Africa - News Headlines

Djibouti seizes control of DP World's container terminal
February 23rd, 2018. 12:38 AM

Djibouti has seized control of a container terminal run by Dubai-based port operator DP World, the latest move in a long-running legal dispute in the East African nation over the facility

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APNewsBreak: NY touts economy boom with South African photo
February 20th, 2018. 6:00 PM

APNewsBreak: New York economic development agency issues report illustrating state's booming growth with 8-year-old photo of construction cranes in South Africa.

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Uber pulls out of Morocco amid tensions
February 20th, 2018. 2:52 PM

Uber is pulling out of Morocco _ a decision the San Francisco-headquartered company say is linked to the North African country's failure to reform its strict transport rules

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In South Africa, a defiant Zuma says he has been victimized
February 14th, 2018. 9:28 AM

In South Africa, a defiant Zuma says he has been victimized; could be ousted on Thursday

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The Latest: South Africa's president says 'I will be out'
February 14th, 2018. 8:05 AM

The Latest: South Africa's president says 'I will be out' if parliament votes against him

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The Latest: South Africa could have new leader on Thursday
February 14th, 2018. 6:04 AM

The Latest: South Africa's ANC says parliament could elect country's new president tomorrow

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900 trapped South Africa miners evacuated after power outage
February 2nd, 2018. 5:13 AM

900 trapped South Africa miners evacuated safely after power outage knocks out elevator

900 trapped South Africa miners evacuated after power outage
900 workers trapped in South African gold mine after outage
February 1st, 2018. 10:26 AM

900 workers trapped in South African gold mine after power outage stops elevator

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Africa's leaders choose diplomacy to Trump's toilet remarks
January 29th, 2018. 8:54 PM

The 55-nation African Union appears to have decided to react diplomatically and strategically to President Donald Trump's alleged vulgar remarks about the continent

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US diplomat in Nigeria says country is ripe for investors
January 29th, 2018. 3:38 PM

The head of the U.S. Consulate in Nigeria's capital says U.S. support for Nigeria's economy will continue given the African country's demographics

US diplomat in Nigeria says country is ripe for investors
Family that owns Post-Gazette denounces Trump editorial
January 19th, 2018. 4:32 PM

A Pittsburgh newspaper editorial denouncing efforts to brand President Donald Trump a racist for his vulgar comment about Africa and Haiti is causing a firestorm

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Trump's vulgar Africa comment morphs into tourism campaigns
January 19th, 2018. 8:14 AM

Trump's vulgar Africa comment morphs into tourism campaigns; Botswana a 'waterhole' country

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Tunisians call on leaders to remember 2011 revolution goals
January 14th, 2018. 2:15 PM

More than 2,000 Tunisians have called on the North African nation's leaders to do away with punishing price hikes that triggered days of unrest and to respect the goals of the revolution that drove out the country's autocratic ruler seven years ago

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Tunisia, shaken by protests, marks 7 years since revolution
January 14th, 2018. 8:16 AM

Tunisia, shaken by days of nationwide unrest over price hikes, is marking seven years since the North African nation drove out its long-time autocratic ruler

Tunisia, shaken by protests, marks 7 years since revolution
World media struggle to translate Trump's Africa insult
January 13th, 2018. 7:11 PM

President Donald Trump's vulgar insult of Africa was a puzzle for many foreign media organizations, which didn't have a ready translation of it

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South Africa party storms H&M stores over monkey shirt ad
January 13th, 2018. 10:37 AM

South Africa opposition party storms H&M stores over monkey sweatshirt ad

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South Africa's new party leader targets 'billions' in graft
January 13th, 2018. 7:27 AM

South Africa's new party leader targets 'billions' in graft that hurt economy; Zuma booed

South Africa's new party leader targets 'billions' in graft
Macron appeals to China for partnership in climate, Africa
January 8th, 2018. 7:43 AM

French President Emmanuel Macron says he will ask Chinese leaders to form a partnership to fight climate change and support African development

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African-American unemployment hit record low in December
January 6th, 2018. 7:35 AM

African-American unemployment hits record low in December as more benefit from growth

African-American unemployment hit record low in December
African-American unemployment hit record low in December
January 5th, 2018. 4:36 PM

African-American unemployment hits record low in December as more benefit from growth

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