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3 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

Wiyaala drops World Cup Song for the Black Stars

Wiyaala's newest single, Go Go Black Starsa Goal! released on the Djimba World Record label, features tribal drums, stadium choruses, three Ghanaian languages as well as English.

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Related Topix: Tribal

Tue Apr 22, 2014

BBC News

S Sudan rebels in 'multiple attacks'

Rebels in South Sudan are involved in fierce fighting with the army in several areas of the country, the military spokesman has told the BBC.

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Related Topix: World News, Sudan, Africa, South Sudan, Salva Kiir, Tribal

Brandon Sun

African troops capture junior LRA rebel commander, rescue 10 abductees in central Africa

African troops captured a junior commander with the Lord's Resistance Army and rescued 10 people, mostly children, abducted by the rebels, Uganda's military said Tuesday, the latest blow against the rebel group in an international hunt for its fugitive leaders.

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Related Topix: Tribal, Central African Republic, World News, Africa, Joseph Kony

Mon Apr 21, 2014

American Reporter

Reporting: MedicineINFECTIONS Take at Least 51 Lives at Panama Hospital

There is virtually no doubt that global warming exists. Aside from a few cranks and those heavily invested in the fossil fuel industry, the scientific consensus is that the Earth's climate is changing, and changing faster than ever before.

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Related Topix: Global Warming, Brattleboro, VT, Tribal, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

The Washington Post

Christian militia, French forces fight in C Africa

A witness says fighting between a Christian militia and French soldiers in Central African Republic has left several people dead, including some who appeared unarmed.

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Related Topix: Tribal

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Memphis Commercial Appeal

Africa in April festival brings 15,000 to 20,000 people to Downtown Memphis for Easter weekend

April 20, 2014 - Vibrant colors are woven through grass baskets from Senegal for sale at the 28th annual Africa in April Sunday afternoon at Robert Church Park off Beale.

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Related Topix: Travel, Africa, Nigeria Travel, South Africa Travel, Nigeria Travel, Africa, South Africa Travel, Tribal, Africa, Mali Travel, Africa Travel, Mali Travel, Gambia Travel

The Independent

From Manchester to Nairobi: the Kenyan pioneer educated in Britain...

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Tribal, Prison, Drugs

Sat Apr 19, 2014

GuruFocus.com

Safaricom: Finding Long-Term Growth in Mobile Payments

Since Safaricom 's 2007 IPO, the company has emerged as the leading telecommunications provider in Kenya and expanded its operations throughout East and Central Africa.

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Related Topix: World News, Kenya, Africa, Tribal, Marketing

Journal Gazette

Focus on rights, UN official says

The Western-style justice system might be considered 'the elixir to all ills' in English-speaking countries, David Marshall said Friday, but it is an alien concept to tribal cultures in Afghanistan, the Mideast, Africa and elsewhere.

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Related Topix: Tribal, World News, Africa, South Sudan, Prison, State Prisons

Fri Apr 18, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsLEGISLATORS Could Shoot Down Airborne Cruelty

Dear Sen.Obama: Thanks for repudiating Gen. Wesley Clark's stupid comments regarding John McCain's military service and preparedness to be Commander in Chief.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Tribal, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Thu Apr 17, 2014

GhanaSoccerNet.com

2014 World Cup: Review of Black Stars anthem by Ghanaian artiste Wiyaala

Wiyaala did not just amaze Africa with her fierce ball winning and tackling abilities during her time at the Upper West Girls team, she is now back dazzling the world with her singing prowess.

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Related Topix: Tribal

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Tigard Times

Friends, family grieve passionate pair - Wednesday, 16 April 2014 11:07

When a box truck slammed into his 18-year-old daughter as she drove to Forest Grove last week, Sam Dilla was on the other side of the world, visiting his native South Sudan.

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Related Topix: Forest Grove, OR, World News, Africa, South Sudan, Tribal, Pacific University, Banks, OR

The Age

Rescue effort launched for kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and Nigerian Senate President David Mark inspect the Abuja bus depot that was blown up by the Boko Haram on Monday.

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Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Tribal

Tue Apr 15, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsLEGISLATORS Could Shoot Down Airborne Cruelty

Dear Sen.Obama: Thanks for repudiating Gen. Wesley Clark's stupid comments regarding John McCain's military service and preparedness to be Commander in Chief.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John McCain, US News, Tribal, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

Canada.com

First Nations/Aquilini pipeline plan gets lukewarm response from oil opponents

A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.

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The Huffington Post

Washington Fights Fire With Fire in Libya

That's what I asked a spokesman for U.S. Africa Command . "I am surprised by your mentioning the Canary Islands," he responded by email.

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Related Topix: Tribal, Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi)

News24

Rwanda-20 years on : From Mob Rule to Machiavellian Order

Well done! You have got the community talking! More than 50 comments have been made on one of your articles.

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Related Topix: World News, Rwanda, Africa, Tribal, Paul Kagame, South Africa

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Iol.co.za

Letter: Concourt saves justice system

Several high-profile criminal trials have brought forth consternation at perceived shortcomings in the South African justice system, notably some notoriously lax sentencing.

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Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Africa, Tribal

Canada.com

Polio spread in Cameroon a concern: WHO expert

The Canadian official who heads the WHO's polio eradication effort says of the many challenges facing the quarter-century-old program, evidence of polio in Cameroon - which borders on the troubled Central African Republic - is currently one of the most concerning.

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Related Topix: Central African Republic, World News, Africa, Tribal, Somalia

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Mail

Sarfraz Manzoor and his family have Cape Verde's beautiful beaches all to themselves

My wife and I have different ideas about a dream destination. Bridget just needs somewhere to sunbathe and swim while I bore quickly and need some culture and history.

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Related Topix: Cape Verde, World News, Tribal, Portugal, Travel

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