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  • newI Have No Problem With Mourinho, Pogba Insists
      Paul Pogba insisted on Sunday that he has no problems with Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho despite a difficult season which has seen the French star dropped on several occasions. Pogba, who has even been linked with a summer move away from…
    - 26 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:58pm -
  • newNepalese Peacekeepers Accused Of Child Rape In South Sudan
      UN peacekeepers from Nepal are facing allegations of child rape in South Sudan, the UN spokesman said Monday, describing the case as “especially heinous”. The United Nations has asked Nepal to send investigators to work with its own office of…
    - 36 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:48pm -
  • new‘Over Two Million Bottles Of Codeine Consumed Daily In Kano’
    In the last three years, Kano State tops the list of the states with the highest rate of drug addiction in the country. Codeine, a prescription pain medication used to treat mild or moderate pain is a drug which is abused by some youths in the state.…
    - 45 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:39pm -
  • new Britain’s Prince William And Kate Welcome New Son
      Kate, the wife of Prince William, gave birth to a baby boy on Monday, the couple’s third child who is fifth in line to the British throne. The boy, weighing eight pounds and seven ounces (3.8 kilogrammes), was born at 11:01 am (1001 GMT), Kensin…
    - 56 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:28pm -
  • newTroops Discover Boko Haram Training Camp, Kill One Insurgent
    The Nigerian Army has discovered a Boko Haram training camp in Afa general area of Benisheikh in Borno State. The training camp according to a statement signed by Deputy Director Public Relations of Theatre Command Operation Lafiya Dole, Colonel Onye…
    - 1 hour ago 23 Apr 18, 7:09pm -
  • newAlleged Kidnap: Court Adjourns Evans’ Trial Till June
      A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja has adjourned the suit involving suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, also known as Evans till June 8. According to the court, the matter is to be heard on that date pending a directive from the C…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:18pm -
  • newINEC Explains Controversy Trailing Alleged Creation Of 30,000 Polling Units
      Ahead of the 2019 general elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has explained the controversy trailing the alleged creation of additional 30,000 additional polling units across the country. Rotimi Oyekanmi, who is the Chi…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:59pm -
  • newAlleged Corruption: Court Orders Suspended Judge, Yunusa To Face Trial
      A Lagos High Court Sitting in the Ikeja area has ordered a suspended judge at the Federal High Court, Justice Mohammed Yunusa, to face trial for alleged corruption. Justice Sherifat Solebo gave the order on Monday while ruling on the case of alleg…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:41pm -
  • newWomen, Youths Protest As Security Officials Storm Dino Melaye’s Residence
      Following the siege mounted by security officials on the Maitama residence of the Senator representing Kogi West Senatorial District, Senator Dino Melaye, youths and women have taken to the street to express their displeasure. The protesters who w…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:32pm -
  • newExpose Underage Voters, PDP Tells INEC
      The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has asked the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stop covering the All Progressives Congress (APC) but rather make public its findings on underage voters in various states, particularly Kano and…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:32pm -



