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South China Morning Post Chad government spurns charge that president scored US$2 million bribe from Patrick HoSouth China Morning PostChad's government on Tuesday denied allegations by US investigators that its president received a US$2 million bribe from former Hong Kong home affairs minister Patrick Ho Chi-ping so that a Chinese energy [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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Emirates 24|7 Emirates Wildlife Society discovers first Arabian Eagle-Owl in UAEEmirates 24|7The Emirates Wildlife Society in association with WWF (EWS-WWF), has confirmed its recent discovery of a previously unsighted owl species in the UAE, the Arabian Eagle Owl (Bubo africanus milesi), among the rich wildlife currently inhabiting the Hajar ...and more [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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New Vision Zimbabwe awaits new leader after Mugabe's shock exitNew VisionThe likely next president is Emmerson Mnangagwa, who Mugabe sacked as his deputy earlier this month. Zimbabwec 703x422. PIC: People remove the portrait of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe after his resignation yesterday in Harare. (AFP)New dawn: Zimbabweans wake up to [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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malaysiandigest.com Israel Pushes To Deport Asylum Seekers To Rwandamalaysiandigest.comIsrael plans to deport tens of thousands of asylum seekers to a third country in Africa under threat of indefinite detention, a move that local human rights activists say violates international and Israeli laws. The Israeli cabinet approved a proposal ...Israel to pay [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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PBS NewsHour The future of Zimbabwe without MugabePBS NewsHourHow did the 37-year rule of Robert Mugabe shape Zimbabwe? From early high hopes to current economic turmoil, Judy Woodruff discusses the evolution of the country under his leadership -- and what comes next -- with former U.S. Ambassador to Zimbabwe ...Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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Independent Hundreds of migrants held in jail in SpainIndependentMadrid, Spain | AFP | Spain on Tuesday defended holding in prison nearly 500 migrants who arrived in the country by boat. Following criticism by rights groups, the Spanish government said it was due to a lack of space at immigration detention centres.and [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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Equal Times En route to the Global Compact on Migration, we must disrupt anti-immigration policymakingEqual TimesIn this 20 May 2016 file photo, Nigel Farage, then leader of the UK Independence Party, launches his party's campaign for Britain to leave the European Union. Since Britain voted for Brexit in a June referendum [...]
Wed, Nov 22, 2017
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New Vision Sudanese president to pay official visit to RussiaXinhuaKHARTOUM, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir will begin a four-day visit to Russia in response to invitation by his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. According to a statement by Sudan's Foreign Ministry, during the visit, al-Bashir ...Sudan: Hard Currency Black [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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The Jewish Standard Uganda is 100th outpost for Chabad-LubavitchThe Jewish StandardChabad-Lubavitch rabbis dancing at the movement's annual conference in Bayonne, N.J., Nov. 19, 2017. (Mendel Grossbaum/Chabad.org). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom Facebook Twitter. Uganda has become the 100th country to have a ...How Chabad Electrifies the WorldAlgemeinerChabad emissaries reach 100th [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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New York Times US Bribery Case Sheds Light on Mysterious Chinese CompanyNew York TimesIn fall 2014, Patrick Ho flew to New York. His intention, according to the Justice Department, was to bribe African officials on behalf of a private Chinese conglomerate with global ambitions and enormous wealth. In meetings at the [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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The Jerusalem Post Israel joins US-led 'Power Africa' to bring electricity to millionsThe Jerusalem PostISRAELI ENTREPRENEUR Yosef Abramowitz (left), whose company is poised to invest $2b. in wind, hydro and solar projects in African countries, welcomes (left to right) US Sen. Chris Coons, U2 frontman Bono, and solar partner Chaim Motzen [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Newsweek Who Will Be the Next Queen? Elizabeth II Now Oldest World Leader After Mugabe ResignationNewsweekWhen 93-year-old Robert Mugabe stepped down Tuesday from his 37-year reign as president of Zimbabwe, he also forfeited his position as the world's oldest head of state. The United Kingdom's Queen Elizabeth II, at 91 years [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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BBC News May welcomes Zimbabwe's 'brighter future' after MugabeBBC NewsTheresa May has welcomed the resignation of Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe, saying it offered an opportunity to "rebuild the country's economy". The president stepped down after 37 years in power via a letter that was read out to the country's parliament.Newsmaker: Mugabe [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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New Vision Zimbabwe: Grace Mugabe in key datesNew VisionHere are some key dates in the life of Grace Mugabe, wife of resigned president Robert Mugabe, whose ambitions to succeed him largely led to a military takeover. - July 23, 1965: Grace Marufu is born in South Africa. - 1996: Aged 31, [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Independent After Mugabe: the oldest world leadersIndependentParis, France | AFP | Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, 93, was until his resignation on Tuesday the oldest serving head of state in the world. He leaves behind around a dozen world leaders who are in power in their eighties and nineties. – Two rulers over [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Reuters Newsmaker: Mugabe - Zimbabwe's liberator and, for many, its oppressorReutersHARARE (Reuters) - When he came to power, Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe was feted as an African liberation hero in a nation that had endured nearly a century of white colonial rule. FILE PHOTO - Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe attends a U.N. [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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TIME Robert Mugabe Resigns as President of Zimbabwe After 37 Years in PowerTIME(HARARE, Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigned as president Tuesday after 37 years in power, as parliament began impeachment proceedings against him. “My decision to resign is voluntary on my part and arises from my concern for the ...and [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Freemuse Burundi: When drumming becomes politicalFreemuseOn 20 October 2017, the President of the Central African Republic of Burundi, Pierre Nkurunziza, signed an act that would deal with the legal regulation of … playing drums. From Senegal to Madagascar, all over the African continent, drums have been ...Burundi opposition to boycott new [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Aljazeera.com Israel pushes to deport asylum seekers to RwandaAljazeera.comIsrael plans to deport tens of thousands of asylum seekers to a third country in Africa under threat of indefinite detention, a move that local human rights activists say violates international and Israeli laws. The Israeli cabinet approved a proposal ...Africa: Israel Moves [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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Independent UPDATE 2-US charges two with bribing African officials for China energy firmReutersWASHINGTON, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The United States has charged a former Senegalese foreign minister and a former top Hong Kong government official with links to a Chinese energy conglomerate with bribing high-level officials in Chad and Uganda in [...]
Tue, Nov 21, 2017
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