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Africa's week in pictures: 13-19 April 2018

Added: 25.04.2018 11:47 | 4 views | 0 comments

A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.


Letter from Africa: The country that took 50 years to change its name

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Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene supports the name eSwatini, but suggests "land of many wives".

Tags: Africa

South Africa sees listeriosis cases drop; ramps up prevention

Added: 25.04.2018 5:03 | 4 views | 0 comments

When the world's worst rampage of listeriosis was at its peak, more than 30 confirmed cases were added to the outbreak weekly. After South Africa's health officials identified the source and recalled the product from the market, the number of new confirmed cases was cut in half. And during the first week of April, it...


Letter from Africa: Why I back the Swazi king's nation change

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Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene supports the name eSwatini, but suggests "land of many wives".

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Pimpin' rides, African style

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The Ugandan entrepreneur finding success using African fabric to style car interiors.

Tags: EU, Africa, Uganda

[Feature] Spain makes bid for EU naval HQ

Added: 24.04.2018 21:17 | 7 views | 0 comments

Spanish special forces seized a boat from African 'pirates' as diplomats watched on Monday, in a drill marking Spain's bid to grab a top EU military mission from the UK.

Tags: UK, EU, Africa, SPA
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A Pennsylvania golf club called the cops on black members for taking too long

Added: 24.04.2018 18:25 | 12 views | 0 comments

Five African-American women say they were discriminated against at a Pennsylvania golf club when they were told they were taking too long on the course — and then the police were called.
On Saturday morning, the women — who according to local media were experienced golfers and part of a group called...


Israel scraps plan to forcibly deport African migrants

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The government writes to the Supreme Court that forced migrant removal "is no longer on the agenda".


Israel abandons plan to forcibly deport illegal African migrants

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The Israeli government said on Tuesday (April 24) it was abandoning a plan to forcibly deport African migrants who had entered the country illegally.


Climate change not the key driver of human conflict and displacement in East Africa

Added: 24.04.2018 15:36 | 17 views | 0 comments

Over the last 50 years climate change has not been the key driver of the human displacement or conflict in East Africa, rather it is politics and poverty, according to new research.

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