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Sudan welcomes Mike Pompeo comments on ending terror listing

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Sudan’s government has welcomed remarks from US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week that he would like to delist Sudan as a state sponsor...
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Families seek justice for Sudan’s slain anti-Bashir plotters

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After decades of searching for their loved ones’ remains, the families of slain Sudanese officers who attempted a coup against strongman Omar al-Bashir are demanding...
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One killed in Sudan as thousands rally for faster reform

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One person was killed and several others injured during largely peaceful demonstrations in Sudan on Tuesday, a government spokesman said, as tens of thousands of...
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Sudan says three jailed Bashir aides have coronavirus

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Sudanese authorities said Wednesday that three former senior aides to ousted president Omar Hassan al-Bashir have caught the novel coronavirus in prison. Former officials Ali...
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Ghana overtakes Nigeria as coronavirus death toll hits 2,223 in Africa

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The Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has said that there are now 60,657 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 53 countries...
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Ghana tops coronavirus cases in West Africa after easing lockdown

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Ghana has the highest number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in West Africa. According to data obtained from the World Health Organisation, no fewer than...
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UNECA: Africa will lose $65 billion to full lockdown

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Mr Stephen Karingi, Director, Regional Trade and Integration, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), says African economy will lose 65 billion dollars if there...
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Coronavirus exposes gaping holes in Africa’s health systems

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African nations are facing a surge of COVID-19 cases with less than one intensive care bed and one ventilator per 100,000 people, a Reuters survey...
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IFAD: We must act now to prevent African ‘health crisis from becoming a food crisis’

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International Fund for Agricultural Development Africa must move swiftly to prevent a looming food crunch caused by coronavirus disruption for small-scale producers, the head of...
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Coronavirus: Group urges African governments to mobilise against tobacco industry

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Tobacco multinationals are using the COVID-19 crisis to engage in activities that either help clean their image or challenge governments for restricting or banning the...