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Vote counting on-going as Liberians await initial poll results

Vote counting on-going as Liberians await initial poll results

Vote counting is underway in Liberia where large number of voters turned out on Tuesday to vote for a new president and lawmakers. The National Elections Commission (NEC) in its last presser at the cl ...

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African Proverb of the Day 11/10/2017

African Proverb of the Day 11/10/2017

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

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Kenyan opposition leader, Raila Odinga, withdraws from elections

Kenyan opposition leader, Raila Odinga, withdraws from elections

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Tuesday he would not stand in a court-ordered re-run of August's presidential election that is scheduled for October 26. Odinga has repeatedly said he wou ...

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Kenyan forces ‘killed 35 in August poll protests’

Kenyan forces ‘killed 35 in August poll protests’

At least 37 people were killed in a police crackdown in protests immediately after Kenya’s 8 August election, the country’s human rights watchdog said. In three days of violence, 35 people died as a r ...

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China-SA host small business enterprises fair

China-SA host small business enterprises fair

South Africa will co-host the China International Small and Medium Enterprises Fair (CISMEF) which aims to unlock markets for small businesses and cooperatives. The 2017 edition of CISMEF will be taki ...

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Fasting is good for you – Why?

Fasting is good for you – Why?

There are many reasons why people do intermittent fasting. While most may do it for religious reasons, others are persuaded by the desire to lose weight or the belief that it detoxifies their bodies. ...

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Liberians head to polls today

Liberians head to polls today

Millions of Liberians will vote today to elect a new president and legislators in the country’s third election since the end of the civil war in 2003. Africa’s first female president President Ellen J ...

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Egypt rejoices after first World Cup berth in 28 years

Egypt rejoices after first World Cup berth in 28 years

Egypt’s capital crackled with fireworks and blared with horns as the soccer-crazy country reached the World Cup for the first time in 28 years as rare scenes of joy took hold of city blocks celebratin ...

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Uganda celebrates 55 years of independence – 55 events since 1962

Uganda celebrates 55 years of independence – 55 events since 1962

In acknowledgement of 55 years of modern day Uganda, Makamba Online brings you a selection of 55 events that have defined Uganda’s social, economic and political life since winning independence from B ...

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Fast and Furious 9 moved to 2020

Fast and Furious 9 moved to 2020

The next movie in the popular franchise was initially due to be released in April 2019 but now, executives at Universal have announced it will instead hit screens on April 10, 2020. The ninth instalme ...

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