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  1. NUSOJ protests sudden approval of Puntland Media Law as a "blow to press freedom"Read the original story

    1 hr ago | In-depth Africa

    MOGADISHU, Somalia, July 22, 2014/African Press Organization / - The National Union of Somali Journalists protests the sudden approval of Puntland Media law by Puntland parliament, and criticized the proposed legislation as a "blow to press freedom".

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  2. Third Field Mission of the African Union Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan to Juba, South SudanRead the original story

    1 hr ago | In-depth Africa

    The African Union Commission of Inquiry on South Sudan is expected to meet with South Sudan government and South Sudanese citizens as well as Civil Society organization and other actors that could assist the pursuance of its mandate.

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  3. FNB App Celebrates 3 Years of SuccessRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

    The Banking App was the first of its kind in , when smartphones became available to FNB customers in 2011.

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  4. .com | South Sudan truce crumblesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's closest ally has reportedly praised the country's war veterans leader Joseph Chinotimba who led the 2000 controversial farm invasions.

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  5. Insiders 'unsure of AMH's future'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    Insiders at Alpha Media Holdings , Mail & Guardian publisher Trevor Ncube's Zimbabwe newspaper company, say senior staff have not been paid their June salaries - while younger staff members have.

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  6. Thousands flee after Boko Haram's deadly raidRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    ... Whether or not Boko Haram controls significant territory, its ability to strike with impunity is destabilising Africa's biggest economy and making it an unattractive investment destination. Around 200 school girls kidnapped by the rebels in April ...

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  7. South Sudan's rebels push for withdrawal of troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    A South Sudanese rebel delegation was due to hold talks with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in Kampala on Tuesday and will ask him to withdraw troops from South Sudan, where they were deployed to help the Juba government, the rebel camp said.

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  8. Zuma, are you sure we have enough inquiries on the go?Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... of Thuli Madonsela's reports, they must maintain at least the appearance of respecting her directives. (Gallo) South Africa's leaders are practising a fatal form of saving face: invoke the law in the form that it suits you and ignore it where it ...

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  9. The Gambia: Activists mark 20 years of iron-fisted repressionRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Amnesty International

    ... grows ever longer," said Stephen Cockburn, Amnesty International's Deputy Regional Director for West and Central Africa. "The Gambian authorities must investigate complaints made by victims of human rights violations and bring the perpetrators to ...

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  10. .com | Norwegian Doctor in GazaRead the original story

    1 hr ago | News24

    Dearest friends The last night was extreme. The "ground invasion" of Gaza resulted in scores and carloads with maimed, torn apart, bleeding, shivering, dying - all sorts of injured Palestinians, all ages, all civilians, all innocent.

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  11. Kenya coach suspended for spitting at match officialRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    ... from Sunday," El Amrani's letter has said. Amrouche is still away in Maseru where Kenya played Lesotho in the Africa Nations Cup qualifier match. Kenya lost the match 0-1 and will host the southern Africa side in Nairobi in a fortnight. The coach ...

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  12. Kenya marathoner Ongori ruled out of CWGRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    The Kenyan women's marathon team for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow suffered a blow when Birmingham World Half silver medallist Philes Ongori was forced out of the squad with an injury.

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  13. Kenya's Kipketer pursues World Junior gloryRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Newkerala.com

    The moment of reckoning for Kenya's Alfred Kipketer comes Friday when he lines-up for the heats of the men 800m at the 10th IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Oregon.

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  14. Emaciated children in South Sudan point to looming famineRead the original story

    1 hr ago | AlertNet

    ... President Salva Kiir or rebel leader Riek Machar appear ready to strike a lasting peace deal. South Sudan sits on Africa's third-biggest oil reserves and the United States and other Western backers hailed independence from Sudan three years ago as a ...

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  15. The remains of an explosive device lies on the tarmac of Tripoli international airportRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Al Bawaba

    The remains of an explosive device lies on the tarmac of Tripoli international airport in the Libyan capital on July 21, 2014 after Islamist-led militiamen stepped up their assault on the country's main airport, which is controlled by rival fighters. (AFP / MAHMUD TURKIA)

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  16. .com | Cameroon villagers live in terror of Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | News24

    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's closest ally has reportedly praised the country's war veterans leader Joseph Chinotimba who led the 2000 controversial farm invasions.

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  17. Anglo's iron ore division Kumba sees H1 profits dropRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Live Charts

    Anglo American has announced that the bulk of its iron ore division, which accounts for around half of group profits, saw earnings drop in the first half.

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  18. Uganda, Shelter Afrique Sign Loan To Develop Middle-class HousingRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... Afrique is a Pan-African development financial institution established by the African Development Bank (AfDB), Africa-Reinsurance and African governments including Uganda's. NH&CC is the leading real estate developer in Uganda. Shelter Africa has a ...

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  19. Cabinet approves sh25b for Kasese reconstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New Vision

    Cabinet has approved a request by the ministry for relief, disaster preparedness and refugees to allocate sh25b to reconstruct Kasese following damages caused by severe floods .

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  20. Railway encroachers petition over looming evictionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Vision

    With only less than a week remaining for KCCA to evict over 80,000 encroachers on the railway line reserve from Namanve to Busega, local leaders have petitioned the minister in charge of the presidency and KCCA Frank Tumwebaze to put the move on hold.

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