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3 days ago, 12:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
African countries ask for Trump apology

The African Union, representing 55 member states, is furious over a reported slur by the US leader. ...

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3 days ago, 12:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Ethiopia jails members of banned group

More than 30 people are sentenced to long terms for belonging to a group wanting to overthrow the government. ...

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4 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
S.African comedian to co-host The Daily Show with Trevor Noah | Africanews

Two years after Trevoh Noah took over the hosting of the Daily Show on Comedy Central, another South African has been selected to co-host the popular American political satire show. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Michael Ike Dibie ...
Haitians mark anniversary of quake after Trump comments | Africanews

President Jovenel Moise led a ceremony in Port-au-Prince on Friday to mark the eighth anniversary of Haiti's devastating earthquake. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Jean Ping banned from leaving Gabon | Africanews

A Libreville court Judge reportedly ordered border police to prevent him from leaving Gabonese territory. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ramaphosa calls on investors to tap opportunities | Africanews

Ramaphosa further said that he will rebuild unity and renewal in the party and alliance, revitalising the economy and fighting state capture and corruption. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Zambian army enters populous slum to control riots over cholera outbreak | Africanews

The riots in the densely populated Kanyama township were sparked after police sealed off a market where trading had been banned on Sunday, when the curfew was declared. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Africa calls Trump racist after "shithole" remark | Africanews

Trump denied on Friday using such derogatory language, but he had already been widely condemned in many African countries and by international rights organisations. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
AU demands apology from Trump over 'shithole' comment | Africanews

The African Union Mission in Washington DC has condemned Donald Trump's derogatory statements allegedly made about Africa and Haiti. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
African ministers meet over AU financing model | Africanews

African finance ministers will meet in Rwanda on Saturday to review progress on the implementation of the 0.2% levy on imports aimed at fully financing the African Union (AU). ...

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3 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
CHAN 2018: Group A squad lists: Morocco, Guinea, Sudan, Mauritania | Africanews

We present squad lists for the various groups, starting with Group A which includes hosts Morocco, Guinea – losing finalists in Rwanda 2016, Sudan and Mauritania. ...

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1 days ago, 15:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Salmonella baby milk 'affects 83 countries'

The boss of French firm Lactalis says up to 12 million boxes of formula are now subject to a recall. ...

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1 days ago, 14:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Police 'tear gas protesters' in Tunisia

A Reuters witness says police in Tunis fired tear gas to disperse an anti-austerity protest. ...

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1 days ago, 14:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Liberia's Sirleaf expelled from her party

The outgoing leader is accused of shunning her vice-president to support George Weah in the election. ...

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@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Inside Africa's WhatsApp's gated communities

Joseph Warungu peeps into WhatsApp groups to find out who the group administrators really are. ...

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3 days ago, 10:14
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Trump 'in crude outburst about migrants'

The White House does not deny he used a slur about Haiti, El Salvador and African nations. ...

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12 hours ago, 20:29
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
New video shows Chibok girls 'happy' to be with Boko Haram | Africanews

Abubakar Shekau - the leader of one of the group’s factions - also appears in the video, which was obtained by a U.S.-based journalism website, Sahara Reporters. ...

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10 hours ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia to free Oromo leader Merera Gudina and over 500 prisoners | Africanews

Facing mounting unrest, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced earlier this month that jailed politicians would be released and those facing trial would have their cases dismissed in a bid to f ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Volkswagen plans to double output from Kenya plant | Africanews

VW set up the vehicle assembly plant in 2016, resuming production in Kenya after a four decade break. The plant has started by assembling VW’s Vivo model. ...

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2 days ago, 23:18
@AfricaNews - By: With Correspondent
Low cost ''earthen floor'' technology helps to improve the quality of lives in Rwanda | Africanews

But home owners are not the only ones profiting from this flooring  concept. Earth Enable has also developed training workshops to equip Rwandan masons with the skills they need to market, construct ...

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