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'Name your successor', wife urges Mugabe

‘Name your successor’, wife urges Mugabe

First Lady Grace Mugabe of Zimbabwe on Thursday challenged her president husband Robert to name his preferred successor to end deepening divisions over the...
Recession exit: South-Africa-based don makes case for sustainable growth

Recession exit: South-Africa-based don makes case for sustainable growth

A South- Africa-based don, Mr Christopher Ifeacho, says sustainable growth must be maintained to ensure that the Nigerian economy remains out...
Pope Francis mourns victims of church bombings in Egypt

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo on Friday hoping to mend ties with Islamic religious leaders just as Egypt's ancient Christian community faces unprecedented pressure...
UNICEF says 70,000 children threatened by malnutrition in Congo Republic

Ethiopia’s child malnutrition rate down by 20% in 16 years – UNICEF

Siddig Ibrahim Ethiopia Representative of UN International Children and Emergency Fund (UNICEF) says Ethiopia has made significant progress in reducing child malnutrition for children...
Russia did not use Facebook adverts to sway 2016 U.S. election - Kremlin

Egypt suspends Facebook ‘Free Basics’ service

A Facebook scheme to provide free internet access to people in developing nations has been suspended in Egypt. The company's Free Basics service lets people...

China formally opens first overseas military base in Djibouti

China on Tuesday formally opened its first overseas military base with a flag raising ceremony in Djibouti in the Horn of Africa, the same...
UN: Nigeria to become 3rd most populous by 2050

UN: Nigeria to become 3rd most populous by 2050

Nigeria is projected to be the world’s third most populous country by the year 2050, according to a report released by the UN Department...
Nigeria doesn’t need international help over IPOB – Onyeama

Onyeama eulogises Nigerian entrepreneurs abroad

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr Geoffrey Onyeama, has eulogised the dynamic ways Nigerian entrepreneurs abroad impact positively on their host countries. The minister was...
Grace Mugabe says model attacked her with knife

Mugabe’s wife surrenders to S/African Police, faces assault charge

Zimbabwe’s first lady, Grace Mugabe, handed herself in to South African police on Tuesday and will be charged with assault after reports that she...
Russia did not use Facebook adverts to sway 2016 U.S. election - Kremlin

Facebook offers tool to combat fake news in Kenya ahead of polls

Facebook on Friday rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has...