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Daily Archives: February 7, 2018

Somali judge elected President of International Court of Justice

Somali judge elected President of International Court of Justice

Congratulatory messages from Somali and other parts of the world are being shared on social media following the election of Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf as president of the Interna ...

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Sierra Leone kick start campaigns ahead of March 7 general elections

Sierra Leone kick start campaigns ahead of March 7 general elections

Campaigns have started across Sierra Leone as politicians seek to flatter voters in the upcoming general elections. Voters will cast their ballots for a president and lawmakers on ...

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Somaliland ‘bans female genital mutilation’

Somaliland ‘bans female genital mutilation’

The self-declared republic of Somaliland's government has issued a fatwa, or religious edict, banning female genital mutilation and promising to punish violators, the Voice of Ame ...

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Zambia to increase copper output

Zambia to increase copper output

Zambia expects to increase its annual copper output to 1.5million tonnes, boosted mainly by improved electricity supply, mines minister Christopher Yaluma said yesterday. “The out ...

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FNB named Africa’s leading bank

FNB named Africa’s leading bank

On 6 February 2018, First National Bank (FNB) announced that the bank was named Africa’s leading bank in The Banker’s, Top 500 Banking Brands Report 2018. Ranked 141st in the glob ...

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Africa Energy Forum to be hosted in Mauritius for 20th anniversary celebrations

Africa Energy Forum to be hosted in Mauritius for 20th anniversary celebrations

The annual Africa Energy Forum will celebrate its 20th birthday by inviting the international energy community to Mauritius for the four day conference and private exhibition. Two ...

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What are some important skills to learn in life?

What are some important skills to learn in life?

Some skills to simplify life must be learned through experience, but you do not have to wait until midlife to become aware of what is truly meaningful and worthwhile. You simply n ...

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Why kids should be taught how to start a business at school

Why kids should be taught how to start a business at school

The African continent is home to a large number of young people – and it simply doesn’t have jobs for them all. Youth unemployment is high across the continent. Some countries, li ...

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