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Monthly Archives: June 2022

Attention on Rwanda, Togo and Zimbabwe as Commonwealth summit gets underway

Attention on Rwanda, Togo and Zimbabwe as Commonwealth summit gets underway

Over 35 heads of state and government are attending this year's Common Wealth Summit, usually dubbed the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Rwanda's capital, Kiga ...

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South Africa drops face masks, border checks and gatherings ban

South Africa drops face masks, border checks and gatherings ban

The health minister announced on Wednesday that South Africans no longer need to wear face masks.   Health minister Joe Phaahla quietly repealed the regulations by notice in ...

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Sadio Mané officially joins Bayern Munich until 2025

Sadio Mané officially joins Bayern Munich until 2025

Bayern Munich have signed Sadio Mane from Liverpool, both clubs confirmed Wednesday, as the Senegal attacker has signed a three-year deal with the Bundesliga champions.   Aft ...

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Handmade prosthetic breasts for cancer survivors – Uganda

Handmade prosthetic breasts for cancer survivors – Uganda

Rebecca Birungi had her breasts cut off in April… that mastectomy scared her more than the disease, thinking she would be an abnormal woman without a bust.   But thanks to ca ...

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President Nyusi summaries Mozambique’s new role in UN Security Council

President Nyusi summaries Mozambique’s new role in UN Security Council

Mozambique was last week elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council along with Switzerland, Malta, Ecuador, and Japan.   President Nyusi said, “The agenda o ...

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Global slump worries create chaos in financial markets

Global slump worries create chaos in financial markets

Various international economic data and policy statements show a stronger possibility that the world may move into a recession this year, mostly due to the Russia-Ukraine conflict ...

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Masses feared dead in Burkina Faso attacks

Masses feared dead in Burkina Faso attacks

In Burkina Faso, armed men attacked the town of Seytenga, near the border with Niger, on Saturday night, in what appears to be a reprisal for an attack on the gendarmerie brigade ...

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Rising prices pile more pressure on ordinary Zimbabweans

Rising prices pile more pressure on ordinary Zimbabweans

Since February, Zimbabwe's inflation rate has shot up from 66% to more than 130%, according to official statistics   Zimbabweans are finding it increasingly difficult to make ...

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Nigeria’s ruling party begins to choose a presidential candidate

Nigeria’s ruling party begins to choose a presidential candidate

Members of Nigeria's ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) are electing a presidential candidate in the capital, Abuja. The APC has won the last two presidential elections in Nig ...

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Zimbabwe strike deal for dedicated electricity supply to miners

Zimbabwe strike deal for dedicated electricity supply to miners

ANGLO Platinum (Angloplat), Impala Platinum (Implats), and Sibanye-Stillwater have struck an agreement for guaranteed power supplies in Zimbabwe in return for hard currency to set ...

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