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Nigeria school building collapse killed 20: Lagos health official

Twenty people were killed in Wednesday’s collapse of a four-story building containing a primary school in Nigeria’s commercial cap...

Entertainment

Lifestyle

Cyclone Idai

Cyclone Idai batters Zimbabwe, at least 31 people dead

Remission

Second HIV Remission Patient Rekindles Hope Of Cure

Health Minister

Tunisia Health Minister Quits Over Deaths Of Newborns

Ancient Egyptian tombs yield rare find of mummified scarab beetles

South Sudan shuts nightclubs after two die in Monday attack

Prince Harry goes solo on royal tour as pregnant Meghan rests

Fine French wine fetches record-smashing $558,000 at auction

Canada to allow passengers carry cannabis on domestic flights from Oct. 18

Zimbabwe vaccinates 1.4 million to combat worst cholera outbreak in a decade

Business

gun law

New Zealand PM vows gun law reform after mosque massacre

New Zealand's prime minister vowed Saturday to toughen the country's gun law after revealing the alleged shooter behind Christchurch's mosque attacks had legally bought the five weapons, inc...
land reform

U.S. diplomat urges transparent land reform in South Africa

U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan said on Friday that South Africa should be transparent about land reform so as not to hurt the economy, adding that the issue had not been covere...
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Nigeria school building collapse killed 20: Lagos health official

Twenty people were killed in Wednesday’s collapse of a four-story building containing a primary school in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos and 45 others survived, the state health commissi...

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vaccine

Africa: Combatting Vaccine Misinformation on social media

We are working to tackle vaccine misinformation on Facebook by reducing its distribution and providing people with authoritative information on the topic. We are starting by taking...

AU Pushing to Improve Struggling Intra-African Trade

Africa: Sweeping Change to US Policy for Africa Announced

Tens of thousands die in Africa each year due to fake drugs

Africa: Debt-Distressed African Countries Again Look to IMF

Africa must tackle birth control ‘taboo’: philanthropist Mo Ibrahim

Why Increase in Cancer Deaths Should Worry Africa

France Pledges to Increase Aid to Africa for Girl Child Education, Others

Africa: EU Investment in Africa – Europe Racing to Catch Up

Africa: Tackle Africa’s Chronic Diseases With Effective Actions

Sports

Politics

Bouteflika

Protest In Algeria As President Bouteflika Remains Adamant

new prime minister

Burkina Faso president appoints new prime minister

Wheelchair

Back from medical leave, Gabon president appears in wheelchair

Soldiers Patrol Zimbabwe Streets After Deadly Protests

Burkina Faso declares state of emergency in north following attacks

Gabon’s Bongo headed to Morocco to continue recovery: wife

Nigeria’s Abubakar promises to boost oil investment, cut subsidies if elected

A Year After Mugabe, Zimbabwe Yearns For Upswing

Wealthy Madagascar candidates woo skeptical voters trapped by poverty

Congo ruling coalition rallies supporters before presidential election

Zimbabwe opposition leader calls for ‘dialogue’ to fix crisis

Cameroon candidate Maurice Kamto declares victory, ruling party denies

Sports

Qatar

Neymar To Visit Qatar For Medical Test After Injury

Gunnar

Pogba Credits Gunnar Solsjkaer For Putting Smile Back On His Face

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Serena Handed Tough Draw In Quest For Record 24th Slam

CAF Awards: Aubameyang, Mane, Salah make top three

World Cup Final Drew 1.12bn Audience, Says FIFA

South Africa Bid To Host 2019 Africa Cup Of Nations

Madrid mauled at Eibar, new coach Solari in trouble

Chelsea great striker Drogba formally retires from football

Nigeria, Uganda, Mali, Morocco Qualify For 2019 AFCON