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South Africa's Ex-Public Prosecutor Under Fire After Son Crashes State Car

JOHANNESBURG - The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) wants recently appointed Public Protector Busi Mkhwabane to “consider a case of abuse of state resources” ... Full story

Angola's President Blames Police For 'Worst Football Tragedy'

Luanda - Angola announced an investigation on Saturday into a stadium stampede that killed at least 17 and injured scores, as the nation's president, the ... Full story

500kg Woman Leaves Egypt In Cargo Plane To India For Surgery

Cairo - The head of the Egyptian national airline, EgyptAir, says the company has transported a 500kg woman in a cargo plane to India for ... Full story

At Least 17 Dead In Angolan Football Stadium Stampede

Luanda - At least 17 football fans died in a stampede at a stadium in northern Angola on Friday, police said, adding that scores of ... Full story

At Least 140 US Bound Somali Refugees Returned To Camp

Nairobi - At least 140 Somali refugees whose resettlement in the United States this week was stopped by President Donald Trump's executive order have been ... Full story

Angola's Dos Santos Confirms Will Step Down

LUANDA - Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos confirmed on Friday he would step down ahead of elections due in August, signalling the end to ... Full story

Gambia Dog That Killed President Barrow's Son Put Down

The dog that killed the eight-year-old son of Gambian President Adama Barrow has been put down, a government official has confirmed. Habibu Barrow died in hospital ... Full story

Ecowas Mission Seizes Weapons And Ammo From Jammeh's Home

JOHANNESBURG – The Ecowas Mission in The Gambia (ECOMIG) has seized weapons and ammunition from the private home of exiled former President Yahya Jammeh in ... Full story

African Leaders OK Strategy For Mass Withdrawal From ICC

Addis Ababa - African leaders have adopted a strategy calling for a collective withdrawal from the International Criminal Court. The non-binding decision came behind closed ... Full story

Fears Of Xenophobic Violence In Pretoria

  Pretoria - A pamphlet circulating in Mamelodi calling for a march against foreign nationals has triggered fears of a new outbreak of xenophobic violence. The ... Full story

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