Malaysia

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Mar 8th, 2014
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A Malaysia Airlines flight carrying 239 people, including two Canadians, lost contact on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Malaysia Airlines loses contact with plane Malaysia Airlines says it has lost contact with a plane carrying 239 people on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. KUALA LUMPUR,...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 19th, 2013
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We are astonished to find that The Punch, a national newspaper, can publish an editorial that is so ignorant, malicious and defamatory (“Jonathan, Okonjo-Iweala, and waivers”, The Punch Editorial, Monday 18 November, 2013). We know the antecedents of this newspaper, but this recent editorial truly be...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 1st, 2013
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By Muhammed Abdullahi Tosin Almost half of the world’s population, comprising over three billion people, is extremely poor, surviving on less than 2.5 dollars a day, according to the Global Issues. UNICEF holds that 22,000 children die each day in some poor remote villages on the planet. Perhaps more...
By IndepthAfrica
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Nov 8th, 2012
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By Ogyakromian, Kweku Tuesday 30th October 2012 was another landmark in the development of our democratic process. On this day, in the northern regional capital, Tamale, the sitting president squared off with three other ‘perspirants’ for the right to occupy his seat for the next governing cycle in t...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ghana
Sep 25th, 2012
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It is with regret to know that we started the race with the likes of Malaysia and South Korea, and just look at how they have progressed. They are making cars, electronics, good roads, good housing, and have put in place effective programmes to develop their countries. And where is Ghana now? Regrett...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 4th, 2012
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Gunmen in Nigeria have stormed a Dutch oil barge off the coast, killing two Nigerian navy sailors and kidnapping four foreigners, a naval officer says. The navy has joined the search for the gunmen off the Niger Delta. Two navy sailors, among a group providing security, were wounded in the raid. The ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 1st, 2012
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Harare – A Zimbabwean intelligence agent has been accused of demanding $10 000 from the head of the scandal-plagued national football association to protect him from assassination, state media said on Wednesday. Richard Mubaiwa, a member of the Central Intelligence Organisation, appeared before...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 8th, 2012
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The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has suspended national team coach Norman Mapeza and his assistant on suspicion of being linked to a match-fixing scandal which has led to the suspension of more than 80 players, the governing body said on Wednesday. ZIFA chief executive Jonathan Mashingaidze s...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 1st, 2012
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The Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has suspended 80 players, including the core of the national team, on suspicion of being linked to a match-fixing scandal involving Asian betting syndicates, state media reported on Wednesday. ZIFA has set up an independent ethics committee to probe alleged ma...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 26th, 2011
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Nairobi – The African Union peacekeeping mission in Somalia says its investigation has found that four Burundian soldiers were responsible for the killing of a Malaysian journalist in Mogadishu earlier this month. The force said in a statement on Monday that the four peacekeepers involved in th...