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HOW THE E.U.S MIGRANT CRISIS REACHED THE STREETS OF BRUSSELS


Sudanese migrants like Mr. Khater are increasingly visible in Brussels, around train stations, in public squares and parks, sometimes sleeping in the streets... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 47

CHINA UNDERMINING US 'WITH STICKS AND CARROTS'


China promoted OBOR heavily at the recent World Economic Forum in Davos, where Politburo member Liu He delivered a well-attended speech... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 7

IRAN DENIES 'HEGEMON' PLANS, DENOUNCES SAUDI AND ISRAEL


The Saudis are now on the side of the Israelis, trying to somewhat gather support, especially in Washington, DC, for a potential preliminary attack against Iran... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 802

AFRICANS IN ISRAEL WORRY DEPORTATION PLAN COULD BE A DEATH WARRANT


Israeli residents of south tel aviv say migrants have made their neighbourhood unsafe... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 1315

FORMER RUSSIAN AMBASSADOR CALLS ELECTION MEDDLING ALLEGATIONS 'FANTASIES'


AP 3 17 George Papadopoulos George Papadopoulos was a former foreign policy adviser for the Trump campaign, having joined around March 2016... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 80

S.AFRICA'S NEW PRESIDENT VOWS TO TACKLE STATE CORRUPTION


State capture refers to the alleged corruption of government institutions and state-owned businesses by Zuma's associates... READ MORE

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ZUMA'S FALL A CHANCE TO TAKE MORAL LEADERSHIP IN AFRICA


The fall of Jacob Zuma came about, in part, because of several uniquely South African dynamics... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 575

'AN ENDLESS WAR': WHY 4 U.S. SOLDIERS DIED IN A REMOTE AFRICAN DESERT


The United States military presence in Niger grew from about 100 personnel in 2013 to about 800 troops now... READ MORE

18th February, 2018 5306

JAPANESE, US ASTRONAUTS END SPACEWALK TO FIX ROBOTIC ARM


Friday's spacewalk was the 208th in support of space station assembly and maintenance, and the third this year... READ MORE

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BLACKFACE IN CHINESE GALA ON AFRICA CAUSES OUTRAGE


About 100,000 African students study and work in China, according to some estimates... READ MORE

17th February, 2018 2901

CHINAS HUI MUSLIMS FEARFUL CHINESE NEW YEAR EDUCATION BAN A SIGN OF CURBS TO COME


Another man leaving afternoon prayers at Linxia's New China Mosque said local officials were misapplying Chinese President Xi Jinping's policies... READ MORE

17th February, 2018 1492

BLACK PANTHER'S UNIVERSE FEATURES AN 'INDEPENDENT WALES'


It's left viewers wondering whether Wales is independent in this Marvel universe... READ MORE

17th February, 2018 540

CAN MAPPING CONFLICT DATA EXPLAIN AND PREDICT VIOLENCE?


It was December 2015, and Dr Weisi Guo was having dinner and listening to the grim news about the conflict in Syria... READ MORE

17th February, 2018 529

BLACKFACE SKIT IN CHINA'S NEW YEAR GALA SPARKS RACISM ACCUSATIONS


China has forged increasingly close ties with many African nations in its hunt to satisfy demand for commodities in its booming economy... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 178

CHINA CELEBRATES NEW YEAR WITH 'SHAMEFUL' BLACKFACE SKIT


China has forged increasingly close ties with many African nations in its hunt to satisfy demand for commodities in its booming economy... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 93

'RACIST' BLACKFACE TV SKETCH DRAWS ANGER IN CHINA


It was carried in English and Chinese in an article about Londons attractions under the headline Tips from Air China... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 56

BARCLAYS AFRICA WINS CASE OVER $83 MILLION PAYOUT IN SOUTH AFRICA


JOHANNESBURG Reuters - A South African court on Friday threw out the findings of a public anti-graft watchdog that Barclays Africa BGAJ.J unduly benefited from... READ MORE

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SOUTH AFRICA'S RAMAPHOSA SET TO OUTLINE PRIORITIES IN KEY SPEECH


President of South Africa Cyril Ramaphosa addresses MPs after being elected president in parliament in Cape Town, South Africa, February 15, 2018... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 314

'BLACK PANTHER' SET TO BREAK BARRIERS


It shifts the understanding of where the power of African-descended people can come from... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 5519

CHINA'S BIGGEST SHOW IN 'RACIST BLACKFACE'


In a comedy routine celebrating Chinese-African ties an Asian actress appears in blackface and with exaggerated buttocks... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 3751

CYRIL RAMAPHOSA SUCCEEDS ZUMA AS SOUTH AFRICAN PRESIDENT


Cyril Ramaphosa has become South Africa's president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned... READ MORE

