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Pep Guardiola has signed a new deal with Manchester City - News

Pep Guardiola has signed a new deal with Manchester City - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 19:25 Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has signed a two-year extension with the...

PICS:Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

PICS:Burundi votes on extending president's power until 2034

Burundi's president joined long lines of voters on Thursday in a referendum that could extend his rule until...

Egypt's president hails 'breakthrough' in Nile dam talks

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Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday that a "breakthrough" had been reached in talks with Sudan...

FC Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta responds to France Football apology over Ballon d'Or award - News

FC Barcelona legend Andres Iniesta responds to France Football apology over Ballon d'Or award - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 17:55 Departing FC Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta has officially responded to France Football's...

Arsene Wenger on Cristiano Ronaldo transfer regret at Arsenal and two failed FC Barcelona targets - News

Arsene Wenger on Cristiano Ronaldo transfer regret at Arsenal and two failed FC Barcelona targets - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 17:00 Arsene Wenger admits not signing five-time Ballon d'Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo remains...

Ethiopia: PM Abiy Ahmed Tells His Cabinet the Government Is Investigating Foreign Bank Accounts Held By Senior Officials

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

In a meeting with senior government officials including members of his cabinet, Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said...

Nigerian students 'tied to cross and whipped' for being late

Nigerian students 'tied to cross and whipped' for being late

Image copyright Punch Newspapers Image caption A police spokesman described the punishment as "a barbaric act" Three people...

PICS: In Lagos, the 'Venice of Africa' fights for survival

PICS: In Lagos, the 'Venice of Africa' fights for survival

Its nickname is the "Venice of Africa" but, other than its maze of narrow waterways where wooden boats...

Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane on 'exceptional' UEFA Europa League finalist Maxime Lopez of Marseille - News

Real Madrid's Zinedine Zidane on 'exceptional' UEFA Europa League finalist Maxime Lopez of Marseille - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 16:00 Real Madrid head coach has declared his admiration for reported target Maxime...

Botswana's quit notice to refugees

Botswana's quit notice to refugees

By ARNALDO VIEIRAMore by this Author Over 900 Namibian refugees living in Botswana have been given two months...

Morocco Munir El Haddadi case reaches final verdict from The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) - News

Morocco Munir El Haddadi case reaches final verdict from The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 14:30 Morocco's last-ditch attempt to include FC Barcelona forward Munir El Haddadi in their FIFA World Cup...

Egypt kills 19 jihadists in Sinai: army

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Cairo - Egypt's army said on Thursday it killed 19 presumed jihadists in the Sinai peninsula during a...

Zambian musician held as he returns from self-imposed exile in SA

Egypt arrests ex-anti-graft chief in latest pre-vote turmoil

Zambian authorities on Wednesday arrested singer and activist Chama Fumba at Lusaka airport in a move condemned by...

Africa’s first medicinal cannabis dispensary launched in Durban

Africa’s first medicinal cannabis dispensary launched in Durban

Africa’s first medicinal cannabis dispensary launched in Durban Patients will first have to consult with a doctor, chiropractor...

Malawi: Joyce Banda's Return Shakes Up Malawi's Already Shaky Politics

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

analysis By Jimmy KainjaThe many contradictory rumours about the former president's plans and potential alliances highlight the unstable...

'It's a private matter,' says Swaziland on Zambian leader's $4bn mansion

'It's a private matter,' says Swaziland on Zambian leader's $4bn mansion

Swaziland has reportedly said that the issue involving Zambian President Edgar Lungu's plans to build a mansion in...

Ethiopia: Unidentified Perpetrators Kill Dangote Cement Ethiopia Country Manager Deep Kamara, Two Ethiopians

Ethiopia: Unidentified Perpetrators Kill Dangote Cement Ethiopia Country Manager Deep Kamara, Two Ethiopians

Sources with the knowledge told Addis Standard that Deep Kamara, the country manager of Dangote Cement Ethiopia, and...

Confederation Cup: El Kaabi on target for Berkane

Confederation Cup: El Kaabi on target for Berkane

Ayoub El Kaabi is the top scorer in the 2018 Confederation Cup with six goals so farStriker Ayoub...

England head coach Gareth Southagte explains two notable exclusions from 2018 FIFA World Cup squad - News

England head coach Gareth Southagte explains two notable exclusions from 2018 FIFA World Cup squad - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 11:30 England head coach Gareth Southgate has explained why he opted to exclude...

