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Ex-Angola President’s daughter moots presidency run despite charges

Africa’s richest woman and Angola’s ex-first daughter Isabel dos Santos expressed interest on Thursday in running for the presidency despite an asset freeze...

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Andela launches program to advance full stack JavaScript engineering skills

Andela, the technology company that builds distributed engineering teams with Africa’s top software engineers, has announced that applications for its 5-months...

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Donald Trump impeachment trial explained: what will actually happen, and the chances of the President being removed from office

The next stage of the impeachment process will begin in the Senate on Tuesday 21 January Donald Trump was impeached by the House of Representatives last month, making...

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Qatar, Rwanda sign pact in legal field

Minister of Justice, Mr. Johnston Busingye, who is on a visit to Qatar on Tuesday signed an agreement on C0-0peration in the legal field with HE the Attorney General...

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Rwanda, Morocco Agree to Bilateral Cooperation Monitoring Committee

After months of blooming diplomatic ties between Morocco and Rwanda, including Rwanda’s decision to open an embassy in Morocco in June 2019, the two countries decided...

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Toyota recalls some of its vehicles over fuel pumps

If you own a Toyota, you may be tempted to read further. Toyota is recalling 696,000 Toyota and Lexus vehicles in the US over issues with their fuel pumps. “The...

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Lionel Messi Says ‘Special Duel’ with Cristiano Ronaldo Will ‘Remain Forever’

Barcelona forward Lionel Messi believes the rivalry he has shared with Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo  will “remain forever.”  The pair are...

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Klopp equals Pep Guardiola’s awards haul

Jurgen Klopp has won the Premier League’s Manager of the Month for December. Klopp’s Liverpool side racked up a perfect month at the end of the previous decade with...

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Hotel caught offering smoked baby chimpanzee on menu for £27

A four-star hotel in Africa could face criminal charges after it was caught offering smoked baby chimpanzee on its menu. The Beatrice Hotel, in Kinshasa, the capital of...

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Gorilla encounters in Rwanda

“The trackers have just found them,” says guide Emanuele as adrenaline rushes through me. I realise my long-time desire of seeing one of the world’s...

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Major investments made in Rwanda’s energy sector in 2019

In Rwanda, 51% of investments in 2019 were made in the energy sector. This data was communicated by the country’s national development agency. In fact, $ 2.5 billion...

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The dark side of supportive relationships

Imagine that you’ve had a heated argument with a co-worker, and you call up your husband or wife to talk about it. Your partner can react in one of two ways. They can...

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Sudan seizes assets belong to al-Bashir’s ex-ruling party

Sudan has seized the assets of ousted President Omar al-Bashir’s now dissolved party, a senior member of the country’s ruling sovereign council said. The National...

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Drinking green tea ‘linked to a longer and healthier life’

Pop on the kettle and pour us a cuppa, because drinking tea at least three times a week could be linked with a longer and healthier life, suggests new research....

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Norway to take 600 Libya evacuees from Rwanda

Norway this year will take in 600 people evacuated to Rwanda currently hosted at an emergency transit center in Bugesera District,known as Gashora Transit Center from...

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Rwanda never closed its border with Uganda

Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Vincent Biruta has denied his country closed the border with Uganda, saying it only issued a...

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Iran sends message to US amid war threats

Iran has reportedly sent words to the United States that it it doesn’t want war and would not carry out further attack on American targets. CNN reports that Iran...

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Sadio Mane, Asisat Oshoala and other winners of the CAF Awards 2019

The 28th edition of the CAF Awards held yesterday in Egypt and celebrated African footballers and officials who distinguished themselves during the year 2019. Sadio Mane...

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Jennifer Lopez’s production company sued by stripper who inspired ‘Hustlers’ film

Jennifer Lopez is facing backlash surrounding her role in the Golden Globes-nominated film Hustlers. The 50-year-old actress stars as Ramona, a stripper who runs a side...

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Iran reacts as plane carrying 180 people crashes in Tehran after attack on America

Iran has reacted after a Ukrainian airplane carrying at least 180 people crashed Wednesday near an airport in the capital, Tehran. The crash occurred hours after Iran...

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