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$13.4M settlement proposed in lawsuit against Ont. fertility doctor who used own sperm to inseminate patients

Governor General not likely to refuse a Trudeau request to call snap election, as NDP wants: expert

Cash-strapped Green party spending hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal battle with own leader

Cameco pares Q2 loss as uranium contract business grows

COVID-19 spreading faster in Alberta than during peak of 3rd wave

General manager of Ontario retirement home charged after residents' door handles removed

Nova Scotia leaders face off at CBC debate

Battle for Noront heats up with BHP’s $258 million bid

No concrete outcome from U.S.-China high-level talks in Tianjin

Apple, Alphabet and Microsoft rake in $57bn of quarterly profits

US Treasury market needs urgent reform, warn former policymakers

US House Capitol riot committee kicks off 1st hearing

New US Bill Would Create Federal China-Watching Service for Translating Publications Into English

Fed's Powell says 'higher and more persistent' inflation possible

Facebook doubles profit, but sees cooling growth

America’s aging nuclear weapons come under scrutiny as Russia and China build up their arsenals

Biden will require federal workers to get the Covid vaccine or submit to testing

Contractors With No Childcare Experience Running Texas Youth Holding Facility, Whistleblowers Say

IMF raises Mexico growth forecast to 6.3% for 2021

The force, known as El Machete, had demanded that police raid the homes of suspected criminals

Federal forces withdraw in Chiapas as self-defense force hunts for narcos

UNESCO names Tlaxcala cathedral a World Heritage Site

Heavy rains bring severe flooding to Nogales, Sonora

Bystanders take on crocodile in Puerto Vallarta, rescue US woman

Mexicans judge the USMCA trade deal’s first year a success

Mexico president: Sending fuel cargo for Cuba is their sovereign decision

Opinion: Time to reopen the US-Mexico border to legal travel

Higher oil prices secured Mexico's Pemex a quarterly profit as debt swelled

US curbs work with Guatemala after anti-corruption leader removed

President Biden should invest $4 billion instead of delegating it to Guatemala

Enel signs hydro PPA with McDonald's Guatemala

Panama scandal: Pak PM names 'common friend' who offered Rs 1,000 crore bribe to withdraw case against Nawaz Sharif

Cobre Panama making good progress

SADR congratulates the Cuban people on the 68th Anniversary of the Assault on the Moncada Barracks

Foreign Minister of Cuba: OAS maneuver against Cuba 'defeated'

Bridges of Love delivers Biden petition against blockade against Cuba

Chile: Rulings Uphold Rights of Deported Venezuelans

Venezuela condemns attack on Cuban embassy in France

Total and Equinor Are Said to Exit Venezuela Oil Joint Venture

Life in the crossfire of Venezuela's slums

Colombia expels German protest supporter after assassination attempt

Violence displaces more than 15% of inhabitants of north Colombia town

Colombia seeks to absolve former president despite evidence

Narco’s nephew Colombia’s new ambassador to Washington DC

Florida hospital reports Colombian COVID-19 variant increase: What to know

Group calls for Colombia's Pacific LNG project to go mobile

Sending counternarcotics fund to Colombia’s mafia is patriotism?

Ecuador's adherence to US statement against Cuba strongly rejected

Julian Assange Loses Ecuadorian Citizenship

Ecuador defaults on critical debt owed to Perenco

Ecuador sees 85 cases of Delta variant of COVID-19

Peru's Castillo assumes presidency, vows to bridge social divide

Peru's President: Changes are possible with responsibility, respecting private property

Peru: Pedro Castillo officially becomes President of Republic

Peru's President: We must banish corruption, sanction it firmly

Peru's President: I have come to govern with people and for people

New President announces specialized hospitals for each region in Peru

Peru's President: Entire population to be vaccinated in shortest possible time

Rosatom pours concrete for Bolivia's first reactor

Federal Inaction with Energy Crisis Could Lead to Expensive Electricity Bills

Bolsonaro Administration Sees 27 Cabinet Changes in 30 Months

Bolsonaro's Political Nominations Show Wear and Tear of Government

Brazil and Paraguay Destroy 48 Tons of Marijuana in Operation New Alliance XXVI

A Sweet Bust for Paraguay: Record Cocaine Stash Found in a Shipment of Sugar

Paraguay's vaccination pace pending shipment of doses

Argentina signs deal with Pfizer for 20 mln COVID-19 vaccine

An Isolated Argentina seeks an Alliance with Mexico- What are the Implications?

