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New Delhi TimesS. Sudan President Reconciles With Former Army ChiefNew Delhi TimesSouth Sudan's President Salva Kiir and his former army chief of staff apparently have reconciled, a week after a tense standoff in Juba threatened to escalate into violence. The reconciliation happened Thursday at a prayer service at the president's [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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News24#GIJC: Africa's Global Investigative LessonsNews24Pinar Dag gives practical lessons on web scraping as a way to collect data at the 2017 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Johannesburg. (Photo: Kayla de Jesus Freitas, GIJC Student Newsroom). Multimedia · User Galleries · News in Pictures ...Joy News' Ohemeng Tawiah features in African [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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defenceWebBurundi: Where Are Missing Witnesses to Crimes Against Humanity?AllAfrica.comIn Burundi, it's not just witnesses to the politically motivated string of murders, torture, and rapes who are going missing, it's also the perpetrators, underscoring the enormous scale of the challenge now facing the International Criminal Court. So ...ISS: Will other African [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Kenya Presidential Polls petition: Report on scrutiny of servers releasedNTV UgandaPresident Uhuru Kenyatta has asked the Supreme Court to uphold his win in the October 26th Presidential election re-run, saying that it would be unfair to nullify his win, based on the fact that not all 291 constituencies participated in [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Daily MailUS official calls on Sudan to stop 'church demolitions'Daily MailA top US official Friday called on Sudan to stop demolitions of "mosques and churches" as alleged by campaign groups, insisting that Washington will push for human rights and religious freedom in the country. US Deputy Secretary of State John [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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BBC NewsZimbabwe latest: Defiant Mugabe makes first public appearanceBBC NewsZimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe has made his first public appearance since the country's army took over on Wednesday. He attended a graduation ceremony in the capital, Harare. Mr Mugabe had been under house arrest for days. The army made its ...Robert [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Kenya: Heineken Launches New Premium Beer in KenyaAllAfrica.comGlobal beverage giant Heineken has introduced a smooth-crispy beer into the Kenyan market, seeking to tap into the changing consumer taste. The Dutch Brewer on Wednesday night launched the Amstel, its third alcoholic product in the Kenyan market since ...and more [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Ghana Business NewsAfrica: Welcoming the World - Rwanda to Start Issuing Visas On Arrival for All CountriesAllAfrica.comGlobal citizens, prepare to pack your bags to visit Rwanda. The country has announced that effective from 01 January 2018, nationals of all countries will get visa upon arrival without prior application, as part [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Mwakilishi.comRaila Condemns Arrest of Opposition LeadersMwakilishi.comNational Super Alliance (NASA) leader Raila Odinga has condemned the arrest of leaders allied to the opposition, terming it as perpetual 'intimidation' targeting one side of the political divide. This comes after Ruaraka MP Tom Kajwang =, his Embakasi ...Kenya: MPs Babu, Kajwang Detained for [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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ReliefWebSouth Sudan Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 17 | 17 November 2017ReliefWebHumanitarian Coordinator welcomes President Kiir's order on free, unimpeded and unhindered movement of humanitarians in the country. The current harvest season provides meagre respite to hunger crisis as conflict persists. Heavy fighting in Nimni,South Sudan: The Country Needs Bold Alternatives, Not [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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New VisionPentagon steps up Somalia drone strikesNew VisionThe surge in activity comes as the US watches for an influx of fighters from the Islamic State group, which has lost almost all its territory in Iraq and Syria. Ustroops 703x422. The US military has quietly upped the tempo of its operations [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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The GuardianMugabe makes first public appearance since military takeoverThe GuardianRobert Mugabe arrives to preside over a student graduation ceremony at Zimbabwe Open University on the outskirts of Harare. Photograph: Ben Curtis/AP. Zimbabwe. Mugabe makes first public appearance since military takeover. Zimbabwe's veteran leader ...Zimbabwe military 'engaging' with Mugabe over leadership [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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PJ MediaUS Troop Levels in Somalia Now Close to Number on the Ground in SyriaPJ MediaU.S. Army Brig. Gen. Miguel Castellanos, the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa Deputy Commanding General in Somalia, shakes hands with Mogadishu Mayor Thabit Abdi as the U.S. Mission to Somalia Chargé d'Affaires Martin Dale [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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IndependentVIDEO: President Museveni warns striking doctorsIndependentKampala, Uganda | NTV UGANDA | As the doctor's strike enters a fortnight, the president Yoweri Museveni has revealed that striking doctors who don't return to work will be sacked. He made the remarks while addressing a rally in Kabarole district.Uganda to Have Its Zimbabwe [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Daily MailKenya: UN Urges Kenyan Troops to Stop Somalia Charcoal ExportAllAfrica.comThe United Nations Security Council on Tuesday urged the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) to implement a ban on charcoal exports which earns Al-Shabaab at least Sh1 billion ($10 million) a year. In adopting a resolution renewing the ban, the council [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Dhaka TribuneBangladesh listed as a major transit point for wildlife traffickingDhaka TribuneThe United States has listed Bangladesh among the countries that are a major source, transit point, or consumer of wildlife trafficking products or their derivatives. The US Department of State submitted the report titled “End wildlife trafficking” to ...END [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Ghana Business NewsRwanda: Govt to Issue Visa on Arrival for All VisitorsAllAfrica.comAs part of the recent Cabinet resolution, travellers from across the world will from January 1, 2018, receive a 30-day visa upon arrival following the establishment of a new visa regime. The move, which is set to increase Rwanda's [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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The GuardianAmid relief over Mugabe downfall, doubts over his likely successorThe GuardianExcitement has been laced with a bitter sense of irony for many Zimbabweans celebrating the downfall of Robert Mugabe, because the 93-year-old's rule appears to have been hijacked by one of the men who did the most to prop [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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Nigeria Police Force gets a pasting!VanguardThe Nigeria Police Force, NPF, is the worst in the world, according to World Internal Security and Police Index International, WISPI. The WISPI report, which focused on the NPF's ability to cope with internal security challenges, was released by the ...No, Nigeria Police Is Not [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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KDRTV Kenya NewsUN agrees to send 900 extra peacekeepers to Central AfricaKDRTV Kenya NewsThe UN Security Council unanimously agreed to beef up the UN mission in the Central African Republic with 900 extra troops and step up measures to prevent sex abuse by peacekeepers. The council voted 15-0 to extend [...]
Fri, Nov 17, 2017
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