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Jul 29th, 2013
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By JOHNBOSCO AGBAKWURU ABUJA — ACADEMIC Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has described as speculative reports that the strike embarked upon by the union over the inability of the Federal Government to implement the 2009 agreement it willingly entered into with the union would be called off this Thu...
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In Djibouti
Jul 18th, 2013
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By Kidane Brehane, IndepthAfrica Meskerem Legesse, a 26-year-old Olympic runner from Ethiopia who was eight months pregnant, died of a massive heart attack in Connecticut on Monday. Doctors work tirelessly to save her newborn daughter. Legesse ran the 1,500 meters in the 2004 Olympics for Ethiopia ho...
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Jul 2nd, 2013
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Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica The Islamist guide portrayed as possibly befuddling the 48-hour due date set by the head of the military on Monday for him to coincide on a regular stage with liberal adversaries who have drawn millions into the roads requesting Morsi’s resignation. Members of his Mus...
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Apr 16th, 2013
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Nigeria’s government is not doing enough to tackle religious violence in central Nigeria, where more than 100 people have been killed since March, a U.S. government agency said on Monday. Plateau state and other parts of the “Middle Belt” have suffered for decades from violence link...
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In Cameroon
Mar 25th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Francois Bozize, the former leader of Central African Republic toppled in coup on Sunday, is currently in Cameroon, according to a statement by Cameroon’s presidency read on state radio on Monday. “This is to inform the public and the international community that the ous...
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Mar 22nd, 2013
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Economist THE brightly lit bars lining alleys off Bole Road in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, come to life around midnight. Folk melodies mix with electronic beats. Customers wiggle posteriors and rotate shoulders in fast dance-bursts derived from traditional music. Some disappear with hand-holding...
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Mar 19th, 2013
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By Eze Eluche With the continuing systemic and targeted killings of Christians and Igbos in the northern region of Nigeria under the pretext of the Boko Haram terrorist group; With the continuing efforts of Nigerian government authorities to prevent international recognition of Boko Haram as a terror...
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In Eritrea
Mar 18th, 2013
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Pietermaritzburg – An Ethiopian salesman was dragged by his neck tied to a car after a gang overpowered him the Pietermaritzburg High Court heard on Monday. Siyabonga Mtshali, 24, pleaded guilty to the murder, aggravated robbery and kidnapping of Thomas Emarat Ebamo. In his guilty plea, Mtshali...
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Mar 12th, 2013
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On Monday it was revealed that members of the community of Muden in KwaZulu-Natal are afraid to sleep in their homes at night following a horrific massacre in which six family members were shot dead by gunmen posing as police officers. Also on Monday, the extent of the injuries to Mozambican taxi dri...
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In Guinea
Mar 4th, 2013
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(Reuters) – At least one person was killed and six others wounded on Monday when Guinea’s security forces opened fire in the capital, a human rights group said, warning of a deepening ethnic conflict stemming from rows over forthcoming legislative elections. Main opposition figure Cellou ...