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[New Times] President Paul Kagame has been awarded with the Dr Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Award for Outstanding Friendship with the Jewish People from the World Values Network. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Premium Times] Eighteen suspects are being quizzed by the Akwa Ibom State Police Command for attempted examination malpractices during the just-concluded JAMB examinations held nationwide. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
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[Premium Times] At least 50 members of the Biafra Independent Movement (BIM), Ebonyi State, were arrested by the police in Abakaliki, the Ebonyi State capital when the group staged what it called the 'new Biafra' commemoration rally. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[New Times] Rwanda has over the few years intensified efforts geared at increasing exports, particularly for the non-traditional trade products like flowers, vegetables and fruits. These efforts have, however, been met with various challenges including high fees of transporting cargo charged by airlines and other logistical issues such as lack [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Nation] Farmers have dismissed the importation of maize to stabilise the rising prices of flour as a scheme to flood the local market with cheap produce. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Nation] The directorate of criminal investigations has taken over the case in which a Kanu candidate's children were killed in cold blood. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Nation] The national and county governments were on Monday at a crossroads after governors said full implementation of devolution was being undermined by weak intergovernmental structures established under the law. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
Earlier
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Djibot, Cameroon -Driven from their ancestral lands by logging and mining firms, many of the Baka are turning to alcohol to cope [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[allAfrica] Cape Town -There is high drama in Geneva as health experts worry whether politics will outweigh accountability and experience in tomorrow's down-to-the-wire balloting for Director-General of the UN World Health Organization. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kuala Lumpur -The 17-year-old from Guinea told investigators she was flown to Sydney via Paris in early April after a man in her home country offered her a job as a cleaner in Australia [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Rome -Initiative aims to help small farmers in poor countries access data on crops, weather and soil in the face of climate change [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Zambia's smallholder farmers could be made squatters on their own land as the country opens up to farming multinationals in an effort to boost its economy, said a United Nations expert. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] One and a half years ago, the African Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) was launched at the climate negotiations in Paris. The AREI is a potential game-changer - an ambitious initiative that could genuinely transform how energy is produced and consumed on the African continent, with huge benefits [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[African Utility Week] Women are making an invaluable contribution to the power and water industries as reflected by the many ladies amongst the winners of the 2017 African Utility Week Industry Awards that were announced at the CTICC in Cape Town last week. Three of the awards, namely Lifetime Achievement, [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Magou -Lack of storage forces farmers to sell their harvest at low prices - but changing that can help them get ahead [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Swazi Media] A United Nations group is investigating prison conditions in Swaziland amid reports of inhumane conditions. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Nation] A passenger train scheduled to operate on the standard gauge railway has the capacity to ferry 1,200 passengers per trip, the Kenya Railways has said. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Milan -Discovery allows for more accurate assessments of how much greenhouse gases are absorbed from the atmosphere by the world's vegetation [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[African Arguments] Somaliland's Foreign Minister talks about the self-declared state's struggle for recognition, domestic successes, and strategies towards Somalia. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
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[Dalsan Radio] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has on Sunday met with the U.S President Donald Trump in the capital of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh following the conclusion of the US-Arab-Muslim conference, Presidential Communications officer confirms. [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017
Source: Latest Africa Headlines

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