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Angola ‘expels 180,000 migrants’

At least 180,000 Congolese citizens have crossed the border with Angola since 1 October most heading to the city of Kamako where they are living in precarious informal camps,...

Uganda’s most fertile woman has given birth to 44 children by age 40

Mariam Nabatanzi, a 40-year-old woman from Uganda’s Mukono District has been dubbed the African country’s most fertile woman after it was reported that she has given birth to 44...

50 dead in Kenya bus accident

Fifty people have been killed in a bus accident in western Kenya early on Wednesday, authorities said. Witnesses and police on Wednesday said the bus swerved off the road while...

Ghana beat Nigeria as most hardworking immigrants for United States

Ghanaians working in United States according to 2018 report are the most hardworking foreigners in that country, beating Nigeria who placed 8th position. From the research findings, Ghana who came...

Kenya arrests three over $10m worth of fake money

A Kenyan and two Chadians have been arrested by authorities in Kenya for possessing more than a billion shillings in fake foreign currencies. The Directorate of Criminal Investigation, DCI, under...

Ghana and Burkina Faso Enter Agreement on Bagre Dam Spillage

Ghana and Burkina Faso have entered into agreement that will  find a lasting solution to the annual spillage of the Bagre Dam. The two countries are also in talks to...

Morocco abruptly drops clock change

Morocco has decided to scrap winter time and will instead keep its clocks at summer time, GMT+1, all year around. The announcement comes less than two days before the clocks...

Kenya to restrict access to porn sites to curb teenage pregnancy

Kenya plans to restrict access to online pornographic sites in a bid to reduce pregnancies among school children. Information Minister Joseph Mucheru comments come amid growing concern in Kenya about...

Research indicates Africa’s debt problems are worsening

A new report says debt problems are worsening on the African continent, with governments' external debt payments doubling over the last two years. The UK-based Jubilee Debt Campaign which conducted...

Zambia arrests Chinese for ‘illegal military training’

Police in Zambia arrested two Chinese nationals over the weekend over allegations that they were giving illegal military training to members of a local security firm. One was arrested on...

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Mobile money revolution in Ghana

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Up to 3,500 jobs at risk as Honda ‘plans to close Swindon car plant’

Japanese carmaker Honda is set to announce the closure of its Swindon car plant putting 3,500 jobs at risk, Sky News reported on Monday. Sky...

Saudis say Prince Mohammed bin Salman has no plan to buy Man United

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman is not planning to buy Manchester United, the kingdom’s government has announced. The Sun have reported that Prince...