A South African nine-year-old has become the world’s third child born with HIV to appear effectively cured of the disease, scientists have said.
Zimbabwe’s first lady Grace Mugabe has told relatives she is worried about the behaviour of her two sons, Robert Jnr 25, and Chatunga, 21, who were recently evicted for bad behaviour from the R70 000 a month flat they rented in Sandton.
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Prince Harry is reportedly set to propose to Meghan Markle “next month”.
Award-winning actress Charlize Theron has admitted she had sexual relations with women during her younger years.
A two-drug cocktail injected every month or two may be just as effective as a daily pill at keeping the AIDS virus under control, said a study Monday that promised relief for millions.
Alibaba founder and executive chairman Jack Ma has announced a US$10 million (Sh1.039 trillion) African Young Entrepreneurs Fund, during the Youth Connekt Africa Summit co-hosted by UNCTAD and the Government of Rwanda.
Following changes in the CAF Africa Cup of Nations tournament, Uganda coach Milutin Sredojevic says Africa has caved under pressure from Europe.
The Somalia-based al-Shabab is mocking President Donald Trump in a new video that calls him a “brainless billionaire” as his administration steps up military efforts against what has become the deadliest Islamic extremist group in Africa.
Investigations and operations into a ring suspected to be involved in counterfeiting or circulating currencies have led to the arrest of two siblings, who are said to be part of the group.
Inside a metal shed in southeastern Rwanda, Nicholas Hitimana brandished a plastic container holding a green liquid: geranium essential oil, freshly distilled and ready for export at more than US$200 per kilo.
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Wrapping up a four-day mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the United Nations humanitarian chief urged the world “not to forget the DRC,” and called for scaled-up relief funding to help millions of people suffering from violence, diseases, and malnutrition.
Amavubi head coach Antonie Hey banking on their adequate preparation and the confidence oozing from his players to eliminate Tanzania in 2018 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) second qualification round,second leg on Saturday 22 July at Kigali Stadium in Nyamirambo.
Rainbow Rare Earths Ltd on Friday said it expects to begin producing and selling its first rare earth concentrate from its project in Burundi from the fourth quarter of 2017.
After months of bickering,infighting,no competition and uncertainty Cecafa finally met on the sidelines of the CAF Symposium hosted by Morrocco with the meeting held at the Sofitel HOTEL IN Rabat.
President reportedly receiving medical treatment in Singapore for third time this year
Media reports in Uganda indicate that the Cranes national team goalkeeper Robert Odongkara is set to move to the South African Premier Soccer League.
Sperm bandits strike: Zimbabwean man is ’abducted, drugged and raped by three women who are part of a gang that targets travellers and sells their semen for good luck
UN says DRC is now home to one of world’s most complex humanitarian crises
A grenade attack killed 8 people and wounded 50 others in a village in Burundi’s northern Kayanza province late on Sunday, police said.
England superstar Wayne Rooney, widely regarded as one of the world’s best footballers, is set to play at the National Stadium in Dar-es -Salaam on July 13.
Police have shot a man and a woman dressed as Batman characters as they engaged in a sex act at an Australian nightclub.
The British prime minister has announced a multi-million pound package of support for wealth creation in east Africa.
Egyptian giants Zamalek have been eliminated from the CAF Champions League after they could only draw 2-2 at home to Al Ahli Tripoli on Sunday night.The result came with repercussions as angry Zamalek fans engaged the police in running battles after the game triggering a huge standoff
Ugandan city socialite and Zari Hassan is going through a difficult time, with her mother in ICU at Nakasero Hospital, Kampala, and her hubby partying the night away in Tanzania.
Kenya’s main opposition candidate has been briefly hospitalised for dehydration caused by suspected food poisoning less than a month before the general election.
President Paul Kagame has in recent years been a key ally for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in his attempts to build closer ties with Africa.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana has called for effectiveness and alertness against road carnage to enforce road safety.
Rwanda’s electoral commission has disqualified three candidates for next month’s presidential election, saying they didn’t fulfil requirements such as collecting enough supporting signatures.
The International Criminal Court (ICC), that organisation charged with making sure people who commit human rights abuses and genocide don’t get away with it, has lashed out at the ANC-led South African government for refusing to arrest accused war-criminal Omar al-Bashir – the dictator who slaughtered thousands of his own people and allegedly tested chemical weapons on them – when he was here for an AU summit back in 2015.
Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton smashed his Red Bull Ring lap record twice in Austrian Grand Prix practice on Friday, with Ferrari’s championship leader Sebastian Vettel close behind his Mercedes rival.
Gonorrhoea infections are increasing, but doctors are running out of antibiotics that can fight the increasingly resistant bacteria causing the sexually-transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Friday.
No stranger to philanthropy, GRAMMY winner Beyoncé announced a new, meaningful commitment at the 2017 Essence Music Festival: to provide the children of Burundi, Africa, with safe drinking water.
There was no reason why Tekno should join in a beef that didn’t have his name on it. It is one of his worst decisions ever.
May 30, 2017 marked the launch of the Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (the Madaraka Express) in Kenya.
The pan-African organization is currently pushing to become independent of external financial partners and interests.
Rwanda and Congo Brazzaville have signed an agreement establishing a framework under which the two countries can cooperate in various areas of interest.
It’s not often that English footballers move abroad, and even more rare are moves to top European sides.
I do a number of things before I go to bed – I clean my teeth, I get a glass of water, I plug my phone in to charge overnight and I shake some holy water in each corner of my room to protect me from the night screamers. Simple, everyday stuff.