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Uganda plans to borrow nearly $2 bln to fund 2020/21 budget

Uganda said it plans to borrow 6.9 trillion shillings ($1.89 billion) from external lenders in the 2020/2021 (July-June) fiscal year to partly finance its...

Egypt and Sudan to operate joint electricity grid from Jan. 12

Egypt and Sudan are scheduled to begin operating a joint electricity grid on January 12 with a capacity of 50 megawatts, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed...

Zambian Heritage – The Tonga tribe – Their Traditions and Customs

The Tonga people of Zambia live in Zambia's Southern Province. They are an agricultural tribe and herding cattle and crop growing are the two...

Guinea-Bissau votes in presidential run-off pitting two former premiers

BISSAU - Voters in Guinea-Bissau will choose their next president on Sunday in a run-off election pitting two former prime ministers who both...

England in back foot after South Africa imposes 376-run target in first test

England were 24 without loss at tea on Saturday as they began the chase of an imposing 376-run target to win the first test...

Ivory Coast says presidential candidate Soro plotted a coup

ABIDJAN - Guillaume Soro, a former rebel leader in Ivory Coast and a candidate in next year’s presidential election, could face life in prison...

Zambia plans to compel copper miners to account for gold

LUSAKA - Zambia plans to make copper mining companies account for the gold they produce as it seeks to boost revenue from its mineral...

Thousands mourn Algerian army chief

ALGIERS - Thousands of Algerians gathered on Wednesday for the funeral procession of the country’s powerful army chief, who fought for independence from France...

Cultural History of Ghana

Historically called the Gold Coast, Ghana is best known for its beautiful, long shore which once served as a major trading hub. The earliest...

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