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Africa Capital Works Fund Wins US$ 15m AfDB Equity Investment

Africa Capital Works Fund Wins US$ 15m AfDB Equity Investment

Friday, November 24, 2017

Abidjan, C�te d’Ivoire, 24 November 2017 – The Board of Directors of the Af ...

Emmerson Mnangagwa was sworn in as president of Zimbabwe less than three weeks after being sacked by ousted leader Robert Mugabe.  By MUJAHID SAFODIEN (AFP)

Mnangagwa pledges new era as Zimbabwe president

Friday, November 24, 2017

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa vowed sweeping change at his sw ...

Children head to the Great Mosque of Sale near the Moroccan capital to pray for rain.  By FADEL SENNA (AFP)

Moroccans pray for rain as 'mercy from God'

Friday, November 24, 2017

"We beg for God's mercy," said 10-year-old Hassan, wearing a long white tun ...

Inter-ethnic violence has plagued North Kivu province in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo for decades.  By FISTON MAHAMBA (AFP/File)

Five decapitated bodies found in restive DR Congo region

Friday, November 24, 2017

Five decapitated bodies have been found in a village of the Democratic Repu ...

Sorrow and admiration in Mugabe's home village

Friday, November 24, 2017

Residents in the Zimbabwean village where Robert Mugabe was born, got marri ...

People react as Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa is officially sworn-in during a ceremony in Harare.  By TONY KARUMBA (AFP)

Grand inauguration pushes Mugabe era into the past

Friday, November 24, 2017

Dancing grandmothers, artillery salutes and extravagant military uniforms w ...

Ivory Coast boasts about 480,000 vehicles in circulation, the biggest in the region ahead of Senegal, but only about 20 to 30 percent of passenger cars are insured.  By ISSOUF SANOGO (AFP/File)

Digital car insurance launches in Ivory Coast

Friday, November 24, 2017

Ivory Coast has got its first 100-percent digital car insurance with the la ...

MINUSMA is the UN's second largest peacekeeping force in the world.  By Souleymane AG ANARA (AFP/File)

3 peacekeepers, soldier killed in Mali: UN

Friday, November 24, 2017

At least three peacekeepers and a Malian soldier were killed in an attack i ...

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