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  1. News24.com | Mugabe says he may shuffle Cabinet next week

    10.07 / 20:26 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Zimbabwe's president says he may reshuffle his Cabinet next week as criticism intensifies around a deputy long viewed as his…
  2. News24.com | US: Time not yet 'right' for Sudan talks on terror blacklist

    10.07 / 20:26 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The top US envoy in Sudan says conditions have to be "right" for holding talks with Khartoum on removing it from Washington's blacklist of state sponsors of…
  3. News24.com | Zim electoral body invites interested parties to observe BVR exercise

    10.07 / 16:34 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Zimbabwe’s electoral body has invited interested parties keen on observing the on-going biometric voter registration (BVR) exercise to register with the chief elections officer for accreditation, says a r…
  4. News24.com | Sudan eyes economic revival as US lifts sanctions

    10.07 / 16:34 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Up until a few years ago, Sudanese engineer Ahmed Abdallah used to manage his family's expenses on his $400 monthly salary but he has since had to take out loans to make ends…
  5. News24.com | Libya pro-GNA force drives rival out of Sabratha

    10.07 / 16:34 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    A security force loyal to Libya's internationally recognised government has announced that it has driven a rival militia out of the city of Sabratha, after three weeks of deadly…
  6. News24.com | Zambia expects new armyworm threat – report

    10.07 / 11:50 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Zambian authorities expect a new armyworm outbreak in the coming crop season after the maize-eating pests ravaged southern Africa early this year, says a…
  7. News24.com | US officials: 4th US soldier dead after attack in Niger

    10.07 / 11:50 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    US officials say a soldier who had been missing for nearly two days in Niger has been found dead, a result of a deadly ambush by dozens of Islamic extremists on a joint patrol of American and Niger…
  8. News24.com | We won’t respond to Mugabe's jibe about President Khama - Botswana govt

    10.07 / 10:43 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The Botswana government says it won't respond to Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, due to his advanced age, after the veteran leader attacked President Ian Khama, accusing him of failing to support his country’s foreign affairs minister for the African Union Commission p…
  9. News24.com | Sudan hails end of US trade embargo as 'positive decision'

    10.07 / 10:43 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Sudan has welcomed the US decision to end its 20-year trade embargo against Khartoum as a "positive decision" but called for Washington to go further and take the country off its blacklist of state terror…
  10. News24.com | Cameroon bishops denounce 'barbarism' of forces in anglophone regions

    10.07 / 10:43 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Catholic bishops have denounced the "barbarism" and "irresponsible use" of force against demonstrators in Cameroon's English-speaking regions last weekend, which left at least 19 people…
  11. News24.com | US to end some sanctions on Sudan, cites progress

    10.07 / 10:43 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The United States will end some of its toughest economic and trade sanctions imposed on the government of Sudan, the US State Department has…
  12. News24.com | Two of Africa's most wanted poachers caught

    10.07 / 10:43 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Two of East Africa's most wanted wildlife criminals have been arrested in Malawi for their involvement in the illegal trade of…
  13. News24.com | What does lifting of US sanctions against Sudan mean?

    10.07 / 05:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    The US has brought to an end a raft sanctions imposed against Sudan in 1997 over Khartoum's alleged support to Islamist militant…
  14. News24.com | Plague-hit Madagascar bans jail visits

    10.07 / 05:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Authorities in Madagascar have announced a ban on prison visits to prevent the spread of a plague epidemic that has killed 36…
  15. News24.com | Protests demanding electoral reforms persist in Kenya

    10.07 / 05:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Supporters of Kenya's opposition have held demonstrations in the capital and other strongholds to demand the exit of several electoral officials before a rerun presidential vote later this…
  16. News24.com | Politics casts doubt on Kenya's 'Safari Sevens'

    10.07 / 05:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    Kenya's annual 'Safari Sevens' rugby tournament is the latest sporting event to be postponed over political uncertainty ahead of a re-run presidential…
  17. News24.com | Leaked memo rekindles scandal around Nigeria's oil giant

    10.07 / 05:20 www.news24.com News24.com - Africa
    A leaked memo from Nigeria's minister of state for oil has shown that irregularities in the state-owned oil giant remain entrenched, despite official vows to root out the "cancer" of…