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AllAfrica.com
CHAN 2018 - Kenya Here We Comeleft, and his players celebrate after dumping Rwanda to qualify for 2018 Chan f
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
left, and his players celebrate after dumping Rwanda to qualify for 2018 Chan finals For the fourth successive time, The Uganda Cranes will compete in the African Nations Championships (Chan) finals due next year in Kenya, writes MOSES... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mental Strength Propels Cranes Into CHAN After Early Wobble— The 'Farmer' song played at the end of the second leg of the Chan final quali
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
— The 'Farmer' song played at the end of the second leg of the Chan final qualification round between Rwanda and Uganda at the Kigali Stadium was fittingly in honour of the visitors. They had just managed to squeeze into a fourth... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Coach Micho Congratulates Cranes On QualificationSredojevic was a happy man on a happy weekend in which both 'his' teams made pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Sredojevic was a happy man on a happy weekend in which both 'his' teams made progress in their assignments. The former Uganda Cranes coach made a winning start at Pirates as his side beat Chippa United 1-0 in the Premier Soccer League (PSL) in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cricketers Prepare for Women's World T20 QualifiersSeptember 6 to 17. The Cricket Kenya general manager, Josephat Murithi, on Sun
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
September 6 to 17. The Cricket Kenya general manager, Josephat Murithi, on Sunday said that five teams, namely, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Zimbabwe and hosts Namibia will fight it out for the sole slot reserved for the continent in next year's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Factory Nearly Halves Cost of Fish Feedsbeen facing in importing fish feeds. Local fish farmers have been importing fe
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
been facing in importing fish feeds. Local fish farmers have been importing feeds from Israel, Germany, Mauritius, and Uganda, and they say this was costly because of freight charges. It also affected the freshness of the feed and fish... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CHAN Win Evidence That League Is On Right PathMoses Basena, second left, and his players celebrate after dumping Rwanda to qu
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Moses Basena, second left, and his players celebrate after dumping Rwanda to qualify for 2018 Chan finals On Saturday, Uganda Cranes were beaten 2-0 in Rwanda but advanced to next year's Africa's Nations Championship with a 3-2 aggregate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inside the Elite Team Risking Their Lives to Save Elephantsin Tanzania and seized 1.4 tons of elephant tusks in Dar es Salaam. Those arres
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
in Tanzania and seized 1.4 tons of elephant tusks in Dar es Salaam. Those arrested included several big players from Uganda and Guinea who frequently travelled to China and Vietnam to orchestrate large shipments of ivory from Tanzania. Along... Read more
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The Washington Times
Maryland women to represent U.S. in World University GamesSports Federation to represent the U.S. in Taiwan at the World University Games
The Washington Times / Posted 6 hours ago
Sports Federation to represent the U.S. in Taiwan at the World University Games. The Terrapins will open on Monday against Uganda, face Poland on Tuesday and the Czech Republic on Wednesday. The gold medal game is on Aug. 28. This is only the... Read more
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Reality TV World
Thomas Rhett and wife Lauren Akins welcome second daughterin at 7 lbs., 3 oz., People magazine reported. Ada is the second child for the
Reality TV World / Posted 11 hours ago
in at 7 lbs., 3 oz., People magazine reported. Ada is the second child for the couple after they recently adopted from Uganda daughter Willa Gray, 21 months, in May. "Our baby girl is here sweet Ada James Akins came into the world at 10:28... Read more
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Tahoe Daily Tribune
South Lake Tahoe local’s nonprofit confirms $2 million deal with Kenyan governmenta $2 million partnership deal with the Kenyan government, and is close to final
Tahoe Daily Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
a $2 million partnership deal with the Kenyan government, and is close to finalizing a deal of the same magnitude with the Ugandan government. The Kenya collaboration includes developing a local hygiene factory, which will provide over 500 jobs... Read more
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The Border Mail
Kids choir helps homeWatoto Children's Choir concert raises money and awareness for women and childr
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
Watoto Children's Choir concert raises money and awareness for women and children in Uganda. High-energy dancing and upbeat singing allow the Watoto Children’s Choir to deliver a serious message. The 18-member choir from Uganda are partway through... Read more
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The Courier
Kids choir helps homeWatoto Children's Choir concert raises money and awareness for women and childr
The Courier / Posted yesterday
Watoto Children's Choir concert raises money and awareness for women and children in Uganda. High-energy dancing and upbeat singing allow the Watoto Children’s Choir to deliver a serious message. The 18-member choir from Uganda are partway through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cranes Qualify for 2018 Chan Despite 2-0 LossUganda Cranes have qualified for the 2018 Total Africa Nations Championship des
