Saturday morning cartoon

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 9th, 2013
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  A firefighter sprays water on destroyed cars in Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday, Sept, 7, 2013. Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN) — A pair of bomb blasts in Mogadishu Saturday killed at least 20 people, most of them civilians, police said. An apparent car bomb exploded in the parking lot outside of ...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 27th, 2013
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BY SIMON EBEGBULEM BENIN CITY — OFFICIALS of the Department of State Services, DSS, in Edo State, yesterday, quizzed the mother of the 15-year-old Daniel Oikhena, who emerged from the wheel compartment of an Arik Air flight from Benin Airport to Lagos, last Saturday. Mrs Evelyn Oikhena, who confirmed...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 13th, 2013
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Johannesburg – An Ethiopian man was shot dead at a business premises in Klipgat on Saturday morning, North West police said. The man was found lying in a pool of blood near a pit toilet, said Captain Amanda Funani. He had a gunshot wound to the head. Police had spoken to the man’s brother...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 6th, 2013
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Police in Nigeria’s Adamawa state say attackers stormed the home of the state’s deputy governor in Midlu Saturday, killing 11 people. Some victims were shot, while others had their throats cut. Police have given few details, but say it appears it was a targeted attack. Witnesses report he...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Jun 9th, 2012
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Nigeria midfielder Christain Obodo has been abducted by unknown gunmen in southern Nigeria. A family friend has told BBC Sport that the kidnappers have issued a ransom demand for nearly US$200,000. Police in Warri are yet to issue any official statement regarding the missing footballer. But oil rich ...
By benim
In News
May 22nd, 2011
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A joint consultative meeting between the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) and the UN Security Council began in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa on Saturday.   The annual meeting will deliberate on a range of regional issues, particularly security. The 15-member UN council’s mission led by G...
By benim
In News
May 22nd, 2011
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JUBA, Sudan – Northern Sudan’s seizure of a contested border region is an act of war, a spokesman for the Southern Sudanese army said Sunday. Southern forces have completely withdrawn from the town of Abyei after northern troops occupied the town with tanks on Saturday night, said army spokesma...
By benim
In Libya
Mar 20th, 2011
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Benghazi – At least 94 people were killed in an assault launched two days ago on the rebel-held Libyan city of Benghazi by forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi, medics and AFP correspondents said on Sunday. “Yesterday we had about 50 (bodies of civilians and rebel fighters) and just today we i...
By benim
In Middle East
Mar 12th, 2011
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Government security forces opened fire on protesters when they awoke for prayers near Sana University Saturday morning, killing one man and injuring hundreds, witnesses said. Ahmed A. Manaiee, who was killed, had been a speaker during weeks of protests calling for the ouster of President Ali Abdullah...