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Fox 28Obama to deliver Mandela address in likely rebuke to TrumpFox 28JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Former U.S. President Barack Obama is set to make his highest-profile speech since leaving office, urging people around the world to respect human rights and other values under threat in an address marking the 100th anniversary [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Nigeria: Buhari Transmits 2019 Election Budget to SenateAllAfrica.comNigeria will need N254 billion (N254,445,322,600) to prosecute the 2019 general election, a letter sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Senate has indicated. The letter sought the approval of the sum which will be drawn from the 2018 and 2019 ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Ghana Business NewsGhana: We Are Against Tax Increases - ImaniAllAfrica.comPolicy think tank, IMANI, has kicked against the speculated tax increment in the upcoming mid-year budget review. According to Founding President and Chief Executive Officer of IMANI Africa, Franklin Cudjoe, the wastage in the system could be saved to ...Nana Addo [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Kenya Broadcasting CorporationSenate Committee rejects NEMA Solai dam restoration reportKenya Broadcasting CorporationSenators have rejected the National Environmental Management Authority's environmental restoration order following the collapse of the Solai Dam. The lawmakers say NEMA must provide remedial measures that include the compensation of victims of the ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Kenya Broadcasting CorporationKenya's mobile phone penetration among highestKenya Broadcasting CorporationNine out of ten Kenyans have a mobile phone, making Kenya's mobile phone penetration one of the highest in the world. The latest market report by the Communications Authority says between January to April this year, Kenyans used more than 11 [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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VanguardWeep not for Fayose, weep for NigeriaVanguardBy Femi Fani-Kayode “When Fayose won in 2014, the whole of Ekiti erupted with joy. In 2018 the APC “won” and all the streets of Ekiti are looking so gloomy. The people are sad because their will has been truncated”- Adeolu Daramola. Ekiti election.Nigeria: [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Times LIVETshwane substation fixed‚ then thieves steal the cablesTimes LIVEThe City of Tshwane says that residents who have been without electricity for the past seven days will finally get to have a warm shower later on Tuesday. MMC for utility services Darryl Moss told TimesLIVE that after engineers had replaced [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Washington PostThe International Criminal Court was established 20 years ago. Here's how.Washington PostWorld leaders gathered in Rome 20 years ago to draft a treaty to establish the first permanent International Criminal Court (ICC). On July 17, 1998, after difficult and uncertain negotiations, states approved the Rome Statute for signature and [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Pulse NigeriaOshiomhole says nobody has challenged Buhari for APC's ticketPulse NigeriaNational chairman of the All Progressives' Congress (APC), Adams Oshiomhole, has disclosed that no one in the party has challenged President Muhammadu Buhari for the party's ticket to contest in the 2019 presidential election. Oshiomhole made this ...2019 polls: President [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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The East African (press release) (blog)Tanzanian President Magufuli says his party will rule 'forever'The East African (press release) (blog)Tanzania's President John Magufuli who has come under fire for his authoritarian leadership style has vowed that his ruling party will be "in power forever, for eternity". In a speech broadcast on [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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The Star, KenyaSolai dam had no impact assessment licence, Tobiko tells senatorsThe Star, KenyaSeveral dams on the expansive Patel farm in Solai, Nakuru, were constructed illegally as no environmental impact assessment (EIA)was done. Environment CS Keriako Tobiko said this on Tuesday when he faced the ad-hoc committee probing the May [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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VanguardAkpabio confident any party platform will give A-Ibom victory in 2019VanguardBy Chioma Onuegbu Uyo-SENATE Minority leader representing Ikot Ekpene senatorial district, Senator Godswill Akpabio has urged his constituents not to be worried about 2019 elections, expressing the confidence that any party platform on which he will ...and more [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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VanguardFor Nigerians to be free citizens of this country Nigeria must be restructured – ClarkVanguardChief E. K. Clark, former Minister of Information, Senator of the Second Republic, National leader and convener of the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF has said that for Nigerians to be free citizens of this country Nigeria [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Independent OnlineWhat I would cook for Madiba #Mandela100Independent OnlineTomorrow will mark the day that Nelson Mandela would have turned 100 years old. He was a man who fought for what was right, a global icon that has touched our lives in so many ways. I remember when I was seven-years-old [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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The Star, KenyaKPLC faults Milimani court for blackout during bail hearingThe Star, KenyaKenya Power's former Managing Director Ben Chumo and its senior managers in court over economic crimes and loss of public funds, July 16, 2018. /REUTERS. Kenya Power has denied claims it disconnected supply at Milimani Law Courts on [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Eyewitness NewsZwelihle residents want peace, says DA MPLEyewitness NewsViolent protests have led to the destruction of municipal facilities, and the homes and belongings of Zwelihle residents who went to work instead of joining demonstrations. A police officer monitoring the situation in Zwelihle following a protest by ...People scared for their [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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NewsDayZec in fresh storm over polling boothsNewsDayA WAR of words has erupted between the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) and political parties over the redesigning of polling booths for the upcoming elections, with stakeholders arguing that the new design threatened the secrecy of the ballot as ...Zimbabwe: ZEC Warns Chamisa, MDC-AllianceAllAfrica.com'I'm [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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VanguardOkorocha denies row with Igbo ministersVanguardOWERRI—IMO State Governor, Rochas Okorocha, yesterday, said he was not quarrelling with any minister or leader from the South-East, as insinuated in some quarters. He said his political decisions at the moment were borne out of his genuine concern for ...Miracle [BBNaija] receives $25000 from [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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VanguardNigeria: Buhari Will End Farmers-Herders Crises - MinisterAllAfrica.comPresident Muhammadu Buhari is committed to finding a lasting solution to the frequent clashes between herders and farmers in the country, Agriculture and Rural Development Minister, Audu Ogbeh, said Monday in Bleiswijk, in the western Netherlands.How to stop herdsmen killingsGuardian (blog)Killings: Govt's done [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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Vanguard49 die, many missing in Katsina flood; 90 houses destroyedVanguardKATSINA—FLOOD, after a downpour that lasted hours, yesterday, killed no fewer than 49 persons, with dozens declared missing, while over 90 houses were destroyed in Jibia Local Government Area of Katsina State. The Executive Secretary, Katsina State ...44 dead, 20 missing [...]
Tue, Jul 17, 2018
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