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Uganda Cranes have qualified for the 2018 Total Africa Nations Championship despite a 2-0 to neighbours Rwanda. The Cranes lost 2-0 away in Kigali to hosts Rwanda, but qualified on a 3-2 goal aggregate have won 3-0 in Kitende last week. "It was a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda/Uganda: So Near and Yet So Far for Rwanda as Uganda QualifyUganda made it four qualifications on the trot to the finals of the African Nat
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Uganda made it four qualifications on the trot to the finals of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) despite a 2-0 loss to Rwanda in their final round second leg on Saturday in Kigali. The defeat saw the Cranes go through 3-2 on aggregate,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Heads of State, Diplomats Laud Kagame's 'Visionary Leadership'the president who, they said has exhibited strong leadership needed for regiona
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the president who, they said has exhibited strong leadership needed for regional transformation. The President of Uganda, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni said, in statement, that he congratulated the people of Rwanda on "active participation in the... Read more
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New Kerala
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Urges U.S. Authorities to Investigate British American Tobacco for Allegations of Widespread Bribery and Corruption in Africa - newkerala news #264489of Health officials in Burundi, Comoros and Rwanda, a former Kenyan Minister of
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
of Health officials in Burundi, Comoros and Rwanda, a former Kenyan Minister of Justice and a Member of Parliament from Uganda. Tobacco use kills more than seven million people worldwide each year. Without urgent action by governments to pass... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Bonded by spilt blood,created the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world. On Thursday, the numb
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
created the fastest growing refugee crisis in the world. On Thursday, the number of people fleeing across the border to Uganda passed a million, the UN’s refugee agency said. Another million have fled into Ethiopia, Sudan and the Democratic... Read more
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African Football
Rwanda win, but not going to CHAN 2018Rwanda beat Uganda 2-0 in the second leg of their 2018 CAF African Nations Cham
African Football / Posted yesterday
Rwanda beat Uganda 2-0 in the second leg of their 2018 CAF African Nations Championships qualifying tie at Stade Régional de Nyamirambo in Kigali on Saturday. Despite the victory, Rwanda have failed to qualify for the 2018 CHAN. The Amavubi have... Read more
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Reuters
Armed group in Uganda briefly abduct South Sudanese rebel, he saysKAMPALA (Reuters) - Armed civilians briefly abducted a South Sudanese rebel spo
Reuters / Posted yesterday
KAMPALA (Reuters) - Armed civilians briefly abducted a South Sudanese rebel spokesman in Uganda and told him to stop talking to the media, two rebel officials said on Saturday. Rebel spokesman Lam Paul Gabriel accused South Sudan's government of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Declared Free From Bird Fluministry of health on Saturday announced that the country is free from bird flu
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
ministry of health on Saturday announced that the country is free from bird flu. The outbreak of bird flu was declared in Uganda on 15th January, 2017 affecting domestic and wild birds. The virus was detected in districts of Wakiso, Kalangala and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
400 Muslims to Set Off for Hajj Pilgrimage on August 20off the hajj to Mecca to fulfill the fifth pillar of Islam on Sunday. Dr Abdall
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
off the hajj to Mecca to fulfill the fifth pillar of Islam on Sunday. Dr Abdallah Bin Fahad the Saudi Arabia Ambassador to Uganda on Friday said the second batch of Muslims will travel on August 20th after the first batch left. He said this during... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
The Pulse of the Peopletold in the short film “A Field Guide to Losing Your Friends.” When his best fr
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
told in the short film “A Field Guide to Losing Your Friends.” When his best friend was killed in a terror attack in Uganda in 2010, Dunning fell into despair and self-medication and could only find solace exploring Rocky Mountain National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda/Uganda: Amavubi in a Do-or-Die Clash Against UgandaRwanda national football team (Amavubi) will need to score three or more goals
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Rwanda national football team (Amavubi) will need to score three or more goals without conceding when they face Uganda in the second leg of the CHAN 2018 third round qualifiers at Kigali Stadium today to stand a chance of reaching the finals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ugandan Fans Arrive in Kigali for Amavubi-Cranes ClashHundreds of Ugandan fans have arrived in Kigali to support Uganda Cranes agains
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Hundreds of Ugandan fans have arrived in Kigali to support Uganda Cranes against Amavubi in the second leg of CHAN 2018 Kenya third qualification round on Saturday at Kigali Stadium in Nyamirambo. Speaking to Saturday Sport, Moses Ssejemba, a... Read more
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DW
Frontex-Director Fabrice Leggeri: 'Border control itself is not a panacea' |can be effective to manage these flows. Should humanitarian aid organizations
DW / Posted yesterday
