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AllAfrica.com
In Preparation for Isles' Re-Run Pollorganised a workshop entitled "The Media and its Role in covering election. "
In Preparation for Isles' Re-Run Poll
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
organised a workshop entitled "The Media and its Role in covering election. " The one-day workshop held at the Ministry of Information premises attracted various representatives of the media in the Islands: editors, senior journalists and... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Help us eject Zanu PF, pleads Dzamara familybrother to the missing Itai Dzamara, says youths throughout the country should
Help us eject Zanu PF, pleads Dzamara family
New Zimbabwe / Posted yesterday
brother to the missing Itai Dzamara, says youths throughout the country should join “us” in campaigning for the removal of the Zanu PF government whose “expired” leadership is defecating on “our” future. Patson was speaking to Journalists on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Homage to Nyerere, the Village-Wise StatesmanAs a statesman and intellectual, Nyerere is a league apart. He processed grand
Homage to Nyerere, the Village-Wise Statesman
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
As a statesman and intellectual, Nyerere is a league apart. He processed grand ideas from lenses of a villager; high office and deep intellect did not detach him from the least of the poor. When politicians run their tenure, they are survived by our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Now Comes the Hard Part: Five Priorities in the Continuing Fight Against Boko HaramBoko Haram militants launched a brutal assault on three villages just outside o
Now Comes the Hard Part: Five Priorities in the Continuing Fight Against Boko Haram
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Boko Haram militants launched a brutal assault on three villages just outside of the Borno State capital of Maiduguri on Saturday, fire-bombing houses, detonating improvised explosives and suicide vests, and leaving an estimated 85 to 100 people... Read more
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express
David Cameron has just become the best advert for leaving the EU says LEO MCKINSTRY THE pathetic feebleness of David Cameron’s draft agreement with Brussels has
David Cameron has just become the best advert for leaving the EU says LEO MCKINSTRY
express / Posted 2 days ago
THE pathetic feebleness of David Cameron’s draft agreement with Brussels has shattered the complacency of the pro-EU brigade. David Cameron’s draft agreement with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CAF Declares Support for Shaikh Salman Bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa in FIFA ElectionsTHE POSITION OF CAF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AS CONCERNS FIFA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
CAF Declares Support for Shaikh Salman Bin Ibrahim Al Khalifa in FIFA Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
THE POSITION OF CAF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AS CONCERNS FIFA PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS The CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on 5 February 2016 in Kigali, Rwanda, presided over by Suketu Patel, 1st Vice President of CAF and Almamy Kabele Camara, 2nd... Read more
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iol.co.za
African confederation backs Salman for Fifa jobgained a major boost in his bid to become the next Fifa president when he recei
African confederation backs Salman for Fifa job
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
gained a major boost in his bid to become the next Fifa president when he received endorsement from the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Friday. Salman and Swiss Gianni Infantino are now clear front-runners to win this month's... Read more
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Aljazeera
Refugees find solace through art in MoroccoRabat - In the working-class district of Yacoub El Mansour in the Moroccan capi
Refugees find solace through art in Morocco
Aljazeera / Posted 5 days ago
Rabat - In the working-class district of Yacoub El Mansour in the Moroccan capital Rabat, women from Iraq, Morocco and the Democratic Republic of Congo gathered around sewing machines inside the offices of Migrants du Monde, stitching traditional... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
An Irony of HistoryAfrican leaders who are currently attending their perennial African Union (AU)
An Irony of History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
African leaders who are currently attending their perennial African Union (AU) conventions in Ethiopia seem deaf to occurrences in the very land where our forebears had signed the charter for establishing the Organization of African Unity (OAU). That... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Africa’s leaders fail the people of BurundiOPINION: African Union,Burundi,Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza,African Un
Africa’s leaders fail the people of Burundi
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 days ago
OPINION: African Union,Burundi,Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza,African Union Summit Jean-Jacques Cornish says Africa’s leaders blinked in the standoff with Burundian president Pierre Nkurunziza. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Already Has Four Trade Unions - FedusaSouth Africa already has four trade unions, the Federation of Unions of South A
