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Ethiopia sets to export electricity to South Sudan

Ethiopia plans to export electricity to South Sudan in order to assist in the resolution of the country’s power crisis and to promote regional integration.

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South Africa
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Outrage in South Africa as white South African student urinates on a black student’s books and laptop

After a video of a white student peeing on a black student’s computer and books went viral on social media, Stellenbosch University in the Western Cape has come under fire.

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Senegalese footballer Idrissa Gana Gueye is under fire for refusing to wear a rainbow jersey representing the gay community

Senegalese midfielder and Paris Saint-German player Idrissa Gana Gueye came under fire for skipping a game to support an anti-homophobia campaign.

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Chad: Hundreds Stage Anti-French Protest In N’djamena

On Saturday, May 14, hundreds of Chadians participated in anti-French protests organised by the opposition group Wakit Tama.

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mali
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Small group of “anti-progressive” Malian soldiers foiled a coup attempt sponsored by the West, according to officials.

Mali’s authorities declared on Monday that a planned coup backed by a western country had been foiled by the Malian Armed Forces (FAMA).

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The richest boxer in the world, Floyd Mayweather is set to build a boxing academy in Africa

Floyd Mayweather, one of the world’s most famous boxers and the richest in the world, has announced plans to open a boxing academy in Africa in order to help the continent’s undiscovered talents be discovered.

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“Can Zambia be allowed to set a military base or a military command centre in America?” – Zambians oppose the establishment of a US Military Base in the country

Zambians have created a united front in opposition to the United States’ plans to build a military base in the country. The campaign’s backers have issued a statement seeking to know whether Zambia can construct a military facility or security post in the US on the same terms as other countries.

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Police arrest prophet over fake prophecy in Edo state, Nigeria

The Edo State Police Command, Nigeria, has arrested a self-acclaimed prophet, Benson Nosakhare, for allegedly defrauding members of the public with fake prophecies.

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Forged Degrees inside NATCOM – By Dr John Idriss Lahai

Forged Degrees inside NATCOM

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A Rise To Dictatorship? Tunisian Protesters Oppose President Kais Saied’s Authoritarian Rule

The North African country of Tunisia is seemingly facing a foray into its constitutional and democratic rights. Well, that is according to many Tunisians. On…

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AYV’s Antonia Howard Becomes The First Sierra Leonean To Be Shortlisted For Komla Dumor Award

AYV’s Antonia Howard has been shortlisted for the 2022 BBC Komla Dumor Award.

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NEC Released Date For 2023 Sierra Leone Presidential Election

The Electoral Commission for Sierra Leone has on Monday 14th March 2023 released a press statement on the proclamation of date for the Presidential Election in 2023.

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“The illegal use of military power against Libya and the distortion of all the UN Security Council decisions on Libya ruined the state” – President Vladimir Putin

Russian President, Vladimir Putin has in a lengthy address spoken about NATO’s invasion of Libya and how NATO’s “self-serving” illegal decision of interference ruined the oil-rich African country.

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Sierra Leone | Ministry of Transport and Aviation Releases New Public Transportation Fares Amidst Increase In Fuel prices

Following the increment in fuel prices, the Ministry of Transport and Aviation in collaboration with the Sierra Leone Motor Drivers Union and other key stakeholders in the country’s transportation sector have agreed to new public transportation fares within the capital Freetown and the provincial routes and across border routes effective Tuesday, March 1st 2022.

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Sierra Leone | Fuel Price Has Been Increased

The Petroleum Regulatory Agency (PRA) Sierra Leone has on Monday 28th of February 2022 released a press statement citing the increments in fuel pump prices effective March 1st 2022.

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Central African Republic detains four French soldiers

Authorities in the Central African Republic (CAR) have detained four French soldiers on Monday amidst reports of a possible assassination attempt on President Faustin Archange Touadéra.

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“Irregular northward migration from my continent drains Africa’s talent pool” – President Muhammadu Buhari

The president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has, during the 6th AU-European summit currently going on in Brussels, Belgium, raised his concerns over the massive migration of the Nigerian and African youthful population to Europe to seek better life and opportunities.

