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  1. Madonna heads home after Malawi visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Norwalk Citizen News

    U.S singer Madonna poses for a picture with children in Kasungu, about 150 kilometers north of the capital Lilongwe, Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014. Madonna is currently visiting Malawi with her son David and daughter Mercy, where she has been working since 2006 with her non profit organization, Raising Malawi.

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  2. Madonna Appointed Malawi's Global Ambassador for Child WelfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    "I feel a deep commitment and love for the children of Malawi and am grateful for the support of the government. I look forward to my new role as Global Ambassador for Child Welfare," Madonna said in a statement.

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  3. Darius Rucker Added to "Christmas in Rockefeller Center" LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The father of a boy found hidden in a secret garage compartment and the man's girlfriend are being held without bail as Georgia police prepare to release a d... -- Following her recent visit to the African nation of Malawi, Madonna has just been appointed its Global Ambassador for Child Welfare by Malawi President P... WASHINGTON, Dec. 1, 2014 - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Commodity Credit Corporation today announced interest rates for December 2014. The CCC borrowing rate-b... A pair of Nebraska standouts were honored by the Big Ten Conference on Monday for their performance in the Huskers' win over Iowa.

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  4. Two Secrets Revealed from First "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (LILONGWE, Malawi) -- Following her recent visit to the African nation of Malawi, Madonna has just been appointed its Global Ambassador for Child Welfare by Malawi President P... (NEW YORK) -- Attention House of Cards fans: plan to spend Feb. 27 ...

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  5. "Cake Boss" Buddy Valastro Pleads Guilty to DWIRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    (LILONGWE, Malawi) -- Following her recent visit to the African nation of Malawi, Madonna has just been appointed its Global Ambassador for Child Welfare by Malawi President P... (WASHINGTON) -- Sen. Mary Landrieu is relying on a close group of ...

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  6. Gender Minister Tours Central And Western Regionsa .As She Pushes For Women EmpowermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Ghanamma.com

    Nana Oye Lithur, Minister for Gender, Children and Social Protection has assured women in the country that government is putting in place policies that would boost their general welfare. She informed them that currently there are three bills before parliament that when passed into Acts would go a long way to promote women interests in the country.

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  7. EXCLUSIVE - 'Madonna betrayed us over our daughter Mercy': Orphan's ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Daily Mail

    ... Mercy James was adopted in 2009 by Madonna after a High Court agreed that the star did not need to be resident in Malawi for 18months prior to becoming a parent, but her family are upset that they have not seen her since Bitter: Mercy's 69-year-old ...

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  8. Uganda: Opposition Struggles Against MuseveniRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in 1991, Ghana in 2000 and 2008, Kenya in 2002, Cte d'Ivoire in 2010, Senegal in 2012, Zambia again in 2012, and Malawi in May 2014. Uganda is an unambiguous example of a single-party system and a weak and fragmented opposition. The country's ...

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  9. Rhino deliver shock to blow race wide openRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Daily Monitor

    However, it was thoroughly deserved with the vociferous Legends Rugby Club crowd and atrocious playing conditions following a downpour playing their part on Saturday KAMPALA. Such was the magnitude of Rhino's historic 6-5 victory over Nile Special Rugby Premier League leaders Protectors Heathens that Alex Kalimugogo made a bold conclusion.

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  10. Botswana: UN expert calls for renewed 'nation-building'Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | Scoop

    The Special Rapporteur, Farida Shaheed, said in a press release yesterday that during her 13-day visit to Botswana, she shared her observations on cultural rights issues - such as the recognition of tribes, language rights, land rights, and the need to involve and engage with communities affected by Government policies - and identified a number of good practices and potential obstacles relating to the promotion and protection of cultural rights in the country.

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  11. Uganda's Ellah evicted from Big Brother houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | New Vision

    ... (Zimbabwe), Idris (Tanzania), JJ (Zimbabwe), M'am Bea (Ghana), Macky 2 (Zambia), Nhlanhla (South Africa), Sipe(Malawi) and Tayo (Nigeria). To get here, these finalists had to see Ellah, the Botswanan pair of Goitse and Sheila, and Mozimbique's ...

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  12. We shall provide reliable services to Ugandans, says Vodafone CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Daily Monitor

    Vodafone recently signed a partnership with Afrimax, a broadband company, to provide voice and data services under the Vodafone Uganda brand to increase its presence in the country and in the region. Below, Daily Monitor's Abdulaziizi K. Tumusiime talks to the chief executive officer Vodafone Uganda, Mr Tage Rasmussen, about why the telecom decided to join the Ugandan market.

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  13. The Rested, the Slow and the RobbedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | White African

    TL;DR - We're chilling by Victoria Falls today, a 5-hour drive took us 11-hours yesterday, and someone stole our med kit, a vest and 300m Nikon lens in Livingstone today. Friday was amazing.

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  14. 'All Ugandans must protect the environment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | New Vision

    The Archbishop of Kampala, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has asked Ugandans to protect the environment, warning that failure to do so will put the locals' existence in danger. "If we abuse the environment, we are spoiling the fate of our future generations," said the church leader on Saturday.

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  15. VIP' Madonna wins new Malawi president's praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Korea Herald

    Pop diva Madonna met Malawi's new president Friday after her VIP status was restored in the country where she adopted two children but then fell foul of the former government. President Peter Mutharika hailed Madonna for her charity work in the poor southern African nation, saying "my government has always been grateful for the passion Madonna has for this country."

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  16. Zambia: Lusaka Ring Road CompletedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | AllAfrica.com

    THE first phase of the inner Ring Road connecting the Lusaka South Multi Facility Economic Zone to Kafue road, constructed at a total of US$ 27.6 million will be commissioned next week. The ring road project was adopted as it was seen as a marketing tool to attract new investors in Zambia as the construction of the road will reduce congestion in the city.

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  17. Shs500 billion wasted on anti- poverty projects, says MuseveniRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Daily Monitor

    Mr Museveni cited programmes such as National Agricultural Advisory Services and Northern Uganda Social Action Fund where funds have been squandered. Kampala- President Museveni has revealed that more than Shs500 billion the government has been injecting in wealth creation projects has not had the required impact on reducing poverty in homesteads because the money has not been properly utilised.

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  18. Madonna Praised By Malawi's New PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | FOX23

    The "Material Girl" hitmaker adopted two children, Mercy and David, from the African country but came under fire from former President Joyce Banda, who accused her of "bullying state officials" during a humanitarian trip in March last year. Madonna has now returned to Malawi for the first time since the disagreement and the current President Mutharika has expressed his gratitude for the star's charity work in the nation.

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  19. Pop star Madonna named Malawi's child welfare ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    Malawi's President Peter Mutharika has appointed U.S. pop star Madonna as Malawi's goodwill ambassador for child welfare. "The President of the Republic of Malawi, His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, has appointed renowned American pop star, Madonna Louise Cinnone, popularly known as Madonna, as Malawi's Goodwill Ambassador for Child Welfare," government chief secretary George Mkondiwa said in a statement.

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  20. Botswana: UN expert calls for renewed 'nation-building' to celebrate rich diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | United Nations

    Earthenware pottery-making skills being passed on by pot master Mmasekgwa Motlhware to her granddaughter Tumediso in the Botswana's Kgatleng District. Photo: UNESCO/S O Rampete 28 November 2014 – Following an official visit to Botswana, the UN Special Rapporteur on cultural rights has called on the country to embark on a second phase of nation-building that reflects, builds on and celebrates its cultural diversity, stressing that issues relating to the recognition of communities as tribes must be addressed.

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