Ex-Zambian leader's son jailed for stealing phone – reports

Former Zambian president Frederick Chiluba's son has reportedly been sentenced to eight months in jail for stealing a...

Lionel Messi fever hits South Africa as Barcelona beat Mamelodi

Lionel Messi fever hits South Africa as Barcelona beat Mamelodi

Barcelona are in South Africa to play Mamelodi Sundowns in the Mandela Cup.South Africa has been awash with...

Sporting Lisbon agree to play Portuguese Cup final after Tuesday's ultras attack on training ground - News

Sporting Lisbon agree to play Portuguese Cup final after Tuesday's ultras attack on training ground - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 10:30 Sporting Lisbon have decided to 'honour their status as professionals' and play...

Rwanda: RwandAir Opens Second Route in South Africa

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

By Julius BizimunguThe national carrier, RwandAir on Wednesday officially launched its second destination in South Africa. On Wednesday...

Zim 'imports grain despite govt claims it has stopped doing so' – report

Zim 'faces maize output shortfall due to erratic weather conditions' – report

Zimbabwe is reportedly still importing grain "despite claims by the government that it had stopped doing so" last...

Burundians to vote in referendum to extend president's rule 

Burundians to vote in referendum to extend president's rule 

By AFPMore by this Author Burundians vote Thursday in a referendum on constitutional reforms that are set to...

DR Congo Ebola outbreak spreads to Mbandaka city

DR Congo Ebola outbreak spreads to Mbandaka city

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption Twenty-three people are known to have died The Ebola outbreak in Congo has...

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Lungu's mansion, kenyatta

Top Africa stories: Mnangagwa, Lungu's mansion, kenyatta

'Africa spending at least $50bn on food imports,' says Zim's MnangagwaZimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly urged African...

Zim electoral body tells opposition parties to 'back off' – report

Pep Guardiola has signed a new deal with Manchester City - News

Zimbabwe's electoral body has reportedly said that it would not be pressured into disclosing who the suppliers of...

Pitso Mosimane admits Barcelona on another level to Mamelodi Sundowns - News

Pitso Mosimane admits Barcelona on another level to Mamelodi Sundowns - News

Posted: 17 May 2018 Time: 08:10 Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane conceded the gulf in class was evident...

Breaking down borders in Africa

Breaking down borders in Africa

THE annual Breaking Down Borders Africa Youth Summit 2018 yesterday kicked off on a high note as young...

Nigeria: Govt, JOHESU Negotiation Meeting End in Deadlock

Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Khartoum

By Johnbosco AgbakwuruAbuja — The meeting between the striking joint health workers union and the Federal Government last...

Eight die in CAR clashes as UN force takes back Bambari

The UN mission in the Central African Republic said Wednesday it had taken back control of Bambari after...

Fraud case: Ex-minister fingers Zim President Mnangagwa

Ian Khama, Mnangagwa set to 'fix strained relations' as they meet in Botswana

A former Zimbabwean minister accused of criminal abuse of office has reportedly said that he received instruction from President...

East Africa:Gunmen Abduct Top Ugandan Official in South Sudan - AllAfrica.com

.com | Residents say scores kidnapped in northern Nigeria - News24

"Dear members, it is true that Ambrose Olaa and his colleagues are being detained by some armed groups...

UEFA Europa League final match report Marseille v Atletico Madrid 16 May 2018 - News

UEFA Europa League final match report Marseille v Atletico Madrid 16 May 2018 - News

Posted: 16 May 2018 Time: 22:26 Atletico Madrid were crowned UEFA Europa League winners as they brushed aside...

FC Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde pleased with South African trip - News

FC Barcelona manager Ernesto Valverde pleased with South African trip - News

Posted: 16 May 2018 Time: 21:40 FC Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde claims the club were honoured to be...

Rights groups seek prosecution of Gambian ex-leader in Ghana

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A survivor, families of the disappeared and human rights organisations are seeking the extradition and prosecution in Ghana...

Amnesty says Europe complicit in Libyan abuse of migrants

Amnesty says Europe complicit in Libyan abuse of migrants

An international rights group says European countries share responsibility for hundreds of migrants intercepted by Libyan authorities and...

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane encourages his side to play from the back - News

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane encourages his side to play from the back - News

Posted: 16 May 2018 Time: 20:58 Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane insists he had no problem with his...

Residents say scores kidnapped in northern Nigeria

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Scores of people were kidnapped in two days on a dangerous road in northern Nigeria, according to residents,...