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3 years ago | November 22, 2015

Mali forces hunt suspects after attack

BAMAKO, Mali — Malian security forces were hunting “more than three” suspects on Saturday after a brazen assault on the ...

3 years ago | November 20, 2015

Gunmen attack hotel in Mali capital, with 170 hostages

Islamist gunmen stormed a luxury hotel packed with foreigners in Mali’s capital Bamako on Friday, taking 170 ...

3 years ago | November 18, 2015

Paris attacks: ‘heavy gunfire’ in suburb of St Denis ...

The police operation in St-Denis is ongoing, but here is what we currently know: Heavy shooting, including automatic ...

3 years ago | November 15, 2015

129 die in French terror attack

Eight assailants—a mix of gunmen and suicide bombers – killed more than 120 people and wounded over 200 in attacks ...

President is Africa’s voice at G20

Munyaradzi Huni in Antalya, Turkey President Mugabe has been invited by Turkey to attend the G20 Summit that starts here ...

Eskom to recoup US$1,6bn from users

ESKOM has applied for permission to levy electricity tariffs by up to 16,6 percent next year. At present, it is allowed ...

MTN turns to ex-boss for salvation

AS MTN Group Ltd battles to reduce a record US$5,2 billion fine in Nigeria, Africa’s biggest mobile-phone company is ...

3 years ago | November 8, 2015

Healthcare, education top priorities for Africa

As the global economy and its spill over effects on Africa remain uncertain and enduring, most people in Sub-Saharan ...

‘Remove barriers or face sanctions’

US President Barack Obama has given South Africa 60 days to remove barriers to US farm produce or face sanctions in a ...

Sierra Leone Ebola free

Liberia was declared free of Ebola on Sept 3, while a handful of cases remain in Guinea. FREETOWN – Residents of ...

3 years ago | November 1, 2015

224 die in Sinai plane crash

None of 224 passengers and crew on board a Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula on Saturday ...

3 years ago | October 15, 2015

Turkey bomb blasts: Islamic State and ‘far-left militants’ emerge ...

Prime minister leads three days of national mourning as investigators search for terrorists behind deadliest attack in ...

Kenya pampers govt workers

The Kenyan government this year launched a massive civil service housing provision programme under which all government ...

3 years ago | September 28, 2015

China to further support developing countries with hundreds of projects

China will launch hundreds of projects to support developing countries reducepoverty over the following five ...