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Monthly Archives: August 2020

Akinwumi Adesina re-elected AfDB President

Akinwumi Adesina re-elected AfDB President

Akinwumi Adesina - a 60-year-old former Nigerian agriculture minister, was unanimously re-elected to serve as the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) for a second ter ...

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Malian junta releases ex-president IBK

Malian junta releases ex-president IBK

Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has been released.   He is now back at his private residence in the Sebenikoro neighbourhood after being freed on Thursday by t ...

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Thiago Silva delighted to be part of Chelsea squad

Thiago Silva delighted to be part of Chelsea squad

Chelsea have bolstered their defence by bringing in Thiago Silva, with the former Paris St Germain centre back signing a one-year contract plus an option of a further 12 months, t ...

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Rand begins to recover

Rand begins to recover

The South African rand was steady in early-morning trading but lost its footing against the greenback as the Jackson Hole convention kicked off in the US according to NKC Research ...

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Former Mauritania president claims his innocence in corruption inquiry

Former Mauritania president claims his innocence in corruption inquiry

The former Mauritanian president Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz has defended his innocence over suspected embezzlement. Aziz was released by police early on Monday after being questioned ...

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Bobi Wine declared sole candidate of NUP – Uganda

Bobi Wine declared sole candidate of NUP – Uganda

Robert Kyagulanyi, a pop star turned potilician who is known by the stage name Bobi Wine, is declared the sole candidate to lift the party flag in the 2021 Presidential race in Ug ...

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How to lose belly fat – for men

How to lose belly fat – for men

How to lose belly fat remains the most asked question on the internet in our age. Belly fat makes all of us uncomfortable and we tend to lose confidence. It is not only about conf ...

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Edgar Lungu fires central bank governor in shock move – Zambia

Edgar Lungu fires central bank governor in shock move – Zambia

Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Saturday summarily dismissed central bank governor Denny Kalyalya and replaced him with former deputy finance minister Christopher Mphanza Mvunga, ...

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Mbappe wants CL title to put France on the map

Mbappe wants CL title to put France on the map

Forward Kylian Mbappe wants to give Paris Saint-Germain their first Champions League title against Bayern Munich which would make the club join the continent's elite.   "Tomo ...

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Wits ranked first in Africa

Wits ranked first in Africa

The University of the Witwatersrand has been ranked first in Africa in the 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) that has just been released. It has been placed in th ...

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