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Kenyan President, Vice President, Sacrifice 80 Percent Salary Cut In Order To Fight Coronavirus

Kenyan President, Vice President, Sacrifice 80 Percent Salary Cut In Order To Fight Coronavirus

🕔20:35, 25.Mar 2020

Kenyatta further announced a raft of other measures meant to cushion the effect of the pandemic, including a 100 percent tax relief for all Kenyans earning below Ksh24,000.

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President Of Tunisia Is Dead

President Of Tunisia Is Dead

🕔14:29, 25.Jul 2019

92-year-old President of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, has died.

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Ebola: DR Congo Health Minister Resigns

Ebola: DR Congo Health Minister Resigns

🕔04:49, 24.Jul 2019

The Health Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Oly Ilunga, has resigned over the handling of an Ebola outbreak.

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Corruption: Kenya’s Finance Minister, Henry Rotich, Arrested

Corruption: Kenya’s Finance Minister, Henry Rotich, Arrested

🕔14:46, 22.Jul 2019

Kenya’s Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich has presented himself to the Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) headquarters.

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#67Minutes: South Africans Launch Hashtag To Honour Mandela

#67Minutes: South Africans Launch Hashtag To Honour Mandela

🕔06:02, 20.Jul 2019

The hashtag was coined to honour the 67 years Mandela used in life since the beginning of his peace revolution and democracy of South Africa.

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Uganda To Issue Birth Certificates To Cows

Uganda To Issue Birth Certificates To Cows

🕔07:24, 19.Jul 2019

A proactive measure taken by the Ugandan government to ensure the traceability of products and ensure benefit from the international market for local farmers, will have cows being issued birth certificates.

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Armed Robbers Attack Bakery Van, Steal 500 Loaves Of Bread

Armed Robbers Attack Bakery Van, Steal 500 Loaves Of Bread

🕔09:25, 21.Jun 2019

A routine shift for a bread delivery crew in Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, turned awry after a gang of armed robbers pounced and escaped with 500 loaves.

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Sudan’s Coup Leader Steps Down

Sudan’s Coup Leader Steps Down

🕔14:13, 13.Apr 2019

Awad Ibn Auf, Sudan’s Defence Minister and leader of the coup that seized power from Omar al-Bashir, has stepped down.

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Coup Rumour:  Sudan’s Al-Bashir Steps Down After 30 Years In Power

Coup Rumour: Sudan’s Al-Bashir Steps Down After 30 Years In Power

🕔09:44, 11.Apr 2019

President Omar Al-Bashir of Sudan has reportedly stepped down after 30 years in power.

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President Bouteflika Tenders His Resignation

President Bouteflika Tenders His Resignation

🕔06:49, 3.Apr 2019

Algeria’s ailing leader,Abdelaziz Bouteflika, has finally submitted his resignation letter in the face of massive street protests after two decades at the helm.

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