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Choking on diesel costs, Somali firm turns to solar for cheaper power
Egypt's wealth fund to develop Cairo Citadel district into tourist destination
Nigerian Senate approves president's request for $5.5 bln in external borrowing
Comedians across Nigeria are hoping laughter could be the best medicine, as they work coronavirus health advice into their routines. Angela Ukomadu reports.
Moi, Kenyan strongman who presided over rampant graft, dies
The failure of #Nigeria ’s president to appoint a cabinet four months after winning a second term has stymied the country’s stock market, prompted foreign investors to trim holdings and threatened growth prospects for Africa’s largest economy.
Coronavirus test kits used in Tanzania were dismissed as faulty by President John Magufuli on Sunday, because he said they had returned positive results on samples taken from a goat and a pawpaw. @ebiryabarema reports.
#Cameroon separatist leader taken into custody in #Nigeria - sources