  • newRodney Sampson Hooks HBCUs To Black Tech: GHOGH Podcast Rodney Sampson is passionate about reducing the racial wealth gap in the U.S. by advancing innovation, entrepreneurship and investment as a way of life for all. A pioneering name in economic o…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:50pm -
  • newNatalie Portman Turns Down Israel Honor, Cancels Trip
    Natalie Portman is used to drama on screen, but she is currently embroiled in a real life drama. Portman, who was born in Jerusalem, was awarded The Genesis Prize, which has been called the "Jewish Nobel.”Portman has announced she will be not be ac…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:00pm -
  • newInvesting In African Infrastructure: 3 Countries That Could Surprise In 2018
    The sub-Saharan African infrastructure challenge is well documented, with many investors actively seeking a way to be a part of the solution. Yet the process to modern infrastructure, despite many active players, remains slow. The statistics underlyi…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 8:32am -
  • Ms Geek Africa Prepares Girls For The Digital Future
    This year’s Ms. Geek Africa could not have rolled around at a more opportune moment, when the continent’s hills are alive with the promise of a growth, economic diversification that will come with the Africa Continental Free Trade Area Agreement…
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 18, 6:31pm -
  • How Tunisia’s Startup Act Could Change African Tech Ecosystems
    The success story of local tech ecosystems across Africa has provided a positive narrative over the past decade. But much of this success has come despite the lack of an enabling environment or reformist legislation. Increasingly, however, governme…
    - 2 days ago 21 Apr 18, 12:52pm -
  • Spotify Nabs Apple Music’s Hip-Hop Programming Head Carl Chery
    There’s a lot of staff movement over at Apple Music. Apple Music leadership appears to be in the middle of a shakeup, with Beats co-founder Jimmy Iovine withdrawing to a consulting role and Oliver Schusser taking the reins — though not from Iov…
    - 3 days ago 21 Apr 18, 1:45am -
  • 30 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Africa 2018
    Africa’s young entrepreneurs keep moving the needle. They are taking more risks than ever before and building phenomenal businesses that are tackling problems and creating lots of jobs in the process. In its seventh year, this annual ranking of the…
    - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 9:20pm -
  • Why Payday Lenders Were Met By Protesters When They Convened At A Trump Resort
    Are payday lenders cozying up to Donald Trump? Protesters in front of Trump National Doral Golf Club, one of Trump's resorts, earlier this week claimed so. Payday lenders were holding their annual convention there. The protesters who gathered outsid…
    - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 7:48pm -
  • Alabama Kids Code Helps Close Gap In STEM Education
    Alabama is not a state many would mention while discussing technology innovation. It ranked on the low end for innovation potential, according to WalletHub. There is a gap in quality STEM education in Alabama and in the underserved community. Howeve…
    - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 7:16pm -
  • How A Houston High Schooler Won $260K In Scholarships And Admission To 20 Top Colleges
      It’s a good thing Micheal Brown likes to write essays. The 17-year-old senior at Houston’s Lamar High School had to produce more than 50 of them to gain admission to all 20 of the top colleges where he applied, and to win scholarships worth…
    - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 5:15pm -

Mail & Guardian Africa

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Africa IT and tech

  • newNew research reveals how Africa is using the Cloud
    Cloud computing has taken off dramatically across Africa’s major markets, but its benefits are experienced very differently in each region – as are its budget allocations. These were some of the key findings of Cloud Africa 2018, a research…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:00pm -
  • newIoT security comes of age
    The Internet of Things (IoT) has long been a game of rush-to-market, with production speed trumping security in the stampede, says ESET Southern Africa. Securing millions of non-standard devices as disparate as home thermometers, smart TVs and…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:32pm -
  • newFacebook launches #SheMeansBusiness in Nigeria
    According to Technology Times Nigeria, SheMeansBusiness, a platform launched by Facebook, aims to train Nigerian female entrepreneurs and help them grow their businesses. Ebele Okobi, Facebook's Public Policy Director for Africa, said that SheM…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • newMainOne’s West Africa expansion gets boost with Cote d’Ivoire license

    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:30pm -
  • newDigital Eco-system launches in Nigeria is Nigeria’s first digital ecosystem founded by ItopaKing David, it is aimed to create a sustainable platform where Nigeria’s digital future and transitioning can be catalysed. The digital eco-system has launched products that are u…
    - 7 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 1:00pm -
  • newDigital trends driving insurance in Africa
    The past few months have seen digital becoming more integrated with industry sectors across Africa. But it is the data-rich environment of insurance that has especially benefitted from this with several trends emerging that impact on the effect…
    - 8 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 12:00pm -
  • newNew anti-gravity tech explodes on Kickstarter
    Anti-gravity tech, flipstik, reached its funding goal on Kickstarter in less than 24 hours. flipstik allows users to stick and mount anything everywhere. It uses a trademarked technology called Synthetic Setae. Synthetic Setae is a reusable ad…
    - 9 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 11:00am -
  • newInvesting in STEM skills crucial to South Africa’s development
    The basic education sector in South Africa needs to increase the number of institutions that focus on critical subjects such as science, technology, engineering, mathematics (STEM). So says Richard Firth, CEO of MIP Holdings, adding that it is…
    - 11 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 9:50am -
  • newImpact Dakar launches first incubation program to support youth startups
    The Dakar office of Dalberg, an international strategy consulting firm, has announced a new incubation program that aims to regroup Dakar's most innovative early-stage entrepreneurs and help them turn their ideas into viable start-ups, Incubera…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 8:45am -
  • newTop digital tools to supercharge business productivity
    Today’s digital tools can help take the stress out of managing your day-to-day tasks and collaborating with your team. Using these tools can save your business money and supercharge your productivity. One survey commissioned by Google and con…
    - 12 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 8:15am -
  • newThe Smart Hotel of the Future
    Regardless of the size or type of property, every hotel operator that wants to remain competitive and relevant will have to embrace IoT devices and related wireless innovations over the next year to enable next-generation guest experiences. Tec…
    - 13 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 7:13am -

