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Somalia: Elders negotiate with al-Shabab over soldiers

Former government troops hoping to return to civilian life in towns under al-Shabab control, lay down their arms. Gal’ad, Somalia …
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Nigerian Tribal King Sues Oil Giant, Shell, In London.

By Moses Ukpong A Nigerian tribal king has taken Oil giant Shell to a Court in London. Follow us on …
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Nigeria pledges continuous support for South Sudan peace process

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Abuja called for stronger commitment to the implementation of the peace process in South Sudan …
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Three UN Workers kidnapped in Sudan by Gunmen

Armed men have abducted three UN refugee agency workers, including two foreigners, from Sudan’s strife-torn Darfur region, a local government …
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“How British American Tobacco made us sick, then dismissed us” – Former Employees

One sunny afternoon in April 2015, a Human Resource attaché escorted Folarin Shamsudeen from his office to the gate of …
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Jeff Koinange Live: TV show dropped after rape comment

Kenya’s top political TV show hosted by former CNN journalist Jeff Koinange has been dropped after a male guest made …
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South Sudan ready for new U.N. force deployment any time: cabinet

South Sudan’s government has said it is ready to accept the deployment of a U.N. regional protection force at any …
Africa, Business

150 companies to feature in Nigerian Mining Summit

No fewer than 150 companies and operators would be participating in the National Mining Summit billed for the first quarter …
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Congo authorities block opposition demonstration

Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo blocked an opposition demonstration in the capital on Saturday aimed at putting pressure …
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Tanzania’s First Lady Janet Magufuli Admitted to Hospital

The State House has confirmed that she is being treated at Muhimbili Hospital, however the nature of illness was not …
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Nigeria, Russia agree on military cooperation

Nigeria and Russia have agreed on areas of military cooperation, an official has said. Follow us on Twitter: @Premiumherald Like …
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Zimbabwe drops charges against Cecil lion hunter

A Zimbabwean high court has dropped charges against the professional hunter, Theo Bronkhorst, who led the expedition that killed prized …