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Thursday, March 30, 2017


Brent crude and West Texas Intermediate oil prices are rising

Lower than expected US inventory growth, declining supplies from Libya and hopes the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (Opec) will extend output cuts...

UN says $4bn needed by March to avert famine in Africa,...

There is now a race against time to secure some form of funding for the people caught in the web of famine. According to United...

Kenya to hire foreign doctors as strike talks fail again

The Kenyan government says it would hire foreign doctors to get public hospitals running again, after talks failed to end a strike that has...

Trump Order: Somali-Americans happy at Courts’ decision

Somali-Americans can now heave a sigh of relief, after U.S. President Donald Trump faced a legal setback over his travel ban on six mainly...

Winnie Mandela Hospitalized

South African anti-apartheid veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, former wife of the late Nelson Mandela, has been admitted to hospital for observation, a statement from her...

South Africans protest against new welfare payment system

South Africans are protesting against the new welfare payment system in the country. Fears have mounted in recent days that the government might fail to...

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson in Egypt for talks

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was in Egypt on Saturday meeting his counterpart Sameh Shoukry. It was his first visit to the country since assuming...

South Africans protest against new Social grants

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Pretoria on Friday over fears that South Africa’s welfare agency may be unable to make benefit...

Court orders Grace Mugabe to return seized properties

A Zimbabwean court has ordered President Robert Mugabe’s wife to return three properties she seized from a local businessman in a messy dispute over...

U.N. appeals for support to curb drought in Kenya

United Nations has called for a coordinated international effort to help Kenya battle drought that threatens more than 4 million people. The call was made...
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