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  1. Caf Confed Cup: Kwesi Appiah faces Zambian opposition SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | Ghanamma.com

    Former Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah faces a stiff battle to keep his side Al-Khartoum of Sudan in the CAF Confederations Cup when they take on experienced campaigners Power Dynamos of Zambia away on Sunday. Al-Khartoum won the first leg 1-0 at home two weeks ago and are under pressure not to get knocked out in the preliminary round, but Appiah says he has learned to deal with situations like this.

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  2. Africa in pictures: 20-26 February 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Newsday

    South African artists perform during the celebration of the Chinese New Year on Saturday in the main city Johannesburg. South Africa is said to have the largest Chinese population in Africa, with many of them arriving after apartheid ended in 1994... The festival was held in the "original" Chinatown in the city centre, where third- and fourth-generation Chinese families started businesses many years ago... Four days later, onlookers gather to look at a public transport bus that drove over the side of Johannesburg's Queen Elizabeth bridge.

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  3. Le Gabon accueille le sommet des chefs d' Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | CRTV

    Plusieurs fois reporte a cause d'un calendrier tres charge des chefs d'Etats de cette institution d'integration sous regionale, ce 12e sommet se tiendra finalement le 2 mars 2015 a Libreville Les chefs d'tats de la Communaut conomique et Montaire d'Afrique Centrale vont plancher sur les questions relatives l 'intgration sous rgionale mais aussi sur des problmatiques d 'intrt commun , avec en trame de fond, la scurit inter-tats . Le projet avort de la libre circulation des personnes et des biens en zone Cemac ds janvier 2014 devrait aussi tre inscrit l'ordre du jour de cette rencontre.

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  4. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The White House

    Anne Elizabeth Wall Deputy Under Secretary for Legislative Affairs, Department of the Treasury, upon appointment to be designated Assistant Secretary for Legislative Affairs President Obama said, "I am honored that these talented individuals have decided to serve our country. They bring their years of experience and expertise to this Administration, and I look forward to working with them."

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  5. Cape Town Marathon joins world eliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Iol.co.za

    The Cape Town Marathon has become the first race in Africa to secure Silver Label status from the International Association of Athletics Federations , organisers confirmed. The annual event, relaunched last year, achieved the necessary criteria to be listed among 22 road races around the world with second-tier status.

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  6. Zambia lie in wait for Dream TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Vanguard

    Zambia's U-23 side will be the Dream Team's next opponents in the race to the 11th All-Africa Games after they must have seen off Gabon, following the withdrawal of Madagascar. Siasia's wards lashed the Gabonese 4-1 in Libreville on Saturday with the return leg set for Abuja on March 7. The winner of the two-leg fixture is billed to play the winner between Zambia and Madagascar, but the Indian Ocean islanders withdrew from the race, handing an automatic final round ticket to the Zambians.

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  7. Football: Nigeria impress in All-Africa Games qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Peninsula

    Johannesburg--Nigeria began their 2015 All-Africa Games football qualifying campaign impressively with a 4-1 away triumph over Gabon at the weekend Junior Ajayi scored early in each half, Oghenekaro Etebo converted a penalty for a two-goal half-time lead and Peter Onyekachi completed the Libreville rout A profitable weekend for away teams saw Sudan win 2-1 in Ethiopia, Burundi win 1-0 in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Uganda draw 0-0 in Mozambique Ali Osman and Athar Al-Tahir gave Sudan a two-goal half-time lead in eastern city Dire Dawa and Dawa Hutessa converted a late Ethiopian penalty DR Congo dominated Burundi in Kinshasa only to fall behind on 50 minutes when Badi Shimirimana punished a defensive blunder

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  8. Chtioui Wins 10th Tour of GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WSB-TV

    Tunisia's Rafaa Chtioui, riding for the Skydive Dubai Pro Cycling Team, won the 10th Tour of Gabon in Libreville, finishing the eighth and final stage in the peloton to beat Gi Channel 2 WSB-TV launches the new Channel 2 Action News iPad App, download for free in the iTunes App Store.