Chile fast-tracks more than 20 job recovery projects worth 6 bln USD

Chile: Possible Q fever case investigated in Los Lagos

Chilean Plant-Based Food Startup Prepares Fake Chicken, Salmon After Funding

Chile seeks to establish access to water as a right

World’s top copper mine moves step closer to strike over wages

Tokyo's virus surge differs from previous peaks, testing existing measures

Japan COVID-19 cases top 9,000 as Tokyo sets daily high with 3,177

Opposition lawmaker Hiranao Honda to quit over age of consent comments

Children's eyesight worsened in 2020, ministry survey shows

BOJ policymakers call for analysis of climate change funding program impacts

Japan to draft bill on oversight of foreign investment in critical industries

IMF cuts Japan's growth forecast to 2.8% in 2021 as COVID-19 spreads again

Japan’s new 2030 energy mix unveils plans to transform the energy system

N. Korea
S. Korea to speed up plans for virtual meetings with N. Korea

Kim Jong Un marks 68th anniversary of Korean War as North and South reopen communications and pledge to improve ties

North Korea pushed by food crisis to restore hotline, analyst says

S. Korea
No mention by Kim Jong-un of N. Korea's "nuclear deterrence" at veterans' event

Vending machine for alcoholic beverages to allow customers buy beer

How the COVID-19 pandemic has affected S. Korea's labor market

S. Korea's consumer sentiment index falls 7.1 points m/m in July

Thousands of fish on aquafarms die due to high water temperatures

Chinese, Mongolian FMs hold talks on boosting ties

Premier Li urges easing burdens to facilitate third-child policy

Chinese city offers subsidies to encourage families to have more children

Outspoken Chinese tycoon jailed for 18 years

Western investors are 'road kill' in China's war against its own tech giants

US Senators Introduce Bill to Bar Use of Federal Funds for Huawei, ZTE Purchases

Carbon dioxide concentrations grow slower in China

China building second nuclear missile silo field, claims report; US concerned

Ted Cruz tears into Biden intel officials for having no answer and sitting silently instead of sanctioning China for state-sponsored cyberattack on 30,000 Microsoft Exchange servers

China urges insurers to increase offerings for natural disaster coverage

US Guided Missile Destroyer Benfold Transits Taiwan Strait

Japan’s newfound boldness on defending Taiwan

Taiwan's TSMC considering building first Japan chip plant in Kumamoto Prefecture

Vaccine doses donated by Lithuania on their way to Taiwan

To Conquer Taiwan, China Needs Taiwan’s Ports. It Already Has Assets On The Inside.

Taiwanese Navy Receives Second Tuo Chiang-Class Stealth Corvette

Metro Manila mayors want 2-week NCR lockdown, inoculations without classifications

51 QC cops deployed during Sona found positive for COVID-19

Online petition seeks authorities’ nod for use of e-scooters inside Makati CBD

Manila prepares for possible lockdown to check Delta variant spread

Vietnam doubles investments abroad

​Vietnam’s daily local coronavirus count falls by over 1,300 cases

Over 3,600 people killed in traffic crashes across Vietnam in seven months

Southern Vietnamese provinces place outdoor travel ban to curb COVID-19

248 workers following ‘three-on-the-spot’ implementation infected with coronavirus at Vietnamese company

Thailand builds COVID-19 hospital in Bangkok airport amid surge in cases

Rival Monkey Gangs Clash on Road Over Food in Thailand, Bring Traffic to Halt

Foodpanda's botched comms strategy amid Thailand crisis

Thailand abandons two coal plants

Cambodia may face Delta surge due to the rapid spread of the variant

U.S. accuses Chinese hackers of targeting Cambodia and stealing data on the Mekong River

Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry to make Covid-19 vaccination mandatory for all retail workers

NUTP: Covid-19 vaccinations for educators capable of preventing school clusters

Penang police complete investigation papers on SOP violation during Aidiladha prayer in Juru

After two days of over 200 Covid-19 daily fatalities, Malaysia records 143 deaths

In Selayang court, 24 Indonesians fined RM2,000 each over Aidiladha gathering at shophouse in Batu Caves

