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Kenya aims to improve cattle farmers’ livelihoods

Authorities in western Kenya are investing drought-resilient methods to improve the livelihoods of cattle farmers. The local government is advocating for similar projects to be set up in other East African countries to minimize cross-border conflict. Cattle owners often move between countries in search of pasture and water. CGTN’s Patrick …

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South Africa must offer Mugabe political asylum, says EFF

South Africa must offer Mugabe political asylum, says EFF. Cape Town – The EFF has thrown its weight behind the military in troubled Zimbabwe by calling for a peaceful transition of power and for South Africa to offer President Robert Mugabe political asylum. “President Mugabe cannot insist on remaining in …

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Ethiopia sends more troops to bolster AMISOM

Somalia has launched a call for more support in the battle against militants in the country. Ethiopia has answered that call. It’s sent more troops to the country to help the African Union mission AMISOM. CGTN’S Girum Chala reports from Addis Ababa Subscribe to us on YouTube: Follow us on: …

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Who are the Islamic militants likely behind the death of American soldiers in Niger and why won’t ISIS claim them? – Fox News

Fox NewsWho are the Islamic militants likely behind the death of American soldiers in Niger and why won't ISIS claim them?Fox NewsDefense officials hold closed-door briefings on deadly ambush that killed four American troops; national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin reports. The October 4 attack in Niger that claimed the lives of four U.S soldiers...

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NDC Used Ghc5m To ‘Renovate’ Bole Guest House – Fiifi Boafo – Peace FM Online

Peace FM OnlineNDC Used Ghc5m To 'Renovate' Bole Guest House – Fiifi BoafoPeace FM OnlineThe Manager in Charge of the Ghana Cocoa Board CEO's office, Fiifi Boafo, has stated that GHc 5 million was spent by the Mahama government, not only to refurbish the guest house at Bole, but also construct additional facilities. This comes after the ...COCOBOD CEO 'pure' serial caller - Ato Forson jabsMyjoyonline.comGovernment is investigating utilisation of $1.8 billion loan-COCOBODGhana News AgencyCOCOBOD uncovers 'ghost' cocoa roads awarded under NDC...

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2 more trapped AngloGold miners rescued after 2 killed – News24

News242 more trapped AngloGold miners rescued after 2 killedNews24Johannesburg – AngloGold Ashanti has confirmed that two miners who remained trapped underground following a rockfall at a mine near Carletonville earlier on Thursday have been rescued. Earlier in the day, a rockfall trapped eight miners at the Mponeng ...2 miners trapped at Carletonville mine rescuedEyewitness NewsSix workers trapped underground at AngloGold Ashanti's Mponeng Mine – NUMCitizenOne dead, three missing after Mponeng fall-of-ground incidentCreamer Media's Mining Weeklyall 7 news articles »

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I Got N30m From Diezani, INEC Official Tells Court – CHANNELS TELEVISION

CHANNELS TELEVISIONI Got N30m From Diezani, INEC Official Tells CourtCHANNELS TELEVISIONA staff of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mr. Christian Nwosu, has told a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos that he collected the sum of N30 million from the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke ...Diezani: N30m

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Kenya’s nurses call off their strike as lecturers take action – Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsKenya's nurses call off their strike as lecturers take actionEyewitness NewsThe nurses' strike had brought health services to a halt in many parts of the country, with patients being sent away from some government-run hospitals. FILE: Picture: EWN. Kenya. Email; Print. Tweet · Share · Reuters | 45 minutes ago. NAIROBI - Nurses ...Kenyan nurses

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Zuma an ‘amoral hypocrite’, claims ex-intelligence minister – The Times

Talk of the TownZuma an 'amoral hypocrite', claims ex-intelligence ministerThe TimesA former intelligence minister has claimed he begged party chiefs to abandon their support for Jacob Zuma's bid to become South Africa's president, warning them he was an “amoral hypocrite” who threatened national unity. Ronnie Kasrils, a founding ...Opposition MPs walk out of parliament in S AfricaGulf TimesBattle royale over Zuma's legal fees ensuesEyewitness NewsZuma: If I fire Dlamini, who will deliver court-ordered grants scheme?News24Xinhua -Independent Online -Business Day -SowetanLIVEall 71 news articles

