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President Zuma meets his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas
Wednesday 26 November 2014 20:39
African health care experts meeting in Kenya say the use of community health workers on the continent will go a long way in bridging the human resources gap on the continent.
Wednesday 26 November 2014 20:35
Namibian opposition parties are heading to the Supreme Court to appeal a High Court ruling that dismissed their application for Friday's election to be postponed.
Wednesday 26 November 2014 14:38
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU-PF party has barred his embattled deputy Joice Mujuru from contesting a seat in its highest decision-making organ.
Wednesday 26 November 2014 11:37
Journalist, author and historian, Martin Meredith has just released his new book, ‘Fortunes of Africa: A 5 000 Year History of Wealth, Greed and Endeavour’.
Wednesday 26 November 2014 05:42
A 45-year-old South African woman has been arrested in Kenya for the possession of cocaine worth R1.7 million.
Wednesday 26 November 2014 05:40
Namibia's High Court in Windhoek is expected to make a ruling to determine whether elections should go ahead after political parties filed applications against the use of electronic voting machines.
Tuesday 25 November 2014 18:04
Two female suicide bombers killed at least 21 people on Tuesday in a busy market area of Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, centre of a militant Islamist insurgency, emergency services said.
Tuesday 25 November 2014 16:34
A 45-year-old South African woman was arrested in Kenya over the weekend in possession of cocaine worth R1.7 million.
Tuesday 25 November 2014 11:50
Nigerians and Ghanaians living in Lesotho say they are living in fear after recent media reports that mercenaries from their countries had been allegedly been sent to assassinate the Prime Minister.
Monday 24 November 2014 15:43
The families of the eleven victims of the Nigerian church building collapse say they are pinning all their hopes on governments to ensure that they are also returned.
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