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Magufuli bans registration of foreign ships in Tanzania, orders probe - World News
Magufuli bans registration of foreign ships in Tanzania, orders probe 24 minutes ago
Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday put a temporary ban on the registration of foreign ships in the country and ordered over 400 vessels to be investigated for allegations of involvement in criminal activity.
Failure to launch: Egypt opposition hits roadblock on path to presidency -World News
Failure to launch: Egypt opposition hits roadblock on path to presidency 1 hour ago
Six months into laying the groundwork for his presidential bid, Egyptian hopeful Mohamed Anwar Sadat hit a snag: he could not find a hotel prepared to hire him a space to launch his campaign.
At least a dozen Congo soldiers killed in east -World News
At least a dozen Congo soldiers killed in east 1 hour ago
At least a dozen soldiers were killed in Democratic Republic of Congo's volatile eastern borderlands where the army is battling Ugandan Islamist rebels, Congolese security and diplomatic sources said on Friday.
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UN warns of "lost generation" in South Sudan's grinding conflict 1 hour ago
Seventy percent of South Sudan's children are out of school and the young country risks losing a generation that would make it harder to rebuild after conflict ends, a United Nations official said.
South Africa's ANC to force Zuma to quit as president - eNCA TV -World News
South Africa's ANC to force Zuma to quit as president - eNCA TV 1 hour ago
South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) said on Saturday it would work for close coordination between the party and the government, declining to comment on a report its executive planned to force Jacob Zuma to step down as president.
DRC army 'at war' with two militia groups: minister -World News
DRC army 'at war' with two militia groups: minister 2 hours ago
The defence minister for the Democratic Republic of Congo says the army is waging 'war' against two militia forces in the country's troubled east.
Zim leader signals break from Mugabe era as he vows 'free, credible, fair, indisputable polls' -World News
Zim leader signals break from Mugabe era as he vows 'free, credible, fair, indisputable polls' 2 hours ago
Zimbabwe's president says elections will be in May or June, as he faces pressure at home and abroad to deliver a credible vote to cement his legitimacy.
eNCA | Zambia shuts down churches, schools as cholera death toll rises -World News
eNCA | Zambia shuts down churches, schools as cholera death toll rises 2 hours ago
More than 70 people have died and about 3,000 infected since the cholera outbreak began in Zambia in October, 2017.
eNCA | Egypt's Sisi seeks re-election -World News
eNCA | Egypt's Sisi seeks re-election 2 hours ago
Abdel Fattah al-Sisi was elected as Egypt's president in 2014, a year after leading the military's ouster of his predecessor Mohamed Morsi.
South African ministry agrees to pay state broadcaster $12,200 for interview, stirs outcry -World News
South African ministry agrees to pay state broadcaster $12,200 for interview, stirs outcry 2 hours ago
South Africa's social development ministry has provoked an outcry after admitting it agreed to pay state broadcaster SABC 149,000 rand ($12,200) of public money to conduct a lengthy interview with its scandal-prone head last month.
U.S. Supreme Court to decide legality of Trump travel ban -World News
U.S. Supreme Court to decide legality of Trump travel ban 2 hours ago
The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday set up a major showdown over presidential powers, agreeing to decide the legality of President Donald Trump's latest travel ban targeting people from six Muslim-majority countries.
UN invited to Zim elections -World News
UN invited to Zim elections 3 hours ago
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has invited (UN) officials to watch over the country’s upcoming elections.
In DR Congo, cost of funerals is a crippling burden for the bereaved -World News
In DR Congo, cost of funerals is a crippling burden for the bereaved 4 hours ago
In Kinshasa, perhaps just one thing beats the cost of living -- and that's the cost of being dead.
Top Africa stories: Roy Bennett, Mugabe, Senegal -World News
Top Africa stories: Roy Bennett, Mugabe, Senegal 5 hours ago
The late Roy Bennett and his wife have been described as 'two of Zimbabwe's greatest patriots', and Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly claimed that his predecessor Robert Mugabe forgot he had fired him.
Mnangagwa says UN, EU should come and observe Zim elections -World News
Mnangagwa says UN, EU should come and observe Zim elections 5 hours ago
Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa says he wants international observers, including the UN officials to watch over the country's upcoming elections.
Spotted hyena returns to Gabon park after 20 years: researchers -World News
Spotted hyena returns to Gabon park after 20 years: researchers 6 hours ago
A spotted hyena has been sighted in a Gabon national park for the first time in 20 years, conservationists said Friday, the latest large predator to have returned to a region where many had gone locally extinct.
Gambians enjoy freedom post-Jammeh, but criticise economy -World News
Gambians enjoy freedom post-Jammeh, but criticise economy 8 hours ago
A year ago, Gambians wept for joy as Yahya Jammeh went into exile, bringing the curtain down on a brutal 22-year rule.
Read that Protest Letter Ambassadors to African Nations Sent to Trump -World News
Read that Protest Letter Ambassadors to African Nations Sent to Trump 8 hours ago
On Wednesday, more than 80 former ambassadors to African nations over the last several decades sent a letter of protest to President Trump for his remarks last week when he derided “shithole” African countries during an immigration debate.
Trying to Defend President Trump’s Derision, Diplomatically -World News
Trying to Defend President Trump’s Derision, Diplomatically 8 hours ago
In embassies around the world, some of America’s diplomats are being dressed down by their host nations. Others are considering leaving their posts.
Sudan Jails Journalists in New Sign of Repression -World News
Sudan Jails Journalists in New Sign of Repression 11 hours ago
The arrests of seven reporters covering economic protests reflect what advocacy groups call increasingly harsh censorship in the vast African country.
Global Beats: Senegalese musician Jahseen -World News
Global Beats: Senegalese musician Jahseen 14 hours ago
Senegalese musician Jahseen wants to challenge what people around the world consider to be Senegalese music.
After two-year wait, Uganda gets its new cancer machine -World News
After two-year wait, Uganda gets its new cancer machine 15 hours ago
Uganda's only radiotherapy machine has been officially replaced, nearly two years after the previous one broke down, leaving the country without a crucial tool for treating cancer patients.
WATCH: ‘Mugabe forgot he fired me,’ Mnangagwa reveals ex-president shocker -World News
WATCH: ‘Mugabe forgot he fired me,’ Mnangagwa reveals ex-president shocker 15 hours ago
Zimbabwean president Emmerson Mnangagwa has reportedly claimed that his predecessor Robert Mugabe had forgotten he had fired him a week before a military intervention that culminated on the nonagenarian’s ouster last year.
CHAN 2018: Nigeria leave it late before beating Libya 1-0 -World News
CHAN 2018: Nigeria leave it late before beating Libya 1-0 15 hours ago
Nigeria leave it late to beat Libya 1-0 in Group C of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco on Friday.