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3 days ago, 18:06
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Blast kills 31 people in northeast Nigerian state of Borno - residents | Africanews

Blasts killed at least 31 people in the northeast Nigerian state of Borno, two residents said on Sunday, marking the largest attack in several weeks in a part of the country blighted by the Islamist m ...

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3 days ago, 17:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Spain welcomes Aquarius migrants

More than 600 migrants who were turned away by Italy and Malta start to arrive in Valencia. ...

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3 days ago, 15:38
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Suicide attacks 'kill 31' in Nigeria

The twin blasts and rocket fire in Borno state come as the army chief says the north-east is now safe. ...

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3 days ago, 14:24
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
World Cup 2018: Nigeria loses to Croatia 2-0, but Nigerian fans remain hopeful | Africanews

While dominating for long periods, Croatia struggled to penetrate the Nigerian defence and failed repeatedly to find the target with speculative shots from well outside the penalty area ...

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3 days ago, 13:54
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Red Cross chides Europe for failing migrants | Africanews

Last week, Italy and Malta refused to take the ship carrying the migrants which was sharply criticised and leaves wide open a fierce debate in Europe over how to handle immigration ...

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3 days ago, 13:54
@AfricaNews - By: With Reuters
Stranded Aquarius migrants arrive in Spain | Africanews

It marked the close of an exhausting ordeal that began when the charity rescue boat was barred from entering ports in Italy and Malta, leaving the migrants stranded at sea. ...

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3 days ago, 13:14
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Angola seeks conviction of press freedom hero Rafael Marques | Africanews

The Oxford-educated Marques, who runs the news website Maka Angola, is no stranger to Angola's courts, having been arrested and detained several times. ...

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3 days ago, 11:22
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Chechen fans celebrate Mohamed Salah's 26th birthday with 100kg cake | Africanews

Egypt’s talisman, who is expected to play in their remaining group games with Russia and Saudi Arabia, was presented with the two-tier cake in the colours of the national flag on the team’s arriva ...

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3 days ago, 16:00
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
The modern highwaymen terrifying South Africa

Gangs wielding AK47s and explosives are targeting South Africa's cash-in-transit industry - with sometimes deadly results. ...

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3 days ago, 06:19
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Germany's Ozil fit for their World Cup opener v Mexico: coach | Africanews

Apart from his injuries, Ozil also had to deal with a massive fallout from photos taken with him and Germany team mate Ilkay Gundogan with Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan last month. ...

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21 hours ago, 00:09
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Senegal claims first African win, as Salah's return is not enough to save Egypt | Africanews

Senegal, with 10 European players in their starting line-up, played like a European side, with a well-drilled backline led superbly by Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly who largely subdued Poland’s ...

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1 day ago, 20:45
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Nigeria's Buhari to sign 2018 budget on Wednesday | Africanews

The bulk of the nation's budget is intended to stimulate economic growth before the February elections and after a contraction in 2016. ...

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1 day ago, 20:02
@BBCAfrica - By: Bbc
Confusion over Becker 'diplomat' claim

A Central African Republic official says a passport issued to the former tennis star is fake. ...

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1 day ago, 18:58
@BBCAfrica - By: Georgina Rannard
Why is this photo such a talking point?

A family portrait celebrating mixed heritage has been widely shared online and has prompted others to tell their similar stories. ...

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1 day ago, 18:57
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Nigeria to shut down border with neighboring country over poisonous rice | Africanews

In South East Asia where they grow the rice, if you plant rice in the same place for four to six years continuously, the quantum of arsenic begins to increase and Arsenic is said to cause cancer. ...

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1 day ago, 17:01
@AfricaNews - By: Daniel Mumbere
Senegal's president travels to Russia for World Cup match against Poland | Africanews

Macky Sall, who is annual holiday, was invited to Russia by FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura, who is also from Senegal, the presidency office said. ...

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1 day ago, 13:30
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Mauritius to sell citizenship and passports | Africanews

The Mauritian passport holders have access to 121 countries without visa requirements. ...

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1 day ago, 16:10
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
Ethiopia's Foreign Ministry says South Sudan's Kiir and Machar to meet on Wednesday | Africanews

The meeting would be the first time that Kiir and Machar, the former vice president of South Sudan, have met since a peace deal between the government and Machar’s rebel group fell apart in August 2 ...

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1 day ago, 13:08
@AfricaNews - By: Africanews
UN decries 'despicable' bias by rich countries as refugee numbers soar | Africanews

On Tuesday, the UNHCR published its annual report which showed the global number of refugees grew by a record 2.9 million in 2017, to a total of 25.4 million, out of 68.5 million forcibly displaced ei ...

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1 day ago, 14:19
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Big win for 'Black panther' at 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards show | Africanews

Jordan thanked fans for supporting the movie, which has smashed Hollywood doubts about the broader appeal of black films to become the third highest-grossing film of all time in North America ...

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