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1 day ago, 12:09
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Guinea says Bollore port concession complied with law | Africanews

Bollore Group’s concession to build a container port in Guinea’s capital Conakry was in strict compliance with the law, a government spokesman said on Tuesday, reacting to news of a probe by Frenc ...

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1 day ago, 06:23
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Tanzania's April 26 anti-Magufuli protests, U.K. warns citizens to stay safe | Africanews

The April 26 protests have been banned by authorities even though the Tanzanian activist behind it, U.S.-based Mange Kimambi, insists the nationwide protests will go ahead as planned. ...

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1 day ago, 11:40
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
DRC: Opposition party's key rally since 2016 [The Morning Call] | Africanews

A major opposition rally in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The country's main opposition Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS) party under its current leader Felix Tshisekedi, held an auth ...

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1 day ago, 02:20
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Mo Salah, Mane on target as Liverpool beat Roma in UCL semis | Africanews

There was a huge African influence in Liverpool’s first leg victory over AS Roma in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals played on Tuesday evening at Anfield. ...

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1 day ago, 06:23
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
SADC calls on DRC stakeholders to help deliver credible polls | Africanews

Leaders of the southern Africa regional bloc met in the Angolan capital Luanda as part of the SADC Double Troika Summit of Heads of State and Government on 24th April 2018. ...

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1 day ago, 06:54
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
South Africa football violence: Major facts of Kaizer Chiefs stadium riot | Africanews

The fans were protesting the continued stay in office of coach of the side following a string of poor results. Coach Steve Komphela who managed to escape unhurt resigned his post immediately after the ...

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1 day ago, 05:12
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Ethiopia bestows highest national honour on ex-PM Hailemariam Desalegn | Africanews

Desalegn reiterated his call for citizens to give Abiy the needed support to carry out the ruling EPRDF's reform agenda. An emotional Desalegn also thanked the government for the honour done him. ...

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1 day ago, 04:27
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
'Why I back the Swazi king's name change'

Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene supports the name eSwatini, but suggests "land of many wives". ...

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1 day ago, 20:48
@BBCAfrica - By: Paul Rincon
GM plant tech boosts malaria drug yield

Scientists have modified a plant's genes to make it produce high levels of a key malaria drug, potentially helping meet the large global demand. ...

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1 day ago, 19:21
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Israel scraps plan to deport migrants

The government writes to the Supreme Court that forced migrant removal "is no longer on the agenda". ...

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10 hours ago, 02:08
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Cameroon media operating in climate of fear and self-censorship - RSF report | Africanews

The index showed that the central African country had made a slight progress from 2017 moving from 130th spot to 129th this year. That notwithstanding, journalists face huge hurdles some of which led ...

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14 hours ago, 22:30
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
S Africa identifies body of missing Briton

Horticulturalist Rodney Saunders and his wife disappeared in February, in a suspected IS kidnapping. ...

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17 hours ago, 18:53
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
'No protests tomorrow': Tanzania police tells citizens to keep calm | Africanews

Tanzania's police has urged residents of the city of Dar es Salaam to calm down and ignore calls for demonstrations on Union Day tomorrow. ...

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16 hours ago, 20:27
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Ethiopia PM meets U.N. rights boss: Human rights, democracy top agenda | Africanews

According to the Facebook page of the PM, the main issues of discussion by the two parties was the subject of human rights and democracy. ...

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16 hours ago, 20:04
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Cameroon 'Genius Centers' seek to promote technological innovations among youths | Africanews

Children are directed at the workshop on different programming contents, from Robotic Designs to mounting robotics. ...

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16 hours ago, 19:35
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Opposition walks out as Sierra Leone elects speaker of parliament | Africanews

Dr. Abass Chernoh Bundu of the ruling Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) has been elected as Speaker of the 5th Parliament of the Republic of Sierra Leone. ...

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18 hours ago, 17:43
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Springbok legend Habana retires, thanks fans in emotional social media post | Africanews

South Africa's record try-scorer Bryan Habana announced Tuesday he was hanging up his boots after a glittering career at the end of his French Top 14 club Toulon's season. ...

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22 hours ago, 14:32
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Zimbabwe referee says he was offered bribe to fix CAF Confederations game | Africanews

They wanted the ref to influence the second leg of their knockout tie against Ivory Coast’s Williamsville AC on April 18 so they could overturn a 2-0 first-leg deficit. ...

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22 hours ago, 14:32
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport African migrants | Africanews

The Israeli government said on Tuesday it was abandoning a plan to forcibly deport African migrants who entered the country illegally. ...

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23 hours ago, 13:20
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Rwanda tells citizens to dig, repair drainage channels after heavy rains kill 18 | Africanews

Rwanda's minister for disaster management and refugees has urged citizens in disaster prone areas to to dig holes retaining rain water around their houses in order to mitigate loss and damage from hea ...

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