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Thursday, May 25, 2017

Africa

One person stabbed to death as party primaries turn bloody in...

One person has been stabbed to death and another injured in Kenya's primary elections on Wednesday. Kenyan police confirmed the incident and Nairobi police boss,...

Riek Machar’s return not positive at this stage – UN

The new Head of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan says a return of opposition leader Riek Machar to the country would not...

South Sudanese female students acquire new skills

More than 120 South Sudanese female students from the University of Juba have benefited from practical self-defense lessons. They received skills through the help of...

Pope Francis heads to Egypt to boost ties with Muslim community

Catholic Pontiff, Pope Francis will be flying to Cairo on Friday, barely a month after two church bombings killed 45 people in two Egyptian...

Ikoyi loot: Nigerian lawmakers to probe Intelligence agency

The House of Representatives is to investigate the National Intelligence Agency over the 43 million dollars recovered from a residential apartment in the Ikoyi...

South African court rules nuclear plan unlawful, must be set aside

South Africa's controversial push to build a fleet of new nuclear plants suffered a setback on Wednesday after the High Court set aside the...

Somalia executes four it says were al Shabaab fighters behind 2016...

A military court in Somalia has executed four men it said were fighters belonging to al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab who were behind a 2016...

Zambian court refuses to throw out opposition leader’s treason charge

A Zambian court refused on Wednesday to throw out treason charges against opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema, a case that has stoked political tensions months...

Air strike kills five in southern Libya’s Sabha – medical source

An air strike on a prison has killed five people in a Libyan desert town where armed factions have been fighting along a strategic...

South Sudan says secures $106 mln from donors, will buy food

South Sudan has secured $106 million from the World Bank and the African Development Bank, in part to pay for food imports as millions...
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