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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 13:50

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir has appointed General Santino Deng Wol as the new head of the army, Kiir’s spokesman said on Sunday, as part of a wider reshuffle within the government. 

Kiir and former rebel leader Riek Machar formed a government of national unity in February last year...

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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 12:50
[RFI] Voters in Chad go to the polls Sunday for elections expected to deliver a sixth term to longtime leader Idriss Déby. This after a campaign in which demonstrations were banned or dispersed.
All Africa, All the Time.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 12:49
[Daily News] Tanzania's President Samia Suluhu Hassan has arrived in Uganda Sunday morning for a one day working visit which will see her signing an agreement for the Crude Oil Pipeline construction between the two Eastern African countries.
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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 12:49
[Daily News] Tanzania's President Samia Suluhu Hassan has arrived in Uganda Sunday morning for a one day working visit which will see her signing an agreement for the Crude Oil Pipeline construction between the two Eastern African countries.
All Africa, All the Time.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 12:21
In an effort to counter typhoid, a disease said to be endemic in Liberia with more than 7,400 cases annually, the government has introduced a vaccine for the first time this month in its regular child inoculations, according to Adolphus Clarke, the country’s Program Manager for National...
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:58
Bobi Wine, the pop star who became a presidential candidate, considers rebuilding his anti-government movement after a violent election season that left many aides and supporters imprisoned.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:55
Hundreds have been detained, many brutalized, after a bloody, contested election. The government of Yoweri Museveni appears intent on breaking the back of the opposition.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:30
The 68-year-old is expected to extend his three-decade rule in the seven-candidate race, facing no major rivals and a campaign in which demonstrations were banned or violently dispersed.
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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:28
Voters in Chad go to the polls Sunday for elections expected to deliver a sixth term to longtime leader Idriss Déby. This after a campaign in which demonstrations were banned or dispersed.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:27

Benin voters are casting their ballots Sunday in a presidential election after a week of deadly violence against President Patrice Talon, who is seeking reelection.

Opposition parties accuse Talon, who is expected to win a second term, of manipulating the race in his favor by sidelining...

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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:23
Voting started in Benin on Sunday in a presidential election as some opposition parties called for a boycott following a week of deadly protests against the incumbent Patrice Talon, who is heavily favoured to win a second term. 
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 11:19
Chad headed into presidential elections Sunday with Idriss Deby Itno, ruler for the last three decades, set to win a sixth term. 
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:48
Elections are underway in Benin where President Patrice Talon is seeking re-election in what is described as a tense ballot, with critics accusing him of rigging the race in his favour by sidelining opposition leaders. The US, German, French and Dutch embassies as well as the EU delegation all...
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:45
Trinity Rodman, daughter of NBA star Dennis Rodman, scores her first goal in her first professional match.
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Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:25
New evidence affirms that significant, long-standing inter-group cultural differences shaped the later stages of human evolution in Africa. Eleanor Scerri, Independent Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History Licensed as Creative Commons –...
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:24
The inclusion of new topics in Ghana's comprehensive sex education curriculum has split opinions among parents. Joshua Amo-Adjei, Senior Lecturer, Department of Population and Health, University of Cape Coast Licensed as Creative Commons – attribution, no derivatives.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:23
African governments, firms and donor agencies should align their efforts to support the local manufacture of vaccines and other health equipment in African countries. David Richard Walwyn, Professor of Technology Management, University of Pretoria Padmashree Gehl...
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:23
Pupils who are victimised at school tend to perform poorly academically, are regularly absent from school, suffer psychological trauma and may eventually drop out of school. Emmanuel Mayeza, Senior Lecturer, Department of Sociology, University of the Free State...
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 10:22
Women need to know what opportunities exist for them in the construction industry. Richard Jimoh, Professor of Building, Federal University of Technology, Minna Licensed as Creative Commons – attribution, no derivatives.
Sunday, April 11, 2021 - 09:49
Several opposition leaders are barred from Sunday's poll in a country once seen as a model for Africa.
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