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Kenya legislators to investigate police cruelty, bans demonstrations

Kenya legislators to investigate police cruelty, bans demonstrations

On Tuesday, a member of parliament requested the house to establish a joint parliamentary select committee to investigate the rising events of police brutality. Kenyan lawmakers h ...

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Schoolkids imprisoned for scribbling Burundi president’s picture

Schoolkids imprisoned for scribbling Burundi president’s picture

Eleven teenage school children, aged between 14 and 19 years, from two secondary schools in the city of Muramvya province, have been jailed for scribbling on pictures of Burundi P ...

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Low banking rate in Mauritania amid financial growth

Low banking rate in Mauritania amid financial growth

Mauritania’s financial sector has grown massively in recent years. In less than ten years, the number of banks in Mauritania has almost doubled in the country which had 10 in 2008 ...

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The race to become East Africa’s biggest economy goes on

The race to become East Africa’s biggest economy goes on

Kenya and Tanzania have long competed to have the most important port in East Africa and their rivalry is about to become more intense as they compete for the region's business. T ...

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Tanzania targets industrial and infrastructure boom

Tanzania targets industrial and infrastructure boom

The Tanzania budget has focused on industrial and infrastructural development as key areas of investment in the first year of President John Magufuli’s administration. The governm ...

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Mastering the challenges of building your own business

Mastering the challenges of building your own business

Starting a business is about passion, hard work and sacrifice. Entrepreneurs are the drivers of prosperity, but this can sometimes be a daunting task. The challenges are immeasura ...

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Next group of participants for “Seed for the Future” programme announced

Next group of participants for “Seed for the Future” programme announced

Yesterday, the African Union Commission (AUC), in collaboration with the Chinese government and the Huawei global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provide ...

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Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies

Nigerian football legend Stephen Keshi dies

One of African football's best-known figures, Stephen Keshi, has died at the age of 54, the Nigeria Football Association has said. He passed away today, Wednesday, around 3am loca ...

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