Singapore will send 200 oxygen concentrators to Myanmar to help fight COVID-19

Indonesian Sinabung Volcano Erupts Again, Throwing Titanic Column of Hot Ash

MPR asks Health Ministry to promptly meet regional vaccine needs

Home Affairs Minister asks Indramayu to ramp up vaccinations

Govt to maintain focus on economic recovery strategies: ministry

There’s nothing neutral about engaging with Myanmar’s military

Isolated Myanmar calls for international help as COVID cases surge

More Than 80 Ethnic Chin Killed by Myanmar’s Military Since February Coup: Watchdog Group

Guess sources more from India, Bangladesh to avoid tariff risks in China

Bangladesh reports surge of dengue fever in July, Most in Dhaka

Deadly floods and landslides hit Rohingya camps in Bangladesh

Nepal: Property worth millions gutted in fire at furniture factory in Kathmandu

Man arrested in West Bengal caught trafficking around 1000 birds from Nepal

Another 'Oxygen Express' from India arrives in Bangladesh

US, India pledge Quad cooperation on vaccines, urge Taliban to uphold peace

‘India and US will work together to end Covid’

India: Sleeping migrant workers killed in highway crash

Goa assembly pays tribute to former Times Group chairman Indu Jain

Delhi doctor first proven case to suffer 3 Covid infections

7 killed in J&K cloudburst, several missing, 9 die in HP flash floods

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka: World's largest star sapphire cluster found in backyard

Household profiles and resilience indicators for climate risk transfer in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, teachers resist Bill ‘militarising’ education

Central Asia & Middle East
Cracks Emerging in Pakistan-China Ties Over Islamabad's 'Double-Game' in Afghanistan, Say Officials

Chinese national wounded in Karachi gun attack

Pakistan, China push Taliban to break ties with ETIM and TTP

PM Imran urges inclusive political settlement

Pakistan’s geo-economic strategy is taking shape in Central Asia

PM Imran Khan Clears Stance on Rising Rape Cases, Says 'Solely' Rapist is at Fault

China to support Taliban in Afghanistan, but demands end to ETIM ties

Thousands of Afghan families flee fighting in former Taliban bastion

EU expresses concern over rising violence in Afghanistan

189 Taliban killed as Afghan forces intensify air raids

Viral video shows Taliban militant thrashing Afghan Comedian Khasha Zwan before his murder

China Offers the Taliban a Warm Welcome While Urging Peace Talks

Belarus, Kazakhstan mull over joint construction projects

Kazakhstan's renewables agenda hindered by old technology

Trade Between Kazakhstan and Central Asian Countries Grows 35% Since 2020

Kazakhstan plans $157m barramundi farm

Kazakhstan plans to purchase one more vaccine from China

89,058 patients with COVID-19 treated in Kazakhstan

President Sadyr Zhaparov to meet with MPs again

German Ambassador Iversen completes her mission in Kyrgyzstan

Zhaparov instructs Cabinet to use GSP program to support domestic entrepreneurs

Sadyr Zhaparov urges citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Russia Ready to Help Tajikistan Amid Afghan Conflict

Amid fighting between Taliban and Afghan troops, Russia to bolster Tajikistan`s military

Uzbekistan sees record daily COVID-19 cases since January

Uzbekistan's 1H2021 main exporters revealed

Fifth Shipment of Talgo Train for Uzbekistan via St. Petersburg

Armenia, Azerbaijan blame each other for deadly clash

RenCap raises year-end interest rate forecasts for Ukraine, Belarus and Armenia

Lithuania to donate 27500 dozes of AstraZeneca vaccine to Armenia

Belarus, Azerbaijan reaffirm commitment to continue joint projects in security

Armenia says 3 soldiers killed in gun battle with Azeri forces

Iran’s Khamenei warns to not trust West as new government expected

Ex-CIA Agent Says US Wasted Trillions on Wars in Iraq & Afghanistan, Achieved Nothing

