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By IAfrica
In Zimbabwe
Apr 24th, 2014
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Statement by the Alternative Minister for Industry and Commerce, Hon Dr. Tapiwa Mashakada The MDC alternative Cabinet continues to express its utter disgust and concern at the failure of the Zanu PF administration to resuscitate industry, eight months after forming a sham government. At the core of t...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Apr 24th, 2014
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Elections 2014 Thursday 24 April 2014 – 7:52pm CAPE TOWN - Leader of the newly formed Patriotic Alliance Gayton Mackenzi insists that his scathing open letter to Julius Malema was not an election stunt.  The leader of the new party reiterated his honest concern for the country under M...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Apr 24th, 2014
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JOHANNESBURG – A shack used as an ANC branch office was set alight at Nkaneng informal settlement in Wonderkop near Marikana on Thursday, police said. “Police are investigating a case of arson. The shack is reported to have been used as an office for a political party,” said Colonel...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2014
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… For Osun, Ekiti guber elections too The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the Temporary Voter Cards will not be used for the upcoming governorship elections as well as the 2015 general election. The commission also announced that it has issued over one million Permane...
By Precious Igbonwelundu
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2014
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No fewer than 10 persons including teenagers on Thursday sustained varying degrees of injury following the collapse of a two-storey building in Lagos. The incident, which occurred at 11 San Beach Lane, off Longe Street, Oworonshoki, affected the building which was still under construction around 11am...
By IAfrica
In Somali
Apr 24th, 2014
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Mogadishu (Somalicurrent) – Presidential Spokesman as well as President Hassan’s Special advisor Eng. Abdirahman Omer Osman (Yariso’o) has officially resigned from his post, according to Barkulan, a Somali website. Former spokesman Omer didn’t give any specific details on the ...
By IAfrica
In South Africa
Apr 24th, 2014
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South Africa Thursday 24 April 2014 – 7:12pm PRETORIA – Sixty-six people were injured when two buses collided in Laudium, Pretoria, on Thursday. The injuries ranged from moderate to serious, Netcare911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said. “All the injured people are currently being tre...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2014
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Well, Oprah recently got a court order to remove her from her mansion leaving her homeless so she’s looking for ways to get back at the billionaire by talking to the press and spilling family secrets. In a recent interview with UK Daily Mail, Barbara Vernon, 66, who was married to Oprah’s...
By IAfrica
In Sudan
Apr 24th, 2014
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Darfur civil society organisations have sharply criticised Sudanese officials and ministers for praising the efforts of the Rapid Support Forces (RSF) in fighting rebels. In a press conference in Khartoum on Wednesday a coalition of 12 Darfuri civil society organisations launched a scathing attack on...
By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 24th, 2014
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The TIME magazine has named the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in the 2014 TIME 100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The Minister is listed in the “Leaders” category of the respected list, along with ...