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Uganda cuts visa fees to boost tourism

The government of Uganda on Thursday said it cut down visa fees for foreigners intending to…

Sao Tome and Principe: AU deploys 25 observers to oversee elections

The African Union has deployed a Short-Term Election Observation (STO) Mission of 25 observers to oversee…

EU Releases New Blacklist of Banned Airlines, Many are African

The European Union has published its new blacklist of airlines failing the block’s aviation regultions.19 countries…

Burkina Faso to Build Sahel Region Largest Solar Plant

Burkina Faso is commencing construction work on a 33-MW solar photovoltaic (PV) power facility in the…

Malawi: Inflation Rate Increases to 22.6% in June

3:53 pm | The national statistics office of Malawi, on Monday, said the country’s inflation has accelerated to 22.6 percent year-on-year in June from 21.5 percent in May, driven partly by higher food prices. Malawi has declared a state…

Lingala Maestro Koffi Olomide Arrested in Kenya

10:11 pm | Renowned Congolese singer Koffi Olomide has been arrested in Kenya after he was captured in a video kicking a woman who is believed to be a member of his band, moments after they landed at the…

CAR: President Touadera’s First 100 Days in Office

1:55 pm | This July 9 marks the 100 days in power of President Faustin-Archange Touadera who promised to restore peace and security in the Central African Republic after a 2-year violence era. 100 days on, the Central African…

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