49 Days on as abducted Rojava Reps to S. Kurdistan remain obscure

Syrian army vehicle attacked by militants from Turkey-controlled territories

Syria describes attack on Cuban embassy in Paris as terrorist

Austria rejects EU military cooperation with Turkey

North Macedonian FM Osmani to visit Turkey

Al-Sisi welcomes Lebanese Army Chief, lauds role of military institution

Mikati: God willing, we will have a government soon

Army Chief discusses with Egyptian president means to boost ties, support LAF

Hariri discusses general situation with British ambassador

‘Wounded soul’: Beirut blast haunts scarred survivors

Lebanon's new PM begins bid to form much-delayed Cabinet

Lebanon crisis contributes to tension along border with Israel

Move to Give Israel AU Observer Status 'Appalls' South Africa

Ben and Jerry say they ‘support Israel,’ reject its ‘illegal occupation’

6 MKs walk back support for letter urging Unilever to undo Ben & Jerry’s boycott

Israeli singer cancels shows due to ‘fascist’ COVID vaccine restrictions

Bennett said to rebuke education minister for feuding with health officials

Ra’am MK offered deputy minister post on condition he quits Knesset — report

Israeli Minister Elkin promises assistance in mutual recognition of COVID-certificates - The Embassy

Palestinian beaten before death in Israeli custody, family says

JSC, EBRD sign MoU to support sustainable economic recovery post-pandemic

Queen visits Royal grant scheme projects during visit to Shobak

Prince Rashid, Princess Zeina welcome Jordan’s Olympic medallist Sharabati

KOICA, PSD implement Criminal Investigation Data Management System

Ajman Executive Council reviews report on COVID-19 pandemic

Kuwait Amir receives WHO Director General

Kuwait Crown Prince receives WHO Director General

WHO chief lauds Kuwait's support for the organization

COVID-19: Kuwait to allow fully vaccinated travellers

Oman to get metro rail network

Indians in Oman request PM Modi for NEET centre in Muscat

Watch out for the heat, temperature nearing 48 degrees

COVID-19: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar tightening travel curbs

Are Qatar and Oman Mediating Between Washington And Tehran?

Ghana working towards hosting cultural festival in Doha later this year: Envoy

Saudi Arabia
Houthi Forces Reportedly Take Last Stronghold of Pro-Saudi Forces in Southern Marib Province

Saudi FM assures Pakistan of 'unflinching' support in meeting with COAS Bajwa

U. A. E.
Speaker Al-Ghanim receives UAE's FNC delegations

Ottawa signed off on deal to sell weapons to Saudi Arabia amid war in Yemen

Houthis in Yemen release 2 Al Qaeda prisoners: Official

United Kingdom
England set to welcome double-jabbed US and EU tourists

Covid vaccine hesitancy among Britain’s under-30s alarms ministers

Britain ‘more helpful’ closer to home than in Asia, says US defence chief

UK's newest heritage site will attract too many English tourists

UK Defence Secretary Clashes With Labour Over Johnson's £250 Million 'Vanity Yacht' Project

Lloyd's of London insurer Lancashire swings to H1 profit

Ex-Ireland Paralympian found guilty after climate protest on plane

Beach Health Centre remains closed

Natural disasters on the rise

First population decrease since the 1970 census

Covid-19: Portugal Update, 28 July

Self-scheduling available for over 18s

Algarve population up by 16,489

Spain to launch tender for used fuel storage facilities

Spain Plans to Issue Debut Green Sovereign Bond in September

Spain’s emeritus king Juan Carlos I sued by ex-lover over harassment claims

Spain's Naturgy to invest $16.5 bln in green shift

The Iberian Lynx makes a comeback in Spain after near extinction

Covid-19: France only EU country not exempt from UK travel quarantine

France urges Tunisia to fast-track appointment of new PM, govt

Without apologising, Macron says Paris owes 'debt' to French Polynesia over nuclear tests

French court upholds guilty verdict on fraud charges for Equatorial Guinea's VP

France's Macron defends nuclear and says wind and solar ‘should not disfigure’ landscape

70% of EU adults get at least one COVID-19 vaccine dose

No quarantine for fully jabbed EU and US arrivals

No English quarantine for fully jabbed Belgians

Netherlands population growth picking up again

Deutsche Bank ditches cost-cutting target after bumper quarterly performance

Porsche SE invests in European rocket launch start-up

At least 1 dead after blast at chemical site in Germany

Germany’s patriotism paradox

Denmark's Dixa raises $105 million from group led by General Atlantic

How Denmark is enforcing a Covid health pass differently to the rest of Europe

Austria to forge alliances against EU Commission on migration

Austria Increases Control on Hungary Border

Austria's OMV sees Nord Stream 2 gas link commissioning in second half: CEO

Austria set to demolish ‘world's most depressing playground'

