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Pope Francis Voices Support for Same-Sex Unions
Pope Francis Voices Support for Same-Sex Unions
Pope Francis has expressed support for homosexuals, saying they are children of God and have a… read more...
Brazilian Senator Suspended After He was Caught Hiding Cash Between His Buttocks
Brazilian Senator Suspended After He was Caught Hiding Cash Between Hi…
A Brazilian Senator was reportedly caught hiding cash between his buttocks during a police raid on… read more...
US Threatens to Impose Visa Restrictions on African Leaders Instigating Violence
US Threatens to Impose Visa Restrictions on African Leaders Instigatin…
The US has issued a warning to African leaders suppressing democracy and instigating violence in… read more...
Malawi Court Rules Degrees Acquired During Marriage are Matrimonial Property Sharable During Divorce
Malawi Court Rules Degrees Acquired During Marriage are Matrimonial Pr…
A Malawi court has ruled that academic qualifications obtained during marriage are part of… read more...
US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Test Positive for Coronavirus
US President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Test Positive for Corona…
(AP) President Donald Trump said early Friday that he and first lady Melania Trump have tested… read more...
Tanzanian Rat Awarded Gold Medal for Live-Saving Bravery in Detecting Explosives
Tanzanian Rat Awarded Gold Medal for Live-Saving Bravery in Detecting…
An African giant pouched rat from Tanzania has been awarded a gold medal for his prowess in… read more...
Frustrated Nigerian Man Burns All His Academic Certificates Due to Unemployment
Frustrated Nigerian Man Burns All His Academic Certificates Due to Une…
A Nigerian college graduate has caused a stir on social media after he set all his academic… read more...
Police in Vietnam Bust Factory Recycling 320,000 Used Condoms Meant for Resale
Police in Vietnam Bust Factory Recycling 320,000 Used Condoms Meant fo…
Authorities in Vietnam this week seized more than 320,000 used condoms that were being repackaged… read more...
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer at 87
US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg Dies of Pancreatic Cancer…
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women's rights champion who… read more...
Police Launch Search After 219 Naked Prisoners Break Out of Jail in Uganda
Police Launch Search After 219 Naked Prisoners Break Out of Jail in Ug…
Police in Uganda have launched a search for more than 200 inmates who escaped from jail on… read more...
Nigerian State Passes Law to Castrate Child Rapists
Nigerian State Passes Law to Castrate Child Rapists
Lawmakers in Nigeria's state of Kaduna have passed a bill recommending full surgical castration as… read more...
World's Most Expensive Sheep Fetches $490,000
World's Most Expensive Sheep Fetches $490,000
The world’s most expensive sheep has been sold for a staggering $490,000 at an auction in Scotland… read more...
Legendary Jamaican Olympian Usain Bolt Tests Positive for Covid-19, Days After Hosting Birthday Party
Legendary Jamaican Olympian Usain Bolt Tests Positive for Covid-19, Da…
Legendary Jamaican short-distance runner Usain Bolt has tested positive for Covid-19, according to… read more...
19-Year-Old Man Joins Race to Unseat Long-Serving Uganda President Yoweri Museveni
19-Year-Old Man Joins Race to Unseat Long-Serving Uganda President Yow…
A 19-year-old man has joined the race to unseat incumbent Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in the… read more...
Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as His Running Mate
Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris as His Running Mate
Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has picked US Senator Kamala Harris as his… read more...
Over 50 Killed After Massive Explosion Rocks Beirut, Lebanon [VIDEO]
Over 50 Killed After Massive Explosion Rocks Beirut, Lebanon [VIDEO]
At least 50 people have died and 3,000 injured after two powerful explosions rocked Lebanon’s… read more...
UK School Hires 10-Year-Old African Girl as Coding Instructor
UK School Hires 10-Year-Old African Girl as Coding Instructor
A 10-year-old Nigerian girl has secured a job as a coding instructor in the United Kingdom.… read more...
Former US Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Dies of the Coronavirus at 74
Former US Presidential Candidate Herman Cain Dies of the Coronavirus a…
(AP)  - Former GOP presidential candidate Herman Cain has died after battling the coronavirus. He… read more...
Family Speaks on Former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa’s Cause of Death After Covid-19 Rumors
Family Speaks on Former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa’s Cause of D…
The family of former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa has dispelled claims that he died of Covid-… read more...
Former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa Passes Away
Former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa Passes Away
Former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa has died at the age of 81. Mkapa, who governed the nation… read more...
US Congressman and Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Dies of Cancer
US Congressman and Civil Rights Leader John Lewis Dies of Cancer
US Congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis is dead. Lewis, a democrat who represented… read more...
Revealed: Nelson Mandela's Daughter Zindzi Was Diagnosed with Covid-19 on the Day She Died
Revealed: Nelson Mandela's Daughter Zindzi Was Diagnosed with Cov…
Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of the late former South African President Nelson Mandela, tested… read more...
Police Rescue American Woman Held Hostage in Nigeria for 16 Months by Online Scammer
Police Rescue American Woman Held Hostage in Nigeria for 16 Months by…
An American woman who had been held hostage for more than a year in Nigeria has been rescued. The… read more...
Nelson Mandela’s Daughter Zindzi Passes Away
Nelson Mandela’s Daughter Zindzi Passes Away
Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of the late former South African President Nelson Mandela is dead.… read more...
How FBI Used Instagram and Snapchat to Capture Flamboyant Nigerian $441 Million Online Scammer
How FBI Used Instagram and Snapchat to Capture Flamboyant Nigerian $44…
Police in the US are holding a 37-year-old Nigerian national accused of masterminding a $441… read more...
Dollar Millionaire: Tanzanian Small-Scale Miner Sells Two Gemstones for $3.5 Million
Dollar Millionaire: Tanzanian Small-Scale Miner Sells Two Gemstones fo…
A Tanzanian small-scale miner became a dollar millionaire after he sold two Tanzanite gemstones for… read more...
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Died of Covid-19, Diplomats Say
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Died of Covid-19, Diplomats Say
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza died of Covid-19, it has emerged. Diplomatic sources in… read more...
Burundi First Lady Denise Nkurunziza Leaves Kenyan Hospital After Husband's Death
Burundi First Lady Denise Nkurunziza Leaves Kenyan Hospital After Husb…
Burundi First Lady Denise Nkurunziza has left Aga Khan Hospital in Nairobi following her husband’s… read more...
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Dies at 55
Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Dies at 55
Outgoing Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza is dead. Nkurunziza, 55, succumbed to cardiac arrest… read more...
Tanzania Summons US Ambassador over ‘False’ Covid-19 Claims
Tanzania Summons US Ambassador over ‘False’ Covid-19 Claims
The Tanzanian government on Tuesday summoned US Ambassador Dr. Inmi Patterson to clarify the… read more...