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Ghana’s President John Atta Mills who was was suffering from throat cancer has died at a hospital in the capital Accra. The 68 year old died a few hours after he was taken ill on Tuesday afternoon, a statement released from the office of the President stated without giving more details. “It is with a […]

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When a masked gunman entered through the emergency exit of a movie theatre in Colorado, premiering the closing part of Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, none envisaged the massacre that was about to unfold.   In a senseless act of carnage, James Holmes, a PhD student at the University of Colorado, shot 70 people, leaving 12 […]

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In Summary Lyrics of the Birthday song: Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday Dear Madiba, Happy Birthday to you. We love you Tata, We love you Tata, We love you Dear Madiba, Happy Birthday to you. South Africa’s schoolchildren sang happy birthday to Nelson Mandela as he turned 94 on Wednesday, […]

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Heads of Procurement (HoP) from a number of Multilateral Development Banks* met in the EBRD Headquarters in London to discuss selected topics in regards to procurement under projects financed by the Banks. The HoP meets every 9 months and have during the last 10 years achieved considerable progress in the harmonization of MDB procurement principles, […]

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A driver of a bus carrying athletes at the Olympic 2012 has gotten lost in London city where the event is taking place. According to Yahoo News this happened on Sundday when participants for the prestigious event start arriving for the games. It is rare even in the most confusing cities to navigate, a traveler […]

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Marriage has its ups and its downs, but the downs don’t usually include being unable to sleep together. Sunday, Nick Green, chef de mission of the Australian Olympic Committee, told Australian Olympic shooters Russell and Lauryn Mark via email that they would not be able to room together in the Olympic Village during this month’s […]

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POLICE are investigating a case in which a unknown people stormed a graveyard,  dug up one the graves and chopped off the head of a man buried there before running off with it. This double tragedy struck a South African family after a family member’s grave was desecrated and his head cut off. Early this […]

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African mobile operator MTN said on Tuesday it is working with U.S. authorities to manage compliance with sanctions against Iran, one of its biggest markets. The telecoms giant is facing a $4.2 billion suit in U.S. courts over allegations by rival Turkcell that it used underhand tactics in acquiring the Iranian licence. Turkcell says MTN […]

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A BBC radio presenter has been arrested in Zimbabwe and charged with working without a permit, his lawyer told Reuters on Sunday. Petroc Trelawny was detained in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe’s second city, on Thursday while attending an arts festival, Munyaradzi Nzarayapenga said. The presenter, who denies the charges, was sent to hospital after falling and fracturing […]

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