Category: Africa

Tanzania deports lawyers accused of promoting homosexuality

Tanzania has deported three South African lawyers after they were accused of promoting homosexuality. They were among 13 people arrested on 17 October for taking part in a meeting to…

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Liberia Election: George Weah goes to seek God’s face at T.B Joshua’s church

The leading presidential candidate in Liberia and football legend George Weah on Sunday was at the Sunday Church service of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) in Lagos, Nigeria.…

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“International Campaign” Launched to Bring Gambia’s Jammeh to Justice

A good number of months have passed, ever since former Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh left the Gambia on exile peacefully, but his critics seem not to have forgotten about bringing…

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Tunisia jails couple for ‘public indecency’ over car kiss

A Frenchman and a Tunisian woman were convicted on appeal in Tunis for "public indecency" after an altercation with police who arrested the couple while they were hugging in a…

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Zimbabwean President Mugabe’s death prophecy postponed

8 months ago,  a Zimbabwean cleric Prophet Patrick Mugadza was arrested by authorities for prophesying about the death of President Robert Mugabe in October 2017. Early this year he said "it…

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Cameroon: The aftermath of some Shot and Wounded October 1st Victims

The minister delegate at the presidency in charge of defense, Joseph Beti Assomo The recent clashes between civilians and security forces, in the uprising of October 1st in the North…

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Cameroon: President Biya instructs PM Yang to commence dailogue

Communique from Cameroon's Presidency In a communique issued on Friday 13 October from Cameroon's Presidency, President Paul Biya instructed PM Philemon Yang to organize delegations of elites to visit the…

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DRC’s Electoral Commission says no election until mid-2019

The long-delayed elections in Democratic Republic of Congo to replace President Joseph Kabila cannot take place until at least April 2019, the electoral commission said, a schedule certain to enrage…

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Kenya University shooting: Gunmen kill two, leave several wounded

Students from Technical University of Mombasa (TUM), Ukunda Campus took to the streets after a shooting at their campus At least two female staff members of the Technical University of…

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Kenya’s Raila Odinga withdraws from election rerun

Kenya’s opposition leader has made a surprise announcement prior to new supreme court-ordered presidential election. Mr Odinga on Tuesday announced that his running mate Kalonzo Musyoka will also not take…

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