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Stop Treating Past Presidents Like Animals In A Cage-Obasanjo

Stop Treating Past Presidents Like Animals In A Cage-Obasanjo

🕔08:48, 21.Jul 2017

Obasanjo made this remark while speaking at a French Embassy event in Pretoria

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It Is Time To Silence The Guns And Grow Our Wealth-Osinbajo

It Is Time To Silence The Guns And Grow Our Wealth-Osinbajo

🕔08:21, 4.Jul 2017

The millions that have been killed and maimed, millions displaced, children out of school, set us back decades economically and socially

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Botswana Loses Second President

Botswana Loses Second President

🕔15:54, 23.Jun 2017

He died peacefully at Bokamoso Private Hospital

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Lynched Ghanaian Soldier Promoted To The Rank Of A Major, To Get State Funeral

Lynched Ghanaian Soldier Promoted To The Rank Of A Major, To Get State Funeral

🕔10:11, 6.Jun 2017

The Ghanaian soldier was lynched by a mob after being mistaken for an armed robber

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Zimbabwe Presidential Poll: Mugabe Kicks-off Campaign

Zimbabwe Presidential Poll: Mugabe Kicks-off Campaign

🕔12:53, 3.Jun 2017

Robert Mugabe has begun a countrywide campaign apparently to seek support from the electorate to remain the country’s president.

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African Slaves Were The 1st To Celebrate Ramadan In America

African Slaves Were The 1st To Celebrate Ramadan In America

🕔21:13, 28.May 2017

Ramadan was widely observed by enslaved Muslims. Yet this history is largely ignored by Muslim-American leaders and laypeople alike—and erased from…

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At least 22 Dead In Clashes Over Central African Republic Town

At least 22 Dead In Clashes Over Central African Republic Town

🕔07:11, 21.May 2017

The clashes came amid a week of intense violence between mainly Muslim fighters from the former Seleka rebel coalition that overthrew President Francois Bozize in 2013 and anti-balaka Christian militias who oppose them

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Many Battle For Their Lives As Terrorists Bomb UN Camp In Mali

Many Battle For Their Lives As Terrorists Bomb UN Camp In Mali

🕔00:57, 7.May 2017

Terrorists in Mali have fired rockets on a United Nations camp in Timbuktu,Mali, this week.The rockets were directed at the UN’s Super Camp, which has both military personnel and civilians from different nationalities. A military official attached to the UN

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3-Months State Of Emergency In Egypt Over Terrorist Attack

3-Months State Of Emergency In Egypt Over Terrorist Attack

🕔06:42, 11.Apr 2017

Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has announced a three-month state of emergency after attacks on two Coptic churches that left at least 44 dead. The measure allows authorities to make arrests without warrants and search people’s homes and needs to

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SHOCKING! Why I Prefer Having Sex With Hen To Women- Man Tells Court

SHOCKING! Why I Prefer Having Sex With Hen To Women- Man Tells Court

🕔16:02, 1.Mar 2017

An 18-year-old Kenyan man, identified as Kevin Simiyi has admitted having sex with a hen. Simiyi told a court in Bungoma that he truly defiled the domestic animal. According to Nairobi News, Simiyi was arrested after he was caught red-handed

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