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Nigerians Have Murdered More South Africans–South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister

Nigerians Have Murdered More South Africans–South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister

🕔12:51, 24.Feb 2017

Following xenophobic attacks on Nigerians by South Africans, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Nigeria’s Presidential aide on Foreign Affairs has called on the African Union to look into the issue, saying that about 116 Nigerians have been killed in South Africa over the

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Mugabe’s Corpse Will Win 2018 Presidential Election–Wife

Mugabe’s Corpse Will Win 2018 Presidential Election–Wife

🕔08:42, 19.Feb 2017

First lady of the Republic of Zimbabwe, Grace Mugabe said that she is ready to field her husband’s corpse if he dies, in the next presidential election. The 51-year old Grace Mugabe who now performs most of her husband’s presidential

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Police Raid Newspaper Editor’s Home, Whisk Away Wife

Police Raid Newspaper Editor’s Home, Whisk Away Wife

🕔13:09, 16.Feb 2017

Police raided the home of a government-criticial Zambian editor-in-chief, but were unable to arrest him because he was abroad, local media reported on Thursday. Police instead arrested the wife of Fred M’membe, editor-in-chief of The Post newspaper, which was closed

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BREAKING: More Than 200 Ghanaian Presidential Cars Missing

BREAKING: More Than 200 Ghanaian Presidential Cars Missing

🕔23:21, 9.Feb 2017

More than 200 cars have been declared missing from the office of Ghanaian President, a government spokesman Eugene Arhin announced on Thursday night. Recall that Nana Akufo-Addo from the New Patriotic Party won the Ghanaian presidential election at the beginning

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Angolan President To Quit Presidency After 38 Years In Power

Angolan President To Quit Presidency After 38 Years In Power

🕔08:27, 4.Feb 2017

Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos confirmed on Friday he will not run in this year’s presidential election, bringing to an end his 38 years as head of state, but he will retain control of the powerful ruling party. Dos

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Former Prostitute Appointed A Minister In Zambia

Former Prostitute Appointed A Minister In Zambia

🕔08:02, 4.Feb 2017

A former prostitute Kampamba Mulenga who was appointed as the Zambia Minister of Information has urged her people to forget about her past and focus on the future. Recall that before her appointment as Information Minister she was seen by

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Congo Opposition Leader Dies

Congo Opposition Leader Dies

🕔15:45, 2.Feb 2017

Democratic Republic of Congo’s veteran opposition leader, Etienne Tshisekedi, has died in Brussels aged 84, his party said yesterday. Tshisekedi stood up to Mobutu Sese Seko, who ruled the country then known as Zaire, for more than three decades before

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Chad’s Foreign Minister Becomes African Union Chairperson

Chad’s Foreign Minister Becomes African Union Chairperson

🕔21:11, 30.Jan 2017

African Union leaders chose Chad’s candidate to chair the 54-nation body on Monday at a summit where the divisive issues of Africa’s relationship to the International Criminal Court and Morocco’s readmission to the AU were on the agenda. In the

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Jammeh’s Former Minister Becomes Gambia’s Vice President

Jammeh’s Former Minister Becomes Gambia’s Vice President

🕔09:40, 24.Jan 2017

Fatoumata Tambajang, former Minister of Health under the former President of Gambia,Yahya Jammeh has been appointed the Vice-President of the country by the new president, Adama Barrow. This announcement was made by Mr. Barrow’s spokesperson, even as the new president

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Why I Allowed Jammeh To Go On Exile-President Barrow

Why I Allowed Jammeh To Go On Exile-President Barrow

🕔10:20, 23.Jan 2017

President Adama Barrow of Gambia said that he allowed his predecessor Yahya Jammeh to go on exile because the country could not guarantee his safety. Barrow dropped this hint on Sunday night during an interview with the Nigeria Television Authority(NTA).

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