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Daily Archives: 10/03/2016

DRC elections moved to December 2018

DRC elections moved to December 2018

Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be delayed till December 2018 according to the country’s electoral body. The country is scheduled to hold polls in Novembe ...

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123 Boko Haram militants killed in crackdown

123 Boko Haram militants killed in crackdown

Niger’s Defence Ministry said a joint military operation between Chad and Niger has killed 123 Boko Haram militants since July and recovered a significant quantity of weapons. All ...

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Ethiopia Irreecha religious festival ends in chaos

Ethiopia Irreecha religious festival ends in chaos

More than 50 people were killed in a stampede in Ethiopia's Oromiya region that was triggered when police used teargas and shot in the air on Sunday to disperse anti-government pr ...

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Premier League roundup: Tottenham strike Manchester City, Manchester United held by Stoke

Premier League roundup: Tottenham strike Manchester City, Manchester United held by Stoke

Manchester City suffered their first defeat under manager Pep Guardiola as Tottenham Hotspur underlined their Premier League title credentials with a 2-0 win at White Hart Lane on ...

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Kenya’s economy increases by 6.2 percent in second quarter

Kenya’s economy increases by 6.2 percent in second quarter

Kenya's economy expanded by 6.2 percent in the second quarter of 2016 compared to 5.9 per cent at the same period last year, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics has announced. ...

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Shipments of smartphones in Africa on a decline

Shipments of smartphones in Africa on a decline

Shipments of smartphones in Africa fell 5.2% to 23.1 million units in the second quarter of 2016, according to the latest figures from International Data Corporation (IDC). These ...

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Edcon chips in to help Edgars Zimbabwe

Edcon chips in to help Edgars Zimbabwe

Edcon has supported Edgars Zimbabwe with guarantees for $7.2 million (R98.6m) in interest bearing loans and borrowings after the Harare unit sank to a $0.3 million loss for the ha ...

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Mauritius classified most competitive economy in sub Saharan Africa

Mauritius classified most competitive economy in sub Saharan Africa

Mauritius is sub Saharan Africa’s most competitive economy according to the latest ranking of ‘The Global Competitiveness Index,’ by the World Economic Forum (WEF). The country ho ...

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6 inspirational songs about Nigeria

6 inspirational songs about Nigeria

Nigerians felt pride and despair on 56th Independence. They lamented the rise of religious extremism and the destruction of Nigeria's natural environment. Places like the oil-rich ...

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African Proverb of the Day 03/10/2016

African Proverb of the Day 03/10/2016

African Proverb of the Day Today's African Proverb: ...

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