16th February, 2018 1180

JACOB ZUMAS LEGACY IS A WEAKENED SOUTH AFRICA


Jacob Zumas Legacy Is a Weakened South Africa... READ MORE

15th February, 2018 562

ZIMBABWE GETS PERMISSION TO ERECT BOB MARLEY STATUE


Meanwhile, in Kingston, preparations for the annual Bob Marley birthday celebrations are underway... READ MORE

15th February, 2018 131

ETHIOPIA PRIME MINISTER HAILEMARIAM DESALEGN RESIGNS


Hailemariam Desalegn says he has submitted his resignation as both Ethiopia's prime minister and chairman of the ruling coalition... READ MORE

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FIRST PERSON CONVICTED IN RELATION TO NIGERIA'S BOKO HARAM SCHOOLGIRL KIDNAP


Nigeria has convicted the first person to be brought to justice for the Chibok girls kidnapping, a crime that made Islamist militant group Boko Haram notor... READ MORE

15th February, 2018 1

JACOB ZUMA STEPS DOWN AS SOUTH AFRICAS PRESIDENT


Cyril Ramaphosa, the deputy president whose election as A.N.C. leader in December set off a power struggle with Mr. Zuma, immediately became acting president... READ MORE

15th February, 2018 9574

RELUCTANT ZUMA BOWS OUT UNDER PRESSURE, TURNING OVER SOUTH AFRICA'S HELM TO WEALTHY BUSINESSMAN


South African President Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday in a televised address to the nation, ending a turbulent tenure marred by corruption scandals that... READ MORE

15th February, 2018 0

TRUMP BUDGET: WHAT WOULD BE ELIMINATED IN THE PRESIDENT'S PLAN


Those include after-school programs, public broadcasting and a NASA space telescope... READ MORE

14th February, 2018 5137

ELLEN JOHNSON SIRLEAF WINS $5 MILLION LEADERSHIP AWARD


Africa's first female president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has been awarded a 5 million prize for excellence in African leadership... READ MORE

14th February, 2018 1583

INTELLIGENCE AGENCIES EXPECT RUSSIA TO TARGET MIDTERMS


Homegrown violent extremists will be a most pressing but a difficult-to-detect threat in the United States, despite a drop in attacks in 2017... READ MORE

13th February, 2018 116

Trending News Headlines : Africa

FITNESS APPS MAP OF USERS REVEALS LOCATIONS OF US TROOPS INCLUDING AT SENSITIVE OUTPOSTS


The military did not respond to a question about what the regulations are regarding use of fitness-tracking apps... READ MORE

28th January, 2018 81182

8 PEOPLE HAVE SAME WEALTH AS WORLD'S POOREST HALF


Income inequality is so now lopsided that eight men now own the same amount of wealth as the poorest half of the world... READ MORE

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ANCIENT JAW BONE FOUND IN ISRAEL SHOWS MODERN HUMANS LEFT AFRICA 180,000 YEARS AGO


Until now, the oldest evidence for modern humans outside Africa were only 90,000 to 120,000 years old... READ MORE

26th January, 2018 11374

CHEDDAR MAN BRITAINS OLDEST SKELETON HAD DARK SKIN DNA SHOWS


He is Cheddar Man, Britain's oldest complete skeleton, which was discovered in 1903 in Gough's Cave near the village of Cheddar in Somerset, in southwest England... READ MORE

8th February, 2018 10908

FIRST BRIT HAD DARK SKIN AND BLUE EYES, DNA RESULTS REVEAL


Cheddar Man's complete skeleton has been lent to the museum and is also on display... READ MORE

7th February, 2018 8822

AN AFRICAN COUNTRY RECKONS WITH ITS HISTORY OF SELLING SLAVES


In Benin, where the government plans to build two museums devoted to the slave trade in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, slavery is an embattled subject... READ MORE

30th January, 2018 8074

WITH EVERYONE FOCUSED ON RUSSIA, CHINA IS QUIETLY EXPANDING ITS INFLUENCE ACROSS EUROPE


When it comes to Beijing, they argue, European leaders appear to too willing to overlook China's authoritarian ambitions... READ MORE

5th February, 2018 5083

SOMALI JUDGE IS ELECTED PRESIDENT OF INTERNATIONAL COURT OF JUSTICE


Congratulations to Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf on his election as the president of ICJ... READ MORE

6th February, 2018 4211

FAMILIES SHARE MEMORIES OF QUEBEC CITY MOSQUE ATTACK VICTIMS


After studying in Lille, France, Ibrahima moved to Quebec City and told his brother he was staying put, that it was his last stop... READ MORE

30th January, 2018 3510

HOW HONG KONG BILLIONAIRE'S BRIBERY CASE EXPOSES CHINA'S CORRUPTION PROBLEM IN AFRICA


How a hong kong millionaire's bribery case exposes china's corruption problem in africa... READ MORE

