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Madagascar president ‘knights’ Afcon team

Madagascar's national football stars, who enjoyed a fairy-tale run at the Africa Cup of Nations, have arrived home from Egypt to a big official welcome, during which they were...

South Africa’s Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that enemies had plotted to bring him down, and he had never broken the law with the...

India: Forty trapped in south Mumbai building collapse

A four-storey building has collapsed in the Indian city of Mumbai, trapping at least 40 people, fire officials say. The cause of the collapse in the Dongri area in southern...

EU sanctions Turkey for drilling off the coast of Cyprus

The European Union will reduce its financial assistance to Turkey and halt high-level talks with the country as part of a set of sanctions over oil and gas drilling...

Don’t take Trump’s bait- US Congresswomen

The four US congresswomen attacked by US President Donald Trump in a series of racially charged tweets have dismissed his remarks as a distraction. Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Ayanna...

Skydiving plane crash kills nine in Sweden

Nine people died on Sunday when a plane carrying them for a parachute jump crashed in northern Sweden soon after taking off. The GippsAero GA8 Airvan, a single engine plane...

Children drive stolen car 900km across Australia

Four children packed fishing rods and money into a 4x4 before illegally driving themselves more than 900km (560 miles) across Australia, police say. The three boys and a girl -...

UNDP, Tony Elumelu Foundation partner to empower 100,000 African entrepreneurs

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the global development network of the United Nations, has partnered with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) - Africa’s leading philanthropy committed to empowering...

UN calls for closure of detention centres for refugees in Libya

The UN has called for the closure of all detention centres for refugees in Libya, saying the facilities are not fit to house migrants. The appeal comes nearly two weeks...

Tens of thousands back on Hong Kong streets to keep up pressure

Tens of thousands of people have again rallied in Hong Kong, in the latest effort to grow their protest movement against what they see as mainland China's growing influence...

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South Africa’s Zuma, back at inquiry, says his life is in danger

Former South African President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday he had received a death threat after his testimony the previous day to an inquiry...

Jobhouse Services unveils online career platform to improve job searches, recruitment

Jobhouse Services Limited a company offering temporary staffing and recruitment services in Ghana has launched www.xycareers.com/ghana, a new jobs and career coaching website aimed...