can be effective to manage these flows. Should humanitarian aid organizations be more present in regions like Yemen, Uganda, Sudan instead of the Mediterranean Sea? Frontex is an operational, not political organization, and our role is to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Uganda Children Are Affected By UrbanisationChildren in Uganda's urban areas may be better off with their greater access to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Children in Uganda's urban areas may be better off with their greater access to social services compared with their rural counterparts but they are also more vulnerable to homelessness, exploitation and abuse. A report by Unicef Uganda and the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Affirms Closer Ties With Rwanda at Kagame's Inaugurationleaders included Presidents Alpha Condé of Guinea who is also the current Chair
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
leaders included Presidents Alpha Condé of Guinea who is also the current Chairman of the African Union, Yoweri Museveni (Uganda), Salva Kiir (South Sudan), Ismail Omar Guelleh (Djibouti), Omar al-Bashir (Sudan), Faustin Archange Touadera (Central... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ALSF Weighs in On Uganda's Oil Refinery ProjectIn late July, Uganda chose a consortium, including General Electric Co., to bui
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In late July, Uganda chose a consortium, including General Electric Co., to build and operate a crude oil refinery, which will eventually process oil from fields being developed by Total SA and Tullow Oil Plc. The African Legal Support facility... Read more
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Mashable
This woman was asked to comment on the South Sudan refugee crisis. She responded with a poem.When Emi Mahmoud was asked to comment on recent news — that the one-millionth S
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
When Emi Mahmoud was asked to comment on recent news — that the one-millionth South Sudanese refugee just crossed into Uganda to escape conflict, drought, and economic collapse — she decided to use her voice in a unique and powerful way. The... Read more
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King Fut
BASKETBALL: Egypt beat DR Congo in Women's Afrobasket openerThe Pharaohs qualified to the tournament, which is held in Mali, after winning
King Fut / Posted 2 days ago
The Pharaohs qualified to the tournament, which is held in Mali, after winning all of their four qualifying games against Uganda and Kenya. Egypt managed to end the first-quarter 19-11 before smashing their opponents 26-10 and 22-20 in the second... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Beyond ‘The Wayside Café’: Young theater voices soar in Shanghai and Segovia festivalsAustralia to South Africa, Japan to Turkey, Bangladesh to France to the United
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
Australia to South Africa, Japan to Turkey, Bangladesh to France to the United States, India to the United Kingdom and Uganda, Sri Lanka to Spain, Brazil and Mongolia. ADVERTISEMENT Steven Fernandez, who saw the play in Shanghai, wrote in an... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SAHRC welcomes guilty verdict against Jon Qwelanelimitations to freedom of expression, spokesperson Gail Smith said. Qwelane, S
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
limitations to freedom of expression, spokesperson Gail Smith said. Qwelane, South Africa’s former ambassador to Uganda, made homophobic comments in a column published in the Sunday Sun on July 20, 2008. Smith said the judgment was a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
I'm not a racist, says Graeme Pollock, vivid accounts of Spain attacks and Jon Qwelane guilty of hate speechIs it time to pull off the plug, kiss goodbye? I wonder." MoreJon Qwelane foun
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Is it time to pull off the plug, kiss goodbye? I wonder." MoreJon Qwelane found guilty of hate speechFormer ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane has been found guilty of hate speech, and ordered to offer an unconditional apology to the LGBT community... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
USM Continues Pattern of Success with Gilman ScholarshipsStudies, British Studies Kapriyah Crosby, a junior from Hattiesburg, Miss., pr
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
Studies, British Studies Kapriyah Crosby, a junior from Hattiesburg, Miss., pre-Nursing, Public Health Internship in Uganda Ariel Elliott, senior from Meridian, Miss., Criminology, British Studies Hailey Ulrich, senior from Biloxi, Miss.,... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
British American Tobacco accused of exploiting war to sell cigaretteoutside security company took cash into the DRC to pay for the leaf, which was
Bdnews24.com / Posted 2 days ago
outside security company took cash into the DRC to pay for the leaf, which was graded in Auzi but then transported through Uganda to Kenya for manufacturing. But while the usual couriers were on leave, Hopkins says he was told to do the run, said... Read more
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King Fut
PAOK terminate Amr Warda's loan spellwas among 15-foreign based players called up by Egypt coach Hector Cuper for t
King Fut / Posted 2 days ago
was among 15-foreign based players called up by Egypt coach Hector Cuper for the Pharaohs two upcoming fixtures against Uganda in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers, but then the Argentine manager decided to replace him with Amr Gamal due to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
World Mourns Elephant Warrior Wayne Lotterin April 2016 when he was among the attendants of a three-day Giants Club Summi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
in April 2016 when he was among the attendants of a three-day Giants Club Summit. Leaders from Kenya, Botswana, Gabon and Uganda were present. Voice of America quoted Mr Lotter saying that the event provided "an opportunity to come and network... Read more
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dna
Irish PM Leo Varadkar amongst five India-origin people to feature in Fortune's U-40 listFortune said Samasource is on track to pull in USD 15 million in revenue this y
dna / Posted 2 days ago
