Central African Republic joins intl bamboo organization His Dark Materials author Philip Pullman to judge story contest Egypt records no illegal immigration case since 2016: President China sends 165 peacekeepers to South Sudan China sends 165 peacekeepers to South Sudan S. African police arrest suspect in killing of prominent politician S. African police arrest suspect in killing of prominent politician Zimbabwe declares cholera outbreak in capital city state of emergency Illegal immigration on agenda of Merkel's Algeria visit Cameroon troops kill 15 armed separatist fighters in crisis-hit region Kenyan expert lauds FOCAC summit for achieving tangible results Exporting sci-fi beyond imagination South Sudan's Kiir invites rebel chiefs to Juba as gesture of peace China-Zimbabwe cooperation to continue flourishing Kenyan varsity inks deal with Chinese firm to build cancer institute 11 killed, over 30 injured in S. Africa bus crash South Sudan's Kiir invites rebel chiefs to Juba as gesture of peace African foreign ministers meet over AU reform Leaders laud ex-UN chief Kofi Annan at Ghana state funeral