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South African lions eat 'poacher', leaving just his head
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:28

The lions in the Kruger National Park in South Africa left the head and only a few remains. BBC News - Africa

MALI : Gregory Isenor's comeback thanks to Roscan
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:26

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South Africa:Mines Report Progress in Preventing Deadly Silicosis
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 08:36

[GroundUp] But very little information on dust monitoring AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

Liberian church massacre survivors seek US justice
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 06:23

Survivors of the worst single atrocity of Liberia's civil war in 1990 bring a perpetrator to court. BBC News - Africa

Zimbabwe:Evicted White Farmers 'May Soon Be Compensated'
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 04:24

[News24Wire] The Zimbabwean government has reportedly set up a committee that will spearhead the process of compensating white farmers whose farms whe...

Nigerian snake ate millions of naira, clerk says
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 02:21

A Nigerian sales clerk has been suspended after she claimed a snake ate 36m naira. BBC News - Africa

Nigeria:Nigerians Who Own Property in UK Panic Over New Law
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 20:20

[Premium Times] Officials of the Federal Ministry of Finance and the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, involved in Voluntary Assets and Income Dec...

Ghana:President Vows to Step Up Fight Against Youth Unemployment
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:31

[Deutsche Welle] President Nana Akufo-Addo has promised to create thousands of jobs. But it's a daunting challenge and many young people remain skepti...

Uganda:Govt, Rift Valley Railways in Fresh Legal Battle
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 16:20

[Monitor] Kampala -The government and former Uganda-Kenya railway concessionaire--Rift Valley Railway (RVR), have gone back to court following last mo...

Al Masry hosts football for first time since 2012 Port Said tragedy
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 14:21

Egypt's Al Masry hosts its first football match since the 2012 Port Said disaster which led to the death of more than 70 Al Ahly fans. BBC News - Afr...

ANC leaders meet to decide on President Jacob Zuma's future
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:24

Leaders of South Africa's governing party are widely expected to ask the president to step down. BBC News - Africa

Mo Ibrahim prize: Liberia's Sirleaf wins African leadership prize
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 10:23

Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who made history as Africa's first female president, wins Mo Ibrahim prize. BBC News - Africa

Villagers still waiting for share of $6.5m diamond
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 08:19

The villagers who dug up Sierra Leone's $ 6.5m "peace diamond" say they are still waiting for a share of the sale. BBC News - Africa

Immigrants in South Africa weave their way to success
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 06:21

Street hairdressing is a popular occupation for many immigrants in Johannesburg, South Africa. BBC News - Africa

Egypt army says it killed 16 jihadists in Sinai
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 22:20

The military is weeks away from a presidential deadline for defeating the north-eastern Islamists. BBC News - Africa

East Africa:International Funders Cautious About Risk in Energy Investment
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 18:20

[East African] East Africa's appetite for energy infrastructure remains high, but international financiers are cautious about the region's political, ...

Boko Haram releases 13 hostages to Nigerian government
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 16:24

Ten women seized from a police convoy and three college lecturers taken during an oil trip are freed. BBC News - Africa

Tanzania:Govt Urged to Waive Tax on Agricultural Input Loans
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 06:20

[Daily News] THE PARLIAMENTARY Committee on Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries has appealed to the government to waive tax on agricultural input loa...

Somali President Mohamed 'ready to fight al-Shabab'
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 02:20

Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed tells the BBC that Somalia is on course to defeat the Islamist group BBC News - Africa

Drought-hit Cape Town rejoices at rainfall
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 22:28

Residents have been rationing their water use because of a very real risk the taps will run dry. BBC News - Africa

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