Free PCR Tests in Lower Austria's Pharmacies Starting Immediately

Credit Suisse brings UBS' Kruck in as asset management chief of staff

Cubans in Italy condemn campaign of lies against the island

Italy: Lake Como towns hit by extreme weather

Slovenia's retail sales up 0.7% m/m, 12.8% y/y in June - table

Putin, Slovenian president agree to establish Russia-Slovenia Friendship Day

Croatia Upholds Soldier's Conviction for Killing Serb Family in 1995

Croatia's Optima Telekom pares H1 net loss 87% y/y - table

Croatia's industrial sales up 36% y/y in May

Croatia and Montenegro introduce new restrictions to boost summer travel

Bosnia and Herzegovina
Cyprus Tightens Entry Rules for Denmark & Ireland - Eases Those for Israel, Bahrein & Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bosnian Serbs react furiously to genocide denial ban

Bosnian Serbs defy top UN official Inzko over genocide denial

EU: The stalemate in negotiations brings Serbia ever closer to Russia and China

Kosovar survivors of Croatia bus crash return to homeland

Kosovo's Most Famous Serb Returnee Suffers Break-In

Croatia and Montenegro introduce new restrictions to boost summer travel

'Genocide' Controversy Erupts over WWII Massacres in Montenegro

Montenegro's retail sales rise 19.3% y/y in Q2

Albania Leads in Asylum Seekers to the EU.

SPAK Cracks Down on Corruption in Albania

North Macedonia And Albania Establish Joint Border Control

King, Cyprus president, Greece PM hold trilateral summit in Athens

Seeking Mediterranean allies, Greece hosts Jordan's king

900 evacuated in Sardinia wildfires; Greece, France send aid

North Macedonia
North Macedonia: Four ex-leaders convicted of organising

North Macedonia's fugitive ex-PM Gruevski now flogging products

North Macedonia Repatriates 4 IS Fighters and Their Families

Bulgaria Extends Emergency Epidemic Situation until August 31

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Steady Increase with 200 New Cases

Vacccination Rate in Bulgaria Lower than Officially Reported

Bulgaria's Prоsecutor General under Fire again

No Vacation for Bulgarian Parliament

Army Joins Fight against Large Forest Fire near Tvarditsa

Yellow Code for High Temperatures in Bulgaria, up to 40 Degrees

President Iohannis: Romania must be prepared for 4th wave of COVID-19 pandemic; I urge everyone to vaccinate

PM Citu: We'll decide on Rosia Montana development plan after consulting with communities in the area

PM Citu: We need to check again into how some of the ministries scheduled their budget execution

PM Citu: Gov't approves ordinance allowing TAUs to borrow from State Treasury

Half of Romania's hospitality businesses struggling with indebtedness ratio of 90-plus pct, 7 in 10 at high insolvency risk

Bad Road Accident between Romanian vehicles Left 2 Dead in Ruse

Archaeology: Bronze Age grave in Hungary contains urn with the ashes of a high-status woman

Hungary Unemployment Rate 4% in June, Employment at Historic High

Poverty and social exclusion a reality for one-sixth of Slovakia's inhabitants

Third pandemic wave has already arrived in Slovakia

Meteorologists warn about heat and storms

Court objects to advantages for the partly vaccinated, but no practical changes at borders yet

Czech Republic
Czech Inflation Eclipses Virus as Nidetzky Backs Rate Hikes

Earthquake-proof Czech crystal chandelier unveiled at Los Angeles airport

Czech Supreme Court abolishes mask obligation

Raising awareness of misinformation among children in Poland

Polish Judges Back EU Court Rulings, Urge Legal Changes

Poland scorns Belarusian court's move against Polish news website

Light-engine sports plane downed in Prykarpattia region, four people killed – State Emergency Service

Suspicions against Medvedchuk based on evidence collected by unauthorized body – lawyers

Some 124 countries open to Ukrainians – Kuleba

Ukraine introducing collection of biometric data of foreigners, stateless persons to obtain entry visas