Fortune said Samasource is on track to pull in USD 15 million in revenue this year by setting up workers in India, Kenya, Uganda, and other underprivileged parts of the world as remote freelancers for the tech sector, an arrangement that boosts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pambazuka Essays Spur Entreprenueral and Intellectual Debate At Kampala International UniversityLike many young people across Africa, Ugandan youth face the challenge of acqui
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Like many young people across Africa, Ugandan youth face the challenge of acquiring appropriate skills and deploying them in achieving their dreams. An essay competition at Kampala International University gave students the opportunity to reflect on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyans Safely Arrive After Six-Hour Road Tripchance of successfully defending the trophies we won in the previous year," Mut
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
chance of successfully defending the trophies we won in the previous year," Muturi said. According to Muturi, hosts Uganda will be Kenya's main challengers due to their impressive home record. This is the eighth time Uganda will be hosting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Improvement of Situation, Says Chairman of Commission of Inquiry On Burundiof Burundi refused the members of the Commission a visa to enter the country.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of Burundi refused the members of the Commission a visa to enter the country. They traveled to neighboring countries, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda or the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), where they investigated hundreds of thousands of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Congo Genocide - an Interview With Sylvestre Midoa UK-based Congolese advocacy group, commemorated Congo Genocide on August 2. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
a UK-based Congolese advocacy group, commemorated Congo Genocide on August 2. This is the day that US allies Rwanda and Uganda invaded the Democratic Republic of the Congo, starting the Second Congo War in 1998. Though a peace treaty was signed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Ambassador Found Guilty of Hate SpeechFormer South African ambassador to Uganda, Jon Qwelane. Former ambassador to U
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Former South African ambassador to Uganda, Jon Qwelane. Former ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane was found guilty of hate speech, in the South Gauteng High Court on Friday. Judge Dimpheletse Moshidi said, "The offending statement is hurtful, harmful... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cities across Africa face threat of landslides like Sierra Leoneurban planning. That was the case in Sierra Leone and in other mudslides in re
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
urban planning. That was the case in Sierra Leone and in other mudslides in recent years in Nigeria, Cameroon, Congo and Uganda. An additional factor in Freetown was poor urban planning that put people unnecessarily at risk, according to aid... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
East Africa Refugee Crisis - We Need More Action, Less Rhetoric On Responsibility Sharingof displacement and how quickly it has escalated is staggering. Recent refugee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of displacement and how quickly it has escalated is staggering. Recent refugee influxes have occurred in six countries-Uganda, South Sudan, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan and Tanzania. Uganda, the largest recipient, has accepted close to one million... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Former Ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane found guilty of hate speech The High Court in Johannesburg has ruled that Jon Qwelane’s comments made in
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
The High Court in Johannesburg has ruled that Jon Qwelane’s comments made in a published article in 2008 are found to incite violence in the LGBTI community. Picture:... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Jon Qwelane found guilty of hate speechIavan Pijoos, News24 Jon Qwelane (Supplied) Johannesburg - Former ambassador
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Iavan Pijoos, News24 Jon Qwelane (Supplied) Johannesburg - Former ambassador to Uganda Jon Qwelane was found guilty of hate speech, in the South Gauteng High Court on Friday. "The offending statement is hurtful, harmful and incites propaganda hate... Read more
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The Star
Cities across Africa face threat of landslides like Sierra Leoneurban planning. That was the case in Sierra Leone and in other mudslides in re
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
urban planning. That was the case in Sierra Leone and in other mudslides in recent years in Nigeria, Cameroon, Congo and Uganda. An additional factor in Freetown was poor urban planning that put people unnecessarily at risk, according to aid... Read more
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asianage
Fortune's annual '40 Under 40' list features 5 Indian-origin peopleFortune said Samasource is on track to pull in USD 15 million in revenue this y
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
Fortune said Samasource is on track to pull in USD 15 million in revenue this year by setting up workers in India, Kenya, Uganda, and other underprivileged parts of the world as remote freelancers for the tech sector, an arrangement that boosts... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
U.S. Says Airstrikes Kill 7 Al-Shabaab Fightersoverthrow the Somali government and turn Somalia into a strict Islamic state. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
overthrow the Somali government and turn Somalia into a strict Islamic state. The group is also responsible for attacks in Uganda and Kenya. The Africa Command statement said, "We continue to work in coordination with our Somali partners and... Read more
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