Former Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies aged 76

The former president of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who took office in an election held following a destabilising coup only to be ousted in another military takeover nearly seven years later, has died aged 76. Mr Keita, known…

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Former Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies aged 76

The former president of Mali Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who took office in an election held following a destabilising coup only to be ousted in another military takeover nearly seven years later, has…

Thousands detained after Kazakhstan unrest

More than 5,000 people have been arrested in Kazakhstan over the riots that have shaken Central Asia's largest country in the last week, Kazakh authorities were quoted as saying Sunday. A total…

New COVID-19 variant named ‘IHU’ discovered in France

Zimbabwe Records Zero Covid-19 Deaths

A new coronavirus variant called 'IHU' has emerged in France amid the rapid surge of Omicron cases across the world. The B.1.640.2 variant was discovered at the institute IHU Mediterranee Infection. Researchers…

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#SouthAfricaBurning

Culture of violence; can Cyril Ramaphosa cure South Africa?

The 2018 Global Peace Index listed South Africa as one of the most violent and dangerous places on earth and getting worse. Fast…

Laptop stolen from Nancy Pelosi’s office during Capitol riots

 A laptop was stolen from House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s office during the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, one of her aides said…

Malawi

Malawi police fire tear gas at over 2000 anti-government protesters

Malawi police on Friday fired teargas to quell an anti-government protest over alleged corruption and economic mismanagement by President Lazarus Chakwera's administration. Images…

Former Malawian MP shoots himself dead in parliament

Ex-Malawi MP shoots himself dead in parliament

A high-ranking former Malawian Member of Parliament Clement Chiwaya, has shot himself dead in front of an official inside parliament. Clement Chiwaya who…

South Africa

South Africa parliament blaze contained; National Assembly ‘completely destroyed’

 Authorities said on Tuesday they had finally contained a suspected arson fire at South Africa's…

Man, 49, arrested in connection with South African Parliament fire

A man has been arrested in connection with a large fire that severely damaged the…

Ramaphosa announces new restrictions to curb Covid-19

South Africa President Ramaphosa ends COVID self-isolation, resumes work

The Presidency has announced that President Cyril Ramaphosa has ended a week of self-isolation after…

Sports News

What next for Torquator Tasso after Arc upset?

It wasn’t supposed to happen. The drama and intrigue of the Prix de l'Arc de…

Husband in court over killing of Kenyan athlete Agnes Tirop

The husband of the Kenyan athlete, Agnes Tirop, has appeared in court as a suspect…

Stadium stand collapses as Dutch football fans celebrate football victory

Stadium stand collapses as bouncing Vitesse fans plummet in front of jubilant squad A stand…

World News

At least 50 people killed by a suicide attack on a mosque in Afghanistan

A suicide bomb attack on a mosque in the Afghanistan has killed at least 50 people, officials say. The attack,…

IEA ask airlines to resume international flights to Afghanistan

(Reuters) - The Taliban government in Afghanistan appealed on Sunday for international flights to be resumed, promising full cooperation with…

Taliban say United Nations promises aid after meeting with officials in Kabul

Senior Taliban officials met in Kabul on Sunday with the U.N. undersecretary-general for humanitarian affairs, who promised to maintain assistance…

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Bulgaria bus crash 45 killed after vehicle catches fire

A bus crash in western Bulgaria has killed at least 46 people after the vehicle…

Austria to go into full lockdown as Covid 19 surges

Austria announced on Friday that it will impose a lockdown for all and make vaccinations…

China announce deal to boost cooperation on climate change

United States and China announce deal to boost cooperation on climate change

The United States and China, the world's two largest emitters of carbon dioxide, unveiled a…

French police officer injured in knife attack, terrorism eyed

A police official was injured after being stabbed with a knife in Cannes, southern France,…

Nigeria

Nigerian Musician Davido raises millions in minutes

Popular Nigerian singer David Adeleke, also known as Davido, has proven that he has good friends. Davido asked his friends to help…

Nigerian separatist leader’s trial adjourned after lawyer walks out

A Nigerian judge on Wednesday adjourned the trial of separatist leader Nnamdi Kanu until January after his lead lawyer walked out in…

Report Focus News - Nnamdi Kanu at the federal high court in Abuja on January 20, 2016

Nigerian separatist leader Kanu’s trial due to resume

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), which is agitating for the breakaway of southeastern Nigeria, is due to…

Report Focus News -Abducted university workers

Abducted university workers freed in Nigeria: police

Nigerian security forces Friday rescued six people who had been seized at a university near the capital's international airport, police said. The…

Business

Bitcoin sink as China intensifies crackdown on cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin tumbled into the red on Friday, with traders rattled by tough talk out of China. The largest cryptocurrency was last down…

Walmart says crypto payments announcement is fake. Cryptos tumbles after spike

Cryptocurrency litecoin gave up a 20% gain and tumbled back to earth following a fake press release sent out by GlobeNewswire that…

Bitcoin nears $50,000 after months of weakness

Bitcoin on Saturday approached $50,000 USD per coin, a promising sign after it saw major dips in July. According to Coindesk, Bitcoin reached a 24-hour…

What Online Casinos Can Teach Your Business About Existing in the Online Space

In the last few decades, online shopping has evolved from an industry in its infancy to a multi-billion-pound entity. With around 1.8 billion individuals…