  • newMadagascar leaders condemns deadly protests as 'coup'
    The president of Madagascar on Sunday condemned as a coup deadly opposition-led protests against new electoral laws and warned troublemakers against further action. I call on all the people of Madagascar to be calm, respect democracy, but what happen…
    - 24 hours ago 22 Apr 18, 8:30pm -
  • Calm in Madagascar as troops deployed to quell violent protests
    Dozens of soldiers on Sunday temporarily threw a cordon around a public square in Madagascar's capital where opposition protests against new electoral laws have left two people dead in the restive island nation. The soldiers later vacated the square…
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 18, 4:02pm -
  • Troops guard Madagascar square after violent protests
    Dozens of soldiers on Sunday threw a cordon around a public square in Madagascar's capital where opposition protests against new electoral laws have killed one person in the restive island nation. They later vacated the square, clearing the way for s…
    - 1 day ago 22 Apr 18, 2:10pm -

Reuters AFRICA Top News

  • newAngolan president sacks armed forces, spy bosses in latest purge
    LUANDA (Reuters) - Angolan President Joao Lourenco sacked the chief of staff of the armed forces and the head of the foreign intelligence agency on Monday, his latest moves against officials tainted by graft allegations or links to his predecessor, J…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:39pm -
  • newZimbabwe sets up special courts for election violence
    HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe has established special courts to deal with cases of political violence, the police said on Monday, part of the government's drive to curtail unrest and intimidation ahead of the first post-Robert Mugabe elections set for…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:32pm -
  • newThousands march in Madagascar to protest at election laws
    ANTANANARIVO (Reuters) - Thousands marched in protest against the government in Madagascar's capital on Monday after the president denounced unrest in which two people were killed as a "coup" intended to divide the country's people.
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:56pm -
  • newJailed Egyptian journalist to be awarded UNESCO press freedom prize
    CAIRO (Reuters) - Egyptian photojournalist Mahmoud Abu Zeid won the 2018 Press Freedom Prize awarded by the United Nations cultural agency UNESCO on Monday, a choice that drew criticism from the Egyptian authorities.
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:50pm -
  • newPolice partly to blame for riot, South Africa's football boss says
    JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Police were partly to blame for a violent pitch invasion at a South African soccer match, where fans were caught on camera beating up security officials and destroying broadcast equipment, the country's soccer boss said on Mo…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:12pm -
  • newRival groups from Somalia's army fight at former UAE training facility
    MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Rival forces from Somalia's army shot at each other in the capital Mogadishu on Monday, with one group trying to storm a training centre the United Arab Emirates left behind after it ended a training programme there, soldiers an…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 1:58pm -
  • newEthiopian businesses disappointed by new PM's economic stance
    ADDIS ABABA(Reuters) - Local business leaders at a banquet in Ethiopia's capital last week were hoping the new prime minister Abiy Ahmed would tell them he planned to loosen the state's grip on the economy.
    - 7 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 1:23pm -
  • newLibyan coastguards recover bodies of 11 migrants: spokesman
    TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan coastguards recovered the bodies of 11 migrants who died off Libya's western shore during an attempted crossing to Italy on Sunday, a spokesman said.
    - 13 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 7:40am -

