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Young South African boy stabbed to death in school toilet

A South African teenager is in police custody accused of stabbing to death a young boy in a school toilet, where he had hidden in wait for him overnight. The...

Former President Mahama in Malawi to monitor election process

Voting is underway in Malawi’s tripartite elections, with 6.8 million registered voters electing President, 193 parliamentarians and 462 local government councilors. The African Union (AU) Election Observation Mission to...

Former Egyptian president Mursi buried in Cairo – Son says

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi has been buried alongside other senior figures of the Muslim Brotherhood in Cairo, his son, Ahmed Mursi, said on his Facebook page on Tuesday. The...

Rwandan rebel leader pleads guilty to all charges

Callixte Nsabimana alias Sankara, who claimed to be the head of Rwanda rebel group National Liberation Force, pleaded guilty on Thursday in a court in the Rwandan capital Kigali...

Ethiopian forces ‘hold armed men near major airport’

Regional forces in Ethiopia's northern Tigray region have...

Nigerian military calls for Amnesty International ban

Nigeria's army has called for the closure of Amnesty International's operations in the country. In a report issued today, the human rights group said at least 3,641 people have died...

UN Peacekeepers push deep into Mali

UN peacekeepers in Mali have given what villagers in a remote part of the West African country have called a “real glimmer of hope.” Senegalese troops from the UN mission,...

African Nations urged to enforce family laws to protect women

Women and girls in Africa are still being pushed into forced or early marriages, while those in unhappy unions face discrimination when seeking divorce, campaigners said on Tuesday, urging...

Suitcase of cash stolen from Mugabe

Three people accused of stealing a suitcase containing 150 thousand dollars from Zimbabwe's ousted President, Robert Mugabe have appeared in court. The suspected thieves allegedly spent the money on cars,...

DR Congo poll: Blaze hits electoral depot as tense vote nears

Fire has gutted an electoral commission depot in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, in the violent run-up to a presidential vote. More than two-thirds of the electronic...

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Group to check misuse of drugs in Sabon Zongo formed

A civic pressure group, named Zongo Against Drug (ZAD), has been formed at Sabon Zongo in the Ablekuma Central Municipality to check misuse of...

Zipline Technologies to set up 2nd operational centre at Asante Mampong

Zipline Technology, operators of the Drones medical delivery services, is set to open its 2nd operational centre in the country at Asante Mampong in...

Gov’t committed to addressing persistent Basic Schools poor learning outcomes

The Minister of Education, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh says government  is committed to address the persistent poor learning outcomes in basic schools. According to...