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37 killed in Burkina Faso as gunmen attack Canadian mining company

The ambush, which also wounded 60 people, was the third deadly attack on the Semafo mining company in 15 months.…

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World

Catholic nuns get pregnant on a missionary trip to Africa

The Catholic Church has launched an investigation after two missionary nuns became pregnant while working in Africa. The two women,…

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Africa

Pirates board Norwegian vessel, abduct nine crew members off West Africa

Nine crew members on a Norwegian-owned cargo ship were kidnapped Saturday when a group of pirates stormed the vessel off…

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World

US removes Cameroon from trade pact over human rights abuses

The US is cutting Cameroon from a trade pact over allegations of human rights violations. President Donald Trump said the…

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General News

The border crisis fuelled by rice

Nigeria, one of Africa’s superpowers, closed all its land borders two months ago to tackle smuggling – but the unprecedented…

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General News

WAEC denounces use of ICT to facilitate exam malpractices

The fraudulent use of information and communications technology (ICT) to facilitate examination malpractices has become the key challenge to fighting…

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Politics

Closure of Benin border a big blow to ECOWAS – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo has observed that the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has a lot on its table to…

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Politics

Akufo-Addo congratulates President-Elect of Botswana

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has congratulated the President of Botswana, Dr. Mokgweetsi E.K Masisi, following his re-election on Wednesday,…

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Politics

Let’s work to establish global order without domination — Prez Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has urged member states of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) to work together to establish…

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Africa

Burundi’s first lady sings against infertility abuse

Burundi’s First Lady Denise Nkurunziza has released a song to campaign against the abuse women face when they cannot get…

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Africa

Tanzania’s top court scraps girl marriages

Tanzania’s highest court has annulled a law that allows families to marry off girls as young as 14 years. The…

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Africa

Nigeria charges two Britons over money laundering

The Nigerian anti-fraud office, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has charged two British citizens with 16 counts of…

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