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[Vanguard] The Enugu State Science, Technical and Vocational Schools Management Board says it will soon introduce "Pay As You Work" model in payment of salaries to teachers in its employ. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[Vanguard] Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that Nigeria has a balance of $2.32b in the Excess Crude Account, ECA, as at January. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[Premium Times] An unusual phenomenon has been trending in the Nigerian Cyberspace. It is the introduction and sale of sex robots fused with Human Artificial Intelligence. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[Premium Times] The National Economic Council, NEC, has set up a ten-member committee to address the widespread farmers/herders clashes across the country. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[The Herald] Former MDC-T national treasurer Mr Roy Bennett and his wife Heather died in a helicopter crash in Canada yesterday. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[CAF] Augustine Kabaso Mulenga scored in either half to power Zambia to a 2-0 win over Cote d'Ivoire on Thursday in Marrakkech, their second at the tournament. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[CAF] Namibia scored a late winner against Uganda on Thursday in Marrakech to qualify for the quarter finals alongside regional rivals Zambia as Uganda crashed out. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
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[HRW] Ethiopia made little progress in 2017 on much-needed human rights reforms. Instead, it used a prolonged state of emergency, security force abuses, and repressive laws to continue suppressing basic rights and freedoms. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[HRW] The ongoing Boko Haram conflict in the northeast, cycles of communal violence between pastoralists and farmers, and separatist protests in the south defined Nigeria's human rights landscape in 2017. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[HRW] Johannesburg -Southern African governments clamped down on vocal journalists, activists, and opposition politicians in 2017, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2018 . [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[Govt of Liberia] 12 years ago, on the 26th of January, 2006, I had the privilege to address you, the people of Liberia, for the first time as your president. We were a nation exhausted from three decades of conflict. We were starting from zero, with the complete destruction of [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[East African] Dual citizenship has become a political hot potato for Sierra Leoneans ahead of the General Election which is less than two months away. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Maseno, Kenya -Armed with a solar-powered water pump for irrigation and a quarter-acre piece of borrowed land, widow Hakima Mohammed has become a Western Kenya tree tycoon. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[The Conversation Africa] Maritime security has become a priority for most of Africa's regional communities since the early 2000s when kidnappings were on the rise and later in that decade when Somali piracy became a major threat to international trade. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[IPS] Nairobi -I had already heard many disturbing stories of violence by the time I interviewed Mercy Maina, whose name I have changed to protect her privacy. Even so, what Mercy told me was truly disturbing. She said she was raped during the post-election violence in August alongside her sister [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[ISS] Emmerson Mnangagwa artfully disguised the manoeuvre that ousted Robert Mugabe from 37 years in power last year as a 'military-assisted transition' rather than a military coup. He thereby escaped suspension from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and the African Union (AU), which officially outlaw coups. He also largely [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source: Latest Africa Headlines
[ISS] Africa has the highest prevalence of communicable diseases in the world - both in terms of mortality (death) and morbidity (illness). This phenomenon has consequences for the health of both women and men, and increased gender mainstreaming in health programmes can help tailor solutions. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[East African] Barely five months after Kenya won global acclaim for banning plastic bags, enforcement challenges are rolling back the gains. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[Nation] Conservationists have warned that Grévy's zebra, a rare species, is in danger of becoming extinct if urgent measures are not taken to protect it. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
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[Nation] Autopsy of the body of Robert Okinjo, the student who was killed by the police last week on suspicion of robbery, showed he had five gunshot wounds. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Source: Latest Africa Headlines

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