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Volleyball

FIVB confirm cancellation of Volleyball Club World Championships 2020

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World volleyball governing body FIVB announced the cancellation of the FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 on Thursday after the decision was made by...
Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Zimbabwe Ruling Party Says There is No Crisis in the Country

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Neighboring South African ANC delegation visits Harare for high-level talks on attempts to destabilize the SADC region Over the last two decades the western imperialist...
Kenyan Coat of arms

Kenya government says 2020 economic growth to drop to 2.6 percent

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Kenya's economic growth is expected to drop to 2.6 percent in 2020, down from the previous year's 5.4 percent, mainly due to COVID-19,...
Tourists buy local souvenirs in Shibei village, Northwest China’s Qinghai Province. (Photo from www.qhlingwang.com)

2020 Tour Hainan Glider event kicks off in South China

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2020 Tour Hainan Island Flight Contest Glider event opened at the Lingshui Hongjiaoling Aviation Camp, south China's Hainan province on Tuesday. ...
digital skills

AfricaCom and AfricaTech 2020: Digital Playground – a key to Connecting the Next Billion...

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Africans aren’t always looking to connect to the digital world for work or health reasons; a significant motivator is leisure, or ‘timepass’, says Aubrey...
Olam Markets

Digital business breakthrough in Ghana

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First smartphone food B2B App transforms grocery distribution and fuels Olam's digital expansion plans in West Africa ...
malaria

Namibia records 12,507 malaria cases, 40 deaths in 2020

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Namibia's malaria cases this year increased to 12,507 from 2,841 recorded in 2019, according to statistics from the Ministry of Health availed to...
A poster of the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS). (Photo/Official website of China International Fair for Trade in Services)

China to write splendid chapter of openness, cooperation, mutual benefit

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By Guo Jiping The world is facing profound changes unseen in a century, and the changes are accelerating this year, the beginning of the third...
Thato Bame (2nd L) of Botswana's national women football team vies with Abigail Kozik (1st L) of Madagascar's national women football team during the All Africa Games qualifiers in Gaborone, capital of Botswana, March 6, 2015. Botswana advanced to the next round of the All Africa Games qualifiers after knocking out Madagascar 3-2 on aggregate. (Xinhua/Koone Boikaego)

Development of Namibia women’s football dented as all activities for 2020 shelved

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The Namibia Football Association (NFA) Girls Youth Leagues and other healthy lifestyle activities have been canceled for the rest of the year, amid the...
Mozambique Lng Map

Southern Africa Region Calls for Solidarity with Mozambique

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Rebel group operating in the north of the country threatens population and natural gas resources Over the last several months the security situation in...
Naana Blu

Naana Blu to storm Ghana with her maiden EP, “This Is Highlife”

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Musician and Songwriter NaaNa Blu who is signed to the Quophimens Musiq Label, has posted on her social media platforms @naanabluonline that she will...
The report says elephants could face extinction if the current rate of poaching continues

Tanzania promotes 1,800 rangers to fight poaching

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Tanzania's wildlife conservation watchdog on Tuesday promoted 1,800 rangers to various ranks to motivate them in the fight against poaching. Fredrick Ambwene,...
tobacco

Zimbabwe’s 2020 tobacco marketing season ends amid sales slump

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By Tafara Mugwara Zimbabwe's 2020 tobacco marketing season came to an end on Monday with about 77 million kg...
Kotoka International Airport

International flights to Ghana resume September 1, 2020

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Ghana will on Tuesday September 1, 2020, open its air borders to international travel, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announced Sunday. Thus, the Kotoka International...
jobless

Italy loses over 700,000 jobs in first five months of 2020 – INPS

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At least 742,000 private-sector jobs were lost in Italy in the first five months of 2020 compared with the same period in 2019, the...
Japan's Misaki Matsutomo (bottom L) and Ayaka Takahashi (C) celebrate winning a point during the women's doubles quarterfinal match with China's Chen Qingchen (top R) and Jia Yifan (top L) at All England Badminton 2020 in Birmingham, Britain on March 13, 2020. (Photo by Tim Ireland/Xinhua)

2020 badminton calendar shrinks further due to COVID-19

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The 2020 badminton tournament calendar has been further adjusted with most World Tour events dropped due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, the Badminton World Federation...
Mali Coup Was Stated By Mutinous Soldiers On April Nyt Photo

