African diaspora cheer on Doha athletics championships

Dozens of African running fans lined Doha's seafront to glimpse their countrymen vie for gold in the World Athletics Championships men's marathon, singing loudly and brandishing national ... Continue Reading →

Mali President Dismisses Coup Speculation

BAMAKO - Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita on Sunday rejected as speculation talk of a military coup after recent jihadist attacks left dozens of soldiers dead.Keita said lessons ... Continue Reading →

Fresher, more flowery scent to be unveiled by Seychellois perfume maker

To celebrate 30 years of productions, a local perfumery in Seychelles -- North East Point Enterprises -- is getting ready to launch a new perfume under its 'Kreolfleurage' brand, which ... Continue Reading →

South African public broadcaster to get $211 mln government bailout

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa's cash-strapped public broadcaster will get a 3.2 billion rand government bailout, but will need to meet preconditions including identifying assets to sell, ... Continue Reading →