Africa Newswire

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  1. Reporting: MedicineINFECTIONS Take at Least 51 Lives at Panama HospitalRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... Parenti said his book is the product of six years of traveling and reporting in war zones and failed states from east Africa to central Asia. He was working what was to be a book on the past decade of war in Afghanistan, but as it turned out, that ...

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  2. Brasch WordsLEGISLATORS Could Shoot Down Airborne CrueltyRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... at the "is it really true" points about your dad, stepdad, mom, grandparents, grandmother, their tribal attire in Africa, etc. Keep in mind that I told my buddy - knowing his personality - that it is curious that having millionaire trust fund babies ...

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  3. .com | Amakhosi must drive mining initiatives on tribal land - King ZwelithiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    ... to abandon individual claims in favour of his initiative. King Zwelithini presented a history of mining in South Africa, arguing that colonialism had seen the practice change from one which benefitted communities to one which enriched foreign powers ...

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  4. Wolf: When it comes to my music, I don't hold backRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    ... weren't first, but when we come in, we come in with our own flavour. Something that's hard and authentic to South Africa." Durban kwaito had such an impact on music in the country in general that people from other regions began to bite that style. ...

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  5. East Africa: Talks to Accept South Sudan Into EAC Resume This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Talks to accept South Sudan as a member of the East African Community resume this week in Tanzania's City Arusha, according to Dr Richard Sezibera, the East African Community Secretary General. "We have been in touch with South Sudan and handling their request to join the EAC.

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  6. Empire of Ivory by Naomi NovikRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2008 | SF Site

    ... find a cure, Temeraire and Will Laurence, along with several of their colleagues, are dispatched on a mission back to Africa, in the hopes that their salvation lies somewhere in its vast depths. Once there, Will and Temeraire are plunged into an ...

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  7. At Kenya park, 'People's Parliament' keeps up grass-roots sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Los Angeles Times

    ... every day in Jeevanjee Gardens. Before President Obama's recent visit to Kenya, the group condemned U.S. policy in Africa and elsewhere. That week, many spoke out against America's support for gay rights. In one raucous session, older members of the ...

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  8. Natalie Portman Says: 'Jews Should Not Put Holocaust As More Important Over Other Things'Read the original story

    Monday | Groong

    ... her point, Portman said that she was shocked to learn about the Rwandan Genocide, that occurred in the early 90s in Africa. During this time it is estimated as many as three quarters of the Tutsi tribal population were killed by Hutus in an ethnic ...

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  9. The far edge of Morocco: Dazzled by the dunes in the surfing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Daily Mail

    ... the kite-surfing camp at the head of the lagoon. Along a Tarmac highway where lorries trundle further down into Africa, past camps of roadside motor homes full of Europeans left over from the Sixties, we soon turned down a track into the pockmarked ...

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  10. Conflict of Interest: The Unholy Matrimony of Politics and Business Deals in KenyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Huffington Post

    ... arising from unfavorable and unpredictable government policies that send fear down the spines of many investors in Africa. " This marriage of politics and business interests in Kenya was first set in motion after independence when the country's ...

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  11. On Native GroundCHRISTIAN Neocons Want a Whiter WorldRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | American Reporter

    ... at the "is it really true" points about your dad, stepdad, mom, grandparents, grandmother, their tribal attire in Africa, etc. Keep in mind that I told my buddy - knowing his personality - that it is curious that having millionaire trust fund babies ...

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  12. Buhari's probe and the monstrosity of corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Vanguard

    ... to building a virile, vibrant and corruption-free nation. In Gen. Murtala Mohammed's glowing speech titled "Africa has Come of Age and Nigeria Must Move Forward" and many others including the Retreat at Kuru, Jos which came out with the Kuru ...

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  13. What we can learn from our ancestors' tattoosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | CNN

    ... to identify with a tribe can also be seen in criminal contexts. A former high-ranking gang member in Cape Town, South Africa, shows off his gangland tattoos. When this picture was taken, in 2007, he had retired and was working as a cleaner and ...

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  14. Uganda, Kenya trade deals and lessons for TanzaniaRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | IPPMEDIA

    ... the dimension that Kenya imports substantial quantities of industrial sugar which no miller produces throughout East Africa. It shows the grounds for complaints are too narrow. Just to illustrate the level of contention involved in the trade deals ...

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  15. Globetrotting couple prepares for their 13th weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | GlobalNews

    A spontaneous Las Vegas wedding officiated by an Elvis impersonator marked the eighth wedding ceremony for Karl Fix and Kim Beug. The couple married for the first time in South Africa in 2004, followed by a Bavarian celebration in Germany and another wedding in Regina.

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  16. 10 short hopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Philly.com

    ... family-oriented event celebrating percussion music throughout the world. Performances of styles from Bali, Japan, Africa, India, the U.S., and elsewhere by drummers, other musicians, singers and dancers. Drum Boogie Festival , Woodstock, Sept. 12. ...

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  17. On holiday with hunter-gatherersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Financial Times

    ... barrassing dance shows. But in northern Tanzania, Mike Carter discovers the real thing - the chance to live alongside Africa's last hunter-gatherers and experience their ancient, harmonious relationship with the land

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  18. In Tanzania with Africa's last hunter-gatherersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Financial Times

    ... barrassing dance shows. But in northern Tanzania, Mike Carter discovers the real thing - the chance to live alongside Africa's last hunter-gatherers and experience their ancient, harmonious relationship with the land

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  19. Movie review: 'We Come as Friends' is rousing look at forces roiling South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... it played out in the African nation of Tanzania. With the pointedly titled "We Come as Friends," Sauper returned to Africa as writer, director and cinematographer and came back with a film that is audacious on so many fronts that Sundance created a ...

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  20. 'We Come as Friends' a rousing look at the forces roiling South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Los Angeles Times

    ... it played out in the African nation of Tanzania. With the pointedly titled "We Come as Friends," Sauper returned to Africa as writer, director and cinematographer and came back with a film that is audacious on so many fronts that Sundance created a ...

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