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Daily news headlines from Africa and the Caribbean aggregated from various news sources worldwide, and organized by countries and topics.

African Headlines

Adama Barrow: Gambia politics 'fragile' but progressing
The system was "polluted" with bad laws but things are improving, says the country's president. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/23/18 7:35 AM
Africans tackle Hong Kong prejudice with football
A team of African asylum seekers, All Black FC, hope football can change their lives in Hong Kong. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 11:28 PM
PFA Player of the Year 2017-18: Liverpool's Mohamed Salah wins
Liverpool and Egypt forward Mohamed Salah wins the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Year award for 2017-18. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 11:03 PM
Egypt's Salah is UK's PFA Player of the Year
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah is voted the PFA Player of the Year for 2017-18, with Leroy Sane picking up the young player award www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 10:19 PM
Dramatic Napoli winner puts pressure on Juve
Napoli are right back in Serie A title contention thanks to Kalidou Koulibaly's dramatic late header in their game with Juventus. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 8:53 PM
Arsene Wenger's African legacy after 22 years at Arsenal
As Arsene Wenger prepares to leave Arsenal after 22 years, he leaves a legacy of signing and nurturing some of Africa's top stars. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 4:49 PM
London Marathon: Kenyans Kipchoge and Cheruiyot celebrate double win
Marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge win his third title, while Vivian Cheruiyot won the women's race. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 1:06 PM
Zamalek appoint ex-Tottenham manager Christian Gross as new coach
Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Christian Gross is appointed as the new head coach of Egyptian giants Zamalek on a two-year deal. www.bbc.co.uk | 4/22/18 12:50 PM

Caribbean Headlines

May Apologizes to Caribbeans Living in Britain for Decades
The British government’s strict immigration rules are threatening its longtime “Windrush” Caribbean Commonwealth citizens. www.nytimes.com | 4/17/18 6:25 PM
British PM apologises to Caribbean countries

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May Tuesday publicly apologised to Caribbean countries as she met with Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders to discuss the situation of pre-1971 Caribbean undocumented...

www.nationnews.com | 4/17/18 3:30 PM
CARICOM leaders hold wide-ranging discussions with US Vice President

LIMA, Peru – Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, says his country remains interested in the Caribbean and Latin America. Pence made the disclosure as he met with leaders from the Caribbean...

www.nationnews.com | 4/16/18 2:00 PM
Caribbean mayors see Kingston as pacesetter after 145 years
After three days of discourse, participants in the first Caribbean Conference of Mayors, held at the University of the West Indies, Mona Regional Headquarters, have agreed in principle on a template for strengthening local governance at the regional... jamaica-gleaner.com | 4/13/18 5:00 AM
Brexit worry for Caribbean

Trade and access to the European Union Development Fund after Britain exits the European Union are top concerns for the Caribbean. They are the two issues that British High Commissioner Janet Douglas...

www.nationnews.com | 4/13/18 2:55 AM
Port-of-Spain mayor backs regional integration - Jamaica and Trinidad must take lead
English-speaking Caribbean peoples share more than cricket and an ideal geographic space, says Mayor of Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, Joel Martinez, who has urged that the shared history be used to push for full regional integration through the Caribbean... jamaica-gleaner.com | 4/12/18 5:00 AM
Michael Caine joins his wife in Caribbean as he uses walking frame
The wintry weather from the Beast Of The East couldn't keep Michael Caine, 85, from enjoying the warmer climes in the Caribbean on Thursday. www.dailymail.co.uk | 4/7/18 1:13 PM
CDB to fund programme to increase social resilience to natural disasters

The Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) says it will fund a programme to enhance capacity for mental health and psychosocial support in disaster management in the Caribbean. “Despite the...

www.nationnews.com | 3/24/18 10:00 PM