africa

1 day ago, 13:33
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Eritrean press say its troops have withdrawn from Ethiopia border | Africanews

Since signing an agreement in Asmara on July 9 to restore ties, Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to sweep away two decades of hostility since conflict erupted between the two neighbou ...

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1 day ago, 13:03
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Egyptians with 5,000 followers on Twitter to be supervised as media outlets | Africanews

Under the law passed on Monday social media accounts and blogs with more than 5,000 followers on sites such as Twitter and Facebook will be treated as media outlets, which makes them subject to prosec ...

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1 day ago, 07:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Kofi Annan leads delegation to Zimbabwe to engage political stakeholders | Africanews

During the July 19 – 21 trip, the delegation is expected among others to meet political leaders, the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission, the diplomatic community, civil society representatives and media. ...

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1 day ago, 07:08
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Young Africans must stay and transform Africa: Obama on brain drain | Africanews

His non-profit organisation, The Obama Foundation, runs a leadership programme aimed at helping aspiring Africans to solve pressing problems on the continent. ...

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1 day ago, 06:48
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Cameroon's main opposition SDF files to contest Oct. 7 presidential polls | Africanews

For his part, SDF leader and veteran opposition leader Fru Ndi told reporters that Osih and the SDF remained the only sure path to salvage the Central African country. ...

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1 day ago, 06:27
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia plans cautious privatization of some state-owned firms | Africanews

Having come to power less than four months ago, 41-year-old Abiy has turned the Horn of Africa nation - the most populous in Africa after Nigeria - on its head with his bold plans to reshape politics ...

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1 day ago, 05:57
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Eritrea, Ethiopia must protect basic rights of citizens after peace pact: HRW | Africanews

The international rights group in a release on Wednesday (July 18) stressed that despite a historic peace deal entered by both nations to begin a new era of peace and friendship, there was the need fo ...

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1 days ago, 19:34
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Nigeria unveils name and logo of new national airline, Nigeria Air | Africanews

The Bloomberg news portal has also reported that Africa's most successful airline, Ethiopian Airlines, was in talks to have a stake in Air Nigeria. ...

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1 days ago, 17:44
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Fish leather is invoking a sense of fashion and pride in Kenya [Business Africa] | Africanews

Set up by a 39-year-old industrial chemist, Newton Owino separates fish skin from the rest of the waste, then tans them to make a kind of leather used to manufacture handbags, wallets, shoes, hats and ...

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1 days ago, 18:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
'Village patriarch' jailed for rape

Keith Morris sexually abused two young girls from a remote Kenyan village ...

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11 hours ago, 02:29
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Africa's top shots: Obama-mania and marching camels

A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week. ...

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15 hours ago, 22:08
@AfricaNews - By: With Reuters
South Africa auto industry in bid to fight off U.S tariffs | Africanews

Over the last decade, exports of vehicles made in South Africa have reached as high as two billion U.S. dollars each year. This was made possible by the duty-free benefits of a U.S. initiative known a ...

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14 hours ago, 23:29
@AfricaNews - By: Michael Ike Dibie ...
Airbus and Boeing sign more than $100 billion worth of deals at the Farnborough Airshow | Africanews

Airbus and Boeing at the opening day of the Farnborough Airshow on Monday in England, the two companies said they have so far signed deals worth more than $100 billion. ...

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18 hours ago, 19:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Mystery black sarcophagus opened in Egypt

Archaeologists unseal a huge black granite sarcophagus found in the ancient city of Alexandria. ...

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17 hours ago, 20:37
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Kabila mute on political future in address to DRC lawmakers | Africanews

Most political watchers had expected him to make clear statements on his political involvement in a country that is heading to the polls in December 2018. He, however, stated that the elections would ...

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15 hours ago, 22:19
@AfricaNews - By: Afolake Oyinloye
African countries pay the price for the current global trade war [Business Africa] | Africanews

Rising trade tensions between the United States and the rest of the world could cost the global economy US$430 billion, the International Monetary Fund warned. ...

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16 hours ago, 21:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Cameroon arrests four soldiers in connection with execution of women and children | Africanews

A second security source said that three of the soldiers had been transferred to the capital Yaounde while the fourth was still being held in Maroua, the capital of the Far North. ...

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17 hours ago, 19:57
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
French ambassador calls Trevor Noah's jokes on WC team 'white supremacist' | Africanews

While in America, immigrants identify themselves by their roots, i.e. African-Americans, Chinese-Americans, the French take pride in their integration process where immigrants are fully assimilated to ...

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21 hours ago, 16:55
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
U.S group says Nelson Mandela remained under surveillance after his release from prison | Africanews

Property of the People said its trove included documents from the major U.S. intelligence agencies, the FBI, CIA, DIA and NSA, most of which have never been seen by the public ...

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19 hours ago, 18:07
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Noah defends Africa World Cup joke

A French diplomat accuses Daily Show comedian Trevor Noah of denying the players' "Frenchness". ...

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