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Kenya police fire tear gas to disperse election protesters

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa, Kenya, News, World | 0 comments

Kenyan police on Tuesday used tear gas to disperse opposition protesters outside the headquarters of the election commission a month...

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Daunting challenges facing Angola’s new president

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa, News, World | 0 comments

(FILES) This file photo taken on August 19, 2017 shows Angolan President and The People's Movement for the Liberation of Angola...

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Opposition lawmaker docked for calling Kenyan President `son of a dog’

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa, News | 0 comments

Paul Ongiu, popularly known as Baba Owino, was arrested on Monday. The post Opposition lawmaker docked for calling Kenyan President `son...

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Just in: Court dismisses Fani-Kayode’s application for case transfer – Vanguard

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

Vanguard Just in: Court dismisses Fani-Kayode's application for case transferVanguardA Federal High Court in Lagos on Tuesday,...

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Here’s what you need to know about the Cosatu national strike

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Politics, South Africa | 0 comments

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and the South African Communist Party (SACP) are readying for a national strike on...

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Ugandan lawmakers in brawl over ‘life presidency’ bill – Washington Post

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

Belfast Telegraph Ugandan lawmakers in brawl over 'life presidency' billWashington PostKAMPALA, Uganda — A fight broke out in...

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‘FC Hollywood’ nickname back to haunt Bayern

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Football, Sports, Uganda | 0 comments

Berlin, Germany | AFP | Bayern Munich play Paris Saint-Germain away in a blockbuster Champions League clash on Wednesday with the old...

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LIVE: Age Limit on Order Paper, but chaos mars sitting

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Uganda | 0 comments

Uganda Parliament sitting September 26. PHOTO UGANDA PARLIAMENT MEDIA Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT |  A motion seeking leave of...

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Vavi: Only nationalisation can end SA’s job-loss bloodbath

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Politics, South Africa | 0 comments

Saftu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says that as inequality continues to grow, more and more people are demanding a socialist economic...

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Angola swears in Lourenco, first new president for 38 years – Independent

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

Independent Angola swears in Lourenco, first new president for 38 yearsIndependentLuanda, Angola | AFP | Jose Eduardo dos Santos's...

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Plateau governor loses brother – The Punch

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

The Punch Plateau governor loses brotherThe PunchThe Plateau state Government House was on Tuesday thrown into mourning following the...

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Panayiotou trial to resume on Wednesday – Eyewitness News

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

Eyewitness News Panayiotou trial to resume on WednesdayEyewitness NewsPanayiotou, Sinethemba Nenembe and Zolani Sibeko appeared briefly in...

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Gordhan: “Clear the rot, then bail them out” – iAfrica.com

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

iAfrica.com Gordhan: "Clear the rot, then bail them out"iAfrica.comFollowing reports that R100 billion in public funds will be...

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Wenger fumes over gruelling schedule

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Football, Sports, Uganda | 0 comments

London, United Kingdom | AFP | Arsene Wenger has criticised the gruelling schedule that forces Arsenal to play three games in the space of...

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Trump says NFL insults about patriotism, not race

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Politics, Sports, Uganda | 0 comments

Washington, United States | AFP | US President Donald Trump denied stoking racial tensions Monday, insisting his charged comments that...

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Zimbabwe pastor Mawarire pleads not guilty to subversion

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa, Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Evan Mawarire pleaded not guilty Harare, Zimbabwe | AFP | Zimbabwean activist pastor Evan Mawarire pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges...

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Nasa MPs accuse Moses Kuria of plot to revive Mungiki – Daily Nation

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

Daily Nation Nasa MPs accuse Moses Kuria of plot to revive MungikiDaily NationGatundu South MP Moses Kuria (centre) who is accused by some...

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Enugu in the spotlight: 50 years on, the flame of Biafra still burns – The Guardian

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Africa | 0 comments

The Guardian Enugu in the spotlight: 50 years on, the flame of Biafra still burnsThe GuardianLt Col Odumegwu Emeka Ojukwu declares the...

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Daunting challenges facing Angola’s new president

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Politics, Uganda | 0 comments

Luanda, Angola | AFP | Angola’s incoming president Joao Lourenco faces a slew of challenges that include dwindling oil prices,...

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Ex-army chief testifies in Gbagbo trial at ICC

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Uganda, World | 0 comments

Gbagbo is at the ICC. The Hague, Netherlands | AFP | Former army chief Philippe Mangou testified Monday for the first time against...

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