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Man Arrested For Having Sex With Goats

A man in Kenya has been charged with having unnatural acts with two goats belonging to his neighbour. The 35-year-old man was accused of killings...

Two granted bail for allegedly stealing dead body

Two men who allegedly stole the dead body of an old man at the Tarkwa Municipal Hospital mortuary have been granted bail in the...

Uganda Confirms Outbreak Of Hemorrhagic Fever

Uganda’s health ministry on Monday confirmed an outbreak of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) in the central district of Nakaseke, Sarah Opendi, State Minister for...

Joint statement of the African Union and the United Nations on the situation in...

The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, strongly condemn the recent violations...

Myanmar Building Temporary Camp To House 30,000 Rohingya Targeted For Repatriation

Myanmar is building a camp to temporarily house 30,000 Rohingya Muslims targeted for repatriation after fleeing violence in Rakhine State, state media reported on...

U.S. Embassy Official Summoned By South Africa Over Trump ‘Shithole’ Remark

South Africa has summoned a top U.S. Embassy offical for a Monday meeting over President Donald Trump’s alleged remarks that African nations are “shithole...

560 More Nigerians Return Home From Libya

The third batch of 560 Nigerian returnees from Libya have arrived Port Harcourt. Mr Martins Ejike, the South-South Zonal Coordinator, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA),...

UN Appoints Adeosun Into Pension Fund’s Investments Committee

Global organisation, the United Nations, has appointed Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, into the Investments Committee of the United Nations Joint Staff...

FG warns Nigerians in South Africa against killer disease

The Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has alerted the Nigerian public to the cases of listeriosis in South Africa which has infected 727...

Davido to ‘marry’ South African pantless dancer Zodwa Wabantu

Nigeria’s singer, Davido is set for a collaboration with South Africa’s sensational dancer, Zodwa Wabantu, who normally dances on stage, without wearing a pant. According...

I evaded landmines to escape Mugabe – Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe’s new president, Emmerson Mnangagwa, has described his perilous journey through landmine areas when he fled the country following his sacking by Robert Mugabe...

December inflation hits 11.8%

Inflation rate for December 2017 increased slightly to 11.8 per cent, up from the 11.7 per cent recorded in November in the same year,...

Call made for foreign artistes to be taxed

Before a foreign musician or actor can perform in another country, the person needs a work permit to enable him or her to work...

Ambassador Moves To Protect Nigerians In South Africa

Mr Godwin Adama, Nigeria`s Consul General in South Africa, says the mission is on top of the situation in the North West Province of...

African Leadership Magazine Persons of the Year 2017 Winners

The African Leadership Magazine Persons of the Year Awards committee has unveiled the winners for different categories in the just concluded polls for the...

Time for Africa to take concrete action in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The fight between the Congolese government and the political opposition over who is right and wrong continues to drive the Democratic Republic of the...

U.S. firm seeks to set up Energy Renewable manufacturing plant in Zambia

United States of America, January 12, 2018/ -- A U.S. San Francisco, California based company, RD Global, working with a Japanese company, Mera Group...

81 Migrants From Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia Arrested In Libya

Authorities in eastern Libya said they have arrested 81 migrants from Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia who had escaped from smugglers after failing to reach...

Cholera: Zambia Slum Residents Riot Over Ban On Street Vending To Curb Outbreak

Residents in a slum in Zambia’s capital on Friday rioted over a ban on street vending that was imposed to control a cholera outbreak. Local...

South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) rejects allegations of claims of over R1 billion...

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has rejected allegations of claims of over R1 billion by Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) based on the...