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Ethiopia's Abiy Vows to 'Bury the Enemy'

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed vowed Friday to 'bury the enemy' in his first message from ...


Biden Announces Air Travel Restrictions on 8 Countries

JOHANNESBURG - South African scientists are scrambling to determine how quickly a newly discovered variant of the coronavirus can spread ...


New COVID-19 Variant Detected in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG - South African scientists are scrambling to determine how quickly a newly discovered variant of the coronavirus can spread ...


Kenya on High Alert As New Coronavirus Variant Emerges

NAIROBI - Kenya has not banned travel to southern Africa but its Ministry of Health says it will carefully screen ...


Acts of violence or a cry for help? What fuels Kenya's school fires

The torching of schools by students has become a regular occurrence in Kenya over the past two decades. The most ...


Africa's COVID-19 Vaccination Pace Slows Despite Receipt of Supplies

NAIROBI, KENYA - African health officials say the pace of COVID-19 vaccinations has slowed on the continent, raising concerns about ...


Acts of violence or cry for help? What fuels Kenya's school fires

The torching of schools by students has become a regular occurrence in Kenya over the past two decades. The most ...


Skin lighteners: fashion and family still driving uptake in South Africa

Skin lightening products have been popular for more than 40 years among sub-Saharan African populations. But over the past decade, ...


Logistical Challenges Hampering Africa's COVID-19 Vaccination Drives

NAIROBI, KENYA - As deliveries of COVID-19 vaccines to Africa finally pick up, many nations are struggling with the logistics ...


Foreigners Urged to Leave Ethiopia as Security Worsens

NAIROBI, KENYA - The U.S., France and Germany have joined other countries in urging their citizens to leave Ethiopia as ...


China-built modern railway transforming lives in Kenya

NAIROBI, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- Concilia Owire grew up in a rural hamlet in western Kenya at a time when ...


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Libyan officials disqualify Gadhafi son from running for president

BENGHAZI, Libya: Libya's High National Elections Committee has disqualified Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of the late dictator Moammar Gadhafi, from ...

Pakistan imposes travel ban on Hong Kong, 6 African countries

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has imposed travel bans on Hong Kong and six African countries due to the spread of ...

Hotel, airlines shares worldwide hammered by new Covid variant fears

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks sank Friday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average briefly falling more than 1,000 points, ...

Ireland urges citizens to get out of Ethiopia

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish Foreign Affairs' Department has asked its citizens to leave Ethiopia immediately.The intensifying battle in Ethiopia ...

Two COVID-19 cases registered at migrant camp on Polish-Belarusian border

Minsk [Belarus], November 29 (ANI/Sputnik): Two coronavirus cases have been confirmed among migrants at the Polish-Belarusian border, Governor of the ...

COVID: Canada confirms two cases of Omicron variant

Ottawa [Canada], November 29 (ANI/Sputnik): The first two cases of the new, Omicron, coronavirus strain have been confirmed in Canada, ...

North Africa

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Pakistan imposes travel ban on Hong Kong, 6 African countries

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan has imposed travel bans on Hong Kong and six African countries due to the spread of ...

Ireland urges citizens to get out of Ethiopia

DUBLIN, Ireland - The Irish Foreign Affairs' Department has asked its citizens to leave Ethiopia immediately.The intensifying battle in Ethiopia ...

Morocco suspends air traffic due to Omicron

Morocco has announced the suspension of all ?direct? passenger flights due to the new coronavirus variant, Omicron. The measure comes ...

Cameroon Says Citizens Abuse LGBTI People

YAOUNDÉ - Cameroon says lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people are increasingly becoming victims of violence and brutality. The ...

How African thinkers of the 1980s fed into today's inequality debates

Inequality is an issue that arises everywhere in the world today.Recent studies by economists such as Branko Milanovic and Thomas ...

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After decades of work, Egypt to open 3,000-year-old Avenue of Sphinxes

CAIRO, Egypt: Egypt opened its 3,000-year-old Avenue of Sphinxes to the public this week, in a swanky ceremony, after over ...


Food prices could reach record highs due to jump in fertilizer prices

WASHINGTON D.C.: With agricultural costs being driven to new highs due to a shortfall of nitrogen fertilizer worldwide, farming communities ...


Libyan officials disqualify Gadhafi son from running for president

BENGHAZI, Libya: Libya's High National Elections Committee has disqualified Seif al-Islam Gadhafi, son of the late dictator Moammar Gadhafi, from ...


Infants not allowed: UK MP told not to return with nursing baby

LONDON, England: After being notified that she cannot be seated in the UK Parliament with her three month-old son, Member ...


People in La Palma told to lockdown as lava flow reaches ocean

SANTA CRUZ DE LA PALMA, LA Palma: Authorities on the Spanish island of La Palma have ordered residents of three ...


Under new security law, Hong Kong independence leader sent to jail

HONG KONG: Tony Chung, former leader of Hong Kong pro-independence group Studentlocalism, was sentenced to 43 months in prison after ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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