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17 hours ago | January 26, 2020

Africa battles to fight off locust invasion

Locusts by the millions are nibbling their way across a large part of Africa in the worst outbreak some places have seen ...

Coronavirus spreads to Europe

China has expanded an unprecedented lockdown during the country’s most important holiday to 13 cities and at least 36 ...

BBC war reporter traumatised into quitting

The veteran war reporter Fergal Keane is stepping down from his role as BBC News’s Africa correspondent after several ...

1 week ago | January 19, 2020

Trump’s impeachment is back

HE impeachment of President Donald Trump returned to centre stage in Washington after a four-week interregnum that might ...

Key women shaping Duchess of Sussex’s world

CHERIE Blair had Carole Caplin. Princess Diana had Rosa Monckton. And the Duchess of Sussex has Jessica Mulroney, Misha ...

1 month ago | December 22, 2019

Half of Americans face obesity in 10 years

If America does not collectively adopt healthier eating habits, over half of the nation will be obese within 10 years.

2 months ago | December 8, 2019

African leaders challenged to fight climate change

African legislators have been challenged to come up with legal frameworks for climate change to enable countries avoid ...

UK media outlets can’t find candidates worth endorsing

A handful of influential UK news outlets are showing their disgust with the state of politics by choosing not to endorse ...

2 months ago | December 1, 2019

East Africa struggles with heavy rains

Flash flooding has hit Djibouti, where the government and United Nations said the equivalent of two years’ rain fell in ...

4 months ago | October 13, 2019

US agrees limited trade deal with China

The US and China reached a truce in their trade war on Friday after Washington agreed a limited deal that will see the ...

Zuma to face trial

Former South African President Jacob Zuma will face trial on corruption charges after a court on Friday dismissed his ...

4 months ago | October 6, 2019

SA, Nigeria vow co-operations after attacks

NIGERIA President Muhammadu Buhari last week met his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa, weeks after xenophobic ...

Beyonce’s dad has breast cancer. . .but how common is breast ...

MATHEW Knowles, the father of superstar singer Beyonce, has revealed he has breast cancer. Knowles, 67, sat down with ...

‘Lazy’ Kenyan Mp’s in trouble

Kenyan Parliament will this week crack down on scores of lazy MPs who have been pocketing millions of shillings in ...