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Standard Bank charged in Angola

Standard Bank charged in Angola

Standard Bank's Angolan unit was fined $800 by the central bank for foreign exchange violations but the South African lender said on Wednesday it had not breached any rules. Angola's central bank said ...

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21 Africans receive Queen Elizabeth’s ‘Young Leaders Award’

21 Africans receive Queen Elizabeth’s ‘Young Leaders Award’

A total of 21 young Africans were awarded by Queen Elizabeth II as part of the second edition of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award. They joined 60 other exceptional young leaders from 45 Commonwealth na ...

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Somalia: Al-Shabaab kills 15 including minister

Somalia: Al-Shabaab kills 15 including minister

At least 15 people were killed and another 20 wounded in a coordinated assault on Nasa Hablod hotel in Somalia's capital. A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a hotel ...

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Coca-Cola opens top EKOCENTER site in Rwanda

Coca-Cola opens top EKOCENTER site in Rwanda

Coca-cola opened a top EKOCENTER site in Rwanda. This follows a promise by Coca-cola Chairman and CEO Muhtar Kent after President Paul Kagame had visited Coca-cola’s Atlanta headquarters in 2013. Coca ...

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MTN launches 4G service in Ghana

MTN launches 4G service in Ghana

Ghana’s leading telecommunications service provider, MTN, has launched its 4G LTE services commercially in all 10 regions of Ghana. This is approximately six months after MTN acquired the 4G LTE 800MH ...

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Lionel Messi retires from international football

Lionel Messi retires from international football

Lionel Messi has said that he is to retire from international soccer after Argentina were beaten 4-2 by Chile in a penalty shootout in the Copa America final on Sunday, the fourth final the Barcelona ...

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Chile wins Copa America Centenario

Chile wins Copa America Centenario

It was a carbon copy of 2015 Copa America final, also won by Chile on penalties after a goalless draw. The defeat also ensured Argentina's 23-year wait for a major title continued. It was a nightmaris ...

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BET Awards 2016 winners: Beyonce, Drake, Black Coffee and more

BET Awards 2016 winners: Beyonce, Drake, Black Coffee and more

The 2016 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, honoured the best in music, television, movies and sports from the past year. Hosted for the second year in a row by co-stars Anthony Ander ...

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Euro 2016: Russia given suspended disqualification

Euro 2016: Russia given suspended disqualification

Russia will be disqualified from Euro 2016 if there is further crowd trouble at their remaining tournament matches. UEFA, European football's governing body, has given Russia a suspended disqualificat ...

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Most valuable team at Euro 2016

Most valuable team at Euro 2016

Europe’s flagship national team football tournament, Euro 2016 kicked off in France last Saturday. The continent’s top 24 teams would be battling to see who comes top after four weeks of football, som ...

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