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  1. Uganda beat South Sudan 5-1 in 2018 CHAN qualifierRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    Kampala , July 23 - Uganda Cranes have qualified for the next round of the 2018 Africa Nations Championship qualifier after they beat visiting South Sudan 5-1. After ending with a goalless draw in the first leg last week in Juba, hosts Uganda clinched the second-leg win on Saturday to qualify for the next round where they will face Amavubi of Rwanda.

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  2. Obasanjo: If Americans can choose Trump, theyre as human as AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    Pretoria - Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has said that there was some good in United States President Donald Trump's election because "the fact that America can produce a Trump in this day and age, it means Americans are as human as we are". Obasanjo made the tongue-in-cheek comment to guests at a French Embassy event in Pretoria on Wednesday night at the launch of the French version of his book, Making Africa Work, co-authored by writer Greg Mills, who was also at the event.

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  3. Rwandans in Uganda to vote in upcoming electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | New Vision

    The High Commissioner of the Republic of Rwanda, Maj. Gen Frank Mugambage, addressed the media at Rwanda High Commission.

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  4. .com | Obasanjo: 'If Americans can choose Trump, they're as human as Africa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | News24

    Former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo has said that there was some good in United States President Donald Trump's election because "the fact that America can produce a Trump in this day and age, it means Americans are as human as we are". Obasanjo made the tongue-in-cheek comment to guests at a French Embassy event in Pretoria on Wednesday night at the launch of the French version of his book, Making Africa Work, co-authored by writer Greg Mills, who was also at the event.

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  5. Egyptian Ambassador in Rwanda Nomira Negm signs a MOU With Rwanda - File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Egypt Today

    The get-together took up aspects of Egyptian investments in the African country. During its visit to Kigali, the delegation of Egyptian businessmen met with Rwandan minister of trade and industry as well as officials representing two Rwandan firms for dairy products and juices to probe partnership, according to a statement issued by the Egyptian Embassy on Wednesday.

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  6. Tanzania's Precision Air resumes driving tourism traffic to UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | New Vision

    A few months back, Rwanda started rebranding itself into a high-end destination. Among the key changes that were made to facilitate this evolution is its increment of gorilla tracking rates from $750 to $1500 per tourist.

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  7. Hosting AHIF generates a seven-figure economic boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Hospitality Net

    The significant economic benefits to host countries of the influential Africa Hotel Investment Forum have been quantified in an independent assessment by the international audit, tax and advisory experts, Grant Thornton. The total contribution to African economies is estimated at $16.8 million.

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  8. Four Seasons Announces New 2018 "World of Adventures" Private Jet ItineraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Al Bawaba

    Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, the world's leading luxury hospitality company, today unveils World of Adventures , a new 2018 Four Seasons Private Jet experience set to take flight from October 19 to November 11, 2018. From the Seychelles to the GalA pagos, experience the rare, the wild and the beautiful on this trailblazing voyage across eight countries.

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  9. Egypt and Rwanda managed to double trade volume in the last few years - " File photoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | Egypt Today

    The meeting took up means of cooperation with Kigali to establish a businessmen association, which is expected to boost trade volume between the two sides, a statement by the embassy said.

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  10. Egypt to host next Nile Basin countries summit: FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Egypt Today

    According to a statement by ministry spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid, "The meeting came on the sidelines of the thirty first regular meeting of the African Union Executive Council at the level of foreign ministers. Shoukry expressed Egypt's hope that the summit would seek to build confidence and strengthen dialogue mechanisms among leaders of the Nile Basin countries.

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  11. One Kiwi's journey from PR maven to wildlife photographerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A curious baby mountain gorilla from the Kuryama research group, one of the six groups studied by the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund international, stares out from the protective arms of his mother on the Bisoke peak in the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda. Just a year ago, 48 year-old New Zealander Jane Wynyard was a public relations maven in London with a career and lifestyle many of us would envy.

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  12. How One Zoo Helped Save the Mountain GorillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | MLive.com

    Imagine sitting on the ground in a clearing in Africa and having a group of gorillas saunter over to you. That was Charlene Jendry 's first experience with the endangered mountain gorillas of Rwanda in 1992.

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  13. Cinema of the Unrepresented: Fog of Bwindi, the Struggle of the Indigenous Batwa in Southwestern UgaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | PR Log

    This documentary tells the story of the Batwa pygmies, indigenous hunter-gatherers who were forcefully evicted from their ancestral lands within the Bwindi forest when the area was designated as a national park in Uganda. Rue des Frippiers 57, Brussels, Belgium On 10 July 2017 at 19:30 the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization - with the generous support of the Nando and Elsa Peretti Foundation - will organise a screening of the documentary "Fog of Bwindi" at Cinema Aventure in Brussels.

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  14. Rwanda: Rwanda's Health Achievements After Genocide 'Unbelievable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 27 | AllAfrica.com

    The World Health Organisation Regional Director for Africa Dr. Matshidiso Moeti has described Rwanda's achievements in the health sector after the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi as "unbelievable." Matshidiso made the remarks while visiting the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre in Gisozi yesterday, where she alongside other officials was taken through the story of the genocide that claimed about a million lives.

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  15. Big ideas: Meet some of Microsoft's Windows #Insiders4Good East Africa FellowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Neowin.net

    Last week, Microsoft hosted its East Africa Fellowship Boot Camp, bringing together 20 entrepreneurs from across Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda. The Fellowship is part of Microsoft's Windows Insider Program, under its Windows #Insiders4Good initiative, as it seeks to expand its scope beyond just testing and offering feedback on new versions of Windows 10. Like the Nigeria Fellowship that it launched last year, the East Africa Fellowship is supporting a group of people who have innovative ideas to develop new businesses, aimed at solving 'real world' problems that they have identified in their communities, and beyond.

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  16. Refugee crisis: Uganda washes its hands and becomes a donorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    It is significant that Uganda, recorded as one of the poor countries of the world, is a major safe haven and popular destination for refugees on the African continent. Providing for 1.2 million people is no mean feat.

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  17. Kagame sees silver lining in third term as elections shape upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Flag bearer. President Paul Kagame delivers his acceptance speech after his confirmation as Rwanda Patriotic Front party presidential candidate in Kigali on Saturday.

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  18. Uganda's Kassim Omar appointed EABC chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Daily Monitor

    Ms Barbara Mulwana , Kassim Omar , Jim Kabeho Chair Uganda Sugar Manufactures and Stewart Mwesigwa of Roofings have been elected to represent Uganda on the EABC Committee. PHOTO BY DOROTHY NAKAWEESI Giving an update on South Sudan's status on the private sector council representation, the executive director EABC, Ms Lillian Awinja said: "South Sudan has been invited to join EABC.

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  19. Hotel development in Africa still on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    Hotel development activity in Africa is still rising in the face of the continent's economic problems, showing a 13% increase in 2017, according to the annual survey by W Hospitality Group. The ninth edition of its Hotel Chain Development Pipelines in Africa has 36 international and regional contributors reporting almost 73 000 rooms in 417 hotels.

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  20. Vancouver nanny flew to Rwanda to see online boyfriend. She returned...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | National Post

    Serena Narinesingh's opinion of her boyfriend appeared to change significantly while she was questioned over how seven kilograms of heroin were discovered inside her suitcases at Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport in Montreal. The 28-year-old Vancouver woman who described herself as a "nanny from B.C." when, in July 2015, Canada Border Sevices Agency officers found 7.7 kilograms of the highly addictive drug in the false bottoms of her two suitcases, will see her trial before a jury enter its second week at the Montreal courthouse on Monday.

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