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EU to reopen embassy in Libya

The European Union is seeking to reopen its embassy in Libya pending security conditions, officials said on Tuesday, offering further political support for the Tripoli government struggling to establish control.

La Liga rejects Neymar payment

La Liga has rejected an attempt by lawyers for Barcelona forward Neymar to pay his buyout clause of 222m euros (£198m)

Nigeria begins exporting yam to Europe

Nigeria has formally started exporting yam to the European Market according to its  Agriculture Minister Audu Ogbeh. As part of the moves he revealed Nigeria is targeting to export 72 tonnes of yam to the United Kingdom in the first phase.…

Isolated US lashes out at climate critics

The White House hit back Friday at criticism of Donald Trump's decision to scrap a major global climate deal, accusing Europe of trying to "shackle" the US economy and refusing to acknowledge climate change is real. With the United States…

Algeria’s ruling FLN, allies win majority in parliament

Algeria's ruling National Liberation Front party and its main allies won a majority in a parliamentary election overshadowed by the financial crunch from lower oil prices and questions over President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's health. Turnout…

Africa rejects Europe’s ‘dirty diesel’

Governments in West Africa are taking action to stop the import of fuel with dangerously high levels of sulfur and other toxins. Much of the so-called "dirty diesel" originates in Europe, according to a report published by Public Eye, a…

Over hundred Gambians held up in Libya prisons return home

More than one hundred Gambians who were held up in Libyan prisons on Tuesday returned home. These Gambians had attempted migrating to Europe under difficult conditions but were held up in Libya. The Gambian government was supported by the…