Sunday 20 August 2017
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Top Theme: HEALTH


World’s first child hand transplant a ‘success’

Washington -The first child in the world to undergo a double hand transplant is now able to write, feed and dress himself, doctors said...


Suspected diarrhoea kills 279 people in Sudan: UN

Khartoum – At least 279 people have died and thousands sickened in Sudan from suspected acute diarrhoea since August, UN agencies...

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Ebola in DRC’s isolated far north ‘a logistical challenge’

Kinshasa – An Ebola outbreak in a remote region in Democratic Republic of Congo’s far north poses a logistical challenge for...

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Hepatitis E outbreak kills 25 in Niger refugee camp

Niamey – Bad water and hygiene have led to an epidemic of hepatitis E that has killed 25 people over several months in a refugee camp...


Ghana and two African countries selected for world’s first Malaria vaccine pilot

Ghana and two other African countries – Kenya and Malawi – have been selected to take part in a WHO-coordinated pilot implementation...


Somalia cholera outbreak spreading quickly

Mogadishu – The World Health Organisation says a cholera outbreak in Somalia has grown to more than 25 000 cases this year alone and...

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Challenges to the Spirit of Modern Hajj

There was a time when people would spend months and months preparing themselves financially and spiritually to live the real meaning of...


Abu Dhabi mosque named after Mary, mother of Jesus

A mosque in the capital of the United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi was renamed on Wednesay to “Mariam Umm Eisa” – meaning mother of Jesus...


Millions of Muslims converge on Grand Mosque in Makkah for ‘Night of Power’

MILLIONS of Muslims from around the world as well as other parts of the Kingdom converged on the Grand Mosque in Makkah and the Prophet’s...

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House of Allah is open for all nationalities

MAKKAH — Umrah pilgrims and visitors to the Grand Mosque in Makkah refuted rumors being circulated by some malicious media to belittle...


Changing our objectives this Ramadan

Each Ramadan is a new opportunity to gain rewards from Allah. How can we maximize our Ramadan this year; or how can we benefit most from...


The other side of the Prophet’s story in Taif

When Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) called the people to Islam in Makkah, he was opposed by the leaders of the tribes of Quraysh. The...

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The largest, most exquisite Mosque in the United State of America


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HERE’S HOPING: Zimbabwe tobacco farmer Godfrey Chirau holds a sample of his crop during the opening of the selling season in Harare....


HARD WORK: Sand diggers on the river in the Kombe district of Brazzaville

HARD WORK: Sand diggers are seen loading trucks at a quarry on the banks of the Congo river in the Kombe district of Brazzaville -AFP

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SUPPORT:African Cup of Nations qualification between Egypt and Nigeria

SUPPORT: Supporters attend the African Cup of Nations qualification match between Egypt and Nigeria in Kaduna -AFP


Ban Ki-moon tour in Africa

GOODBYE: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon delivers waves from the UN airplane before departing from Juba airport as part of his tour in...

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Uganda’s president Yoweri Museveni addresses supporters during a rally of the ruling National Resistance Movement party at Kololo...

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