By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Manchester City confirm the signing of Serbian centre-back Matija Nastasic from Fiorentina. While 19-year old Nastasic is moving to Manchester, Stefan Savic (21) is moving the other way and joins Fiorentina as part of the deal....
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Spain international Javi Garcia has signed for City for an undisclosed fee from Benfica. More to follow....
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Manchester City have completed the signing of right-back Maicon from Inter Milan for an undisclosed fee. The 31-year-old spent the last six seasons at the Italian giants making 235 appearances and scoring 20 goals. He began his career at Cruziero in 2001 before moving to French side AS Monaco in June...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Ethiopia will bury its longtime powerful prime minister Meles Zenawi on Sunday in the first state funeral staged for a leader of the Horn of Africa nation in more than 80 years. Several African leaders are expected to attend the funeral to pay tribute to Meles, a heavyweight in regional politics sinc...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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Note: This guest article by Bentley Brown is his personal account of meeting the owners of Desta Ethiopian Restaurant, who were found murdered in front of their Dallas home in mid-August. Rani BirchfieldBentley Brown, left, regularly visited Yayehyirad “Yared” Lemma at his Ethiopian restaurant in Dal...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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Ethiopia on Friday assured Kenya of continued co-operation in trade and security after the death of Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who was the country’s key regional ally. Ethiopia’s ambassador in Nairobi, Shemsudin Ahmed Roble said agreements reached between the two countries will not collapse due to ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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DENVER — A man with several aliases who was convicted of killing 101 and torturing many others in his native Ethiopia was hiding out in Denver, according to authorities. Referring to the man as Kefelegn Alemu Worku, Homeland Security Investigators and Immigration Customs Enforcement officers said oth...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 31st, 2012
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By Getahune Bekele In his recent hit titled the black man, Teddy Afro once again captured the soul of the tyrannized nation, and speaking in riddles through his revolutionary songs, delivered the message of change and hope to the Ethiopians with subtlety and genius sophistry.  Despite serving two yea...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Considering that the abduction, enslavement, rape, and trafficking of Coptic Christian girls, especially minors, in Egypt is at an all time high—according to U.S. lawyers, 550 such cases have been documented in the last five years—Egypt’s Constituent Assembly to the Constitution met yesterday to cons...
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Aug 31st, 2012
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A great speech by Marco Rubio, proud moments with Olympians, appearances by Jeb and Newt, and an unusual performance by Clint Eastwood – set all of that aside. This was Mitt Romney’s night, and all who watched, save the far-left media, must have sensed that he shone like a President. Thursday night w...