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By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 9th, 2012
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No longer top dogs in English football, the same can also be said of Manchester United in the transfer market after they were beaten to the signing of yet another top transfer target this summer. And United’s disappointment at missing out on Lucas Moura has only been made worse by claims from t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 9th, 2012
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Kaka reminded his doubters of his quality with a dazzingly display to inspire Real Madrid to a 5-1 victory over his former side AC Milan in the latest match of their pre-season tour of the US. Madrid have enjoyed a goal-laden off season as they build towards defending their La Liga title and begin th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 8th, 2012
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The weather in Los Angeles might be scorching hot right now, but it’s not the only thing sizzling – thanks to the arrival of Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid football star sent pulses racing as he flashed his toned and tanned torso while he was being driven away from a training session ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Aug 3rd, 2012
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Nairobi – A suspected suicide bomber killed himself and wounded nine people when he detonated a grenade near a military air base in Nairobi on Friday, police said, in the latest such attack since Kenya’s military foray into neighbouring Somalia. The incident occurred in a Somali-dominated...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 3rd, 2012
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A top Muslim traditional leader in northeastern Nigeria escaped a suicide attack on Friday, when the bomber was thwarted by local people before blowing himself up, residents said. Several people were wounded in the blast outside the main mosque after Friday prayers ended in the town of Potiskum, one ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 31st, 2012
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Twin brothers from east London are facing up to 14 years in prison after admitting fundraising for extreme Islamic groups. Mohammed Shabir Ali and Mohammed Shafiq Ali, 25, admitted at the Old Bailey knowing the money they raised would be sent abroad to be used for terrorism. The identical twins, from...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2012
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Vincent Kompany has backed Manchester City’s pursuit of Arsenal’s Robin van Persie, by hailing the striker as ‘incredible’. City manager Roberto Mancini is currently weighing up a second bid for Dutch forward, who also has interest from rivals Manchester United and Juventus, a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2012
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Adebayor is currently locked in negotiations with Spurs over a return to White Hart Lane, after the club agreed a £5 million fee with City for the striker, who scored 20 goals whilst on loan in north London last season. However, the deal has stalled over Adebayor’s refusal to accept a cut to hi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 25th, 2012
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Over the past three months, Fernandon Torres has won the FA Cup, the Champions League and Euro 2012 and has now set his sights on winning the Premier League with Chelsea, insisting the club want to win every honour possible this season. Since his £50million move from Liverpool to Chelsea in January 2...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 25th, 2012
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Assistant coach Aitor Karanka has given the clearest indication yet that Real Madrid want to replace Kaka with Tottenham’s Luka Modric this summer. Modric has returned to training with Spurs this week, having been fined by the club for skipping sessions as he sets his sights on a move away from...