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Democrat Reelected as Louisiana Governor in Trump Country

BATON ROUGE, LA. – Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has stunned Republicans again, narrowly winning a second term Saturday as the Deep South’s only Democratic governor and handing Donald Trump another gubernatorial loss this year.In the heart of Trump c…

African refugees ejected from UN premises in South Africa

US May Remove Sudan From List of State Sponsors of Terrorism, Official Says

Human Rights

Data Suggest Serial Killers Active in Indian Country

WASHINGTON – In early October, Anchorage police found the body of Kathleen Henry, a native of the Yupik village of Eek in southwestern Alaska, along a stretch of highway south of town. Her alleged killer might never have been arrested had someone not f…

African Development Bank Group becomes a shareholder in Africa Finance Corporation

African Development Bank Group becomes a shareholder in Africa Finance Corporation

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Tunisia’s Moderate Islamist Party Picks One of Its Own as Next PM

PARIS – Tunisia took a step forward Friday in forming a new government following rollercoaster October elections, with the moderate Islamist Ennahda party proposing a prime minister from its own ranks to lead it. Former junior agriculture minister, Ha…

In Uganda, Dissidents Adapt to Evade Huawei Assisted Government Spying

Malawi Clinic’s Safe Births Record Rivals Rich Countries – Here’s Why

Medical/Health Care

Heart Disease Study Finds Meds Work as Well as Surgery

PHILADELPHIA – People with severe but stable heart disease from clogged arteries may have less chest pain if they get a procedure to improve blood flow rather than just giving medicines a chance to help, but it won’t cut their risk of having a heart at…

Botswana’s HIV Patients Relieved as Legal Battle Over Medicine Ends

South Sudan: More Than 200,000 Children Forced to Flee Their Homes Following Flooding

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Technology News

Pienaar invited to in Women’s Sport Leadership Academy programme

Former Springbok Women’s Sevens player Marithy Pienaar is among seven female rugby coaches selected to participate in the Women’s Sport Leadership Academy for High Performance Coaches (WSLA HPC) as part of a pilot programme in partnership with the Inte…

Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons gives Greenlight to Saipem

How Co-operatives Aid Development in African Economies


Venture Capital for Africa (VC4A) Launches First Dedicated Online Training Program for Africa’s Business Angels: ‘Mentor-Driven Capital’

10 free training modules boost ability of participants to become high-powered mentors and savvy business angels; Mentor-Driven Capital has a critical role to play in supporting Africa’s entrepreneurs. Over the past two years, VC4A ( …

Sudan Looks to Pyramids to Attract Tourism, Hard Currency

South Sudan Villagers Relocated After Oil Leak

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