SA Already Has Four Trade Unions - Fedusa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
South Africa already has four trade unions, the Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) said on Tuesday as "nine-plus" unions gear up to form a new independent labour federation. Fedusa general secretary Dennis George said that, while Fedusa... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US, Italy warn of rising ISIS threat in Libyareach, threatening to seize Libya and launch attacks in Western countries. But
US, Italy warn of rising ISIS threat in Libya
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
reach, threatening to seize Libya and launch attacks in Western countries. But as representatives from the 23 countries of the US-led coalition battling the jihadists' self-declared "caliphate" reviewed their progress at talks in Rome, Italy and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
US, Italy warn of rising IS threat in Libya but strikes off agendareach, threatening to seize Libya and launch attacks in Western countries. But
US, Italy warn of rising IS threat in Libya but strikes off agenda
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
reach, threatening to seize Libya and launch attacks in Western countries. But as representatives from the 23 countries of the US-led coalition battling the militants' self-declared "caliphate" reviewed their progress at talks in Rome, Italy and... Read more
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Gulf News
UAE takes responsibility to stand with allies very seriously: Yousuf Al Otaibaa positive agenda for the Middle East and referencing the annual Joint Military
UAE takes responsibility to stand with allies very seriously: Yousuf Al Otaiba
Gulf News / Posted 9 days ago
a positive agenda for the Middle East and referencing the annual Joint Military Dialogue between the UAE and the US. when officials from both nation’s armed forces engaged in discussions around shared challenges and threats.The ambassador... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Immortalisation of Mwalimu NyerereThe Reader Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere is a luminous figure in the birth o
The Immortalisation of Mwalimu Nyerere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Reader Mwalimu Julius Kambarage Nyerere is a luminous figure in the birth of independent Africa whose astuteness, simplicity and dedication to the African cause is yet to be matched by any leader in the modern era. So revered was Nyerere that in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mugabe - Africa's Institutional Memory PersonifiedBetween May 22 and 25, 1963, Heads of State and Government and representatives
President Mugabe - Africa's Institutional Memory Personified
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Between May 22 and 25, 1963, Heads of State and Government and representatives of 32 African countries gathered in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia at a conference which culminated in the founding of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU). Founding fathers of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Asante Sana, MwalimuThe time is now to recognise the role played by Julius Nyerere in the political
Asante Sana, Mwalimu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The time is now to recognise the role played by Julius Nyerere in the political liberation of Africa, and to enshrine his legacy to reside with the present and future generations of Africans. MWALIMU Julius Kambarage Nyerere, who lives in our... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's health needs can't wait for unity government, minister saysGENEVA: Donors must help Libya rebuild its devastated health care system and fi
Libya's health needs can't wait for unity government, minister says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
GENEVA: Donors must help Libya rebuild its devastated health care system and fight increasing outbreaks of disease, not wait for a unity government to be formed, the health minister and the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday. Health... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's health needs can't wait for unity government, minister saysGENEVA: Donors must help Libya rebuild its devastated health care system and fi
Libya's health needs can't wait for unity government, minister says
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
GENEVA: Donors must help Libya rebuild its devastated health care system and fight increasing outbreaks of disease, not wait for a unity government to be formed, the health minister and the World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Wednesday. Health... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mugabe Launches Julius Nyerere BookBy Felex Share/ Simiso Mlevu President Mugabe is set to launch a book publishe
President Mugabe Launches Julius Nyerere Book
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
By Felex Share/ Simiso Mlevu President Mugabe is set to launch a book published in honour of the founding Tanzanian President, Mwalimu Julius Nyerere at State House this afternoon. The book is entitled Julius Nyerere, Asante Sana, Thank you Mwalimu... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Davos 'snub' angers black businessSouth Africa has travelled to the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos with a “u
