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Proteas geared up for historic final women's ODI

Cape Town - Proteas women's vice-captain Chloe Tryon believes her side has what it takes to pull off their first-ever ...

Liberia slaps travel bans on 15 people as it probes missing cash

Liberia on Thursday imposed travel bans on 15 people, including the son of ex-president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, following a probe ...

Liberian leader Weah signs land-reform law

Liberian President George Weah has signed a long-sought land reform law that gives local communities greater rights over "customary land" ...

Boko Haram kills nine villagers in NE Nigeria: militia

Nine people were killed and nine others injured when Boko Haram fighters raided two villages in northeast Nigeria, the civilian ...

Liberia hunts for $100m in missing bank notes

An inquiry is underway into the disappearance of newly printed bills worth nearly $100 million destined for Liberia's central bank, ...

'Hardline takeover' blamed for latest Boko Haram violence

The execution of a kidnapped aid worker and the apparent death of a senior factional leader have sparked fears of ...

Niger Says Italian Priest Kidnapped Near Burkina Faso Border

NIAMEY, NIGER - An Italian priest has been kidnapped in a part of Niger where a number of extremist groups ...

Algeria will take back its citizens illegally in Germany

Algeria will take back its citizens illegally residing in Germany, Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia pledged on Monday during a visit ...

Rocky start for Sierra Leone's free school programme

Some two million children in Sierra Leone went back to school on Monday in a key test of the country's ...

Beefed-Up EU Border Force Divides Members Ahead of Summit

LONDON - Deep divisions between member states threaten to derail a European Union summit on migration, scheduled Wednesday in the ...

100 Die in Nigeria Flooding as Toll Expected to Rise

LAGOS, NIGERIA - Nigerian authorities say 100 people have died in flooding after heavy rains in recent days. A National ...

Dive down to this underwater wine cellar in Croatia

Divers in the bay of Mali Ston is looking for a special treasure at the bottom of the Adriatic Sea ...

Mauritania: Activist Charged for Decrying Racism

(Beirut) - A Mauritanian criminal court has charged an activist with incitement to violence and racial hatred for social media ...

Liberia: At UN, President Should Back Justice

(New York) - Liberian President George Weah should show leadership at the United Nations (UN) General Assembly by announcing his ...

Land reforms in Liberia allow foreigners to own property

Liberia's President George Weah, who took office in January, has signed a land reform law that gives local communities greater ...

The Ineffective Monitoring Of The International Gateway Has Led To Massive Sim Box Fraud

In April 2016, the Sierra Leone Government formally ended the sole-sourcing of the management of the International Gateway System which ...

Police Establish New Academy

As quality and standard education serves as one of President Julius Maada Bio's flagship programmes in the New Direction Government, ...

Temnes Commend President Bio

Members of the Thaimne (Temne) Community Development Council Sierra Leone (TCDC-SL) across the country converged at State House yesterday to ...

Liberian ministers deny they are probing 'missing millions'

Liberian ministers have denied a claim that tens of millions of dollars had disappeared from state coffers, seeking to douse ...

MoU signed for establishing Mahatma Gandhi Convention Centre in Niger

New Delhi [India], Sept 20 (ANI): India and Niger on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the implementation ...

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136 dead after ferry sinks in world's largest tropical lake

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - In one of the year's worst disasters, about 136 people were confirmed dead and several ...

Holocaust numbers haunting preventable child deaths

The number of chiildren around the world who die each year from causes that could be prevented, is equal to ...

Ferry in Tanzania capsizes, hundreds feared dead

UKORA, Tanzania - About 42 people were confirmed dead after a ferry capsized on Africa's largest lake - Lake Victoria ...

AU calls for eSwatini to end ban on political parties

African Union election observers urged eSwatini on Saturday to lift a ban on political parties and allow candidates to campaign ...

'The country is poorer without Edna Molewa'

Tributes continue to pour in for Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molowa who died on Saturday after a short illness. ...

Tanzania Ferry Accident Toll Climbs to 167

The death toll rose to 167 and one survivor was reportedly rescued Saturday from the ferry boat that capsized in ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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