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African Union urges DR Congo to delay final election results

The African Union (AU) has called on the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) to postpone the announcement of its presidential election results. The pan-African organisation, which aims to promote...

Kenya launches 100% plastic boat

A traditional sailing boat solely made of plastic waste collected from beaches and communities in Kenya will make its maiden voyage from Kenya on the 24th of this month...

Eritrea condemns Nairobi attacks, pledges support to combat terror

The government of Eritrea has issued a strong condemnation of the terrorist attacks that has so far claimed twenty-one lives in Kenya. The attacks in Nairobi has been claimed by...

DR Congo: Nearly 900 killed in ethnic clashes last month

Ethnic violence in western Democratic Republic of Congo left at least 890 dead over just three days last month, the UN says. "Credible sources" say clashes between Banunu and Batende...

Burundi to change its capital city

The Burundian parliament has voted to move the country’s capital from Bujumbura back to the ancient capital of Gitega. The vote took place on Wednesday and the leader of parliament...

Kenya arrest nine over hotel attack

The Kenyan authorities say nine people have been arrested in connection with the attack in an upmarket neighbourhood of the capital, Nairobi. On Wednesday night, the police announced that the...

Laurent Gbagbo: Ivory Coast ex-president detained pending appeal

Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo will stay behind bars after prosecutors appealed against his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity. The International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague...

Kenya hotel attack death toll rises to 21

At least 21 people were killed when Somali militants stormed a luxury hotel compound in Nairobi, Kenya's government has confirmed. Hundreds were forced to flee the bloodshed at the DusitD2...

Kenya hotel siege over -Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has said that a siege by suspected militants in Nairobi is over and all the attackers have been "eliminated". Gunmen attacked the compound in the Westlands...

15 confirmed dead in yesterday’s Nairobi hotel attack

At least 15 people have died, including one American in yesterday's attack on a luxury hotel complex in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. Kenya’s Interior Ministry says “no further threat to...

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Popular Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold has finally confirmed his marriage to Simi. The “Ire” singer disclosed this in a note he shared with his fans...

Veep Dr. Bawumia attends funeral rites for Dagbon chiefs

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, on Thursday, January 17, 2019, joined the sons and daughters of Dagbon in Yendi for the funeral rites of...