Davos 'snub' angers black business
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
South Africa has travelled to the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos with a “unity of purpose” and is “very clear about what we are coming to achieve”, President Jacob Zuma said at the event. But back home, not everyone agreed. Even as he spoke,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zanzibar Polls Will Be 'Exercise in Futility'waste time, money and good will on a pointless vote with a predetermined outcom
Zanzibar Polls Will Be 'Exercise in Futility'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
waste time, money and good will on a pointless vote with a predetermined outcome. On Friday 22 January 2016, the chairman of the Zanzibar Electoral Commission (ZEC), Jecha Salim Jecha, invited voters on the Isles to return to polling stations on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspense Ahead of Crucial AU ElectionsTraditionally, elections at the African Union (AU) Commission and for structure
Suspense Ahead of Crucial AU Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Traditionally, elections at the African Union (AU) Commission and for structures like the Peace and Security Council (PSC) don't raise much interest beyond the small circle of AU insiders. This is quickly changing, however. As the AU shakes off its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Mugabe Has Shown the WayTHE 26th Session of the African Union Summit is underway in Addis Ababa, Ethiop
President Mugabe Has Shown the Way
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
THE 26th Session of the African Union Summit is underway in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with preparatory meetings having begun on January 21. The summit, running under the theme "2016: African Year of Human Rights with particular focus on the rights of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Visit to the United Congregational Church in GroutvilleBrothers and sisters in Christ, I greet you in the name of our Lord Jesus Chris
Visit to the United Congregational Church in Groutville
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Brothers and sisters in Christ, I greet you in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, who willingly drank the cup set before Him so that you and I might taste eternal life. How wonderful is our saviour; how gracious our Lord. I was honoured to receive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Salim Lost Bid to Be First Black UN BossDar es Salaam — Tanzania's former long-serving secretary-general of the Organis
How Salim Lost Bid to Be First Black UN Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Tanzania's former long-serving secretary-general of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU), Dr Salim Ahmed Salim, has revealed for the first time, how he almost became the youngest and first black UN secretary-general. He recounts... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Backyards burning with Aussie prideTuesday January 26 promises to be a day of celebrating all that is great about
Backyards burning with Aussie pride
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
Tuesday January 26 promises to be a day of celebrating all that is great about our fantastic country | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website BACKYARD barbecues will... Read more
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News.com.au
Backyards burning with Aussie pridefashion around the country on Tuesday in the traditional sizzling salute to our
Backyards burning with Aussie pride
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
fashion around the country on Tuesday in the traditional sizzling salute to our national day. Given the multicultural mix of our citizens, the fare on the grills may veer from shish kebabs to Aussie snags and seafood — but there’s no denying the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Book Outlining Salim's Role Out Role Out Eadline Goes HereDar es Salaam — A book documenting the life of Tanzania's retired seasoned dipl
Book Outlining Salim's Role Out Role Out Eadline Goes Here
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Dar es Salaam — A book documenting the life of Tanzania's retired seasoned diplomat, Ambassador Salim Ahmed Salim, was launched in Dar es Salaam yesterday. The book titled 'Salim A. Salim-Son of Africa' was launched by the Minister for Foreign... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Re-imagining Africa: What if big states did better?Imagine an Africa where its best performers are its most powerful states. It’s
Re-imagining Africa: What if big states did better?
Daily Maverick / Posted 20 days ago
Imagine an Africa where its best performers are its most powerful states. It’s not easy but you should try. For many years the best performing states in Africa have been tiny. Atop the list of most major human development rankings are Seychelles,... Read more
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BBC News
Letter from Africa: Has the African Union grown some teeth? - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Letter from Africa: Has the African Union grown some teeth?
