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Sat, 10 Nov 2018 08:32:33 GMT
Africa: Tiwa Savage Wins for Africa at MTV Awards 2018
[Guardian] Just when the dust she raised with her Fever video featuring Wizkid was beginning to settle, Tiwa Sagave returned to spotlight once again, winning the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards (MTV EMAs) in the Best African Act category.

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:17:37 GMT
Kenya: Do's and Don'ts of the Kenya Airways Flight to U.S.
[East African] Kenya Airways launched its non-stop flights to New York, US, on October 28.

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:43:05 GMT
South Africa: Zuma Must Pay Legal Costs for Review of State Capture Report
[News24Wire] Former president Jacob Zuma has lost his application for leave to appeal a judgment that said he should pay the costs of reviewing Thuli Madonsela's remedial action for the institution of the state capture inquiry.

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 11:53:31 GMT
Nigeria: MTN Sues Nigerian Govt - Demands U.S.$8.2 Million Damages
[Premium Times] Telecommunication company, MTN Nigeria, has sued the Nigerian government to the tune of N3 billion.

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 11:03:47 GMT
Kenya: No Welcome for National Amputee Football Team
[Nation] On Thursday at 10am, the Kenya national amputee football team made their way to the Sports ministry offices to present their participation trophy after a stellar performance at the Amputee Football World Cup in México.

Africa News24

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:31:10 +0200
News24.com | Seven peacekeepers killed, 10 wounded in DRC fighting: UN
Seven peacekeepers were killed and 10 others were wounded during a joint military operation with troops from the Democratic Republic of Congo against rebels in the east of the country, a UN spokesperson has said.

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:31:10 +0200
News24.com | Ghana says on track to exit IMF bailout
Ghana is on track to exit its almost $1.0bn bailout programme with the International Monetary Fund by the end of the year, finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta has said.

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:31:11 +0200
News24.com | France, Russia, US wrangle at UN over CAR
France, Russia and the United States are locked in negotiations to overcome differences over peace efforts in the Central African Republic ahead of a deadline for renewing the mandate of the UN peacekeeping mission there.

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:35:08 +0200
News24.com | Four Malawian UN soldiers killed in DRC: Malawi army
Four Malawian peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been killed, the Malawian military has said.

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:35:09 +0200
News24.com | Libya planning to extradite Manchester bomber's brother: PM
Libya is planning to extradite the brother of Manchester Arena bomber Salman Abedi to Britain by the end of the year, Libya's UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj has told the BBC in an interview.

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Central Africa

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 07:19:56 GMT
Rwanda: Alibaba, Rwanda Launch Electronic Trade Platform
[East African] Alibaba founder Jack Ma signed three agreements with the Rwandan government to create an online platform for exporters to China, as well as facilitate tourism and e-commerce.

Sat, 10 Nov 2018 06:20:51 GMT
Africa: Rwanda-Based Mara to Invest $100 Million in South Africa
[The Exchange] Pan -African multi-sector business services company Mara Corporation has set its eyes on the South of Africa, as it looks to invest multimillions in the economy of South Africa. The Rwanda-based firm will introduce affordable, hi-tech ...

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:42:00 GMT
Congo-Kinshasa: Torture of Activists Routine in Congo
[HRW] The military, police, and intelligence services in the Democratic Republic of Congo have routinely tortured political and rights activists, including by gang rape, choking and electric shock, according to an exhaustive new report.

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:29:57 GMT
Cameroon: International Migration - Upcoming Conference Discussed
[Cameroon Tribune] This was during an audience granted November 7 by the Minister of External Relations to the Resident Representative of UN System in Cameroon and the Chief of Mission for IOM.

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:29:53 GMT
Cameroon: Situation in NW, SW - Germany, Belgium Offer Support for Dialogue
[Cameroon Tribune] Emissaries of the two European countries were at the National Commission for the Promotion of Bilingualism and Multiculturalism on Wednesday and Thursday.

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