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Israel’s PR battle is getting harder

Posted by May 18, 2024

As Israel’s bombing of Gaza intensifies, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces a rift in his war cabinet and growing international pressure. And yet, this i

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Chad’s Mahamat Deby confirmed as winner of disputed presidential election

Posted by May 16, 2024

Deby’s win prolongs the rule of the family that has had a firm grip on power for decades.Chad’s constitutional council has confirmed Mahamat Idriss Deby as

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South Africa urges ICJ to order Israel to halt Rafah…

Posted by May 16, 2024

As Israel escalates assault on the crowded southern city of Rafah, lawyers tell court, ‘If Rafah falls, so too does Gaza.’South Africa has urged the Interna

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Photos: ‘Living in fear’ amid relentless battle for eastern DR…

Posted by May 16, 2024

Kanyabayonga, Democratic Republic of the Congo – Innocent Kasereka sits in a rundown hospital in the war-torn eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC),

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South Africa’s Ramaphosa signs health bill weeks before election

Posted by May 15, 2024

The National Health Insurance Act takes aim at South Africa’s two-tier health system.South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed into law a bill that a

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As South Africa votes, Zimbabwean migrants, smugglers anxious about future

Posted by May 15, 2024

Gwanda, Zimbabwe – A Toyota Hilux with South African plates parks on the roadside in Nkwana village in Zimbabwe’s Matabeleland South province and honks its

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Swiss court finds Gambian ex-minister guilty of crimes against humanity

Posted by May 15, 2024

Switzerland’s top criminal court has sentenced Ousman Sonko, a former interior minister of The Gambia, to 20 years in prison for crimes against humanity. In i

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India’s income inequality widens, should wealth be redistributed?

Posted by May 15, 2024

Rising income inequality is a hot topic dominating the national elections.India is the fastest-growing major economy in the world. But, the benefits of India’

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Will Israel’s war on Gaza sway South Africa’s election?

Posted by May 13, 2024

Cape Town, South Africa – “We cannot allow supporters of baby killers to talk to us,” a furious resident of Surrey Estate in Cape Town shouted as he heckl

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‘Climbing is for ladies too’: Transforming Malawi into a climbers’…

Posted by May 12, 2024

Mulundi, Malawi – Shalom Maholo dangles off the side of a rock face with a power drill in her hand. The 22-year-old steadies herself before drilling a hole in

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South Africa asks ICJ to order Israel to withdraw from…

Posted by May 10, 2024

South Africa seeks new emergency measures over Israel’s latest offensive against the southern city in Gaza.South Africa has asked the International Court of J

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World experienced hottest April on record, climate monitor says

Posted by May 8, 2024

Sweltering Earth endures 11-month warming streak as global air and sea surface temperatures soar.The world experienced its hottest April on record, continuing a

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