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Daily Archives: April 26, 2016

ICC opens investigation into Burundi killings, as General got killed

ICC opens investigation into Burundi killings, as General got killed

A top general was gunned down in Burundi on Monday, as International Criminal Court prosecutors announced they were launching a preliminary probe into a listing of atrocities in t ...

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Your devices’ latest feature? They can spy on your every move

Your devices’ latest feature? They can spy on your every move

We now have dozens of smart devices in our houses and even on our bodies. They improve our lives in so many ways – from lowering energy consumption in our homes to egging us on to ...

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UN mourns Papa Wemba with the people of Congo

UN mourns Papa Wemba with the people of Congo

The United Nations shares the Congolese people’s pain following the demise of its famous musician and artist, globally known as Papa Wemba. The Special Representative of the Unite ...

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MTN to acquire R15 billion from Iran

MTN to acquire R15 billion from Iran

MTN said it would repatriate R15 billion from the Middle Eastern country by June. Economic sanctions were lifted in January, allowing Iran to re-enter the global economy. “The eas ...

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N$80 million for hotel development to boost Namibian tourism

N$80 million for hotel development to boost Namibian tourism

Vantage Capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine fund manager, announced today that it has provided a debenture facility of N$80 million (R80 million) to United Africa Group (UAG), an ...

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Angry student protests have put rape back on South Africa’s agenda

Angry student protests have put rape back on South Africa’s agenda

Rape is never far from the headlines in South Africa. But while protests about corruption and service delivery are common, sexual violence is not an issue that often brings people ...

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Kenyan television entrepreneur succeeding with African oriented media

Kenyan television entrepreneur succeeding with African oriented media

The television remains one of the most important mediums worldwide for disseminating information, and providing entertainment. It has overtime become one of the greatest gifts of ...

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Female Genital Mutilation in Guinea on the rise

Female Genital Mutilation in Guinea on the rise

A new UN report released Monday says that despite being forbidden by national and international law, female genital mutilation and/or excision shows no sign of abating in Guinea: ...

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African proverb of the day 26/04/2016

African proverb of the day 26/04/2016

When brothers fight to the death, a stranger inherits their father’s estate. Ibo proverb ...

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