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Kabila promotes blacklisted generals in army shake-up

KINSHASA-Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) President Joseph Kabila replaced the country's army chief in a military shake-up at the weekend that included the promotion of two ... Full story

Power FM boss Given Mkhari and his wife appear in court for assault

South African radio mogul Given Mkhari and his wife Ipeleng appeared in the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Monday for separate cases of assault, the National ... Full story

Zambia Planning Social Media Clampdown

ZAMBIA said on Thursday it will introduce tough new laws to regulate social media use to fight cyber-crime and combat the consumption of pornography in ... Full story

SA: Three Suspected Rhino Poachers Mauled By Lions

JOHANNESBURG – At least three suspected poachers who were apparently hunting for rhinos have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a game ... Full story

More Than 200 People Killed In Weekend Violence In Central Nigeria

More than 200 people were killed over the weekend in violence in central Nigeria’s Plateau state, the state governor said, making it one of the ... Full story

Twenty People In Court In Ethiopia Following Grenade Attack

TWENTY people appeared in court in the Ethiopian capital on Monday following a grenade attack at a rally for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in which ... Full story

Airline Passenger Loses Job For Using K-Word

Alochna Moodley, who admitted to using the k-word in reference to a black flight captain and passengers in an SMS, has been dismissed from work ... Full story

4 EU Nations Endorse Vetting Migrants In Africa

Hungary's prime minister says a group of countries in eastern Europe supports the idea of setting up screening centres "hotspots" outside the European Union where ... Full story

Woman Thrown Off Plane For Calling Pilot The K-Word

A woman was reportedly removed from a Kulula flight on Friday evening, after another passenger heard her call the pilot the K-word.  Nadine Watkins, who ... Full story

Angola Seeks Conviction Of Journalist And Press Freedom Hero

AN Angolan prosecutor on Friday sought the conviction of outspoken rights activist and journalist Rafael Marques for accusing a former attorney general of corruption in ... Full story

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