Zelensky, IMF director to discuss Ukraine's implementation of SBA on Wednesda

Ukraine to renew PCR testing for arriving unvaccinated people in early Aug

Biden Meets With Belarus Opposition Figure Tikhanovskaya at White House

Second reactor of Belarusian nuclear power plant going through hot trials

Tikhanovskaya goes to Washington as Lukashenko’s media crackdown intensifies

Kremlin calls on Washington to inform itself better on Russia

'Professional and Substantive': Russia, US Hold Promising Strategic Stability Talks

US Focuses on Ransomware in Cybersecurity Talks, Ignoring Russia's Requests, Moscow Says

US Sees 'Substantive' Talks with Russia Amid Tensions

U.K. Court Hears Abramovich Libel Claim Over Putin Book

Russia Says Navalny Social Media Accounts Should Be Blocked

Ukraine to oblige those arriving from Russia, India to undergo 14-day self-isolation

Navy SEALs have to go 'back to the future' to help US warships survive a future fight with Russia or China

South Africa, Russia local currency govt bonds attractive -Morgan Stanley

Lithuania says Beijing’s arrest of Michael Spavor and Michael Kovrig was a ‘wake-up call’ for democracies

Lithuania, Poland, Ukraine united against Russian 'aggression'

Bank of Estonia Finds ‘Unlimited’ Potential in Digital Euro Test

Hundreds of thousands of ID photos illegally downloaded in Estonia

Estonia's service sector must start requiring vaccination certificate from clients

Estonia's TalTech: Changes in thinking, production practices needed for circular economy

Bluejay Mining to sell Finland projects for $5.6m

Residential construction has continued at brisk pace in Finland

Egypt's emigration minister announces mechanism for participating in second conference of Egyptian entities abroad

Egypt to receive first electric train from China in August

Egypt to receive first electric train from China in August

Egypt Ranks 2nd in List of Czech's Favorite Tourist Destinations for Summer 2021

Hatif Libya and Infinera telecoms agreement: more technical details revealed, but no contract value

Libya discusses cooperation with Jordan on localizing autism treatment

CBL eastern branch organizing Islamic banking conference

HoR to hold session ‘‘to complete’’ budget law, election law, electoral districts, and the position of head of Intelligence

Exhibition of late Libyan satirist Hasan ‘‘Alsatoor’’ Dhaimish to be held in London 19-29 August

Women rescued at sea reveal scale of alleged Libya abuses

Tunisia’s Leap into the Unknown

France calls on Tunisia to 'rapidly' name PM and cabinet

Fears for Human Rights After Presidential Power Grab in Tunisia

Judicial Investigation Into Three Political Parties in Tunisia - Reports

Tunisia president offers 'penal settlement' to Tunisians who stole $4.8 bln

Unrest in Tunisia adds to pressure on domestic banks

Algeria: Baccalaureate - President Tebboune Chairs Ceremony Awarding Best Laureates

Algerian government to help GICA with export strategy

IOM: Algeria deports more than 1200 migrants to Niger

New SPLA attacks against Moroccan occupation forces positions

Pegasus affair: Europe, France "reap fruits of zealous support to Morocco"

Scientists in Morocco unearth Stone Age hand-axe site dating back 1.3 million years

Two kidnapped Mauritanians freed in Mali

Senegalese Plant Circular Gardens in Green Wall Defence Against Desert

Senegal hospitals overwhelmed by Covid patients

Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea to Shut UK Embassy as Obiang's Son Sanctioned

International Telecommunications Union Recommits to Support Liberia

Cote dIvoire
Ouattara shakes up presidential office's foreign intelligence service

Bill Seeks to Criminalise LGBTIQ+ People In Ghana

Lawmakers in Ghana seek to outlaw advocacy for gay rights

Draft Bill in Ghana Could Put LGBTQ+ Activists in Prison for 10 Years

Ghana cedi trading at 5.79 to the US dollar

Video filmed in Mali does not show mistreatment of detained Nigerian separatist leader in Benin

IOM: Algeria deports more than 1200 migrants to Niger

Niger Economic Update: Health and Security Crises Threaten Lives and Livelihoods

6000 Nigerian Children Equipped with COVID-19 Safety Protocols

Nigerian cleric detained since 2015 acquitted and freed, lawyer says

Hushpuppi makes U-turn, pleads guilty to fraud charges in U.S.

