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As the Rainbow nation marked on Wednesday the 28th anniversary of its first democratic elections, Maharaj who spent more than a decade alongside Mandela in the Robben Island prison, reflected on the challenges the country and the ANC faced.

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The UN estimates that 6.8 million will need urgent assistance in South Sudan this year

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Nigeria’s Department of State Services (DSS) has cautioned the public about possible bomb attacks during celebrations for Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

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The Central African Republic has adopted bitcoin as its official currency alongside the CFA franc. The country has also legalised the use of cryptocurrencies, the presidency announced on Wednesday.

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Burkina Faso and Guinea, where the military has seized power by force, have asked their West African neighbours for more time to come up with a timetable for the transition.

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A group of armed men attacked a police station in northern Benin and killed a policeman before setting fire to the facility near the border with Niger and Burkina Faso, state media reported Wednesday.

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South African rugby union captain Siya Kolisi has established the first Red Bull Roots rugby clinic for young female and male rugby players in order to upskill and empower them.

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South African rugby union captain Siya Kolisi has established the first Red Bull Roots rugby clinic for young female and male rugby players in order to upskill and empower them.

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Ethiopian rebels in the Tigray region said Tuesday they had withdrawn from areas they had occupied for nine months in neighbouring Afar.

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The Ghanaian authorities want to reach 23 million out of a total of 31 million

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"The fifth wave has arrived. Take care,"...

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Clashes involving students and police were reported in the vicinity of the Alassane Ouattara University of Bouake on Tuesday, April 26.

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"Although the cause of death is yet to be determined, we suspect it was electrocution,"

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President Tebboune said Algeria "has good relations with Spain", but the recent position of the Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez on the Saharan cause "changed everything.

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Clashes involving students and police were reported in the vicinity of the Alassane Ouattara University of Bouake on Tuesday, April 26.

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The Rwanda Investigation Bureau has arrested the organizer of the Miss Rwanda beauty pageant Dieudonne Ishimwe, over sexual assault allegations.

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Like nearly 2 billion Muslims around the world, Senegalese faithful will celebrate in just a few days the end of Ramadan. If the national statistics agency recorded a rise in the inflation rate of 2.2% in 2021, consumers associations point to new hardships.

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Harvard University, one of the most prestigious universities in the world, announced on Tuesday the creation of a $100 million fund with the ambition to "repair" its slave-owning past in the 17th and 18th centuries.

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Manchester City is on course to reach a second successive Champions League final after beating Real Madrid 4-3 in a thrilling and one of the best of all-time matches.

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The west African nation's ruling junta in a statement on Tuesday, said a drone illegally flew over the Gossi base on April 20, the day after French forces handed the site back to Mali,.

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Manchester City is on course to reach a second successive Champions League final after beating Real Madrid 4-3 in a thrilling and one of the best of all-time matches.

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Frank Habineza, a Rwandan opposition lawmaker slammed the Rwanda-UK asylum seekers deal arguing it could create budget difficulties and destabilize the society in the long run.

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If the majority of the 110 victims were carried away and laid to rest by families early on, the remains of about 50 people were buried in mass graves on Tuesday, according to a local youth leader.

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The aim of the new alliance is to restore constitutional normality following President Saied's power grab last year

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