BBC News / Posted 22 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Letter from Africa: Has... Read more
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International Business Times
EU on Biafra: Self-determination to be addressed respecting international law says Federica Mogherini The high representative for foreign affairs of the European Union has responded
EU on Biafra: Self-determination to be addressed respecting international law says Federica Mogherini
International Business Times / Posted 22 days ago
The high representative for foreign affairs of the European Union has responded to a letter by Washington-based Organization of Emerging African States (Oeas) seeking support in the ongoing fight for the independence of Biafra from Nigeria. Federica... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Bayo Inaugurates Banjul Bicentenary Organising CommitteeThe Minister of Lands and Regional Government, Hon. Momodou Aki Bayo on Monday
Minister Bayo Inaugurates Banjul Bicentenary Organising Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The Minister of Lands and Regional Government, Hon. Momodou Aki Bayo on Monday afternoon officially inaugurated the Banjul Bicentenary Organising Committee at a ceremony held at the Banjul City Council. The event, which is set to kick off in April... Read more
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The Manila Times
Landmark year, 2015 was a ‘tipping point’ for climate change2015 was a ‘tipping point’ for climate changeJanuary 19, 2016 9:05 pm PARIS: W
Landmark year, 2015 was a ‘tipping point’ for climate change
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
2015 was a ‘tipping point’ for climate changeJanuary 19, 2016 9:05 pm PARIS: When future generations write the history of humanity’s faltering quest to repair Earth’s climate system, 2015 will have its own chapter. Nature, along with the... Read more
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PhysOrg
2015 a 'tipping point' for climate change: experts2015 was almost certainly the hottest on record for the planet as a whole When
2015 a 'tipping point' for climate change: experts
PhysOrg / Posted 23 days ago
2015 was almost certainly the hottest on record for the planet as a whole When future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest to repair Earth's climate system, 2015 will have its own chapter. Nature, along with the usually... Read more
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Gulf News
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week live: '300% spike in world energy demand by 2050'by 2050, global economy can be shaped in practical ways towards a sustainable f
Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week live: '300% spike in world energy demand by 2050'
Gulf News / Posted 23 days ago
by 2050, global economy can be shaped in practical ways towards a sustainable future, attendees at teh fourth edition of the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) were told on Monday.Following 'unprecedented unity' against climate change, the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
2015 a 'tipping point' for climate change: expertsPARIS - When future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest
2015 a 'tipping point' for climate change: experts
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
PARIS - When future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest to repair Earth's climate system, 2015 will have its own chapter. 2015 was almost certainly the hottest on record for the planet as a whole Nature, along with the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Gives African Union a Chance to Prove It's No Longer a Club of DictatorsIn Burundi, the Africa Union (AU) has a clear and non-controversial opportunity
Burundi Gives African Union a Chance to Prove It's No Longer a Club of Dictators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
In Burundi, the Africa Union (AU) has a clear and non-controversial opportunity to shed its image as "the trade union of dictators," as Yoweri Museveni used to refer to its predecessor, the Organisation of African Unity - before himself becoming its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zambia, Sudan Long-Time AlliesRelationships between countries are measured by the level of progression made i
Zambia, Sudan Long-Time Allies
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
Relationships between countries are measured by the level of progression made in political, economic and social areas at a bilateral level. The scale of cooperation at regional and international levels also measures them respectively. It is against... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ooni to Declare Ife Tourism ZoneA new dawn in the history of Ile-Ife occasioned by the recent appointment of 40
Ooni to Declare Ife Tourism Zone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
A new dawn in the history of Ile-Ife occasioned by the recent appointment of 40-year old Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja 11, as the Ooni of Ife, has continued to resonate with the Ooni set to declare Ife as a tourism zone in furtherance of his... Read more
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TheBull
2015 a tipping point for climate changeWhen future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest to repa
2015 a tipping point for climate change
