Austria

By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 26th, 2013
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Embassy telephone lines commercialised, call and pay “We should have our missions well-funded. We say we are the giant of Africa but if you can’t fund missions, you are not.” Senate President, David Mark According to the information displayed on the Nigerian Embassy website in Vienna, with the headli...
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In Ethiopia
Jan 21st, 2013
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Ethiopia’s Haile Gebrselassie, one of the greatest athletes of all time, will return to the Austrian capital and compete in the half marathon, which will be staged parallel to the Vienna City Marathon on 14 April, according to the online RaceNewsService. The 39 year-old has won the OMV Champion...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 10th, 2013
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Ethiopian police have arrested two men suspected of involvement in the murder of an Austrian rafter shot dead during an apparent robbery of his travel group, an official from the force said on Thursday. The 27-year-old man was killed as he camped on the banks of the Blue Nile river on Sunday in a rem...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 8th, 2013
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A 27-year-old Austrian tourist was killed in northern Ethiopia when his group was attacked during a whitewater rafting trip on the Nile, Austria’s foreign ministry said Monday. The attack occurred on Sunday near Bahir Dar, 550 kilometres northwest of the capital Addis Ababa, ministry spokesman ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Dec 20th, 2012
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“I have declared war already today, … this is too much and unacceptable” NANCA president - “The Nigerian ambassador has neglected the Nigerians” NANCA vice president”. All is not well between Nigerians in Austria and their embassy, and when a kingdom is divided against itself,...
By IndepthAfrica
In South Africa
Sep 25th, 2012
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By Nthambeleni Gabara South African cultures have influenced each other even at a time when racial domination was scarring the country’s landscape, says Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe. Addressing hundreds of South Africans gathered at the main national Heritage Day celebrations at the Danie Kuys ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Sports
Apr 8th, 2012
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David Ferrer handed holders Spain a place in the Davis Cup semi-finals on Sunday after beating Jurgen Melzer 7-5, 6-3, 6-3 to give the hosts an unassailable 3-1 lead over Austria in their World Group quarter-final tie. Spain — who prevailed despite the absence of world number two Rafael Nadal &...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Dec 21st, 2011
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Recently nominated by TuttoSport as one of the best youngsters in football, the Austrian international with Nigeria heritage David Alaba has scooped a bigger prize. On Tuesday, the 19-year-old midfielder was named as the 2011 Austrian Footballer of the Year, the youngest player to win the award since...
By benim
In Lifestyle
Dec 1st, 2011
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Becoming a mother is a turning point for many women. But it seems it may be more of a turn off for their husbands. A third of women bringing up children believe the man in their life no longer finds them attractive. And almost half accused their husbands of ‘forgetting’ who they were since they [&hel...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 19th, 2011
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Vienna – Austria on Monday detained 16 Somali nationals for illegally entering the country, police said. The 10 men and six women, aged 17 to 32, arrived by bus from Greece with the help of human traffickers who managed to flee, police in the eastern state of Burgenland said. The traffickers we...