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717 women benefit from obstetric fistula repairs countrywide

Thandeka Moyo-Ndlovu, Health Reporter A TOTAL of 717 women have benefited from obstetric fistula repairs countrywide amid reports that 20 doctors have been trained to...

Visual arts Curio traders bleed from suspension of tourism

Lance Chigodo, Chronicle Reporter The COVID-19 lock down which was recently indefinitely extended has adversely affected informal visual arts, curio and antiques traders whose market...

Govt donates 200 piglets to youth farmers

Mthabisi Tshuma, Business Correspondent GOVERNMENT has donated 200 piglets to the Youth in Agriculture Apex Council Board (YAACB) as part of efforts to increase pork...

Rwanda deploys hi-tech robots in fight against Covid-19

Rwanda has deployed five hi-tech robots for use at hospitals to help control the spread of the novel coronavirus in the small East...

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Malaysia torches nearly four tonnes of ivory

KUALA LUMPUR. – Malaysia on Wednesday torched nearly four tonnes of elephant tusks and ivory products as part of an effort to stop smugglers...

Rwanda announces capture of rebel group leader

KIGALI. — Rwanda has detained Callixte Nsabimana alias Sankara, who claims to be the head of Rwanda rebel group National Liberation Force (NLF), Rwanda...

Trump seeks to designate Muslim Brotherhood a terror group: NYT

WASHINGTON. – The Trump administration is reportedly seeking to issue an order that would designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a “foreign terrorist organisation”, the...

JUST IN: SA pledges three bridges

Sydney Kawadza Mash West Bureau ChiefThe South African government has pledged to rebuild three bridges in areas ravaged by Cyclone Idai in March this...

Venezuela’s Guaidó accused of coup attempt by government

BBC NEWS Venezuelan authorities say they are putting down a small coup attempt after opposition leader Juan Guaidó announced he was in the “final phase”...

Sri Lanka bans face veils following Easter bombings

COLOMBO. – Sri Lanka has imposed a ban on women wearing face coverings in public in the wake of the Easter Sunday terror atrocities. The ruling...

Britons opt for non-EU holidays in face of Brexit impasse: Thomas Cook

LONDON. – British holidaymakers are favouring destinations outside the European Union after repeated delays to Brexit discouraged travelers from booking early and prompted them to...

Voting proceeds in India’s election as fourth round begins

NEW DELHI. – Billionaires and Bollywood stars took their turn with Mumbai’s slum dwellers on Monday to vote in India’s marathon election as Prime...

S. Sudan says its oil is flowing freely despite port strike

PORT SUDAN. – South Sudan’s oil minister said on Monday that the country’s oil was flowing smoothly and problems with importing chemicals for drilling,...

S. Sudan rebel group says no return to war

JUBA. — South Sudan’s main rebel group Sudan People’s Liberation Army-in Opposition (SPLA-IO) said Monday that they have no intention to return to war...

Tanzania not to ban use of artificial nails, eyelashes: minister

DAR ES SALAAM. — Tanzanian authorities said on Monday they will not impose a ban on the use of artificial nails and eyelashes after...

Scientists to grow human organs in pigs for transplantation

TOKYO. — Scientists at the University of Tokyo plan to use human stem cells to grow pancreases in pigs for transplantation, Kyodo News reported...