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Ghana's President, Nana Akufo-Addo has said that scientists are investigating the presence and extent of spread of new variants of the coronavirus in the country. The new variants of the...

Here are four of Africa’s longest serving Presidents

Africa over the years has been known for its leaders who refuse to leave power even when it is glaring that they were no...

It is Yoweri Museveni again as he wins presidential poll

Uganda's Incumbent president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has been declared winner of this month's presidential election. Final results announced by the Electoral Commission on Saturday showed...

Uganda: Vote counting underway in crucial general elections

Counting of ballots is underway in Uganda following general elections characterized by delays and faulty biometric verification machines at some polling stations. There is heightened...

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Uganda election: Museveni has clear lead, Bobi Wine cries foul

Uganda's Incumbent president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni now has major lead in the presidential election. Provisional results announced by the Electoral Commission on Saturday showed that...

Zimbabwe: 10,000 people arrested for not wearing face masks

Over 10,000 people have been arrested by the Zimbabwean police for failing to wear face masks in public. Some 16,000 others have also been arrested for flouting...
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Latest News

Ghana probes new variants of Covid-19 as infections surge

Ghana's President, Nana Akufo-Addo has said that scientists are investigating the presence and extent of spread of new variants of the coronavirus in the...

Here are four of Africa’s longest serving Presidents

Africa over the years has been known for its leaders who refuse to leave power even when it is glaring that they were no...

Opinions & Features

U.S. lauds Ghana’s regional democratic and security leadership

U.S. Special Envoy for the Sahel Region Ambassador J. Peter Pham traveled to Accra, Ghana from January 6 – 8, 2021 to lead the...

How to make Uganda betting online on 1xBet?

1xBet is an extremely well known brand, not only in the sports community, but also by most people who are more casual fans. For...

Why everybody plays on 1xBet – online betting Nigeria

1xBet odds are competitive and in line with those of the best international bookmakers. The operator's strength is the multitude of listed events for...

China and Lending – Will Africa Suffer From a More Frugal Outlook?

Prior to the popular ‘Africa Rising’ narrative which gained momentum at the turn of the century, the region’s debt crisis was one of the...

Four special envoys and champions announced by Commonwealth

The Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland has today announced the names of four special envoys and champions who will promote the Commonwealth's values and principles...

World

Donald Trump impeached again after Capitol riot

President Donald Trump was impeached by the U.S. House for a historic second time, charged with “incitement of insurrection” over the deadly mob siege...

U.S. lauds Ghana’s regional democratic and security leadership

U.S. Special Envoy for the Sahel Region Ambassador J. Peter Pham traveled to Accra, Ghana from January 6 – 8, 2021 to lead the...

Indonesia Air Boeing 737 crash site found

Indonesian divers on Sunday located parts of the wreckage of a Boeing 737-500 at a depth of 23 meters (75 feet) in the Java...

Zimbabwe’s President questions US democratic credentials after riots

Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has questioned the democratic credentials of the US following the violent protests which killed at least four people. The riots occurred after supporters...

Business
Business

World e-commerce leaders announce huge growth during pandemic

During the global pandemic, some of the world’s leading e-commerce companies have thrived with unexpected employee hires, massive turnover and agile operation procedures. Big players...

State of Online Forex Trading Industry in Africa: Report

Foreign exchange market is a popular financial market where global currencies are traded & it is the largest market in terms of volume even...

FAO warns of new locust invasion threat in East Africa

New swarms of locusts in southern Ethiopia and northern Kenya are spreading further in the eastern Africa region, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization...

The African Continental Free Trade Area is now operational

The much anticipated African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) has become operational effective January 1, 2021 after months of delay due to the coronavirus...

No Deposit Slots Explained

Online gambling casinos are unmistakably more liberal with rewards than the conventional physical slots. Welcome rewards are a significant aspect of the casino highlights,...

Sports

Why a ‘wall’ in front of goalkeepers doesn’t help to save a free kick

A goalkeeper is less likely to save a free kick if there is a wall of players in the way, according to new research. The...

