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3 days ago, 10:45
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Africa's top shots: Tots TV, firing cavalry and red cards

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

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3 days ago, 09:23
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Dubai's DP World threatens legal action against China over Djibouti trade zone | Africanews

China is developing and financing the free trade zone as it considers Djibouti an important part of its $1 trillion "Belt and Road" global investment initiative. ...

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3 days ago, 09:23
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
France reject 'favorites' tag as they approach World Cup final against Croatia | Africanews

France face the Croats in the World Cup final at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium on Sunday, but they are rejecting the favourites tag which cost them dearly two years ago. ...

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4 days ago, 08:23
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Exhausted Croatia must summon reserve strength for World Cup final against France | Africanews

On Sunday, the Croats will play the biggest match of their lives against a France side bursting with youth and vigour that has had a day more rest and played the equivalent of a match fewer over the k ...

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4 days ago, 07:13
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Sudan teen jailed for killing 'rapist' husband appeals for 'unconditional freedom' | Africanews

Noura Hussein, 19, gained global attention in May after a Sharia court, which follows Islamic law, sentenced her to death for stabbing her husband as he tried to rape her. ...

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3 days ago, 13:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Pumza Fihlani
The town where residents took back control

Angered by corruption allegations, residents of the South African town of Koster chased away the mayor and took over. ...

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4 days ago, 06:21
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere Wit ...
Russia 2018: the World Cup where VAR made the difference | Africanews

The use of the VAR system was approved in March by the rule-making body IFAB, despite controversy in some of the competitions in which it has been trialled over the time taken to make decisions and la ...

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4 days ago, 05:21
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
African teams 'need focus on youth' to make World Cup progress | Africanews

None of Africa's five teams made it past the group stage in Russia, with Nigeria, Senegal, Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco managing only three wins between them. ...

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4 days ago, 04:20
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Tanzania threatens pollster that said Magufuli's popularity has reduced by 41% | Africanews

Researchers from research outfit Twaweza last week said President Magufuli’s approval ratings had plummeted by an alarming 41% since coming to power in 2016. ...

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4 days ago, 03:20
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopian rebel group OLF declares ceasefire in wake of reforms | Africanews

The Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) has fought for autonomy for the Oromiya region - Ethiopia’s largest - since 1993. It was designated a terrorist group by the government in 2008. ...

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1 day ago, 20:13
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Photos: Obama arrives in Kenya, meets Kenyatta and Odinga | Africanews

Former U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Kenya, on Sunday for the first time since leaving office in 2017. Obama is visiting Kenya for the fifth time, as a private citizen. ...

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1 day ago, 19:23
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
[LIVE] 2018 World Cup final: France (2) vs. Croatia (1) | Africanews

How the two teams made it to the July 15 final has been one of the biggest talking points, as experts wonder whether 'the will to win' could trumple skill in the World Cup's biggest game. ...

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1 day ago, 16:49
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
DR Congo's new army chief subject of U.S., EU sanctions | Africanews

Congo’s President Joseph Kabila has appointed a new army chief who is under international sanctions for the violent repression of dissent, raising fears of an imminent crackdown. ...

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1 days ago, 14:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Reality Check Tea ...
Reality Check: Taxing 'gossip' on the internet

What has been the impact of Uganda's decision to impose a tax on social media? ...

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1 days ago, 14:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Ashley Lime
'Why I keep my vasectomy a secret'

Experts say male sterilisation could be the solution to Africa's population crisis, but uptake remains low. ...

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2 days ago, 21:22
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Russia 2018 third-place match: Belgium (2) England (0) | Africanews

Belgium have had 10 different goalscorers at this World Cup — equaling the record set by France in 1982 and Italy in 2006. ...

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2 days ago, 20:01
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Gambia hands presidential security to police, first time in 37 years | Africanews

The military under Jammeh were a feared unit of the security forces. They were severally accused by human rights groups of carrying out human rights abuses under the instructions of Jammeh. ...

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2 days ago, 18:30
@AfricaNews - By: Michael Ike Dibie ...
8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya in botched relocation | Africanews

Eight critically endangered black rhinos have died in Kenya while being transported by the state wildlife service between two national parks. ...

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2 days ago, 16:29
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Somali police foil car bomb attack near presidential palace | Africanews

In past incidents, al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab have used car bombs to target government buildings in the capital. ...

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2 days ago, 16:29
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Obama releases summer reading list ahead of Kenya, South Africa trips | Africanews

Nigeria leads the list with two nominations. Kenya, South Africa and Libya all get single nominations with a former White House staffer and longtime Obama advisor, also making the list with a book on ...

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