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Imported for my body: The African women trafficked to India for sex – BBC Africa Eye documentary

BBC Africa Eye uncovered an illegal network that lures women to India from Africa, where they are then forced into sex work to satisfy the…

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Trump Plans to Place Travel Ban on Eritrea, Nigeria

Eritrea and Nigeria are among countries that Donald Trump administration would like add to his travel ban list. The Trump administration plans to add seven…

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Somalia-Ethiopia war forced Kenya and Iran to sever ties

In early 1978, Kenyan-Iranian relations came under great strain over the Ogaden war between Ethiopia and Somalia. Kenya suspected that Iran was actively supporting Somalia…

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Student creates 350 emojis to change African story from poverty to beauty

O’Plerou Denis Grebet, an Ivorian artist, is making Africa proud by telling positive stories about the continent – Grebet has created 350 emojis that celebrate…

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Nairobi A woman who disclosed her housemate’s status during an argument has been ordered by the HIV tribunal to pay her $2500 as damages.

A woman who disclosed her housemate’s status during an argument has been ordered by the HIV tribunal to pay her Sh250,000 as damages. The Star…

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Akon created his own city in Senegal called ‘Akon City’

CNN) — It’s official, Akon has his own city in Senegal. Known as “Akon City,” the rapper and entrepreneur tweeted Monday that he had finalized…

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Ethiopia: Hundreds of South Sudanese refugees relocated

The International Organization for Migration, IOM, has assisted 700 South Sudanese refugees with onward transportation to the Gore-Shembola and Tsore refugee camps in Assosa situated…

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Malawi president surprises Ethiopian ambassador in Kenya

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Prince Harry will open a hospital in Africa named after late mom Princess Diana

The 35-year-old arrived in South Africa with his wife Meghan Markle, 38, and their 4-month-old son Archie for the first day of their official 10-day…

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Meet Kenya’s youngest CEO who speaks 6 languages

At only 13 years of age, Luca Berardi was doing stuff that some only hope for at the peak of their careers. Luca Berardi was…

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South Africa willing to facilitate dialogue between Ethiopia, Egypt over Nile project

Ethiopian Prime Minister was received at the Union Buildings during an official visit. President Cyril Ramaphosa has agreed to assist the Ethiopian government in solving…

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