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Monthly Archives: May 2019

Chelsea 4-1 Arsenal – Europa League Final

Chelsea 4-1 Arsenal – Europa League Final

Arsenal bowed down to quick counter attacks from Chelsea in the second half of the Europa League final in Baku. Eden Hazard bid a glorious farewell to Chelsea by netting a brace a ...

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16 charged in Bangladesh for burning girl alive

16 charged in Bangladesh for burning girl alive

Sixteen people have been charged in Bangladesh over the shocking murder of a teenager who was burned to death after reporting sexual harassment. Nusrat Jahan Rafi, 19, was doused ...

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Rafa Nadal in relaxed win, Tsitsipas pushed to four sets

Rafa Nadal in relaxed win, Tsitsipas pushed to four sets

Rafael Nadal continued the strong start to his bid for a record-extending 12th French Open title on Wednesday with a comfortable victory over German qualifier Yannick Maden, while ...

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Peter Mutharika sworn in – Malawi

Peter Mutharika sworn in – Malawi

The Kamuzu Stadium in Blantyre, Malawi was flocked with hundreds of people on Tuesday, who attended the swearing-in ceremony of President Peter Mutharika. Taking his oath of offic ...

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Desegregation of African Culture and Traditions

Desegregation of African Culture and Traditions

Today is Africa Day. It commemorates the day when the Organisation of Africa Unity (OAU) was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in 1963 in what could be regarded as the first summit of ...

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Botswana lifts elephant hunting ban

Botswana lifts elephant hunting ban

The Botswana government said it carried out extensive consultations before making the decision to lift its ban on hunting. The country is a sanctuary for around 130,000 elephants ...

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Dumiso Dabengwa Zimbabwe’s ‘Black Russian’ freedom fighter dies

Dumiso Dabengwa Zimbabwe’s ‘Black Russian’ freedom fighter dies

Dumiso Dabengwa, a Zimbabwean politician and a former spy chief for freedom fighters in the war against white-minority rule, has died aged 79. Nicknamed the “Black Russian” - as h ...

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‘John Wick 3’ deposes ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57 million

‘John Wick 3’ deposes ‘Avengers: Endgame’ with $57 million

The box office has a new king and his name is John Wick. The third instalment of the hyper violent Keanu Reeves franchise has taken the top spot at the North American box office a ...

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Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina dies

Kenyan author Binyavanga Wainaina dies

Literary fans all over the world are paying tribute to Binyavanga Wainaina, the award-winning Kenyan writer who died on Tuesday night, aged 48. Wainaina challenged stereotypes of ...

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Voting complete, counting underway in Malawi

Voting complete, counting underway in Malawi

Millions of voters in Malawi cast ballots Tuesday in a closely-fought election, with President Peter Mutharika battling to hold off two rivals in a race that focused on corruption ...

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