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Equatorial Guinea faces elections as current president seeks an extension to his 43 year rule

Umamah Bakharia | ub@radioislam.co.za 2 min read 22 November 2022 | 11:00 CAT Preliminary election results released by Equatorial Guinea’s government show the ruling party winning over 99% of votes counted in presidential, legislative, and municipal elections held on...

Humanitarian aid enters Tigray after a ceasefire agreement confirmed between Ethiopian gov & TPLF

Umamah Bakharia | ub@radioislam.co.za 2 min read 18 November 2022 | 10:40 CAT The first humanitarian aid convoys have entered Ethiopia's Tigray region after a truce between the Ethiopian government and the Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) put an end to a war...

Uganda to receive Ebola trial vaccine from Merck as cases climb

Umamah Bakharia | ub@radioislam.co.za 2 min read 15 November 2022 | 12:00 CAT Global pharmaceutical giant Merck says it's ready to ship 100,000 doses of an experimental vaccine to assist Uganda in its fight against the Ebola outbreak.     Previously, the...

Kenyan Airways CEO looks to replace striking pilots over wage disputes

Umamah Bakharia | ub@radioislam.co.za 2 min read 8 November 2022 | 13:00 CAT Kenya Airways is recruiting new pilots after its current pilots embarked on a strike from Saturday due to disputes over pension contributions and the illegal dismissal of pilots.  ...
The Africa Report

The Africa Report

Neelam Rahim | neelam@radioislam.co.za 4 min read | 9:14 am CAT Speaking to Radio Islam International on this week's Africa Report, Senior Research Fellow at Africa Asia Dialogues Ebrahim Thembisa Fakude focuses on the developments in Uganda, Kenya, Nigeria, Lesotho...

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The Africa Report

The Africa Report

Neelam Rahim | neelam@radioislam.co.za 4 min read | 21:00 pm CAT In this week’s edition of the Africa Report, Radio Islam International discussed with Dr Emmanuel Matambo, Research Director at the University of Johannesburg's Centre for Africa-China Studies (CACS)....

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