TheBull / Posted 23 days ago
When future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest to repair Earth's climate system, 2015 will have its own chapter. 18.01.2016 03:48 PM When future generations write the history of humanity's faltering quest to repair Earth's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ooni Declares Ife Tourism ZoneA new dawn in the history of Ile Ife occasioned by the recent appointment of 40
Ooni Declares Ife Tourism Zone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
A new dawn in the history of Ile Ife occasioned by the recent appointment of 40 years old Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja 11, as the Ooni of Ife, has continued to resonate with the Ooni set to declare Ife as a tourism zone in furtherance of his... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Memories of Our Founding FathersThey are the first military coup d' etat ever executed on the Nigerian soil on
Memories of Our Founding Fathers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
They are the first military coup d' etat ever executed on the Nigerian soil on January 15, 1966, which claimed the lives of most of our early nationalists and politicians, and the thirty-month civil war, which claimed the lives of over 2 million... Read more
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SiliconIndia
India Pledges Steadfast Support, ''Special Consideration'' For Poorer Nationsnewly-minted Permanent Representative, Syed Akbarduddin, said, "India will be r
India Pledges Steadfast Support, ''Special Consideration'' For Poorer Nations
SiliconIndia / Posted 27 days ago
newly-minted Permanent Representative, Syed Akbarduddin, said, "India will be resolute in pushing for developing country unity and will spare no effort to give special consideration to the interests of our brothers and sisters from LDCs (Least... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
You Still Lack Professionalism, Sherwen Tells Ugandan CyclistsKampala — For the better part of last year, a big section of the cycling frater
You Still Lack Professionalism, Sherwen Tells Ugandan Cyclists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Kampala — For the better part of last year, a big section of the cycling fraternity was plotting to oust Sam 'Mahaba' Muwonge, the Uganda Cyling Association (UCA) head, whom they branded "expired, inept and fraudulent", for failing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers - Handover Ceremony of Chairmanship of Group of 77Statement by H.E. Mr Luwellyn Landers, Deputy Minister of International Relatio
Deputy Minister Luwellyn Landers - Handover Ceremony of Chairmanship of Group of 77
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
Statement by H.E. Mr Luwellyn Landers, Deputy Minister of International Relations And Cooperation of the Republic of South Africa, at the handover ceremony of the Chairmanship of the Group of 77 (New York, 12 January 2016) Your Excellency, Don... Read more
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New Kerala
India pledges steadfast support, 'special consideration' for poorer nationsPermanent Representative, Syed Akbarduddin, said on Tuesday, "India will be res
India pledges steadfast support, 'special consideration' for poorer nations
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
Permanent Representative, Syed Akbarduddin, said on Tuesday, "India will be resolute in pushing for developing country unity and will spare no effort to give special consideration to the interests of our brothers and sisters from LDCs (Least... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria's National Assembly - a House of Thieves and BlackmailersMr. Obasanjo, a former Nigerian President, gave this address at the public pres
Nigeria's National Assembly - a House of Thieves and Blackmailers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
Mr. Obasanjo, a former Nigerian President, gave this address at the public presentation and launch of an autobiography of Justice Mustapha Akanbi: "The Story of My Two Worlds: Challenges, Experiences and Achievements" in Abuja on November 26,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Should Abuja Join Saudi Arabia's Military Alliance?ambitious initiative, said Deputy Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammed bi
Should Abuja Join Saudi Arabia's Military Alliance?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 30 days ago
ambitious initiative, said Deputy Crown Prince and Defence Minister Mohammed bin Salman, "emanates from the keenness of the Muslim world to fight this disease, which has harmed the Islamic world's standing in the international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement of the African National Congress Following the Meeting of the National Executive Committee Held On the 27th - 28th November 2015The National Executive Committee of the African National Congress held its last
Statement of the African National Congress Following the Meeting of the National Executive Committee Held On the 27th - 28th November 2015
AllAfrica.com / Posted 1 months ago
The National Executive Committee of the African National Congress held its last scheduled NEC meeting for the 2015 calendar year on the 27th and 28th November 2015 at the St. Georges Hotel in Tshwane. The meeting received a Political Overview from... Read more
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