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Namibia auctions 170 elephants due to drought

The Namibian government has announced the auctioning of elephants due to drought and human-widelife conflict. An advertisement in the state owned Era newspaper said about 170...

Ghana holds special voting ahead of December 7 polls

Ghana is holding a special voting exercise ahead of the actual voting day on December 7, 2020. Over 100,000 registered voters largely security officers, journalists...

Commonwealth to observe Ghanaian elections

The Commonwealth is deploying a team to observe the general election in Ghana scheduled for 7 December. Commonwealth Secretary-General, Patricia Scotland, constituted the group following...

Ghana: Daughter of late President Rawlings warns of funeral scam

The eldest daughter of Ghana's former President Jerry Rawlings has warned against online fraudsters who claim to be raising money for her father's funeral. Zanetor...

Kenyan man ‘comes back to life’ in mortuary

Kenyans were left shocked after a man reported to be critically ill and declared dead regained consciousness at the morgue. The man called Peter Kigen,...

UN chief ‘deeply concerned’ about crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

UN Secretary General António Guterres is "deeply concerned" about the situation in Ethiopia's Tigray region and supports efforts by the African Union to de-escalate...

15 African countries hit with Trump’s new immigration rule

15 African countries have been hit with latest travel restrictions imposed by outgoing president of the United States, Donald Trump. The new rule for foreign...

South African woman shortlisted for global teacher prize

A South African woman has been shortlisted for this year's world's best teacher prize. Mokhudu Cynthia Machaba is among the ten shortlisted for the top...

Uganda’s Bobi Wine released after 37 died over his arrest

Ugandan presidential candidate Bobi Wine has been released on bail by a court and has now been charged with spreading coronavirus. Bobi Wine whose real...

DR Congo declares end to recent Ebola outbreak

The Democratic Republic of Congo has again declared an end to the recent Ebola outbreak that claimed 55 lives. The country is free from the...

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The rise of cryptocurrency transfers to Africa

Cryptocurrency is steadily growing acceptance in Africa. Similarly, the use of cryptocurrency for money transfers to Africa is also on the rise. Fintech companies use...

UN says cannabis is no more a dangerous drug

The United Nation Commission on Narcotic Drugs has voted to remove cannabis and cannabis resin from a category of the world's most dangerous drugs. This...

Ghana’s major presidential candidates sign peace pact ahead of polls

The two leading candidates in Ghana's Presidential election on December 7 have signed a peace pact at a ceremony in the capital, Accra. The incumbent...

South Africa probes lottery draw of 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

South Africa's Tuesday night national lottery drew the consecutive numbers 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and a "PowerBall" number of 10, drawing immediate accusations of...

Terrorism could persist in Nigeria for 20 years, army chief says

The Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lt Gen Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has said that "there is likelihood of terrorism persisting in Nigeria...
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