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Cheptegei breaks sub-13 minute barrier for new 5km world record

Monaco - Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei lowered the 5km world record on Sunday with a time of 12:51 and revealed he ...


Rights Groups Demand End to Kenyan Police Extrajudicial Killings

NAIROBI - Kenyan police killed 107 people last year, according to a report released Friday from a coalition of Kenyan ...


In Africa, US Sees Trainers as Better Fit Than Combat Troops

WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS - The United States is trying to ease concerns about its decision to withdraw conventional troops from Africa and ...


African Airlines Association Adds a Kenyan Airline and Three Others

African Airlines Association Adds a Kenyan Airline and Three Others AllAfrica.com ...


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President declares special official funeral for Joseph Shabalala

President declares special official funeral for Joseph Shabalala 12 minutes ago share this Joseph Shabalala. (PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES/GALLO IMAGES) Related ...

Cheslin Kolbe's flyhalf bow spoiled by late Racing winner

Paris - An added-time try stopped South Africa's Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe from marking his first career appearance ...

Proteas: Why there's no need for long faces

Cape Town - An uplifting little exercise ... can you say that even when talking about the series-losing team?Yes, of ...

What connects Shaka Zulu, decolonisation and mathematical models

Is it possible to decolonise mathematical sciences?Some researchers argue that it's not. They cite numerous reasons why. Two include the ...

Guinea Bissau election inspires optimism -- but there are still big risks

Late last year Bissau-Guineans went to the polls to decide who would replace Jose Mario Vaz as president of Guinea-Bissau.It ...

Ramaphosa faces uphill battle to trim SA's wage bill

RELATED ARTICLES Mixed reviews from unions on plans to ease Eskom woes Daniel Silke: A SONA shackled by its own ...

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South Bronx United win Laureus Sport for Good Award

Cape Town - Ahead of tomorrow's landmark 20th anniversary Laureus World Sports Awards, South Bronx United, a programme who use ...

Fighting in Cameroon Kills Several Dozen

YAOUNDE - A least 35 civilians have reportedly been killed and 40 homes torched in less than a week in ...

Yankees sign former Rockies RHP Bettis

The New York Yankees signed former Colorado Rockies right-hander Chad Bettis to a minor league contract with an invitation to ...

Poor Africans Brave Conflict in Yemen for Work in Saudi Arabia

GENEVA - The International Organization for Migration reports despite Yemen's brutal civil war, tens of thousands of desperately poor Africans ...

Al-Bashir and the ICC: there are better ways to achieve justice

It's been widely reported that Sudan is considering handing its former leader, Omar al-Bashir, over to the International Criminal Court ...

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Israeli missiles hit targets near Damascus

JERUSALEM - Syria says that Israel attacked five separate targets near Damascus with missiles from the Golan Heights. Israel did ...


Trump weighs into former White House chief of staff

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump assailed his former White House chief of staff, John Kelly, on Thursday after Kelly ...


US Senate votes to restrain Trump from attacking Iran

The US Senate has voted to restrain President Donald Trump from attacking Iran, with eight members of his Republican Party ...


US Senate Votes to Curb Trump's Iran War Powers

CAPITOL HIILL - A handful of Republican senators joined their Democratic colleagues Thursday to pass a resolution calling on President ...


WHO: Spike in Coronavirus Due to Reclassification of Suspected Cases

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - The World Health Organization says the dramatic increase in the number of coronavirus cases in China's Hubei ...


Early US Democratic Presidential Caucus Voting Starts in Nevada

WASHINGTON - Early voting has started in Nevada in the next U.S. Democratic Party presidential nominating contest, the third in ...


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