Abuja, Lagos, others in darkness as Nigeria’s electricity collapses again

EFCC arrests ex-governor, wife over corruption allegations

Food insecurity looms in Northern Nigeria — UN

Court Admits Five ‘Buhari-Must-Go’ Protesters to N.5m Bail Each

Nigeria: Niger PDP Suspends Ex-Gov'ship Candidate, Nasko, Over 'Anti-Party Activities'

Images Reveal Scale of Devastation in Cameroon Anglophone Regions

Five Cameroonian Soldiers Killed in Raid By Boko Haram

N'Djamena keeps wheeler-dealers at bay with allies' help

South Sudan
Six mine detection dogs from Cambodia bound for South Sudan and Kenya

New Loan Agreement Unlocks Financing for Ethiopian MSMEs

Risks Grow As Conflict in Ethiopia Enters New Phase

Protesters in eastern Ethiopia blocked and damaged a vital trade artery

Somalia: Climate change and conflict threaten herders

Somalia's Jubbaland State to Elect Senators On Thursday

Somalia launches first-ever human rights reporting training for journalists

Liberia: Issues of Concern Regarding the Somalia Drive/Japan Highway

UK to send Kenya 817000 COVID vaccines as Prime Minister Johnson meets President Kenyatta

UK and Kenya sign new Defence Cooperation Agreement to tackle shared threat from Al-Shabaab

Kenya to use Chinese-built seaport to export livestock products

Government to end statelessness in Kenya - Matiang'i

Uganda Steps Up Use of Clean Technology to Mitigate Climate Change

Kagame to Uganda - Yes We Spy On You

Uganda's central bank says new technologies offer mixed bag to banking industry

Angola sending military advisors to Mozambique

First Quantum shelves plan to sell stake in Zambian copper mines

Rwanda denies hacking Ramaphosa, but exiles in SA say spying is 'a way of life'

Rwandan soldiers move in to allow TotalEnergies to resume work

Activists Slam Terror Charge Against Tanzania Opposition Leader

Tanzania kicks off COVID-19 vaccinations.

Tanzania's President gets coronavirus vaccine live on TV, reversing country's year-long policy of Covid denial

Tanzania: NMB Pays 438.4m/ - Insurance Claims to Kariakoo

S.Africa to send 1,495 troops to Mozambique to fight jihadists: parliament

BCS Group wants to run Mozambique's fibre optics

SANDF Mozambique “employment” authorised by C-in-C

Zimbabwe: Govt Stops Chinese Mining Activities in Game Reserve

First-Ever Black Zimbabwean Volunteers Her Remains for Research

Cabinet Resolves to Give Marginalised San People Jobs in Army, Police

Battle for topmost army post escalates ahead of 2023 polls

Half of Zimbabweans faced extreme poverty in 2020 due to Covid-19: Survey

Mwonzora-led MDC-T Has Been Expelled From The MDC Alliance

Namibia Critical Metals Announces Drilling Started at Grootfontein Gold and Nickel-Copper Project

South Africa
South African Pharmacists Will be Able to Prescribe HIV Treatment

Hard-hit South Africans might be allowed to withdraw pension money soon, Mboweni says

Under-fire Eastern Cape health spokesperson reports his boss to Public Protector

S.Africa approves use of 1495 military personnel to help Mozambique fight insurgents

Bandits steal truckloads of copper worth millions in southern Africa

Cyber attack at South Africa’s state-owned ports and freight-rail operator

SA attorney arrested in Mauritius for embezzlement faces similar charges back home

Sydney extends lockdown as other cities reopen

Covid-19 Quarantine in Sydney Has Been Extended with 1 Month

Rio Tinto pays $9.1 billion dividend as profit hits record

PM’s $1bn-a-week rescue for workers, business

Conservative vote splinters as senior Libs walk

Audits of the Perth casino’s anti-money laundering processes were cut just as Asian organised crime groups were increasing their laundering efforts.

New Zealand
Commerce Commission: Draft Report On Competition In Grocery Sector

Hepatitis C:Plan To Eliminate Major Threat By 2030

QV: Brakes Applied On Both Ends Of Property Market

Master Plumbers: Stop Lead In Drinking Water

Poverty Burden For Children Increased Due To Government Neglect - New Report

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