Instability in Mali Caused by Imperialist Foreign Policy

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Military mutiny results in the detention of president, prime minister and other officials A mutiny by lower-ranking military officers on August 18 in the West...
Tweneboa Kodua Senior High School

South Africa’s tertiary institutions to end 2020 academic year in February 2021

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As the risk of COVID-19 still remains, South Africa's tertiary institutions' 2020 academic year will only be completed in 2021, Higher Education, Science and...
U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive aboard Air Force One after returning from a two-day trip to India, at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland, U.S., February 26, 2020. REUTERS/Al Drago

U.S. first lady wades into 2020 battle in RNC speech at White House

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U.S. first lady Melania Trump waded into the 2020 presidential battle between her husband, sitting President Donald Trump, and former Vice President Joe...
Brexit-dice

Brits across Europe “financially fearful” of no-deal Brexit

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The majority of the estimated 1.8 million Britons living in the European Union are “increasingly financially fearful – and rightly so” over the rising...
“Proponents of the New Paradigm in Africa have a new milestone to celebrate, with the opening of a new segment of the Mombasa-Kisumu Standard Gauge Rail (SGR) line in Kenya. On October 16, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta led a celebration to open Segment 2A, a 120 kilometer (75 mile) extension from the capital (and current terminus) of Nairobi, to Naivasha, a large town northwest of the capital. Opening of this—admittedly rather short—segment nonetheless brings the SGR project one step closer to its planned destination: Kampala, the capital city of neighboring, landlocked Uganda.”

Kenya’s financial inclusion hits 83 percent – report

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The national access to financial inclusion in Kenya has hit 82.9 percent, an improvement from 26.7 percent in a decade, a new report released...
Donald Trump

Trump nominated for second term at 2020 Republican National Convention

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U.S. President Donald Trump was nominated for a second term on Monday at the 2020 Republican National Convention (RNC) in Charlotte, North Carolina, which...
TOKYO, March 25, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People wearing masks walk past a countdown clock no longer showing the days left until the opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan on March 25, 2020. Organizers of the Tokyo Olympic Games (Tokyo 2020) will set up task force to resolve the issues arising after the postponement of the Olympic and Paralympic Games. (Xinhua/Du Xiaoyi)

Tokyo 2020 marks one year until delayed Paralympics

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Tokyo 2020 organizers marked one year to go until the opening of the delayed Paralympic Games in a simple manner on Monday amid concerns...
Trump

2020 Republican National Convention underway in Charlotte to formally nominate Trump

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The first day of the 2020 Republican National Convention (RNC) is underway in Charlotte, North Carolina on Monday. The RNC's main business,...
Africa Union Extremely Important Campaign

Africa Union Launches an Extremely Important Campaign

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H.E. Amira Elfadil Mohammed, Commissioner for Social Affairs, African Union Commission; H.E. Dr Amani Abou-Zeid, Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy; and Dr John Nkengasong,...
Taiwan

Taiwan’s population expected to decline in 2020

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Taiwan's total population may decline in 2020 due to a falling birth rate, two years earlier than a previous forecast, according to the island's...
Ahmed Boakye Receives Keys

Ghana Most Strongest 2020, Ahmed Boakye Receives Keys To His Car

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After working very hard to claim the title as Ghana Most Strongest 2020, Ahmed Boakye from Kumasi in the Ashanti Region has got his...
Detroit Demolition Program Expropriated Federal Funding Designed To Assist Residents Wxyz Photo

Cities Need Bailouts Not More Usurious Bond Schemes

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Detroit and other municipalities will be further impoverished as political leaders seek to impose austerity On August 14, the final abandoned home was demolished with...
Bodybuilding Man Ghana

Man Ghana 2020 Comes Up On November 7, 2020

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The executive council of the Ghana Bodybuilding and Fitness Association, (GBFA) has agreed on November 7, 2020 as the date for the nation’s biggest...
Israeli health ministry

ISRAEL SAFED COVID-19 HOSPITAL DRILL

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Medical workers take part in a drill ahead of the re-opening of the COVID-19 department at Ziv hospital in Safed, Israel, July 9, 2020....