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Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

Mugabe praises China for maintaining friendly relations with Africa

President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe on Friday praised China for maintaining friendly relations with Africa and the developing world at large, as well as...
Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

Mugabe bans west-funded NGOs from observing 2018 elections

President Robert Mugabe has banned the west-funded Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) from observing the 2018 elections. This is not the first time that the country has...
Election re-run: Kenyan police clash with opposition supporters

Election re-run: Kenyan police clash with opposition supporters

Kenyan police clashed with opposition supporters where burning barricades and gangs of youths prevented voting in some towns in an election re-run, seeking to...
Mugabe clings to power but resignation letter reported to be ready

Mugabe would have rejected WHO role, says spokesman

Robert Mugabe would have rejected the role of WHO goodwill envoy had he been formally asked, his spokesman said on Tuesday, days after state...
Odinga urges supporters to boycott repeat presidential poll

Odinga urges supporters to boycott repeat presidential poll

Kenya’s opposition leader Raila Odinga on Tuesday called on his supporters to stay at home and boycott the repeat presidential elections scheduled for...
Coca-Cola to invest $90m in Kenya to broaden product range

Coca-Cola to invest $90m in Kenya to broaden product range

Soft drinks maker, Coca-Cola, says it plans to invest up to $90 million in Kenya over three years through 2018 to increase its product...
U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Harley

U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Haley

The U.S. is considering how to pressure South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir into peace, UN envoy Nikki Haley said ahead of a visit to...
It will take over 100 yrs to end child marriage in West, Central Africa: UNICEF

It will take over 100 yrs to end child marriage in West, Central Africa:...

UNICEF has warned that it will take over 100 years to end child marriage in West and Central Africa due to high population growth...
U.S. to pressure South Sudan’s President into peace – Harley

Diplomats hope Haley’s visit to Africa will shed light on Trump’s plan for continent

Diplomats hope that U.S. Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley’s visit to Africa would shed light on President Donald Trump’s administration’s plans to engage...
Zuma again denounces "monopoly" white economic power

Zuma ‘disappointed’ by court Apex court ruling on corruption charges

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa said on Friday he was “disappointed” by a Supreme Court of Appeal decision to uphold a High Court...