A year like no other: A look back at African football in 2020

2020 was a year like no other, with the global pandemic bringing almost every activity to a crashing halt, but we still managed to...

Mbappe: Which move is best

The rumor speculation around the French prodigy move away from the France capital club is getting magnanimously increasing on a daily basis. However, the Paris...
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Religion & Culture

Zimbabwe: 10,000 people arrested for not wearing face masks

Over 10,000 people have been arrested by the Zimbabwean police for failing to wear face masks in public. Some 16,000 others have also been arrested for flouting...

Kenyan man who woke up in morgue now dies for real

A Kenyan man who "came back to life" in a morgue sparking shock among Kenyans has now been reported dead, according to local media. Last...

Special Reports

Here are four of Africa’s longest serving Presidents

Africa over the years has been known for its leaders who refuse to leave power even when it is glaring that they were no...

300m Covid-19 vaccine doses secured by the African Union

The African Union has reportedly secured close to 300 million Covid-19 vaccine doses for the continent. But that number of doses still falls short of...

South Africa: Covid-19 vaccinations to begin in February

South Africa, which has been hard hit by a second wave of Covid-19 cases, hopes to obtain its first vaccine doses for the disease...

WHO chief has “personal pain” over conflict in Ethiopia

The director general of the World Health Organization, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu who is an Ethiopian by nationality has spoken of his pain over...

UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, to roll out next week

Britain on Wednesday said it had approved the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for use and that it will be rolled out from next week. "The Government has...
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Relationship & Lifestyle

Zambians angry over supply of faulty condoms and gloves

Zambians have expressed outrage over the supply of defective condoms and sterile gloves. A parliamentary committee has heard how a local company Honey Bee supplied...

Positions to make female orgasm easier

Struggling to hit the high notes in the bedroom and hoping to reach orgasm at the same time as your other half? Or perhaps you're...

Zambian woman ‘sues partner for not marrying her’

A Zambian woman who sued her partner for reconciliation on the grounds that she'd been waiting eight years for them to marry has now...

Health & Environment

Zimbabwe: 10,000 people arrested for not wearing face masks

Over 10,000 people have been arrested by the Zimbabwean police for failing to wear face masks in public. Some 16,000 others have also been arrested for flouting...

300m Covid-19 vaccine doses secured by the African Union

The African Union has reportedly secured close to 300 million Covid-19 vaccine doses for the continent. But that number of doses still falls short of...

Showbiz
Showbiz

British Model Naomi Campbell signs deal to market Kenya

British supermodel Naomi Campbell has signed a deal with Kenyan government to help promote the country as a top tourism destination. The coronavirus pandemic hit the tourism sector hard in...

Why millions are abandoning WhatsApp for rivals Telegram and Signal

Millions of WhatsApp users have taken the drastic step of abandoning the app ahead of a privacy policy update that will force them to share...

Sierra Leonean TV host releases kids book ‘Adama Loves Akara’

Adama Loves Akara is a new children’s book from Sierra Leonean TV host Vickie Remoe that encourages early reading, family time, and multiculturalism. Illustrated by...

George Weah’s new song that talks about liars

Liberians are puzzled by a new song released by their president, George Weah which talks about liars. The song titled "Mr Liar Man" is the...

Travel & Tourism

British Model Naomi Campbell signs deal to market Kenya

British supermodel Naomi Campbell has signed a deal with Kenyan government to help promote the country as a top tourism destination. The coronavirus pandemic hit...

Flights from South Africa banned over Covid-19 variant

Flights from South Africa have been banned by five countries following news of the discovery of a new variant of coronavirus which has sparked...
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Tech & Science

Uganda blocks social media ahead of crucial election

Uganda's telecommunication regulator, the Uganda Communications Commission has ordered the shutdown of social media ahead of Thursday's crucial election. In a letter to the telecommunication...

Why millions are abandoning WhatsApp for rivals Telegram and Signal

Millions of WhatsApp users have taken the drastic step of abandoning the app ahead of a privacy policy update that will force them to share...

What to do if WhatsApp stops working on your phone from 2021

If you have an older iPhone or Android phone, you may lose access to WhatsApp altogether or some features on the messaging app from...