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Biden cancels travel ban on Nigeria, Eritrea, Sudan, others

Biden cancels travel ban on Nigeria, Eritrea, Sudan, others

U.S President Joe Biden on his first day in office issued some executive orders undoing some of former President Donald Trump’s policies. Among the 17 executive orders and presidential actions[Read More…]

by January 21, 2021 0 comments Politics
Russia’s Growing Military Presence in the Central African Republic

Russia’s Growing Military Presence in the Central African Republic

On December 22, 2020, Russia announced sending additional military instructors to the Central African Republic (CAR). Despite initial rejection, Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) ultimately admitted the fact of[Read More…]

by January 21, 2021 0 comments Politics
Trump imposes visa restrictions on Tanzanian officials over vote

Trump imposes visa restrictions on Tanzanian officials over vote

The US government has imposed visa restrictions on Tanzanian officials for “undermining” a free and fair election. The State Department said it was banning an unspecified number of Tanzania government[Read More…]

by January 20, 2021 0 comments Politics
India strongly condemns attack on MINUSCA peacekeepers in the Central African Republic

India strongly condemns attack on MINUSCA peacekeepers in the Central African Republic

India strongly condemns the attack on peacekeepers of MINUSCA in the Central African Republic, that has resulted in the death of a peacekeeper from Rwanda on 13 January and one[Read More…]

by January 19, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
Virus Outbreak-Gorillas

In 1st known primate case, gorillas test positive for virus at San Diego Zoo

8 gorillas believed to have virus and several have been coughing; appears infection came from member of zoo’s team SAN DIEGO (AP) — Several gorillas at the San Diego Zoo[Read More…]

by January 12, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
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Uganda: Museveni & Bobi Wine take their electoral fight online

The the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, the bruising Ugandan election campaign has taken to social media, with the ruling party and opposition leaders seeking to mobilise voters and get[Read More…]

by January 12, 2021 0 comments Politics
Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote loses KSh 98 billion in just 24 hours

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote loses KSh 98 billion in just 24 hours

– The new year started with uncertainty as Africa’s richest man reportedly lost KSh 98 billion (US$900 million) – Dangote, as at December 13, 2020, was worth $17.8 billion (Ksh[Read More…]

by January 12, 2021 0 comments Business
South Africans protesting against masks, vaccines head to court

South Africans protesting against masks, vaccines head to court

Pretoria – Demonstrators, including supporters of Liberty Fighters Network (LFN), church members and individuals who are opposed to the wearing of masks, as well as those opposed to vaccines, are[Read More…]

by January 12, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
African Union announces failure of latest talks on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

African Union announces failure of latest talks on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

The African Union on Sunday announced the failure of the latest round of talks between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), official Sudan news agency[Read More…]

by January 11, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle, Politics
6 rangers killed in latest attack at Congo’s Virunga park

6 rangers killed in latest attack at Congo’s Virunga park

KINSHASA, Congo — Gunmen have killed at least six rangers in Virunga National Park, the latest attack in the part of eastern Congo that is home to some of the[Read More…]

by January 11, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle