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By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Aug 13th, 2013
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By Zeleke WA Recently, I read a paper written in Amarigna concerning an unethical and illegal sterilization practice performed in the name of infection prevention among the native people of Machakil in Gojjam, Ethiopia. This paper has been circulating to individuals in various electronic communicatio...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jan 8th, 2013
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Dubai: A shortage of housemaids and nannies due to a ban on certain nationalities has encouraged recruitment agencies to increase their fees — which in turn has led to the development of a black market in maids in the UAE, market sources said. Gulf News has learnt the ban on visas for Ethiopian domes...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 24th, 2012
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Twenty-two hostages held captive for nearly three years by Somali pirates have been rescued by troops who raided a hijacked ship. Forces of Somalia’s Puntland region captured the Panama-flagged MV Iceberg 1 which was docked near the Gara’ad coastal village in Mudung region. The rescued crew members i...
By IndepthAfrica
In World Entertainment
Dec 20th, 2012
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American Olivia Culpo was crowned Miss Universe 2012 late Wednesday, beating out beauties from around the world to claim the coveted title. The title of first runner-up went to the contestant from the Philippines, Janine Tugonon. Last year’s winner Leila Lopes of Angola, crowned jubilant Culpo, 20 ye...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Dec 5th, 2012
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Hundreds of amnesty seekers have poured into the Philippine consulate and the Consulate-General of Ethiopia on the first day of the two-month amnesty programme for illegal residents. Filipino Cherry R. said she resigned from her job upon the demands of her company when she ran into trouble with sever...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Nov 26th, 2012
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by SOC Okenwa Politics is said to be a game of numbers but one must add here that it is one for the strong and the brave — especially in Africa! All around the world the menfolk dominate political spaces because they bear certain things women can’t bear and withstand a lot of pressure tha...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Nov 6th, 2012
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By Dr Ismail Ahmed, founder of WorldRemit Dr Ismail Ahmed is founder of WorldRemit, a money transfer company which seeks to introduce graeter competetivity into the market. The remittance market in Africa has for too long been monopolised by companies imposing very high fees that are on average three...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 20th, 2011
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Philippine diplomats helped two Filipina maids slip out of the home of a relative of deposed Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi after the women asked for a “rescue”, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday. The pair left the house of one of Gaddafi’s nephews and were picked up by embassy staff wh...