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JERRY RAWLINGS: GHANA’S TOWERING FORMER LEADER DIES AGED 73

Jerry Rawlings, who died Thursday aged 73, was a hulking figure who towered over West…

HEALTH SECRETARY WARNS OF LONG-TERM EFFECTS OF COVID-19 AS NEW FILM RELEASED

New data suggests long COVID affects around 10% of 18-49 year olds who become unwell…

COMMUNITY VOICES AND WELL-KNOWN FACES GET BEHIND NHS PUSH TO URGE BLACK PEOPLE TO PREVENT OR DELAY TYPE 2 DIABETES

Well known community voices including TV personality and celebrity chef Levi Roots, singer, songwriter and…

‘CAME TO KILL’: SURVIVOR RECALLS NIGERIA PROTEST SHOOTING

She hasn't been able to sleep for a week and at first wanted just "to…

GUINEA HIT BY DEADLY POST-ELECTION VIOLENCE

Nine people, including one police officer, have died in the West African state of Guinea,…

20 KILLED BY ‘BANDITS’ IN NORTHWEST NIGERIA

Gunmen stormed a village in northwest Nigeria killing 20 people in the latest attack by…

NIGERIA PROTESTERS TELL OF ‘TERRIBLE’ SHOOTING

Nothing is left of the party atmosphere that filled the protest ground in the centre…

NIGERIA UNREST SPREADS AFTER SHOOTING OF PROTESTERS

Buildings in Nigeria's main city of Lagos were torched on Wednesday and sporadic clashes erupted…

PHE LAUNCHES NEW MENTAL HEALTH CAMPAIGN TO SUPPORT CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE AND THEIR PARENTS

Most families have experienced upheaval in their daily lives during the pandemic. With children and…