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In Senegal Chinas President Xi Pledges Stronger Africa Ties

DAKAR – China’s President Xi Jinping pledged during a visit to Senegal on Saturday to strengthen economic ties with Africa, a continent already awash with...

China President Xi Welcomed In Senegal At Start Of Africa Trip

DAKAR – China’s President Xi Jinping arrived in Senegal on Saturday for a two-day visit to sign bilateral deals, the first leg of an Africa tour at time when...

Migrant Charity Files Manslaughter Complaint Against Cargo Ship Libya

PALMA DE MALLORCA, Spain – The charity Proactiva Open Arms has filed a complaint, including of involuntary manslaughter, with the Spanish police against a cargo...

Zimbabwes President Courts White Voters Ahead Of Election

HARARE – Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa addressed a crowd of white voters on Saturday in an attempt improve relations ahead of a July 30 election, a...

Eritrea Appoints First Ambassador To Ethiopia In Two Decades

NAIROBI – Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighboring Ethiopia in two decades, the government said on Saturday, as the former foes pushed on with a...

Athletics Chepkoech Shatters World Record On Fast Night In Monaco

MONTE CARLO – Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech obliterated the world record in the women’s 3,000 meters steeplechase by more than eight seconds in a stunning...

Golf South Africans Thrive At Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland – Erik van Rooyen proved steadier swinging his golf clubs than holding them as he remained in contention in the British Open second round on...

Golf Zach Attack Tames Cold And Wet Carnoustie

CARNOUSTIE, Scotland – Zach Johnson often gets confused with his namesake, world number one Dustin, but there was absolutely no mistaking which of the two was...

Athletics Kenyas Chepkoech Smashes Womens Steeplechase World Record

MONTE CARLO – Kenya’s Beatrice Chepkoech smashed the world record in the women’s 3,000 meters steeplechase with a time of eight minutes 44.32 seconds...

Ivory Coast Government Faces Collapse In Coalition Row

ABIDJAN – Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara’s government faced collapse on Friday after his junior coalition partner said it had expelled party members...