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By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 16th, 2014
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Ethiopian officials say that attackers fired on a public bus in the country’s west, killing nine people and wounding seven. Redwan Hussein, a government spokesman, said Wednesday that the attack took place in the Banishangul Gumuz region, an area that has an increased security presence to prote...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 9th, 2014
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ADDIS ABABA – The Ethiopian Parliament on Tuesday approved the appointment of Aster Mammo as deputy prime minister, becoming the first woman in the country’s history to hold such a lofty position. Parliament endorsed Mammo’s nomination by Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to head up the...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Oct 10th, 2013
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  Armed security men with one of the Nigerians suspected to have kidnapped a child in Guinea-Bissau … on Tuesday. | credits: AFP. Guinea-Bissau has apologised to Nigeria over the killing  of  three of her citizens by  a mob  in Bissau. The apology was made shortly after Nigeria protested t...
By IndepthAfrica
In News
Aug 14th, 2013
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The Military Special Operation Unit in Mubi, Adamawa State, on Tuesday said it killed two Boko Haram commanders in a gun battle.  The unit Commanding Officer, Operation, Lt. Col. Beyidi Martins, stated this in Mubi.  Martins said the unit had made a successful progress in containing the activities of...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 30th, 2013
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Ibadan – A 40-year-old man, Kenneth Ekeh, was on Tuesday sentenced by an Ibadan Magistrates’ Court sitting at Iyaganku to 15 years imprisonment over N210,000 fraud. Magistrate Kehinde Omotosho convicted Ekeh of three charges including obtaining money under false pretence and stealing. Omotosho did no...
By IndepthAfrica
In Central Africa
Jul 17th, 2013
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By Ola Johnson, IndepthAfrica No less than 51 rebels of the March 23 development (M23) were murdered in the progressing crash in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), after the government reported 120 of its member dead, according to a nearby source. Fighting proceeded Tuesday betw...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jun 25th, 2013
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By Offor Honest We may not remember, but they’ll never forget. That day is etched in their memory as a bitter memorial that shows a society’s ‘wickedness’ to one of her own. We cannot know their pain but their grief exists and with each passing day, different things will keep ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
May 29th, 2013
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Victor Biro / PHOTO Toronto Police forensic investigators are shown at the scene of a park on Humber Blvd. at Alliance Ave. Monday, after human remains were discovered Friday afternoon. The Eritrean community has been gripped by shock and disbelief as police searched for two-thirds of a woman’s body ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 28th, 2013
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PRESIDENT-elect Uhuru Kenyatta will be sworn in on April 9 if the Supreme Court upholds his victory. Article 141 (2) (b) of the constitution says if the court upholds the election of a president, the swearing in of the president-elect will take place on “the first Tuesday following the seventh ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Congo
Mar 7th, 2013
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By Ameh Comrade Godwin , dailypost   Residents of Malumfashi local government area of Kastina state were on Tuesday thrown into confusion following the mysterious birth of a baby with two heads by a 19-year-old housewife, Zainab Dahiru. It was gathered that the weird and horrible looking baby was del...