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Ancient city of Babylon now a Unesco World Heritage Site

The ancient Mesopotamian city of Babylon has been declared a Unesco World Heritage Site. Iraq has been lobbying since 1983 for the 4,000-year-old site to...

South America witnesses total solar eclipse

Nearly two years after the "Great American Eclipse" of 2017, crowds were wowed by another total solar eclipse as it appeared over Argentina on Tuesday. Lined up along a...

Dead stowaway falls off Kenyan plane in London

Kenyan Airways officials have confirmed that a dead male stowaway fell off one of its planes on Sunday just before it landed at London’s...

Kenya denies teens chance to land homemade plane

Kenyan aviation officials have denied some teenagers the chance to land their homemade plane in Nairobi. Twenty South African teenagers have teamed up to build...

Rwanda to issue e-passports within four days

Rwanda on Friday started issuing out electronic passports to citizens as it works towards phasing out it's old generation of travel documents. The move is...

Dubai to host 5th Global Business Forum on Africa

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Dubai Chamber) has announced its plans to host the fifth edition of the Global Business Forum (GBF) on...

Woman abandoned in parked plane after falling asleep

A woman has said she was left alone on a locked Air Canada plane after falling asleep during a flight. Tiffani Adams said she fell...

The city that ‘confuses’ with Jesus’ birthplace renames

An Israeli city often confused with its famous neighbour Nazareth, where Christians believe Jesus was raised, has changed its name in the hope of...

Ghanaian chef Atadika makes final 10 for Basque Culinary World Prize

African chef Selassie Atadika has made it to the final 10 of the €100,000 Basque Culinary World Prize. Chefs representing ten different countries were named...

Foetus found on board South African aircraft

A local South African aircraft FlySafair on Friday was forced to reschedule a flight from Durban to Johannesburg after a foetus was found on...

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Man with snails, ‘prekese’ in luggage from Ghana detained at JFK Airport

A man was detained briefly last week after arriving at JFK Airport with luggage full of snails, dried beef, turkey berry, carrot, oxtail, medicinal...

The African Union’s digital Covid-19 passport for travelers

The African Union has developed a common continental Covid-19 digital passport for travelers and airlines. It is an initiative by African Union's lead health agency,...

Tanzania’s President in Uganda for her first official state visit

Tanzania's President Samia Suluhu Hassan arrived in Uganda on Sunday for her first foreign trip and state visit since becoming President. President Hassan inspected a...

Chad’s President set to extend rule in presidential election

Voters are choosing a new president in Chad's Presidential election on Sunday with the incumbent Idriss Deby Itno set to secure a sixth term...

Benin President Talon seeks five more years in Sunday’s election

Benin’s President Patrice Talon had previously vowed to serve only one term in office but he now seeks a second term of five more...
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