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4 days ago, 21:49
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ping-pong-playing robot amuses CES attendees | Africanews

Forpheus uses Artificial Intelligence (AI), robotics, motion control and sensing technology to to track the ping-pong ball and monitor the players movements. ...

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5 hours ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: With Reuters
C.A.R agitated after France dismisses sex abuse case against its troops | Africanews

Paris prosecutors called last year for the case to be dismissed because some of the testimony was deemed inconsistent and some elements could not be confirmed. ...

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5 hours ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Somalia welcomes 41 nationals released from Indian jails, more to follow | Africanews

The returnees were welcomed at the Mogadishu International Airport by Prime Minister Ali Hassan Khayre and other government officials. ...

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5 hours ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Ethiopia must rework anti-terror laws, free more detainees - U.N. | Africanews

The U.N. said there was more to be done in the area of freeing more more detainees and the need to rework anti-terror laws and other legislations that unduly targeted the media and activists. ...

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3 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
New technology: destroyer or creator of jobs? | Africanews

Advances in technology are having a big impact on a broad range of industries, provoking intense debate about the future of work. ...

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3 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Liberia's Sirleaf promises face-off with her party over expulsion | Africanews

Sirleaf will pass on the presidential baton to former world footballer of the year, George Weah, who beat Sirleaf's deputy, Joseph Nyuma Boakai, in a poll run-off in December 2017. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Uganda's Museveni says he could start signing death warrants | Africanews

Museveni, 73, said his Christian background had informed his decision to withhold signing death warrants but recent events had forced him to "revise" his position. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Malawi president asks cabinet to lead 'prayers for rain' | Africanews

A dry spell and worsening pest infestation are threatening Malawi’s staple maize crop, prompting President Peter Mutharika on Friday to call on government officials to lead prayers for rain. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
CHAN 2018: The challenges ahead [Sports] | Africanews

The African Nations Championship was inaugurated in 2009 with the objective of promoting players who play exclusively on the continent. After five editions has it fulfilled its objectives? ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Egypt appreciates Ethiopia's goodwill, insists on technical recommendations | Africanews

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi pledged on Thursday not to let differences over a dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river ruin relations with Ethiopia. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Tanzania revokes licenses of 'drugs and explosives' ships | Africanews

The government has revoked licences of two marine vessels flying Tanzanian flag after they were seized for shipping illicit drugs and explosives contrary to national and international laws. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
2 policemen killed as 2 Americans and 2 Canadians are kidnapped in Nigeria | Africanews

Kidnappers have abducted two Americans and two Canadians in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna, killing two police officers, a police spokesman said on Wednesday. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Netherlands expels top Eritrean diplomat | Africanews

The Dutch government has told the highest representative of Eritrea in the Netherlands to leave the country, minister of Foreign Affairs Halbe Zijlstra said on Wednesday. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
Nigerian banker gives birth on Air France flight 35,000 feet mid-air | Africanews

Toyin Ogundipe delivered her son, Jake, in mid-air about 35,000 feet above sea level. The 41-year-old and her daughter, 4, were aboard an Air France flight heading to New York. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: With Reuters
South Africa's black punks rock their way on to the world stage | Africanews

Punk Rock has found a home in South Africa. In Soweto, a township steeped in rich musical history and pop culture, the genre is growing fast in influence and popularity. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Pope joins couple in matrimony aboard a papal flight in Chile | Africanews

The couple explained to the pope how the 2010 earthquake had damaged the church they had hoped to marry in. ...

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1 day ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
CHAN 2018: Zambia, Namibia into quarters,fancied I. Coast eliminated | Africanews

Zambia and Namibia qualified for the quarter-finals of the CHAN 2018 at the expense of fancied Ivory Coast and the Uganda Cranes. ...

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1 day ago, 19:02
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Kenya investigates hospital rape claims

Nairobi's Kenyatta National Hospital decries "untrue" claims and says no incidents have been reported. ...

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1 day ago, 19:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Uganda 'could resume executions'

President Yoweri Museveni says he will "hang a few" people who took advantage of his "leniency". ...

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3 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...
[Photos] Oromia erupts as Ethiopia govt frees Merera Gudina | Africanews

The respected academic and leader of main opposition oromo federalist Front (OFC) had been in detention since December 2016. ...

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