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Posted On December 6, 2017By AdminIn None

Nigeria’s president heads north in election hint

Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday made his first trip as Nigerian president to a key state, in the latest sign of his return to the national stage after months of illness and treatment abroad.Read More
French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday made his first official visit, announcing that he came as a "friend" despite France's historically prickly relationship with its former colony.Read More
The world's nations vowed Wednesday to curb plastic and chemical contamination of the air, soil, rivers and oceans, calling for a steep change in how goods are produced and consumed.Read More

Posted On December 6, 2017By AdminIn None

Dozens of Tanzanian opposition members detained

Thirty-eight members of Tanzania's main opposition party, including two lawmakers, have been in custody for a week following local elections, their lawyer said Wednesday.Read More
Niger on Wednesday said it had begun work on a new national security and defence policy as part of its campaign to fight terrorism, in a country where attacks by Boko Haram and the Islamic State are frequent.Read More
French President Emmanuel Macron landed in Algeria on Wednesday for his first official visit, announcing that he came as a "friend" despite France's historically prickly relationship with its former colony.Read More

Posted On December 6, 2017By AdminIn None

Ugandans charged for presidential protest pop song

Two Ugandan musicians were released on bail on Wednesday after being charged with disturbing the peace of veteran President Yoweri Museveni for a song suggesting he should retire, their lawyer said.Read More
A huge fire ripped through a paint factory in the Ivorian capital on Wednesday, causing multiple explosions, and witnesses said several people were badly burnt.Read More

Posted On December 6, 2017By AdminIn None

Campaigners incensed at failings in Africa AIDS war

Angry AIDS activists are urging western and central Africa to step up the fight against HIV, saying millions of people, especially children, are at risk from complacency and underfunding.Read More
Namibia on Wednesday criticised its listing on a new European Union blacklist of tax havens as unjust and biased, blaming the status on missing a deadline to comply.Read More