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Former Niger president Mamadou Tandja dies

Niger's former president Mamadou Tandja, ousted from power in 2010 after attempting to stay on beyond a two-term limit, has ...


France at Odds with Mali Plan to Dialogue with Jihadists

PARIS - The eight-year Islamist insurgency in the West African nation of Mali shows no sign of ending and after ...


Rift Valley Fever Mauritania

The Ministry of Health (MoH) notified WHO that between 13 September and 1 October 2020, eight cases of Rift Valley ...


2021 Afrobasket qualifiers kick off in Kigali

KIGALI, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The 2021 African Basketball Championship (Afrobasket) qualifiers kicked off on Wednesday in Rwanda's capital city ...


Live COVID-19 updates: Brazil's death toll tops 170,000

BEIJING, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - ...


China donates medical supplies for Sierra Leone's COVID-19 fight

FREETOWN, Nov. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese embassy in Sierra Leone on Tuesday handed over a batch of medical supplies ...


Position Statement Of The Liberian National Bar Association

Position Statement Of The Liberian National Bar Association Liberian Daily Observer ...


Diaspora Liberians Amplify Push for Yes on Dual Citizenship

Diaspora Liberians Amplify Push for Yes on Dual Citizenship Liberian Daily Observer ...


Sierra Leone- 'Govt. Not Averse to Receiving Deportees'

Sierra Leone: 'Govt. Not Averse to Receiving Deportees' AllAfrica.com ...


Sierra Leone- President Bio Receives Lebanese Medical Team

Sierra Leone: President Bio Receives Lebanese Medical Team AllAfrica.com ...


Sierra Leone- Attorney-General Holds Maiden Meeting

Sierra Leone: Attorney-General Holds Maiden Meeting AllAfrica.com ...


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Australian stocks fall while Aussie dollar soars

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - The Australian stock exchange was the lone ranger, selling off on Thursday, while the rest of ...

Beijing and Taipei doing good trade despite diplomatic differences

BEIJING, China, November 26 (ANI): Despite the growing disquiet between Taipei against Beijing, Chinese technology companies have increased orders for ...

U.S. stock markets hit by profit-taking, rising jobless claims

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were on the defensive on Wednesday as profit-takers took advantage of the lofty ...

China designates special status for Irish whiskey and Irish cream

DUBLIN, Ireland - Irish whiskey and Irish cream have been given a boost by their special designation by one of ...

Philippine Department of Energy preparing for low carbon scenario

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Nov. 25 (PIA) - The Department of Energy (DOE) is preparing for a low carbon scenario as ...

Microsoft to increase Dublin workforce to 2,700

DUBLIN, Ireland - Microsoft Ireland is to create 200 engineering roles to strengthen its existing Dublin-based team of over 600 ...

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UNICEF to distribute two billion Covid-19 vaccines next year

The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) is working with more than 350 partners, including major airlines, shipping lines and logistics associations ...

Ivanka Trump could become embroiled in father's tax-avoidance schemes

If you're a fan of TV crime procedurals, you've no doubt seen shows where detectives interrogate two suspects detained in ...

Shattered Iraq once again prepares for elections

As authorities in Iraq continue to operate "in the eye of multiple storms", international support remains essential for resolving ongoing ...

19-year old IAF cadet and flight instructor die in light plane crash

TEL AVIV, Israel - Two Israel Air Force personnel have been killed in a light plane crash in Southern Israel.The ...

White House formally engages in transition to Biden presidency

WASHINGTON, DC - The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the November ...

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Fundudzi report finds Moroe responsible for banning of 5 journalists

According to the full Fundudzi Forensic Services report released by Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Wednesday former CEO Thabang Moroe ...


Zimbabwe mine shaft collapse leaves dozens trapped

At least 40 informal miners in Zimbabwe have been trapped underground after a shaft in a disused gold mine collapsed, ...


Working from home: A double-edged sword?

Few dispute the massive impact that Covid-19 has had on every aspect of our lives, including our work. Thousands of ...


Kenya's tourism arrivals on rise despite COVID-19 pandemic

Tourists look on a lion as it enjoys its early morning wildebeest in Maasai Mara National Reserve, Narok County, Kenya, ...


Morne Steyn and Vlok Cilliers team up for charity

Renowned South African kicking specialist Vlok Cilliers and Springbok flyhalf Morne Steyn have joined forces with Solidarity Helping Hand to ...


Sudan's former PM Sadiq al-Mahdi dies of coronavirus

Sudan's former prime minister and top opposition figure Sadiq al-Mahdi died from a coronavirus infection on Thursday, his party said.The ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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