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Popular Senegalese Politician And Mayor Renamed Streets Named After French Colonial Officers

Popular Senegalese politician, Ousmane Sonko, a young Pan-African and recently elected Mayor of Ziguinchor, a region in Southern Senegal is viewed by many as hope for a new Africa. Barely a month after his victory, Sonko has done something that three Senegalese Presidents failed to do since Independence.

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Breaking: France announces withdrawal of troops from Mali

French President, Emmanuel Macron has announced the withdrawal of troops from Mali but says the soldiers will be redeployed to other African countries in the Sahel.

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AYV Housemates Salone Season 3 Sets To Launch Today, Organisers Confirmed

The Biggest Reality TV Show in Sierra Leone and one of the biggest in Sub-Saharan Africa, AYV Housemates Reality TV Show, brought to you by the biggest media house in Sierra Leone, African Young Voices Media Empire and the biggest telecom company Africell, is set to officially launch the ‘AYV Housemates Salone Season 3’ show on this Sunday, February 13th 2022 live at Mamba Point Lagoonda at 6:00 PM.

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ECOWAS Condemns An Attempted Coup in Guinea Bissau

Regional bloc ECOWAS has condemned what it calls an “attempted coup” in the West African state of Guinea-Bissau, where heavy gunfire was heard near the seat of government Tuesday.

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The Dangote Petroleum Refinery to save Nigeria US$43 Billion on annual refined petroleum importation

The Dangote Petroleum Refinery owned by Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote is set to save Nigeria US$43 billion on annual importation of petroleum oil products.

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Zimbabwe | Google appoints James Manyika as first Senior Vice President of Technology and Society

Tech giant, Google, has appointed James Manyika, a Zimbabwean national, as the company’s first Senior Vice President of Technology and Society. 

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Mali | Military government cut ties with France, scraps French as its official language, and ends ECOWAS membership

The Military Government in Mali has cut diplomatic, military, and economic ties with France, abandons French as its official language, and ends its ECOWAS membership.

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“No foreign troop will come to Mali by proxy” – Military government warns foreign troops

Mali’s military government has issued a strong warning against foreign troops who used to occupy Mali by proxy. The military government says they’re clamping down on foreign nations who are in the normal imperialist habit of deploying their military troops without local government supervision. 

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East Africa: Tanzania And Burundi to Jointly Build a Multi Million Dollars Railway

Two East African countries, Tanzania and Burundi have struck a bilateral deal of building a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) which is 282 kilometers. The project is to start from Uvinza in Tanzania’s region of Kigoma to Gitega in Burundi. The project is to cover 156km of the SGR in Tanzania while Burundi will have 126km of the SGR. 

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Popular Senegalese Musician Djiby Guissè, A Member of Les Frères Guissé Band Nominated For The 2022 African Genius Awards

Popular Senegalese musician, guitarist, show promoter, and entrepreneur, Djiby Guissè, member of the Les Frères Guissè musical band commonly called Guisse Brothers has been nominated for the 2022 African Genius Awards in Pretoria, South Africa.

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Senegal Launches New Commuter Train

In a bid to boost the transportation system in Senegal, the Senegalese government has today commissioned a new commuter railway line that will transport over 100,000 commuters/passengers per day.

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Ethiopian Airlines Wins Best Airline In Africa 2021

The 2021 SKYTRAX World Airline Awards has awarded Ethiopian Airlines the Best Airline In Africa. Founded on December 21st, 1946, as a military aircraft, the airline has grown to become one of the world’s largest carriers with a fleet of 130 aircraft, and one of the best in the world. The airline also made it to the list of SKYTRAX Top 100 World Airlines, sitting at number 37 above China Airways, Brussels Airlines and Malaysia Airlines.

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UNESCO Adds Senegalese Jollof To Its Cultural And Heritage List

The United Nation Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has added the Senegalese Jollof which is locally called ‘Thiebou Dieune’ to its cultural and heritage list.

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