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Thursday, March 30, 2017


Floods kill 11 people in Angola, many missing

At least eleven people have been killed with thousands homeless after a torrential rain hit Angola. Among the dead were a two-year-old baby and a...

IGAD sets up multi-donor trust fund to held Somalia

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development, IGAD has set up a Multi -Donor Trust Fund to help in the reconstruction of Somalia. The fund will support...

East African heads meets in Nairobi, seek lasting solutions

Regional heads of states have met to seek an approach in delivering durable solutions to the Somali refugee crisis. The heads of states from Kenya,...

Zimbabwe opposition demand UN-conducted vote

Zimbabwean opposition parties have demanded  that presidential elections next year be conducted by a committee set up by the United Nations and African...

Madagascar calls for deeper Asian-African economic cooperation

African countries. President Hery Rajaonarimampianina made the remarks at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017 in south China's...

East African heads of state seek regional approach to Somali refugee...

Regional heads of state on Saturday (March 25) met in Nairobi, Kenya to seek a regional approach in delivering durable solutions to the Somali...

Four Egyptian soldiers killed by explosion in Sinai

Four Egyptian soldiers were killed in an explosion that hit their armoured vehicle on Saturday in the northern Sinai peninsula, where the government is...

Nigerian lawmakers summon officials, firms over immigration deals

Nigerian lawmakers on Saturday summoned the attorney general, accountant general, minister of interior and four companies to appear before a committee of parliamentarians...

Central Congo militia decapitates 40 police officers in ambush

Militia fighters in central Democratic Republic of Congo decapitated about 40 police officers in an ambush, local officials said on Saturday, the deadliest attack...

Kenyan govt launches phone-based bonds

Kenya is selling its first mobile-phone-based government bonds as part of an ambitious plan to broaden the pool of investors in government securities. Finance Minister,...
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