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​Capital Sports Arena Now Visible.

​Capital Sports Arena Now Visible.

It’s now confirmed, the construction of the ultra-modern sports arena is imminent following the arrival of the Moroccan technicians for the early studies. Construction of the sports arena in Tanzanian political capital, Dodoma, earlier confirmed in April this year during the tour of Moroccan head of state, King Mohamed VI who held talks with President, [&hellip

400 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Landslide, 600 Still Missing.

400 Bodies Recovered From Sierra Leone Landslide, 600 Still Missing.

The death toll from massive landslides in Sierra Leone has reached almost 400, with hundreds of others still missing, authorities say. The Red Cross confirmed the toll on Tuesday, saying government figures had indicated “that there have been 400” bodies recovered. Hundreds of houses in the capital, Freetown, were buried while their residents were asleep [&hellip

​An Ex-Shabab Leader Surrenders In Somalia, Officials Say.

​An Ex-Shabab Leader Surrenders In Somalia, Officials Say.

Abu Mansoor Mukhtar Robow, an elusive, charismatic militant who was once a senior commander of the Shabab in Somalia, surrendered to government forces on Sunday in a surprise move that could weaken the country’s Islamist militants. More than any deep change of heart, Mr. Robow may have turned himself in simply to save his skin. [&hellip

​ICC warrant for Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli.

​ICC warrant for Khalifa Haftar ally Mahmoud al-Werfalli.

The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for a senior Libyan military commander allied with Khalifa Haftar who is suspected of involvement in the deaths of 33 people in the eastern city of Benghazi. Haftar is the controversial chief of the self-styled Libyan National Army (LNA), which now controls key Libyan oil ports. [&hellip

Sierra Leone Needs ‘Urgent Support Now’ For Flood Victims – President.

Sierra Leone Needs ‘Urgent Support Now’ For Flood Victims – President.

President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone said that his country needs “urgent support now” for thousands of people affected by massive flooding and mudslides in the capital of one of the world’s poorest nations. At least 312 people were killed and more than 2,000 left homeless on Monday when heavy flooding hit Sierra Leone’s [&hellip

​Women Suicide Bombers kill 27 In North-East Nigeria.

​Women Suicide Bombers kill 27 In North-East Nigeria.

Three female suicide bombers have blown themselves up and killed 27 people in north-east Nigeria, according to local militia, in an attack bearing the hallmark of Boko Haram militants. One bomber detonated her device on Tuesday at a market in Mandarari 25km from the city of Maiduguri while two more attackers targeted the gates to [&hellip

Neymar Feels ‘More Alive Than Ever’ After Scoring On PSG debut.

Neymar Feels ‘More Alive Than Ever’ After Scoring On PSG debut.

Brazilian striker Neymar said he feels “more alive than ever” after marking his Paris St-Germain debut with a goal and an assist at Guingamp. The 25-year-old became the most expensive player in history when he joined PSG from Barcelona for 222m euros (£200m). He set up Edinson Cavani for his side’s opener on Sunday before [&hellip

​Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid forward suspended for five games.

​Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid forward suspended for five games.

Cristiano Ronaldo has been suspended for five games after he was sent off in Real Madrid’s 3-1 win against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup first leg on Sunday. He was given a one-match ban for being shown two yellow cards and a further four for pushing the referee in the back after he had [&hellip

Was Zim Vice President Mnangagwa Poisoned?

Was Zim Vice President Mnangagwa Poisoned?

Harare – Rumours were swirling around Zimbabwe late on Saturday that vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa became suddenly ill at a youth rally addressed by President Robert Mugabe in Gwanda, a small town 130km south of second city Bulawayo. And that he was, on Saturday night, flown to hospital in South Africa on a Zimbabwe Airforce [&hellip

​Death Toll In Iran Floods Rises To 13.

​Death Toll In Iran Floods Rises To 13.

The death toll from flash floods in north and northeast of Iran rose to 13 on Monday, while five others are still missing, a rescue official said. Speaking to Tasnim, Head of the Relief and Rescue Organization of the Iranian Red Crescent Society (IRCS) Morteza Salimi said rescuers are vigorously supplying disaster relief aid to [&hellip