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# Africa

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent. Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos related to Africa, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most populous continent. Checkout this section for curated News, Articles & Videos related to Africa, reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

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South Africa's De Villiers to discuss T20 World Cup return wit...

South African batsman AB de Villiers said he is open to a return to international cricket at this year's Twenty20 World Cup in India and will discuss his future with national coach Mark Boucher during the Indian Premier League (IP...


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South African Variant May "Break Through" Pfizer Vaccine, Says...

The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa can break through the protection provided by Pfizer Inc and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine to some extent, a real-world data study in Israel fou...


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Libya: Ten years on the front line

Our correspondent on what it's been like to cover the 10 years since Colonel Gaddafi was deposed and kill...


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Eleven dead and dozens injured after passenger train derails a...

Egyptian authorities say a passenger train accident on Sunday north of Cairo has killed at least 11 people.Railway authorities say that at least four train wagons ran off the railway at the city of Banha in Qalyubia province.Egypt’s health ministr...


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Bush fire at Table Mountain in South Africa threatens Universi...

A bush fire on the slopes of South Africa’s Table Mountain forced University of Cape Town students to evacuate on Sunday, as runaway flames set several campus buildings ablaze and firefighters used helicopters to water-bomb the area.One firefighte...


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"Will Be Fantastic": AB De Villiers Opens Up On South Africa C...

RCB vs KKR, IPL 2021: AB de Villiers said he is going to communicate with South Africa head coach Mark Boucher towards the end of the I...


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Table Mountain fire 'burns out of control' in Cape Town

The blaze has so far destroyed part of a cafe at the Rhodes Memorial above the city of Cape To...


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China looks to recreate ancient Silk Road with network of Afri...

A seaport built by a Chinese company on the Kenyan island of Lamu will go into operation in June as Beijing aims to recreate an ancient Silk Road more than 600 years after Ming dynasty admiral Zheng He visited the area.According to historians, Zhe...


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Thousands stranded in traffic over Kenya Covid rules

Police block major roads in the capital Nairobi to enforce an overnight ban on moveme...


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South Africa regulator recommends lifting Johnson & Johnson va...

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South Africa's health regulator, on Saturday, recommended that the government lift the pause on administering drugmaker Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccines, given that certain conditions are m...


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Sindi van Zyl: The 'people's doctor' who revealed her own stru...

South Africans are mourning Dr Sindi van Zyl who helped thousands through her social media wo...


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South Africa's tourism business struggle to hold on with few t...

One of Cape Town's highest rated restaurants may close its doors after receiving just one reservation in 2021 so f...


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South African wineries toast tariffs that uncorked Chinese market

South Africa’s wine sector may be raising a glass to the consequences of China’s dispute with Australia after its share of the Chinese market grew since Beijing slapped tariffs on Canberra.Exports of South African wine to China rose 50 per cent in...


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Why IS involvement in Mozambique is exaggerated

The militants claiming of a recent attack got publicity but they may not have actually been behind ...


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4th T20I: Pak Clinch Series 3-1 Despite Late Collapse vs South...

South Africa vs Pakistan: Pakistan nearly suffered a late collapse but won the 4th T20I in the penultimate delivery to win the series 3...


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Vaccine Hesitancy Leaves Doses to Expire in Some African Count...

Thousands of doses have gone to waste in Malawi and South Sud...


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Cricket: 'Big moment' as Pakistan complete four-series sweep a...

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Pakistan completed a clean sweep of four trophies in four series against South Africa but had anxious moments before scrambling to a three-wicket win with one ball to spare in the fourth and final Twenty20 international at SuperSport Park in Centu...


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Fakhar flays S.Africa as Pakistan seal T20 series with nervy win

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Pakistan's Fakhar Zaman struck a blazing half-century as they survived a scare to seal a three-wicket victory over depleted South Africa with a ball to spare and win the four-match Twenty20 International series 3-1 on Frid...