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1 day ago, 10:42
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Congo: harsh living conditions in pool region, residents in dire need | Africanews

Six months after the signing of the agreement which marked the end of hostilities in the Pool region, residents of Mbandza Ndounga say they're still in search of a lost hope ...

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1 day ago, 09:11
@AfricaNews - By: Ignatius Annor
Google to open Artificial Intelligence research center in Ghana [Sci tech] | Africanews

Ghana's capital Accra, touted as the gateway to Africa will now join cities like New York, Paris and Tokyo in hosting an Artificial Intelligence research center ...

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1 day ago, 06:19
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia appoints new central bank governor | Africanews

The government announced earlier this month that it will sell stakes in its telecoms monopoly, state-owned carrier Ethiopian Airlines and other assets, a decision that could open one of the world’s ...

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1 days ago, 03:18
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa queues for fried chicken in election stunt | Africanews

Prior to coming to power last November when Mugabe was forced to resign following a de facto military coup, Mnangagwa was secretive and insular, preferring to operate under the radar, and was known by ...

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1 day ago, 05:21
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere Wit ...
Stranded Nigeria fans struggle to leave Kaliningrad in time for crucial Iceland match | Africanews

Most of the supporters had planned to take the train from Kaliningrad back to Moscow following the Super Eagles 2-0 loss on Saturday but did not have the necessary visas to pass through countries like ...

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1 day ago, 04:20
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia to split telecoms monopoly in two to spur competition | Africanews

Selling stakes in its lucrative telecoms monopoly and other assets could open Ethiopia, one of the world’s largest untapped markets, to huge potential investments by firms willing to work with a gov ...

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1 days ago, 02:17
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Ethiopia PM says era of state sanctioned torture is over | Africanews

When one of Ethiopia's legislators challenged Abiy on the constitutionalism of releasing prisoners, especially those jailed for corruption and terrorism, the prime minister simply said, 'jailing and t ...

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1 days ago, 22:55
@AfricaNews - By: Amelia Nakitimbo
Equatorial Guinea invites international observers for dialogue | Africanews

Equatorial Guinea intends to open the door to international observers to participate in the political dialogue slated for mid-July. ...

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2 days ago, 20:54
@AfricaNews - By: Amelia Nakitimbo W ...
67 migrants recovered off Libyan coast | Africanews

67 people including 12 women and two children were rescued on Sunday at sea off the Libyan coast. ...

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2 days ago, 20:23
@AfricaNews - By: Victor Muisyo
Scorecard: Examining Africa's performance in Russia so far [Sport] | Africanews

Alassane Dia, a CAF training instructor spoke to us from Dakar, Senegal and gave us some insights into the continent's performance in Russia so far. ...

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7 hours ago, 14:16
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Malian soldiers implicated after mass graves found | Africanews

The statement from the Malian Defence Ministry followed local media reports that 25 bodies had been found in mass graves after a military crackdown on suspected jihadists and allied ethnic militia in ...

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7 hours ago, 14:46
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
South African economy projected to grow in 2018 | Africanews

The South African economy is expected to recover from a bad start this year, thanks to increased growth in the rest of the world. ...

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7 hours ago, 14:36
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere Wit ...
South Sudan president Kiir departs for Ethiopia ahead of peace talks | Africanews

Tens of thousands of people have been killed in the civil war that broke out in late 2013 when troops loyal to Riek Machar, the former vice president of South Sudan, launched a rebellion against the g ...

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12 hours ago, 10:05
@AfricaNews - By: With Jerry Bambi
Africa Convergence Conference to hold in Dakar | Africanews

After the success of its second edition held in Casablanca in September 2017, the Africa Convergence Conference opens its third edition in Dakar from the 21st to 22nd of June 2018. ...

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12 hours ago, 10:04
@AfricaNews - By: With Jerry Bambi
Two environmental activists killed in protests in The Gambia | Africanews

Two environmental activists killed in clashes between security forces in The Gambia; activists had been protesting against sand mining company Julakay before the deadly clashes. ...

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8 hours ago, 13:25
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere Wit ...
An African team will win the World Cup: Senegal coach | Africanews

No African country has ever got as far as the World Cup semi-finals and only three times has the continent had a side progress to the last eight. ...

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10 hours ago, 11:33
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
South Sudan rebel leader Machar arrives in Ethiopia for talks to end civil war | Africanews

Kiir and Machar are due to meet later on Wednesday. It will be the first between the two since a peace deal between the government and Machar’s rebel group fell apart in August 2016. ...

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9 hours ago, 12:24
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
[Live] Morocco hoists Africa's flag, as Spain and Portugal seek first wins at 2018 WC | Africanews

In Group A, Uruguay take on Saudi Arabia, playing for a chance to qualify to the next stage, while in Group B, there will be clashes between Portugal and Morocco, plus Spain taking on Iran. ...

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11 hours ago, 11:12
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Eritrea to send 'peace' delegation to Ethiopia: diplomat | Africanews

Speaking at a Martyrs' Day event in the capital, Asmara, Isaias said he was sending a delegation to Addis Ababa to understand the position of new Ethiopian Prime Minister  ...

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11 hours ago, 10:46
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Eritrean president dispatching delegation to Addis Ababa for "constructive engagement" with Ethiopia - Eritrean diplomat on Twitter | Africanews

Our journalists are working on this story and will update it as soon as more information becomes available. ...

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