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Swaziland King Mswati III Changes Country's Name to Kingdom of eSwatini
Swaziland King Mswati III Changes Country's Name to Kingdom of eS…
King Mswati III of Swaziland has announced the change of the country's name to eSwatini. Mswati,… read more...
Former US First Lady Barbara Bush Dies
Former US First Lady Barbara Bush Dies
Former US First Lady Barbara Bush has passed on. Barbara, wife of 41st President George H.W. Bush… read more...
US Senator John Kennedy under Fire for "Swahili" Reference at Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate Hearing [VIDEO]
US Senator John Kennedy under Fire for "Swahili" Reference a…
A US senator has come under criticism for his ‘Swahili’ reference at a Tuesday Senate hearing with… read more...
Former South Korean President Who Got in Legal Trouble after Buying Viagra in Kenya Handed 24-Year Prison Term
Former South Korean President Who Got in Legal Trouble after Buying Vi…
Park Geun-hye, the former South Korean President who is alleged to have purchased packs of Viagra… read more...
Swaziland King Mswati's Eighth Wife, Senteni Masango Commits Suicide
Swaziland King Mswati's Eighth Wife, Senteni Masango Commits Suic…
Senteni Masango, the eighth wife of King Mswati III of Swaziland committed suicide on Friday… read more...
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni Imposes Taxes on Social Media Users in a Bid to Stop 'Gossip'
Uganda President Yoweri Museveni Imposes Taxes on Social Media Users i…
Ugandan citizens will now be taxed to use social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Facebook,… read more...
Winnie Mandela Passes Away at 81
Winnie Mandela Passes Away at 81
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the ex-wife of the late South Africa iconic President Nelson Mandela has… read more...
Vatican Refutes Claims Pope Francis Said "There is No Hell"
Vatican Refutes Claims Pope Francis Said "There is No Hell"
Pope Francis didn't say that "there is no hell" as reported by a renowned Italian journalist, the… read more...
Man Contracts 'World Worst' Super-Gonorrhea
Man Contracts 'World Worst' Super-Gonorrhea
Medics in the United Kingdom say that a man contracted what they described as the world's "worst-… read more...
Mauritius President Resigns after Claims of Using NGO Credit Card to Buy Clothes, Jewelry
Mauritius President Resigns after Claims of Using NGO Credit Card to B…
Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has stepped down following a scandal, where she used a… read more...
Donald Trump Jr's Wife Files for Divorce
Donald Trump Jr's Wife Files for Divorce
(AP) Donald Trump Jr. and his wife, Vanessa Trump, may be getting divorced. A public court record… read more...
Renowned British Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away Aged 76
Renowned British Physicist Stephen Hawking Passes Away Aged 76
Renowned British scientist Stephen Hawking, whose mental genius and physical disability made him an… read more...
President Trump: Why I Fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
President Trump: Why I Fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson
US President Donald Trump has explained why he fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, just over a… read more...
US President Trump Sacked Rex Tillerson While the Secretary of State Was in Kenya
US President Trump Sacked Rex Tillerson While the Secretary of State W…
United States President Donald Trump has reportedly sacked his Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson… read more...
Mauritius President to Resign after Charging Credit Card to Buy Clothes, Jewelry
Mauritius President to Resign after Charging Credit Card to Buy Clothe…
President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim of Mauritius is set to resign next week after she was accused of… read more...
10 Least and 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World
10 Least and 10 Most Corrupt Countries in the World
A report by global anti-graft watchdog, Transparency International (TI) shows that more than two-… read more...
Doctors in Canada Protest Move to Raise their Salaries, Say they Are Being Paid too Much
Doctors in Canada Protest Move to Raise their Salaries, Say they Are B…
Doctors in Canada have rejected plans to raise their salaries, saying that they are being paid "too… read more...
Renowned American Evangelist Billy Graham Passes Away Aged 99
Renowned American Evangelist Billy Graham Passes Away Aged 99
Renowned American evangelist Billy Graham, has passed away at the age of 99. Graham's spokesman… read more...
Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn Resigns
Ethiopia Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn Resigns
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has announced his resignation as the country's… read more...
Cyril Ramaphosa Named New South African President Following Jacob Zuma's Resignation
Cyril Ramaphosa Named New South African President Following Jacob Zuma…
65-year-old Cyril Ramaphosa has been named the new South African President, following Wednesday's… read more...
South African President Jacob Zuma Resigns
South African President Jacob Zuma Resigns
(AP) South African President Jacob Zuma, in a televised address to the nation, said he will resign… read more...
US Government Shuts Down
US Government Shuts Down
(AFP) The US government slid into its second shutdown in three weeks early Friday after a senator… read more...
US President Donald Trump Sends Message to African Leaders Following "Shithole" Remarks
US President Donald Trump Sends Message to African Leaders Following…
After his remarks where he reportedly described African nations as "shithole" attracted global… read more...
Yoweri Museveni Backs US President Trump after "Shithole" Remarks
Yoweri Museveni Backs US President Trump after "Shithole" Re…
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has voiced his support for US counterpart Donald Trump after the… read more...
US State Department Spending $592,500 to 'Explore Gender Identities of Boys and Men in Kenya'
US State Department Spending $592,500 to 'Explore Gender Identiti…
The State Department announced a new $600,000 taxpayer-funded study that suggests "ideals of… read more...
US Federal Government Shuts Down; Democrats, Republicans Blame Each Other
US Federal Government Shuts Down; Democrats, Republicans Blame Each Ot…
(AP) The US federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most… read more...
British Prime Minister Theresa May Appoints Minister for Loneliness
British Prime Minister Theresa May Appoints Minister for Loneliness
In a bid help subdue the dark cloud of misery being faced by an estimated 9 million Britons, UK… read more...
Latvian Man Jailed for Smuggling Miraa into the UK from Nairobi
Latvian Man Jailed for Smuggling Miraa into the UK from Nairobi
A Latvian man who was arrested trafficking miraa from Nairobi into the United Kingdom has been… read more...
US President Trump Says He's Not a Racist
US President Trump Says He's Not a Racist
US President Donald Trump has come out to defend himself against accusations of being a racist.… read more...
Withdraw and Apologize, 54 African Countries Ask US President Trump Over 'Shithole' Slur
Withdraw and Apologize, 54 African Countries Ask US President Trump Ov…
54 African countries at the United Nations have condemned United States President Donald Trump over… read more...