

South African Anti-Infective Market Outlook to 2027 by Type, Range & Distribution Channel

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 11, 2019--The “South Africa Anti-Infective Market to 2027 - Regional Analysis and Forecasts by Type; Range,...

Envoy: Angola on right path as it celebrates independence

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore by this Author There was little that used to come out of Angola except that...

Widening Kiir-Machar fault lines dampen S. Sudan peace deal

By AGGREY MUTAMBOMore by this Author South Sudanese protagonists have drifted apart barely 10 days to the deadline...

Ex-beauty queen accuses former Gambia president of rape

A Gambian former beauty queen on Thursday accused former President Yahya Jammeh of raping her to punish her...

East Africa reels from deadly floods in extreme weather

A powerful climate phenomenon in the Indian Ocean stronger than any seen in years is unleashing destructive rains...

Ethiopia arrests 400 as govt defends response to deadly ethnic violence

More than 400 people have been arrested in Ethiopia during investigations into ethnic and religious violence that left...

Ajara keen on Champions League spot after cup heroics

Cameroon forward Nchout Njoya Ajara is keen on returning to the Champions League after helping power Valerenga to...

Mozambique opposition files suit against ‘massive electoral fraud’

Mozambique's largest opposition party Renamo on Wednesday lodged court papers calling for the October 15 election results to...

Motsepe-Radebe on Botswana: ‘I’ve never given money for anything regarding regime change’

Businesswoman Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe has set the record straight regarding allegations of political meddling and an alleged affair with...

MUST WATCH | Tortured, raped and trafficked – African migrants find themselves in hell

These migrants from Ethiopia are seeking a better life. Crammed in wooden smuggling boats, it's a six-hour voyage...

Families seek release of Sudan’s detained regime members

Relatives of Sudan's former regime officials detained since the ouster of Omar al-Bashir demonstrated on Wednesday, seeking their...

Facebook: Russian disinformation campaign targeted Africa

Facebook said on Wednesday it took down accounts linked to a Russian ally of President Vladimir Putin seeking...

South Sudan’s Machar seeks delay to unity government

South Sudan's government is failing to push through a peace deal, the country's main opposition said, calling for...

Nigeria’s Supreme Court upholds President Buhari’s election win

Nigeria's top court has dismissed an appeal by main opposition candidate Atiku Abubakar to overturn the result of February's presidential vote...

2 million on brink of starvation in regional drought in Zambia

More than two million Zambians are facing "severe" food insecurity after drought and flooding reduced harvests, the Red...

Thousands homeless after floods in Central African Republic

The worst flooding in two decades in the Central African Republic has left at least 28 000 people...