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By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 16th, 2014
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By Yemisi Ransome-Kuti The wall of missing girls around the Falomo Roundabout under the Falomo Bridge in Lagos had become significant in the crusade for the search for our missing girls. On May 8th at the roundabout, Women For Peace and Justice Bring Back our Girls Lagos after obtaining the required ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Canada
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,...
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In East Africa
Sep 30th, 2013
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An Ethiopian housemaid committed suicide at the women’s ward of the Abyar Ali Penitentiary in Madinah on Friday. The domestic worker had been in prison since the end of August, a local daily reported Saturday. “The 23-year-old inmate was found hanging by her head scarf at about 8 a.m. She was immedia...
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In Eritrea
Sep 24th, 2013
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The Kenyan foreign minister, Amina Mohamed, says “two or three” Americans are among the gunmen. Mohamed described them as “young men, about between maybe 18 and 19,” and of Somali or Arab origin. What is al-Shabab, and is it a high priority in the U.S. war on terror? Daveed Gartenstein-Ross of the Fo...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Sep 22nd, 2013
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AP Photo/Jonathan KalanCivilians who had been hiding during the gun battle hold their hands in the air as a precautionary measure before being searched by police, inside the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, Sat., Sept. 21, 2013.   WARNING: STORY CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES NPClick to enlarge NAIROBI...
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In IndepthAfrica
Jul 22nd, 2013
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By Bongani Dumisani, IndepthAfrica Almost Ten Percent of Malawi’s 13 million people confront starvation due of poor yields of the main staple maize, extended dry periods and flooding, a report presented Saturday stated. “The amount of people who will not be able to meet their yearly food ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Jul 21st, 2013
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Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica Edmonton – The standoff involving two Ethiopian groups drawn more than 45 cops, Saturday mid-day – Belmead Community Centre at 182nd Street and 90th Avenue. The demonstrators around the street began cheering, waving Ethiopian flags, one Canadian flag, as well as...
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
Mar 24th, 2013
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ABUJA — Nigeria joined more than 7,000 cities and towns across the world in celebrating “Earth Hour,” a symbolic shutting down of the lights for an hour late Saturday. More than 100 activists also gathered to launch a petition in favor of Nigeria’s Climate Change Bill. These activis...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 21st, 2013
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By Nse Udoh Police in Chinsali District, Muchinga Province have intercepted a vehicle carrying 11 Ethiopian illegal immigrants. This is the second time in four days that officers in Chinsali have cornered such immigrants. Muchinga Province Police commissioner Remmy Kajoba confirmed the development in...