Ontario

By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 29th, 2013
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  Some angry Nigerian citizens in Canada attacked the embassy in Ottawa, the capital city of Ontario over an unannounced closure and attempt to collect bribe from them. ozens of citizens who came from different part of Canada to renew their passports, apply for visas and new Nigerian passports were s...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Feb 28th, 2013
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A city councillor says he will lodge a complaint with the integrity commissioner, if someone else doesn’t, following revelations that Rob Ford appears to still be asking registered lobbyists to donate to his private football foundation. The practice, which formed part of a court case that almost cost...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 27th, 2012
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A community group is organizing efforts to raise money to support the family of an African refugee who was slain in Toronto this week. Nighisti Semret, who moved to Canada from Eritrea, was fatally stabbed in an alley near Ontario and Winchester streets in Cabbagetown as she walked home from work Tue...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Oct 26th, 2012
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Pall bearers pause to touch the casket holding the remains of former Ontario Lieutenant Governor Lincoln Alexander at his state funeral in Hamilton, Ontario October 26, 2012....
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Oct 20th, 2012
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TORONTO – Lincoln Alexander, whose unstoppable energy and fierce determination lifted him from humble beginnings to smashing racial barriers as Canada’s first black MP, has died at the age of 90. The formidable man known to all as “Linc” was a living legend in his hometown of ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jul 4th, 2012
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More than a hundred people attended today’s funeral for one of the two women who died in the collapse of a mall roof in Elliot Lake, Ont. Doloris Perizzolo, a 74-year-old widow, was to be buried at Woodlands Cemetery, not far from the lake that gives the town its name. Hours after the service e...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 24th, 2012
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Emergency crews were scrutinizing mounds of debris for possible victims after part of a roof collapsed at a busy mall in the northern Ontario city of Elliot Lake Saturday. It was still unclear if anyone was seriously injured or killed after concrete and metal came crashing down at the Algo Centre Mal...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
Jun 5th, 2012
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Catholic schools and parents will soon come to accept the provisions of the government’s anti-bullying legislation, according to Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty. Ontario’s anti-bullying bill, also known as Bill 13 or the Accepting Schools Act, passed through the legislature just before no...
By IndepthAfrica
In Lifestyle
Feb 2nd, 2012
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A happy, healthy relationship and sex life are all very well, but when it comes to measuring a woman’s sexual desire, all scientists really need to know is how long a couple has been together. Women’s sex drives gradually ebb over time, say the authors of a new study, while a man’s ...
By benim
In Canada
Mar 18th, 2011
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A massive cloud of thick, black smoke is billowing from a two-alarm fire at a Hydro One transformer station near highways 401 and 427. The blaze broke out at a facility on Kelfield Street at about 4:45 p.m., although it’s still not clear what is burning. The fire is still burning out of control...