Gambian President Barrow wins re-election; opposition cries foul

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Gambian President Barrow wins re-election; opposition cries foul
BANJUL: Gambian President Adama Barrow has comfortably won re-election, the electoral commission sai...

Extreme vaccine discrimination risks leaving Africa behind

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Extreme vaccine discrimination risks leaving Africa behind
LONDON: Africa has little chance of overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic unless 70% of its population is...

Kenyan police officer kills six in shooting rampage

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Kenyan police officer kills six in shooting rampage
NAIROBI: A Kenyan police officer shot dead six people in a rampage through the capital, Nairobi, on...

Gunmen torch bus, kill 30 passengers in Nigerias Sokoto state

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Gunmen torch bus, kill 30 passengers in Nigerias Sokoto state
BAUCHI: At least 30 passengers on a bus in Nigeria's Sokoto state were burnt to death when gunmen to...

Seven UN peacekeepers killed in central Mali explosion

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Seven UN peacekeepers killed in central Mali explosion
BAMAKO: An explosion on Wednesday in central Mali killed seven United Nations peacekeepers and serio...

South Africa reports nearly 20,000 COVID-19 cases, an Omicron-wave record

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South Africa reports nearly 20,000 COVID-19 cases, an Omicron-wave record
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa reported nearly 20,000 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, a record since th...

IMF approves $276mn loan deal for poverty-stricken Niger

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IMF approves $276mn loan deal for poverty-stricken Niger
DAKAR: The International Monetary Fund has approved a three-year loan deal for Niger worth around $2...

South Africa to offer vaccine boosters as Omicron spreads

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South Africa to offer vaccine boosters as Omicron spreads
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa will offer booster doses of the Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson (J&J...

Benin opposition leader sentenced to 20 years

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Benin opposition leader sentenced to 20 years
PORTO-NOVO, BENIN: Benin opposition leader and former justice minister Reckya Madougou was sentenced...

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa tests positive for Covid-19

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South African President Cyril Ramaphosa tests positive for Covid-19
JOHANNESBURG: South African President Cyril Ramaphosa tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday and was...