BBC Africa

Google News Africa

  • newEl-Zakzaky: Handle IMN protests with caution, NHRC tells FG - Vanguard
    VanguardEl-Zakzaky: Handle IMN protests with caution, NHRC tells FGVanguardBy Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA – The National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, on Monday, urged the federal government to come up with appropriate political and legal approaches…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:35pm -
  • newJanet Museveni warns Makerere on strikes - Independent
    IndependentJanet Museveni warns Makerere on strikesIndependentKampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports Janet Kataaha Museveni has cautioned the Makerere University community against resorting to strikes as a…
    - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:31pm -
  • newIEBC: Memo claiming Chebukati has resigned is fake - The Standard
    The StandardIEBC: Memo claiming Chebukati has resigned is fakeThe StandardThe Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) has dismissed allegations that it's chairman Wafula Chebukati has tendered his resignation. In a tweet on Monday afte…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:49pm -
  • newGideon Moi condoles with Matiba's family at their Limuru home - The Star, Kenya
    The Star, KenyaGideon Moi condoles with Matiba's family at their Limuru homeThe Star, KenyaSenator Gideon Moi condoles Edith, wife to late Kenneth Matiba at their home in Riara, Limuru on Monday, April 23, 2018. /COURTESY. Facebook · Twitter · Goog…
    - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:27pm -

African football

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Tribal football

  • new​Arsenal legend Parlour: Benitez 'perfect fit' for Gunners
    Former Arsenal midfielder Ray Parlour believes that Rafa Benitez is the ideal man to take over from Arsene Wenger in the summer.Benitez has done an amazing job at Newcastle this season. Their form since the New Year is particularly impressive.Read mo…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:29pm -
  • new​Man Utd keeper De Gea set to force through Real Madrid move
    Spanish outlet Don Balon believe that Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea will push for a move to Real Madrid this summer.De Gea has enjoyed a fantastic season with United. He is in the running to win the golden glove and his side will be playi…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:29pm -
  • new​Rudiger says Chelsea excited for Man Utd meeting
    Chelsea central defender Antonio Rudiger believes everyone in the squad is relishing the upcoming FA Cup final against Manchester United.While Chelsea have endured a poor Premier League season, they have managed to reach the FA Cup final with some im…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:27pm -
  • new​Liverpool, Real Madrid target Hector signs new Koln deal
    Despite being a target for the likes of Liverpool and Real Madrid, Jonas Hector has signed a new deal at Koln to stay in the Bundesliga.The German left back has committed the next few years of his career to Koln. He spoke about the decision after sig…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:27pm -
  • new​Arsenal boss Wenger refutes Mustafi exit rumours
    Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger does not believe Shrokdan Mustafi was on the verge of departing in the summer.There were rumours suggesting that Asrenal were happy to sell him to Inter Milan in the summer. The player wanted to go, but the Gunners did n…
    - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:25pm -
  • new​Cahill resigned to Chelsea missing top four finish
    Defender Gary Cahill is expecting Chelsea to finish outside the top four.The Blues are five points behind fourth-place Tottenham with four games to go, including a home fixture against Liverpool.Read more on Tribal Football
    - 4 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 4:18pm -
  • new​Klopp urges Liverpool fans to behave ahead of Roma clash
    Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has asked fans to "show respect" outside Anfield before Tuesday's Champions League tie against Roma, and not throw objects at the visiting team's bus, reports BBC Sport.Cans, bottles and flares were thrown at Manchester…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:48pm -
  • new​Man Utd star Mata relishing 'special' Chelsea final clash
    Manchester United and Spain midfielder Juan Mata is delighted that his team will face off against Chelsea in the FA Cup final.Mata was a Chelsea player for two and a half seasons, before his current manager Jose Mourinho sold him to United.Read more…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:44pm -
  • new​Man City fullback Mendy: I even go to the toilets with fans!
    Manchester City fullback Benjamin Mendy believes he is happy to mix it among the club's supporters when he is not in the playing squad.Mendy is recovered from a long-term injury. But he is still not at match fitness, which means Fabian Delph continue…
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:43pm -
  • new​Man City keeper Ederson: I want goals before season's end
    Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson has an interesting target for the remaining games of the Premier League season.City are already champions, but four games of the season are remaining.Read more on Tribal Football
    - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:42pm -

