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The Duplicity Of The Buhari Led Government

Since his election in 2015, Buhari has proven to be a colossal mistake elected by the Nigerian masses. Interestingly PDP and the Easterners saw through the charade and cried against the election of Buhari on the premise of his Tribal,...

Namibian teenager Christine Mboma out of Olympic 400m over high testosterone levels

Namibian teenager Christine Mboma - who broke the 30-year-old world 400m Under-20s record on Wednesday - is out of the event at the Olympics after being found to have naturally-occurring testosterone levels beyond those specified by World Athletics. The time...

Burundi human rights activist Germain Rukuki freed from jail

Burundian human rights activist Germain Rukuki was freed on Wednesday afternoon after spending four years in prison, his lawyer told the BBC Great Lakes. Mr Rukuki was sentenced in 2018 to 32 years in jail on charges that included threatening...

King of Eswatini Reported To Have Fled Country Amid Protests for Democracy

King Mswati III of the Kingdom of Eswatini formerly known as Swaziland has allegedly fled the kingdom amidst pro-democracy protests that have spiraled out of control. Protesters angered by economic decline have become increasingly vocal in demanding political reform. Swazis...

Interim government of Tigray flees as rebels seize capital

The interim government of Ethiopia’s war-hit Tigray region has fled as rebel fighters advanced into the region’s capital and the national government announced a “unilateral ceasefire”. Witnesses said federal soldiers and police were also abandoning Mekelle late on Monday, and...

Outcry over South Africa’s multiple husbands proposal

A proposal by the South African government to legalise polyandry – when a woman has more than one husband at the same time – has led to howls of protest from conservative quarters. This does not surprise Professor Collis Machoko,...

Claim that South African Woman gave birth to ten babies was false

A claim that South African woman Gosiame Sithole gave birth to 10 babies earlier this month is not true, an official inquiry has found. No hospitals in Gauteng province have a record of decuplets being born, the provincial government says. Medical...

Gabon Becomes the first African Country to Receive Payment to Protect its Rainforest

Gabon Becomes the first African Country to Receive Payment to Protect its Rainforest

South Africa gems that sparked rush are quartz not diamonds

The South African government says that stones found in a village last month are not diamonds but quartz. A cattle herder first uncovered the stones in KwaZulu-Natal province. It prompted thousands to rush to KwaHlathi village, more than 300km (186...

Swiss Court Convicts Liberian Rebel “Bluff boy” of War crimes

A Liberian rebel commander has been sentenced in Switzerland to 20 years in jail for rape, killings and an act of cannibalism in one of the first convictions over the west African country’s civil war. The case was also Switzerland’s...

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The Duplicity Of The Buhari Led Government

Since his election in 2015, Buhari has proven to be a colossal mistake elected by the Nigerian masses. Interestingly PDP...
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Namibian teenager Christine Mboma out of Olympic 400m over high testosterone levels

Namibian teenager Christine Mboma - who broke the 30-year-old world 400m Under-20s record on Wednesday - is out of the event at the Olympics...

Burundi human rights activist Germain Rukuki freed from jail

Burundian human rights activist Germain Rukuki was freed on Wednesday afternoon after spending four years in prison, his lawyer told the BBC Great Lakes. Mr...

King of Eswatini Reported To Have Fled Country Amid Protests for Democracy

King Mswati III of the Kingdom of Eswatini formerly known as Swaziland has allegedly fled the kingdom amidst pro-democracy protests that have spiraled out...

Interim government of Tigray flees as rebels seize capital

The interim government of Ethiopia’s war-hit Tigray region has fled as rebel fighters advanced into the region’s capital and the national government announced a...