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Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 02:12

Informal gold miners in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo scoured rubble Saturday for more than 50 colleagues presumed dead after a mine collapsed under the weight of heavy rain.

Hundreds of young men in rubber boots crowded around the site of Friday's cave-in, with some removing rocks...

VOA Articles
Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 01:51
Why the current tensions over the closure of some Nigerian-owned shops in Ghana should come as no surprise.
BBC News - Africa
Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 00:17

Coup leaders under pressure to appoint civilian president to prepare country for elections

Mali’s military junta, which staged a coup last month, has agreed to an 18-month transition government led by a military or civilian leader that would pave the way to elections.

Three days of...

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Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 00:15
Immigration plays a pivotal role in economic growth and development.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 22:22

The operator of a Japanese-owned bulk carrier that crashed into a reef in late July, causing a widespread oil spill in Mauritius, will pay at least $9.4 million over several years to fund environmental projects and support local fishing communities.

The spill took place near the coastal...

VOA Articles
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 22:05

The World Health Organization is raising the prospect that the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Equateur province could spread across borders.

The latest figures put the number of cases in the province at 113, including 48 deaths. The disease has spread into 12...

VOA Articles
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 21:22
The announcement follows a military coup in August which ousted the country's president.
BBC News - Africa
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 20:55
[Africa Renewal] The protests in Sudan from 2018 to 2019 represented a return, rather than a sudden rise, of women's leadership, organization and mobilization.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 20:51
Mali's ruling junta pushed through a political charter on Saturday that could lead to theappointment of a soldier as interim president despite objections from the coalition that led anti-government protests before last month's coup. 
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 19:41

Cameroon says it urgently needs more than 2,000 pints of blood to save the lives of about 300 people, including hemodialysis patients, in the central African state’s troubled English-speaking town of Bamenda.

Health workers say the fear of COVID-19, coupled with increasing attacks by...

VOA Articles
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 19:09

Malawi’s government has moved to implement the Access to Information law. The approval came four years after the law was passed by the country’s parliament. This follows the official publication of the law Friday by the information minister.  
 
A regional media watchdog welcomed the...

VOA Articles
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:55
[UNFPA] Kenathata Moisakamo was too ashamed to tell her parents that she had started menstruating because of her peers' stories that periods indicate when a girl becomes sexually active.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:49
[The Conversation Africa] Twenty years ago the South African academic Jan-Ad Stemmet met the apartheid era justice minister Kobie Coetsee, who announced he had transcripts of 13,000 pages of recordings of Nelson Mandela's time in prison.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:44
[The Conversation Africa] Fire and humans have a long history in African savannas. Fire management has played a role in maintaining biodiversity and in the livelihoods of rural communities. One example is when rural people in west African savannas in Mali burn a "seasonal mosaic" in the landscape....
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:43
[The Conversation Africa] Wildlife tourism is a major source of income and livelihood for many rural communities across southern Africa. But it also presents a potential threat to water resources.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:43
[The Conversation Africa] Wildlife tourism is a major source of income and livelihood for many rural communities across southern Africa. But it also presents a potential threat to water resources.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:43
[The Conversation Africa] Wildlife tourism is a major source of income and livelihood for many rural communities across southern Africa. But it also presents a potential threat to water resources.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:43
[The Conversation Africa] Wildlife tourism is a major source of income and livelihood for many rural communities across southern Africa. But it also presents a potential threat to water resources.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:31
Jovial commotion on the streets of Yamoussoukro, Cote d’Ivoire as supporters celebrated on Saturday the presidential candidate nomination inauguration of former head of state Henri Konan Bédié by his political party — and the main national opposition movement, Democratic Party of Cote d’Ivoire -...
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Saturday, September 12, 2020 - 18:28
[New Zimbabwe] BULAWAYO High Court judge, Justice Evangelista Kabasa has ordered Impala Car Rental and the Harare High Court sheriff to give Tawanda Muchehiwa information that will assist him in unravelling the identity of his abductors.
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