By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 25th, 2014
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A circulating story suggests that money acquired from the sale of Malawi‘s presidential jet cannot be traced. I’m talking a whole U$D15, 000, 000. Okay, so let me get this straight: President Bingu wa Mutharika, DPP, diverted DFID funds to procure a presidential jet without authorisation....
By IAfrica
In Malawi
Feb 25th, 2014
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The Malawi Electoral Commission would like to give a response and a clarification on some issues that were raised and misrepresented in the article “PP, DPP and MEC; Malawi’s dysfunctional bedfellows”  by Mr Tom Likambale. In the article Mr Likambale bundled PP, DPP and ME...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 25th, 2014
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Ukraine’s parliament voted on Tuesday to send fugitive President Viktor Yanukovich to the International Criminal Court, while his acting successor expressed concern about “signs of separatism” in Russian-speaking Crimea. By Timothy Heritage and Natalia Zinets....
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In Nigeria News Feed
Feb 25th, 2014
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If you are a tennis buff, then the Lagos Country Club, Ikeja, is the place to be right now. Reason: Tennis aficionados, as well as educated enthusiasts have all gathered at the club to savour the best of the game at club level with a Lagos-based company, Rainoil Nigeria Limited picking the bills. Tag...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 25th, 2014
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The past two weeks of the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry have seen detectives hauled over the coals and struggling to defend themselves for not delivering dockets to court and failing to investigate adequately serious and violent crimes such as rape, murder and gang violence. Plus it’s not l...
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In Nigeria News Feed
Feb 25th, 2014
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•Swap deal was transparently done, says NNPC Nigeria is losing about $8 billion yearly through a swap agreement entered into by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), it was revealed yesterday. The revelation was sequel to the joint House of Representatives Committees of Petroleum (...
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In Nigeria News Feed
Feb 25th, 2014
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Benue State Governor Gabriel Suswam, yesterday canvassed fresh funding options for state universities if they must compete in the global knowledge arena as “world class universities”. Suswam spoke in Minna, the Niger State capital, as guest lecturer at the Third Biennial Conference of Pro...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 25th, 2014
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BlackBerry Ltd unveiled a new, cheaper touchscreen smartphone and a “classic” model with a keyboard on Tuesday, as it tries to stem losses and win back once-devoted security-conscious business and government users. By Paul Sandle and Euan Rocha....
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Feb 25th, 2014
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Mt. Gox, once the world’s biggest bitcoin exchange, abruptly stopped trading on Tuesday and its chief executive said the business was at “a turning point,” sparking concerns about the future of the unregulated virtual currency. By Ruairidh Villar, Sophie Knight and Brett Wolf....
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Feb 25th, 2014
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Leaders of the Labour Party (LP) from three states in the Southwest yesterday stormed the party secretariat in Ibadan to protest the alleged hijacking of party structure by defectors from opposition parties. They announced that they have headed to court to reclaim their mandates. Party leaders from O...