Africa review


    • newBumper 2018/19 ahead for Proteas
      Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday announced another bumper programme of home international fixtures for the 2018-19 season against Zimbabwe, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
      - 8 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 8:16pm -
    • newKarlovic aces his way to Barcelona win
      Croatia's Ivo Karlovic hit 29 aces as he beat Spaniard Tommy Robredo 6-7(5) 7-6(8) 6-4 in the first round of the Barcelona Open on Monday.
      - 21 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 8:03pm -
    • newBowlers propel KXIP to summit
      The Kings XI Punjab defended a mediocre total of 143 for eight through the mastery of their collective bowling attack and edged the Delhi Daredevils by four runs.
      - 26 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:58pm -
    • newKlopp urges Reds fans to respect Roma
      Jurgen Klopp has urged the club's fans to show respect to Tuesday's Champions League semifinal opponents AS Roma when they arrive at the stadium.
      - 1 hour ago 23 Apr 18, 7:10pm -
    • newBulls lay complaint against Rebels
      The Vodacom Bulls have accused the Melbourne Rebels of “faking injuries” to slow down the game and has decided to lay a complaint at Vodacom Super Rugby governing body Sanzaar.
      - 2 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:19pm -
    • newVAR still right in the spotlight
      Introduced to provide help for under pressure referees, the role of Video Assistant Referees (VAR) still remains unclear after more questions over consistency arose at Wembley on Sunday.
      - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 5:48pm -
    • newBulls won't select Schoeman
      The Vodacom Bulls will not select Pierre Schoeman for this weekend’s Vodacom Super Rugby match against the Highlanders even if he is found not guilty in his Sanzaar judicial hearing.
      - 3 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 4:57pm -
    • newHartley ruled out of South Africa tour
      England captain Dylan Hartley will miss this year's tour of South Africa and the rest of the Premiership season due to concussion, his club Northampton Saints said on Monday.
      - 5 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 3:41pm -
    • newMabedi named Chiefs interim coach
      Following the resignation of coach Steve Komphela, Kaizer Chiefs has placed Patrick Mabedi in charge of the first team for the remainder of the 2017/2018 season.
      - 6 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 2:35pm -
    • newHalep leads unchanged WTA top 20
      Romania's Simona Halep led an unchanged top 20 in the WTA rankings published on Monday after a weekend of Fed Cup action
      - 10 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 10:15am -

