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India's Virat Kohli (L) and South Africa's Quinton de Kock (R) will be key batters in the upcoming ODI series.  By PHILL MAGAKOE (AFP/File)

Deposed captains Kohli, De Kock gear up for one-day series

4 hours ago | Africa

Two deposed captains, Virat Kohli and Quinton de Kock, could play significant roles in a three-match one-day internation ...

Jan 14, 2022 | Africa

Late one night, South African journalist Simon Allison woke up his wife with an idea: a weekly African newspaper for Afr ...

Jan 13, 2022 | Africa

Poor countries refused to take around 100 million donated Covid-19 vaccine doses in December alone, chiefly due to their ...

Jan 13, 2022 | Africa

Twelve people including a senior army officer are in custody in Burkina Faso after a suspected plot to destabilise inst ...

Jan 13, 2022 | Africa

The Norwegian Nobel Committee, which awards the Nobel Peace Prize, said Thursday that Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahme ...

Jan 13, 2022 | Africa

Burkina Faso's revolutionary leader Thomas Sankara, who was gunned down during a coup in 1987, was shot at least seven t ...

Jan 10, 2022 | Africa

A Moroccan journalist sentenced to five years in prison for indecent assault in a controversial case proclaimed his inno ...

Jan 9, 2022 | Africa

Aid agencies have suspended operations in an area of Ethiopia's stricken Tigray region where a deadly air strike hit a c ...

Jan 9, 2022 | Africa

Aid agencies have suspended their work in an area of Ethiopia's Tigray region after a deadly air strike on a camp for pe ...

Jan 8, 2022 | Africa

If I get the jab, it's just for the Indomitable Lions. I'm ready to die for them, says Vincent Nemgne as he receives a ...

Jan 7, 2022 | Africa

The Omicron variant of Covid-19 is killing people across the globe and should not be dismissed as mild, the World Health ...

Jan 6, 2022 | Africa

China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Thursday rejected suggestions that Beijing was luring African countries into debt tr ...

Jan 6, 2022 | Africa

China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi announced Thursday that Beijing would appoint a special envoy to the Horn of Africa, si ...

Jan 6, 2022 | Africa

Two years ago, a previously unknown virus plunged humanity into an unprecedented global crisis that has transformed our ...

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