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By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 29th, 2012
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It is quarter-final time at the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup and the first pair of ties pits two favourites for the title, against sides who managed to bounce back from opening defeats. While Japan must get to grips with Asian neighbours Korea Republic, Nigeria will be tackling a Mexico team set...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jun 18th, 2012
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Nairobi – A notice on Korean Air’s website announcing the start of three, weekly non-stop flights from Korea to Kenya is causing anger among Kenyans on social media sites because of the description of Kenyans as indigenous people full of “primitive energy”. Muthui Kariuki, who...
By IndepthAfrica
In Sports
May 10th, 2012
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UAE Rugby face a battle for survival in the HSBC Asian 5 Nations (A5N) Top 5 competition when they take on Kazakhstan at The Sevens on Friday. Kick-off is scheduled for 4pm in what is billed as a relegation battle particularly after South Korea pulled off a 21-19 victory against Hong Kong last week. ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Asia
Dec 26th, 2011
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By Alexander VORONTSOV The death of Kim Jong Il two months before his 70th birthday grabbed the headlines worldwide. False reports of his death had been a recurrent phenomenon, but his passing, when it did happen, came unexpectedly. The communist leader’s death possibly marks a watershed moment...
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Dec 4th, 2011
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South Korea’s state-run Korea Resources Corporation (KORES) has reached a definitive agreement to take part in a large-scale rare earth element development project in South Africa owned by Frontier Rare Earths Ltd. Under the agreement, signed with the Toronto, Ontario-based miner in Johannesbur...
By benim
In East Africa
Jun 27th, 2011
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South Korean President Lee Myung-bak will visit Ethiopia on July 8 according to media reports from South Korea. This will be the first visit to Ethiopia by South Korean President in nearly 30 years. President Lee will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi and expected to discuss and share K...
By benim
In East Africa
Apr 9th, 2011
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Dear Obbo Mallasaa: We have never met. I have no reasons to suspect that you even know I exist. So, let me introduce myself. My name is Malkaa Guutuu. I consider myself liberal on many issues: I don’t subscribe to the concept of race at all (there is only the human race), hold no ill-will […]...