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Kenya Airways signs interline agreement with Airlink

Kenya Airways announced on Friday that it has signed an interline agreement that will extend the airlines reach in the ...


Why imported veg is still more sustainable than local meat

A former colleague who was a researcher and promoter of local food systems once argued that local meat markets connect ...


Blitzboks mix and match for Solidarity Camp

Siviwe Soyizwapi and Impi Visser will lead two experienced, but also experimental outfits in this weekend's tournament of Rugby Africa's ...


Fintech, SA's bright spot during the pandemic

Fintech companies in Africa raised nearly R20 billion in funding last year despite the Covid-19 pandemic. South Africa was among ...


COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia pass 261,000

ADDIS ABABA, May 8 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia registered 778 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide ...


Feature: Kenya's elderly people take lead in COVID-19 vaccination

NAIROBI, May 7 (Xinhua) -- When the Kenyan government announced in March that the elderly would be given priority in ...


UNHCR chief is not closing Dadaab, Kakuma refugee camps

UNHCR chief: Kenya is not closing Dadaab, Kakuma refugee camps Africanews English ...


Kenya confirms new 19 coronavirus deaths, 1,851 cases

Kenya confirms new 19 coronavirus deaths, 1,851 cases Anadolu Agency ...


Kenyas mining sector a smugglers paradise

Kenyas mining sector a smugglers paradise The Standard ...


COVID-19 vaccinen doctor Stephen Karanja dies after publicly declaring vax unnecessary

Doctor dies after publicly declaring COVID-19 vaccine unnecessary NEWS.com.au ...


Kenya confirms 20 new COVID-19 deaths, almost 1K cases

Kenya confirms 20 new COVID-19 deaths, almost 1K cases Anadolu Agency ...


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Zulu royal family's security has not been withdrawn, say police

The police have moved to assure the public that Zulu King Misuzulu kaZwelithini is protected.This after Zulu traditional prime minister ...

Arab Nations Hit out at Israel over Jerusalem Violence

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Arab countries, including four that last year agreed to normalize relations with Israel, have condemned a weekend ...

UN Condemns Ugandan Bill to Criminalize Same-Sex Relations

GENEVA - The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is calling on Uganda to amend a ...

Fifteen Killed in Landslide at Guinea Gold Mine

CONAKRY - A landslide at an artisanal gold mine has killed at least 15 people in northeastern Guinea, the government ...

Vaccine Deserts: Some Countries Have No COVID-19 Jabs At All

N'DJAMENA, CHAD - At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad's capital, there are no debates over ...

Sharks coach Sean Everitt happy to rest his Bok players if asked to

Sharks coach Sean Everitt said he'll accede to requests to rest his Springbok players despite the short and intense nature ...

North Africa

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Arab Nations Hit out at Israel over Jerusalem Violence

KHARTOUM, SUDAN - Arab countries, including four that last year agreed to normalize relations with Israel, have condemned a weekend ...

Vaccine Deserts: Some Countries Have No COVID-19 Jabs At All

N'DJAMENA, CHAD - At the small hospital where Dr. Oumaima Djarma works in Chad's capital, there are no debates over ...

Nigeria's electoral system is still broken. Here's a list of what's urgent

The chairman of Nigeria's electoral commission, Mahmood Yakubu, was sworn in for a second term nearly six months ago. His ...

Chinese Rocket Reentry Predictions Narrow

An out-of-control Chinese rocket is expected to reenter Earth's atmosphere between 1:00 and 5:00 UTC Sunday, but experts do not ...

7 policemen killed by gunmen in southeast Nigeria

Seven policemen were killed in a series of attacks on security installations in Nigeria's oil-rich Rivers state, police said Saturday.Southeast ...

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UN Condemns Ugandan Bill to Criminalize Same-Sex Relations

GENEVA - The United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is calling on Uganda to amend a ...


The state of the union: what these elections mean for the future of the UK

The territorial integrity of the UK remains in question following elections across England, Scotland and Wales. In each nation or ...


Pakistan witnessing economic destruction due to Imran Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 9 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Sunday said that Pakistan is facing economic ...


Ian Chappell talks about suspension of IPL

Melbourne [Australia], May 9 (ANI): Former Australia skipper Ian Chappell has said that the suspension of the Indian Premier League ...


Pakistan: Circular debt hits CPEC power projects

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 9 (ANI): Pakistan's flagship CPEC power projects are hit by the circular debt and the Imran Khan ...


Imminent oxygen shortage unnerves Pakistan

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa [Pakistan], May 9 (ANI): As the COVID-19 cases continue to explode in Pakistan due to the third wave ...


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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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