12th February, 2018 3379

FIVE MIGRANTS SHOT IN CALAIS MASS BRAWL


At least five migrants have been shot during a mass brawl between Afghans and Eritreans in the French port city of Calais, local officials say... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 2384

A SALTY CURE FOR A DEADLY FROG DISEASE


Chytridiomycosis is an infectious disease caused by the chytrid fungus and blamed for wiping out more than a third of the world's frog species... READ MORE

5th February, 2018 2365

NINETY MIGRANTS FEARED DROWNED OFF LIBYA


Libyans rarely attempt the dangerous and illegal boat journey from their country to southern Europe... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 2251

CROAT SHOT DEAD ON SOUTH AFRICA LION HUNT


A Croatian national has died in unclear circumstances while hunting lions with two friends in South Africa... READ MORE

30th January, 2018 2130

3 WOMEN BLAMED FOR LAKE CHAD SUICIDE BOMBINGS THAT KILLED DOZENS


A Chad police spokesman said three female suicide bombers carried out Saturday's attack... READ MORE

5th December, 2015 1925

DENTIST WHO ILLEGALLY KILLED CECIL THE LION BLAMES LOCAL GUIDES FOR THE SCANDAL


Walter James Palmer of Eden Prairie Minnesota has been named by Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force as the shooter of Cecil a 13-year-old prized lion... READ MORE

29th July, 2015 1662

ANTI-MIGRANT ANGER BOILS IN ITALY AND POPULISTS FAN FLAMES


Mr. Salvini, a critic of the European Union despite being a paid deputy in the European Parliament, used to reserve his hostility for Italy's southerners... READ MORE

6th February, 2018 1611

TWO AMERICAN SISTERS DIED AT A LUXURY INDIAN OCEAN RESORT NOW THEIR FAMILY IS SEARCHING FOR ANSWERS


We are aware of the deaths of two U.S. citizens in the Seychelles last week, the email said... READ MORE

30th September, 2016 1510

RELIEF AS 955 TRAPPED MINERS ARE FREED


The South African workers had been stuck since Wednesday, when a power cut stopped the lifts... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 1443

TRUMP ADVISER SUGGESTS FLU CAN BE AVOIDED IF YOU 'INOCULATE YOURSELF WITH THE WORD OF GOD'


In the 31 January video, Ms Copeland said Listen, partners... READ MORE

6th February, 2018 1351

'WE ARE READY. WE'VE BEEN READY'


Black Panther's power source Afrofuturism Part of the power of Black Panther's imagery comes from Afrofuturism, a movement that fuses African culture within a futuristic narrative... READ MORE

11th February, 2018 1288

INDIA LAUNCHES NEW DIESEL SUBS, BUT CHINA NOT IMPRESSED


Delhi aims to counter China's presence in the Indian Ocean with new submarines, but the PLA Navy fleet is larger and more powerful... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 1251

DONALD TRUMP LAUNCHES RAMBLING TIRADE ABOUT 'SACRED COWS', 'RUSSIA WITCH HUNT' AND 'AN AMERICAN DISGRACE!'


In an email chain released by Mr Trump Jr, Mr Goldstone seemed to indicate Russian government's support of Donald Trump's campaign... READ MORE

4th February, 2018 1187

MIGRANTS' HEROINE FACES JAIL FOR PEOPLE SMUGGLING


Spain and Morocco co-operate on migration but the Spanish rescue services have more resources than the Moroccan navy, Ms Maleno says... READ MORE

30th January, 2018 1037

4/17 DONALD TRUMP JR


Mr Manafort is a Republican strategist and former Trump campaign manager... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 1034

TRUMP DODGES QUESTIONS ABOUT VULGAR AFRICA REMARK


US President Donald Trump hailed relations with Rwanda after meeting with its leader, Paul Kagame, under the shadow of his reportedly vulgar remark about African nations... READ MORE

26th January, 2018 957

NAMIBIA BANS FOREIGN TRAVEL FOR GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS


The ban will be in place until at least February, the country's presidency said in a statement on Wednesday... READ MORE

1st February, 2018 887

TRUMP SHOULD PUT 'AMERICA FIRST' BY TREATING AFRICAN NATIONS AS PARTNERS


Trump should put 'America First' by treating African nations as partners Senator... READ MORE

26th January, 2018 837

4/17 DONALD TRUMP JR


In an email chain released by Mr Trump Jr, Mr Goldstone seemed to indicate Russian government's support of Donald Trump's campaign... READ MORE

2nd February, 2018 832

WILDLIFE CONSERVATION: WORLD'S RICHEST NATIONS AREN'T DOING ENOUGH TO SAVE LARGE MAMMALS FROM EXTINCTION


Examples are some African countries where wildlife populations even in many protected areas are declining and depleted... READ MORE

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