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South Africa: Families of Slain Marikana Mine Workers Reflect On Decade of ‘Betrayal’ – ‘It Feels Like Our Pain Does Not Matter’

As the country prepares to remember that horrific day 10 years ago, the victims' families tell Daily Maverick...

Liquid Makes Big International Strides with Israeli Tech Acquisition – IT News Africa

Liquid Makes Big International Strides with Israeli Tech Acquisition IT News Africa Source link : https://www.itnewsafrica.com/2022/08/liquid-finishes-its-acquisition-of-israels-telrad/ Author :...

Qatar’s Lusail stadium attains sustainability goals

Lusail Stadium – the venue for the FIFA World Cup™ final on 18 December – has achieved a...

Magnora secures nod for 260MW South Africa solar – reNEWS

Magnora secures nod for 260MW South Africa solar reNEWS Source link : https://renews.biz/79835/magnora-secures-nod-for-260mw-south-africa-solar/ Author : Publish date :...

Kenya election result: William Ruto victory hailed amid result dispute

Foreign leaders congratulate the president-elect but backers of Raila Odinga question the result. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-62559899?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA Author...

Liberia: “Casualties – allAfrica.com

Yesterday, August 15, 2022, the United States Department of Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) named three...

Angolan Elections 2022 – What About the Economy?

Angola will hold a general election on August 24th to elect both the country's President and its parliament,...

First ship bound for Africa leaves Ukraine port

Five more ships have left Ukrainian ports carrying corn and wheat, three from Chornomorsk and two from Pivdennyi,...

Africa: South Africa’s Defense Minister in Russia for Security Conference

Cape Town — South Africa's Defense Minister Thandi Modise has arrived in Russia for a Moscow-hosted conference on...

Somalia: US Airstrike in Somalia Kills 14 Al-Shabab Militants

Officials in central Somalia say a U.S. airstrike against al-Shabab militants has killed 14 fighters, the deadliest strike...

Kenya: Confusion in Kenya As Ruto Declared Winner of Presidential Vote Despite Unclear Tally

Kenya's elections chief has named Deputy President William Ruto the winner of a tight presidential election - but...

What next after Kenya’s chaotic presidential poll

The just concluded Kenya election has elicited mixed reactions following the chaotic declaration of the former Deputy President...

Kenya: Bomas Chaos As Section of Azimio Leaders Thrown Out

Nairobi — Azimio leaders including Narok Senator Ledama ole Kina and Siaya Governor elect James Orengo have been...

White House Offers Africa a New Start With Equality-Minded Policy – Voice of America – VOA News

White House Offers Africa a New Start With Equality-Minded Policy Voice of America - VOA News Source link...

Egypt church fire: Triplets and twins among 15 children killed

The Abu Sefein Church, in Giza's working-class Imbaba district, was packed with people celebrating Mass that morning, including...

Kenya Election 2022: William Ruto becomes president-elect

William Ruto is Kenya's president-elect narrowly beating his rival Raila Odinga in a tightly contested elections.The announcement of...

La Niña sea temperatures driving floods in Australia and drought in the United States and Africa

Right now, a broad plume of cool water has pooled in the Pacific Ocean, west of South America. Key points:La Niña...

Ruto supporters celebrate in the streets

Supporters of Deputy President William Ruto celebrated in the streets on Monday after Kenya’s electoral commission chairman declared...

Springboks take youngster Moodie to Australia, Mbonambi out

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — South Africa selected 19-year-old utility back Canan Moodie in its squad on...

Odinga’s chief agent alleges electoral fraud

Kenya's presidential election contender Raila Odinga's chief agent alleged electoral offenses after Kenya’s electoral commission declared Deputy President...

Mali: France Says Barkhane Mission Troops Fully Withdraw From Mali

The French military on Monday confirmed that its last soldier with the Barkhane anti-terror mission in Mali had...

Liberia: Treasury Sanctions Senior Liberian Government Officials for Public Corruption

Washington, DC — Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated Liberian...

Kenya election result: William Ruto wins presidential poll

The announcement was marred by scuffles, allegations of vote-rigging and a divided electoral commission. Source link : https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-62554210?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA...

Nigeria: Why Past Leaders’ Efforts to Unite Nigeria Failed – Jonathan

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has lamented that spirited efforts of past leaders, especially those of the First Republic,...

Mali: Court Charges 49 Ivorian Soldiers of Being Mercenaries

Soldiers from Cote d'Ivoire who were reportedly delpoyed as reinforcements to the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Mali,...

Residents in Nigeria’s capital Abuja live in fear

Residents in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, are living in fear since gunmen attacked the Kuje prison on the night...

South Africa: No, South African MPs Are Generally Not Paid Less Than Their International Counterparts

While the country faced rising fuel prices and power cuts, South African members of parliament prepared to accept...

Mali: Last French forces have left Bamako after nine years

The last French soldiers of the Barkhane anti-jihadist force left Mali on Monday after nine years of presence,...

South Africa not sure how to deal with ‘Bazball’

South Africa are not sure how they are going to deal with England’s new aggressive approach to playing...

DRC army kills ten ADF armed group members in northeast

The Congolese army has killed 10 members of the armed group Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) and captured six...

Guards at India-Pakistan border perform ceremony on independence anniversary

Last updated: 5 hours ago Pakistani and Indian border guards take part in a daily ceremony at the...

Liberia: Duport Road, JCN Howard Cemeteries Closed to the Public

The Duport Road Cemetery and the JCN Howard Cemetery in Voker Mission Community, respectively in Paynesville, outside Monrovia,...

Liberia: Govt Discouraging Investors – allAfrica.com

Treats investors as opportunity for graft, says US State Department The United States Department of State 2022 Investment...

Liberia: Government, IOM to Repatriate 16 Sierra Leonean

The National Anti-Human Trafficking Taskforce of Liberia in collaboration with the International Organization for Migration (IOM), say all...

Liberia: Never Again to War, UNDP Admonishes Liberians

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Saturday, 13 August 2022, ended a four-day National Palaver Hut Hearing...

Sierra Leone: Cummings Calls for Respect for Democratic Tenets in Sierra Leone

The Political Leader and Standard Bearer of the opposition Alternative National Congress (ANC), Mr. Alexander B. Cummings, has...

Liberia: Police Investigate Kidnapping By ‘Country Devil’

The Liberia National Police (LNP) says officers have been dispatched to search for missing persons after a traditional...

Liberia: President Weah Begins Tour of Montserrado County Today

President George Manneh Weah will today, August 15, 2022, begin a tour of Montserrado County in continuation of...

Liberia: ‘UN Tired With Us,’ Abic Cautions Liberians to Maintain Peace

The Establishment Coordinator of the Angie Brooks International Center (ABIC), Counselor Yvette Chesson-Wureh has cautioned Liberians to protect...

Rally in Kabul as Taliban mark first year in power

Last updated: 34 minutes ago A crowd consisting of mostly Taliban militants attend a spontaneous rally at Kabul's...