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Tuesday, August 20, 2019

West African News

Over a dozen Burkina soldiers killed in a militant attack

Over a dozen Burkina soldiers killed in a militant attack

Islamic militants killed more than a dozen soldiers in northern Burkina Faso Monday in what...
Female opposition politician vehicle smashed in Liberia

Female opposition politician vehicle smashed in Liberia

A 28-year-old female opposition politician and more than a dozen of her supporters are nursing...
Pirates kidnap 8 crew members in raid on German ship off Cameroon

Pirates kidnap 8 crew members in raid on German ship off Cameroon

Pirates have kidnapped eight crew members of a German-owned ship in a raid on the...
UK Judge grants firm plea to seize Nigeria asset worth $9 billion

UK Judge grants firm plea to seize Nigeria asset worth $9 billion

A judge in London said on Friday he would grant a firm called Process and...
Nigeria embassy in Congo DR invaded, properties thrown out

Nigeria embassy in Congo DR invaded, properties thrown out

Officials of Congo Democratic Republic ejected the Nigerian Ambassador Mr Ibim Nkem Charles and other...

South and Central African News

Ambazonia leader, Sisiku Ayuk Tabe

Cameroon’s Ambazonia leader, 9 followers bag life sentences

Leader of Cameroon's separatist movement, Sisiku Ayuk Tabe, and nine of his followers have been given life sentences by a military court in the...

North & East African News

Baka Pygmies in Congo protest EU funding of park in native land

Pygmies in Congo protest EU funding of park in native land

The creation of the Messok Dja National Park in north-western Congo-Brazzaville is threatening the Baka pygmies, the community has said in a letter to...

Sports

PSG rejects offers from Barcelona and Real for Neymar

PSG rejects offers from Barcelona and Real for Neymar

Barcelona and Real Madrid have made unsuccessful offers for Paris St-Germain forward Neymar, according to a report by BBC Radio 5 Live's Guillem Balague. Neymar's...

Business & Finance

Macroeconomic management weakens, while social inclusion improve slightly in Africa

Macroeconomic management weakens, while social inclusion improve slightly in Africa

Debt sustainability concerns on the rise Africa's poorest countries saw little to no progress on average in improving the quality of their policy and institutional...

Lifestyle, Health & Entertaiment

Film claims group plotted to infect Africans with HIV

Film claims Africans purposely infected with HIV

A plot by white mercenaries to spread HIV through black South Africa via a phony vaccination program that documentary-maker Mads Brugger said actually happened. The...
The rise of mommy and me fashion

The rise of mommy and me fashion

African children are very fond of their mothers, generally, we exude with love and appreciation for our mothers and the mother figures in our...
Ivory Coast's DJ Arafat dies in motorbike crash, aged 33

Ivory Coast’s DJ Arafat dies in motorbike crash, aged 33

Ivory Coast's DJ Arafat, a well-known singer in French-speaking Africa, has died following a traffic accident, state broadcaster RTI is reporting. He was admitted to...
Congolese doctors arrested in connection with WHO official's death

Congolese doctors arrested in connection with WHO official’s death

Three Congolese doctors have been arrested for allegedly planning an attack on a hospital that killed a senior World Health Organization (WHO) epidemiologist involved...

Cameroon’s Ambazonia leader, 9 followers bag life sentences

Leader of Cameroon's separatist movement, Sisiku Ayuk Tabe, and nine of his followers have been given life sentences by a military court in the...

Anti government protest: Zimbabwe police deploys to Gweru

Zimbabwe Police deployed in force in the city of Gweru on Tuesday, witnesses said, as authorities sought to keep a lid on dissent after...

Pygmies in Congo protest EU funding of park...

The creation of the Messok Dja National Park in north-western Congo-Brazzaville is threatening the Baka pygmies, the community has said in a letter to...

Over a dozen Burkina soldiers killed in a...

Islamic militants killed more than a dozen soldiers in northern Burkina Faso Monday in what the army described as a "major attack" by "terrorist...

Female opposition politician vehicle smashed in Liberia

A 28-year-old female opposition politician and more than a dozen of her supporters are nursing injuries after they were attacked in Liberian capital, Monrovia,...

Sudan military, protesters to sign deal on civilian...

Sudan's military rulers and protest leaders on Saturday are scheduled to sign a landmark deal reached after a bloody uprising which is meant to...