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"Black Monday" protests spark controversy in S. Africa – Xinhua

Quartz"Black Monday" protests spark controversy in S. AfricaXinhuaCAPE TOWN, Nov. 1 (Xinhua) -- So-called "Black Monday" protests against farm murders have sparked a controversy in a South Africa that is still divided over racial lines. On Wednesday, the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) joined the ...Here's What The HuffPost SA Team Has To Say About The Old SA FlagHuffington Post South Africa (blog)'Doing the toyi-toyi in a minefield' - EvitaArtslink.co.za News (press release)#Declassified: Apartheid Profits - China's support

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SAA’s failure to settle its debt would have resulted in default – Ramaphosa – Citizen

CitizenSAA's failure to settle its debt would have resulted in default – RamaphosaCitizenThe airline holds a R19.1 billion government guarantee facility to allow it to remain in operation. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said the South African Airways (SAA) bailout was a crucial decision made by government because failure to settle debts ...Ramaphosa says not his job to keep Dlamini accountableNews24Apartheid flag should never be hoisted again: RamaphosaSowetanLIVE'We can&#

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5 months to go and SA no closer to Sassa grants solution – News24

News245 months to go and SA no closer to Sassa grants solutionNews24Cape Town – A joint meeting of Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts and the Portfolio Committee on Social Development heard on Tuesday that Treasury had been brought in to review the fast-collapsing deal between the South African ...SassaGate Reloaded: Treasury presses pause button in Sassa/Post Office impasseDaily Maverick#Sassa: Treasury given a week to evaluate Sapo's bidIndependent OnlineNational Treasury to lead talks on South African welfare grant paymentsCitizenAlive For Footballall 7 news articles »

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EFCC Summons Former NIA DG, Wife – CHANNELS TELEVISION

CHANNELS TELEVISIONEFCC Summons Former NIA DG, WifeCHANNELS TELEVISIONThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has summoned former Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Mr Ayodele Oke, and his wife, Folashade. EFCC Head of Media and Publicity, Mr Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed this in ...N13bn Ikoyi cash: EFCC invites ex-NIA DG, wifeThe Punch$43m Ikoyi Money: EFCC Summons Oke, WifeIndependent Newspapers LimitedEFCC Invites Ambassador Oke, Others For

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GEPF wants go-ahead to invest in assets abroad to ward off effects of junk status – Business Day

Business DayGEPF wants go-ahead to invest in assets abroad to ward off effects of junk statusBusiness DayThe Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) is seeking permission to invest more cash in international assets to protect against the effect of a possible downgrade of SA's local-currency debt to junk status. The fund is in

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Ex Sassa CEO’s agreement with SA Post Office rescues deal – Moneyweb.co.za

Moneyweb.co.zaEx Sassa CEO's agreement with SA Post Office rescues dealMoneyweb.co.zaMPs pressure Sassa and Post Office to reach an agreement after an impasse between the two parties ensues. Ray Mahlaka / 1 November 2017 00:01 No comments so far. MPs pressured Sassa and Sapo to return to the negotiating table to reach an ...MPs demand Post Office and SASSA meet to resolve grants deadlockSowetanLIVESassaGate Reloaded: Scopa cracks the whip, orders Sassa to resolve impasse urgentlyDaily MaverickSassa, Sapo to meet to try and break

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Magyezi storms out of Legal Committee, vows never to return – The Observer

The ObserverMagyezi storms out of Legal Committee, vows never to returnThe ObserverThe rift between Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi and the committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs has taken an even more fractious turn after the legislator stormed out in protest. Magyezi walked out on the Committee vowing never to return.Uganda: Hearings On Age Limit

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