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  9. Crews Free Entangled Whale Stuck In Fishing Line Off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Switched

    Officials say a 45-ton humpback whale entangled with fishing line in Hawaii waters for more than a week is finally free. The Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale National Marine Sanctuary said Saturday that its craft got within 10 feet of the mammal a day earlier and the crew used a pole equipped with a knife to saw the line free.

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  10. Siasia seeks win in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Vanguard

    C oach Samson Siasia has urged the U-23 team to beat Gabon in today's All Africa Games qualifying game in Libreville to convince Nigerians that they are the next Super Eagles.Speaking to the players yesterday, Siasia said with the quality of players at his beck and call that he was not expecting anything less than a win against the Gabonese. "Nigerians expect nothing short of victory from you guys come Saturday, you guys should put in mind that you are the next generation of Super Eagles players, but for Nigerians to accept you as such, you all must show that on the field of play, that is the only way that you can convince the nation that you have what it takes to take over," Siasia said.

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  11. Dream Team VI to play Kogi United in friendly matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Vanguard

    The National Under-23 will play top rated Nigeria National League outfit, Kogi United in a friendly match in Abuja on Tuesday. He said the match would likely be the last tune up game before the team travels out for the All African Games qualifier against Gabon U-23.

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  12. Experimental spaceplane completes research flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Astronomy

    Vega VV04 carrying ESA's experimental spaceplane, IXV, lifted off from Europe's Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana, on February 11, 2015. An experimental vehicle to develop an autonomous European re-entry capability for future reusable space transportation has completed its mission.

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  13. IXV spaceplane artist's impressionRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Astronomy

    The European Space Agency's Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle , poised for liftoff on a Vega rocket February 11 at 8 a.m. EST from Kourou in French Guiana, is set to showcase the latest technologies and critical systems to extend Europe's capability for space exploration. In a world first, Europe will launch and land an unmanned spaceplane that has no wings but instead features an aerodynamic shape that produces the lift to fly through the atmosphere.

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  14. A rare new plant inspires the first genus named after Sir David AttenboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Science Daily

    A new genus and species of flowering plants from the custard apple family, Annonaceae, has been discovered in the jungles of Gabon by French and Gabonese botanists. The extraordinary genus was named after Sir David Attenborough to honor his influence on the life and careers of the scientists who discovered it.

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  15. New Plant Genus Named After David AttenboroughRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Scientific Blogging

    A new genus and species of flowering plants from the custard apple family, Annonaceae, has been discovered in the jungles of Gabon by French and Gabonese botanists. The extraordinary genus was named Sirdavidia, after David Attenborough to honor his influence on the life and careers of the scientists who discovered it.

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  16. Finally, a new genus is named for Sir David AttenboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | UPI

    It's about time. Beloved naturalist Sir David Attenborough -- whose gentle voice of delight and endless curiosity now lives in the head of nearly every nature lover -- finally has a portion of the plant kingdom all to himself.

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  17. Lolita The Captive Killer Whale To Get Endangered ProtectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Switched

    The federal government has decided that a captive killer whale that has been performing for decades at the Miami Seaquarium deserves the same protection as a small population of endangered orcas that spend time in Washington state waters. But the National Marine Fisheries Service also said Wednesday that the whale's inclusion in the endangered listing does not impact the animal's stay at the Florida facility where she has been since 1970.

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  18. A rare new plant inspires the first genus named after Sir David AttenboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | EurekAlert!

    A new genus and species of flowering plants from the custard apple family, Annonaceae, has been discovered in the jungles of Gabon by French and Gabonese botanists. The extraordinary genus was named Sirdavidia, after Sir David Attenborough to honour his influence on the life and careers of the scientists who discovered it.

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  19. IXV: 100 minutes of critical teamworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    The IXV mission includes launch on a Vega from Kourou, French Guiana, into a semi-equatorial path, followed by a landing in the Pacific Ocean to await recovery by ship and post-flight analysis. The main flight phases are: ascent, separation, ballistic, reentry, descent and splashdown.

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  20. Petrol One Corp. - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    The company acquires, explores and develops crude oil and natural gas. It has properties in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

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