Kenya: She-Goat Gives Birth to ‘Human’ Kid

A she-goat belonging to one of Bugengi residents yesterday gave birth to a kid with a human-like face. The villagers flocked the home of the goat owner, Benta Anyongo to take a glimpse of the abnormal creature. The kid had a head and skin similar to that of a person. Anyongo yesterday told the press that she bought the goat at a nearby market a few More...

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Congo-Kinshasa: Goma Running Out of Space for DRC’s Displaced

Bulengo — If the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) North Kivu capital of Goma were a hotel, there would be a sign hanging on the door with the words “sorry – no vacancies.” From the More...

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Congo-Kinshasa: Displaced Flee Fighting to Goma

Bulengo — If the Democratic Republic of Congo’s (DRC) North Kivu capital of Goma were a hotel, there would be a sign hanging on the door with the words “sorry – no vacancies.” From the More...

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Zimbabwe: Mugabe’s Grand Exit Plan

Harare — PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe, who was sworn in yesterday in Harare for another five-year term after his controversial re-election in what was initially billed to be a historic occasion, has a plan to manage More...

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Liberia: Newspaper Shut Down

PHOTO ESSAY: Front Page Managing Editor Rodney Sieh Arrested The offices of the FrontPageAfrica Newspaper was shut down at about 10:45 AM local time this morning. The closure comes a few days after the Publisher More...

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Somalia: Easy Prey – Victims of Sexual Violence in Somalia

Civil war raged in Somalia for more than 20 years. Peace is slowly returning but rape is still commonplace, especially in refugee camps in Mogadishu. Aid agencies help women to break their silence. The walls are More...

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Madagascar: Political Crisis, Population Growth Threaten Biodiversity

The Indian Ocean island of Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot with 80 per cent of its animal species unique to the country. But the political upheaval brought on by a coup in 2009 is having knock-on environmental More...

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Madagascar: Political Crisis, Population Growth Threaten Madagascar’s Biodiversity

The Indian Ocean island of Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot with 80 per cent of its animal species unique to the country. But the political upheaval brought on by a coup in 2009 is having knock-on environmental More...

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Madagascar: Election Date Set, Key Candidates Barred

Photo: Midi Madagasikara Members of the Special Electoral Court, which has barred nine candidates from the October elections, among them the current ruler Andry Rajoelina – who seized power from President More...

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Uganda: Anti-Mosquito ‘Invisibility’ Patch Set for Trial

A patch designed to make people ‘invisible’ to disease-transmitting mosquitoes may soon undergo field trials in Uganda. The Kite Patch is a small sticker for clothes that works by disrupting mosquitoes’ More...