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Former US President George H.W. Bush Dead at 94
Former US President George H.W. Bush Dead at 94
(Reuters) - Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, who presided over the end of the Cold War and… read more...
Technical Hitch Forces Nairobi-Bound British Airways Flight to Dump Fuel, Return to London
Technical Hitch Forces Nairobi-Bound British Airways Flight to Dump Fu…
A British Airways flight headed to Nairobi from London was on Thursday forced to dump fuel and head… read more...
Meet Knickers, the Giant Australian Cow Who Has Fascinated Global Internet Users
Meet Knickers, the Giant Australian Cow Who Has Fascinated Global Inte…
A photo of a giant Australia cow has left global online users mesmerized after it went viral on… read more...
29 People Confirmed Dead as Ugandan Boat Sinks in Lake Victoria
29 People Confirmed Dead as Ugandan Boat Sinks in Lake Victoria
At least 29 people have been confirmed dead after a boat carrying more than 100 passengers capsized… read more...
Ailing Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Unable to Walk, Under Medical Care in Singapore
Ailing Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Unable to Walk, Under M…
Former Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe is not able to walk, his successor Emmerson Mnangagwa has… read more...
I Was Angry at Obama for Taking Me to Kenya, Former US First Lady Michelle Obama Says
I Was Angry at Obama for Taking Me to Kenya, Former US First Lady Mich…
Former United States First Lady Michelle Obama, in her newly released memoir titled "Becoming",… read more...
Ilhan Omar, a Former Refugee at Daadab Camp in Kenya, Elected to US Congress
Ilhan Omar, a Former Refugee at Daadab Camp in Kenya, Elected to US Co…
Ilhan Omar, a former refugee at Daadab camp in Kenya has become the first woman of Somali descent… read more...
History as Sahle-Work Zewde Becomes Ethiopia’s First Female President
History as Sahle-Work Zewde Becomes Ethiopia’s First Female President
Sahle-Work Zewde has been approved as the new Ethiopia President, becoming the first female… read more...
Explosive Devices Sent to Obamas and Clintons
Explosive Devices Sent to Obamas and Clintons
The U.S. Secret Service says agents have intercepted packages containing “possible explosive… read more...
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Explains How He Foiled Attempt by Country's Soldiers to Kill Him Last Week
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Explains How He Foiled Attempt by…
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed claims that there was an attempt to kill him by soldiers who… read more...
Uganda Unveils 525m-Long $112 Million Iconic Bridge Across River Nile
Uganda Unveils 525m-Long $112 Million Iconic Bridge Across River Nile
Uganda has unveiled one of Africa's longest bridges built across River Nile. The 525-metre long… read more...
UK Appoints Minister in Charge of Suicide Prevention
UK Appoints Minister in Charge of Suicide Prevention
The United Kingdom has appointed a minister in charge of suicide prevention, becoming the first… read more...
US First Lady Melania Trump Lands in Kenya This Week
US First Lady Melania Trump Lands in Kenya This Week
United States First Lady Melania Trump has began her tour to Africa, marking her first solo… read more...
More than 100 Confirmed Dead, Hundreds Missing as Tanzanian Ferry Sinks in Lake Victoria
More than 100 Confirmed Dead, Hundreds Missing as Tanzanian Ferry Sink…
More than 100 people have so far been confirmed dead after a Tanzanian ferry, MV Nyerere capsized… read more...
South African Schools to Begin Teaching Kiswahili
South African Schools to Begin Teaching Kiswahili
South African schools are set to begin teaching Kiswahili following the country's government… read more...
US First Lady Melania Trump to Visit Several Countries During Her Tour to Africa in October
US First Lady Melania Trump to Visit Several Countries During Her Tour…
United States First Lady Melania Trump has announced she will be touring Africa in October. Her… read more...
Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan Passes On at Age 80
Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan Passes On at Age 80
Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan has passed away. In a statement, the Kofi Annan… read more...
US Airline Worker Steals 76-Seater Aircraft, Flies It for an Hour Before Crashing
US Airline Worker Steals 76-Seater Aircraft, Flies It for an Hour Befo…
An airline worker stole an empty aircraft from the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in the US… read more...
WWE Pro-Wrestler Kane Wins US Mayoral Election
WWE Pro-Wrestler Kane Wins US Mayoral Election
Renowned World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) star Kane, born Glenn Jacobs, has been elected as… read more...
Court Paves Way for Uganda President Yoweri Museveni to Run for Sixth Term
Court Paves Way for Uganda President Yoweri Museveni to Run for Sixth…
A court in Uganda has upheld a constitutional change that removed presidential age limit, allowing… read more...
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Displaces Bill Gates as World's Richest Person in Modern History
Amazon's Jeff Bezos Displaces Bill Gates as World's Richest…
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos' net worth has hit $150 billion, becoming world's richest man in modern… read more...
Barack Obama Names Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong'o in the List of His Favorite African Authors
Barack Obama Names Kenyan Author Ngugi wa Thiong'o in the List of…
Former United States President Barack Obama has named Kenyan author Ngugi wa Thiong’o as one of his… read more...
Trump Administration Says It Will Detain Immigrant Children with their Parents
Trump Administration Says It Will Detain Immigrant Children with their…
The US government has maintained that it will continue to detain children and parents found… read more...
American Actress Meghan Markle Now the Duchess of Sussex as She Finally Marries Britain's Prince Harry
American Actress Meghan Markle Now the Duchess of Sussex as She Finall…
Britain's Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle, now the Duke and Dutchess of Sussex, are… read more...
China President Xi Jinping Named World's Most Powerful Person, Trump at Position Three
China President Xi Jinping Named World's Most Powerful Person, Tr…
Forbes Magazine has named Chinese President Xi Jinping as 2018 world's most powerful person.… read more...
Baltimore County Executive, Maryland Gubernatorial Candidate Kevin Kamenetz Dies Suddenly at 60
Baltimore County Executive, Maryland Gubernatorial Candidate Kevin Kam…
(AP) Kevin Kamenetz, a Democratic candidate for governor of Maryland who was a fixture in state… read more...
Somali Woman Killed by Stoning for Marrying 11 Husbands
Somali Woman Killed by Stoning for Marrying 11 Husbands
A woman was killed by stoning in Somalia after an Al Shabaab-run court found her guilty of marrying… read more...
Hillary Clinton Edits Twitter Bio,  Removes 'Wife' after Interview with Nigerian Writer
Hillary Clinton Edits Twitter Bio, Removes 'Wife' after Int…
Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has edited her Twitter bio following her… read more...
“Candy Man”: Nickname Given to Ronny Jackson, Trump Nominee for VA Secretary for Freely Dishing Out Prescription Drugs Like Candy
“Candy Man”: Nickname Given to Ronny Jackson, Trump Nominee for VA Sec…
Dr Ronny Jackson, the embattled Veterans Administration Secretary nominee and current Physician to… read more...
World's First Successful Penis, Scrotum Transplant Performed on a US Soldier
World's First Successful Penis, Scrotum Transplant Performed on a…
World's first ever complete transplant of a penis and scrotum has successfully been carried out on… read more...