    VOA Africa

    • newAngolan President Sacks Armed Forces, Spy Bosses in Latest Purge
      Angolan President Joao Lourenco sacked the chief of staff of the armed forces and the head of the foreign intelligence agency on Monday, his latest moves against officials tainted by graft allegations or links to his predecessor, Jose Eduardo dos San…
      - 25 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:59pm -
    • newFormer Malawi President Joyce Banda Returns from Exile
      Former Malawi President Joyce Banda will return home Saturday after spending more than three years in self-imposed exile because of graft allegations, a spokesman for her political party said Monday.Cashgate, a corruption scandal in which senior g…
      - 45 mins ago 23 Apr 18, 7:39pm -
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    • newZimbabwe Police Vow Zero Tolerance for Election Violence
      Zimbabwe is just months away from important nationwide elections. On Monday, the police force announced several changes aimed at ensuring the polls are free of violence. Erasmus Makodza is heading the new election command within Zimbabwe’s pol…
      - 4 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 4:45pm -
    • newUS Builds Drone Base in Niger, Crossroads of Extremism Fight
      On the scorching edge of the Sahara Desert, the U.S. Air Force is building a base for armed drones, the newest front in America's battle against the growing extremist threat in Africa's vast Sahel region.Three hangars and the first layers of a run…
      - 7 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 1:20pm -
    • newOne of Sudan's Lost Boys Finds a Way to Help Other Refugees
      A cup of coffee is a good way for many to start the day. But it can also do far greater good. Manyang Kher, a former Sudanese child refugee - one of the so-called Lost Boys and now a US citizen - is passionate about helping refugees build a brighte…
      - 8 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 12:25pm -
    • newFormer Sudanese Lost Boy Finds a Way to Help Others
      Manyang Kher was three years old when he arrived at a refugee camp in Ethiopia's Gambella region. During the 13 years, the South Sudanese native lived there, he observed lots of other children die. From hunger. From cholera. From attempting to flee t…
      - 8 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 12:06pm -
    • newEducation in Conflict Zones: An Unmet Need
      The California-based charity Justice Rising is working to educate youngsters in conflict zones, especially the strife-torn eastern section of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is one of many organizations struggling to meet a need that is largely…
      - 14 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:40am -
    • newEducation in Conflict Zones: An Unmet Need
      A California charity is helping to educate youngsters in conflict zones, especially the strife-torn eastern section of the Democratic Republic of Congo. As VOA's Mike O’Sullivan reports, the group Justice Rising is attempting to meet a need that is…
      - 14 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 6:14am -
    • newIsraeli Minister Vows to Help Ethiopian Jews Move to Israel
      Israel's Justice minister vowed to help Ethiopia's Jews immigrate to Israel as soon as possible during a rare visit to Ethiopia.Ayelet Shaked visited the synagogue in Addis Ababa on Sunday.“These programs that will eventually reunite Ethiopia…
      - 20 hours ago 23 Apr 18, 12:03am -
    • newSomalia Finance Minister Says Country Passes Trust Factor
      Somalia's finance minister said the country is winning in its effort to get the trust of international financial institutions and could receive debt relief as early as next year.Abdirahman Duale Beileh, who participated in the spring meeting of th…
      - 22 hours ago 22 Apr 18, 10:09pm -
    • Thousands of Displaced in Southern Libya in Desperate Need of Help
      The U.N. refugee agency is appealing to armed groups in southern Libya to allow humanitarian access to thousands of people displaced by fighting to provide urgently needed relief.Recent deadly clashes between armed groups in and around the souther…
      - 1 day ago 22 Apr 18, 1:58pm -
    • Scientist Calls for 'Antimalarials for Mosquitoes' to Fight Killer Disease
      A British scientist is proposing a new approach to fighting the spread of malaria, a treatable mosquito-borne disease that kills hundreds of thousands each year, the vast majority of them young children in Africa. As Faith Lapidus reports, he is deve…
      - 2 days ago 22 Apr 18, 5:41am -
    • Booze, Blessings, and a Bible: South African Church Celebrates Drinking
      A new church in South Africa celebrates drinking, and not just the communion wine. Worshippers at the Gabola church attend services in bars and taverns, where a pastor blesses their alcoholic beverages. From Washington, VOA’s Jill Craig has more on…
      - 2 days ago 22 Apr 18, 5:21am -
    • Cameroon Denies It Forcibly Sent Back Nigerian Refugees
      Cameroon is denying a report by the U.N. refugee agency that it has forcibly repatriated close to 400 Nigerian refugees and asylum-seekers since January, but it says people running to areas prone to regular attacks by Boko Haram had to be moved to sa…
      - 2 days ago 21 Apr 18, 11:11pm -
    • UNHCR Deplores Forcible Deportation of Nigerian Refugees by Cameroon
      The UN refugee agency denounces the latest forcible deportations of Nigerian refugees to violence-prone Borno State by Cameroon, calling it a violation of international law. The UN refugee agency says it is alarmed at what appears to be an unsettl…
      - 2 days ago 21 Apr 18, 1:10pm -
    • World Heritage Day: King Ramses II Colossus Project Complete
      Marking World Heritage Day in the open-air museum city of Luxor includes a tour around Karnak Temples, a walk down the avenue of sphinxes and a celebration marking the completion of King Ramses II colossus reconstruction project at Luxor Temple along…
      - 2 days ago 21 Apr 18, 11:07am -
    • First Group of Sudanese Refugees in Chad Returns Home to Darfur
      The first group of 53 Sudanese refugees living in Chad has returned home to North Darfur more than a decade after fleeing, the U.N. refugee agency reports.The hope is that this first repatriation will trigger the voluntary return of thousands more…
      - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 10:15pm -
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    • Cameroon Government Cracks Down on Social Media Leaks
      Sixteen government employees have been detained in Cameroon for allegedly leaking official documents on social media since the start of the year.In an increasingly common phenomenon, the texts of President Paul Biya's two most recent nationwide ad…
      - 3 days ago 20 Apr 18, 5:25pm -

    The Economist Africa


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