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  1. Exiled Journalist Speaks on Human Trafficking and The Gambia's Assault on Media FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

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  2. Exiled Journalist Speaks on Human Trafficking and The Gambia's Assault on Media FreedomRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

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  3. Egypt through to 2015 U-23s in SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | BBC News

    Egypt booked their place in the finals of the 2015 African Under 23 Championships in Senegal with a 2-1 win over Uganda in the second leg of their qualifier in Kampala. Egypt's danger-man, Mahmoud Abdelmonem Ablehamid Soliman, also known as 'Kahraba' - was again their big threat at the Mandela National Stadium at Namboole, scoring both goals.

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  4. This man killed 7 including girlfriend in one dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Vanguard

    Not satisfied, Henry proceeded to a nearby street where one of Sandra's elder sisters resided and killed the woman and three of her children, before fleeing. His anger was said to have been that Sandra, who was an optician with Madonna University, had called off their relationship, when she learnt that he was a kidnapper.

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  5. Netball team prepares for African ChampionshipsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Ghanamma.com

    As part of efforts to achieve success at the Africa Netball Championship , Netball Federation of Ghana has invited 26, players to report for camp on August 5, in Accra. Team Ghana will compete in a tourney against the Ivorian National Netball Team next month before travelling to Kenya to participate in the ANC in a championship scheduled for 20-30 November this year.

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  6. Randgold beefs up exploration in Cote d'IvoireRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | The Northern Miner

    President and chief executive Mark Bristow recently praised the country's new mining code and announced that Randgold's geologists are taking a fresh look at the Nielle permit, which hosts the company's Tongon gold mine in northern Cte d'Ivoire, about 55 km south of the border with Mali. The most exciting new targets are on the company's Boundiali permit, including Fonondara and a series of others that cover a strike length of 60 km at the western margin of the Boundiali belt, which Randgold's geologists believe is an extension of the Syama belt in Mali.

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  7. Pope: We cannot separate ourselves from the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | CNN

    Pope Francis joined 65 mayors and local politicians from around the world Tuesday at a Vatican-sponsored conference on climate change and modern slavery. "The Holy See can make nice speeches," Pope Francis said in remarks to participants, "but the most important work goes from the peripheries to the conscience of human kind."

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  8. Africa in pictures: 24-30 July 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Newsday

    Models wait to go out on the catwalk at Kinshasa fashion week in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Friday... On the same day, an elephant in Abidjan in Ivory Coast stretches its trunk to get to another trunk - of a car where zoo workers have its food. Kenyan-born cyclist Chris Froome stretched himself too - to win the Tour de France.

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  9. Moroccan king urges development of remote areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The Daily Star

    King Mohammad VI of Morocco greets Moroccan residents of Ivory Coast after he arrived at Felix-Houphouet-Boigny airport in Abidjan on May 30, 2015, during his seven-day trip in Sub-Saharan Africa. AFP PHOTO / SIA KAMBOU

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  10. Cote d'Ivoire: Cote d'Ivoire - Extortion By Security ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | AllAfrica.com

    Extortion by security forces at checkpoints remains an acute problem in Cte d'Ivoire four years after President Alassane Ouattara's government promised to end it, Human Rights Watch said today. The Ivorian government should reinvigorate its efforts to fight checkpoint extortion, which undermines the freedom of movement and property rights of drivers and residents in Cte d'Ivoire.

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  11. We are coming to attack, Siasia warns Congo, Le RoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Vanguard

    Nigeria have vowed to attack Congo Brazzaville in their Pointe-Noire fortress this weekend and move closer to a seventh Olympic Games football tournament appearance. The west Africans take a fragile 2-1 lead into the second leg of a third-round qualifier for the 2016 Rio Games and coach Samson Siasia has revealed his game plan.

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  12. Cote D'Ivoire Invests in O&G Safety TrainingRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Marine News

    ... more than three times the current 60,000 boe/d. Kevin Short, commercial director of Atlas Knowledge, said: "Cote d'Ivoire lies on the West Africa transform margin, an area which has yielded oil discoveries in the multi-hundred-million-barrel range ...

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  13. Sangho brings message of hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Trinidad Guardian

    "Artists have this possibility to stand up for certain things that we think are not just," says Malian singer Awa Sangho. Grammy nominee Awa Sangho, the Mali blues singer, will be one of several performers at this year's Pan African Concert at Queen's Park Savannah this Friday night, at 8 pm, organised by the Emancipation Support Committee as part of Emancipation festivities.

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  14. Trafigura toxic disaster shows the UK needs to get tough on corporate crimeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Amnesty International

    On 19 August 2006, toxic waste was dumped at 18 locations in and around the city of Abidjan, CA te d'Ivoire . More than 100,000 people sought medical assistance and the dumpsites required extensive clean-up and decontamination.

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  15. Ghana gives a beffitting farewell to legendary coach Jones AttuquayefioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... Hearts of Oak, Ashgold, Accra Great Olympics, Okwahu United, Liberty Professionals and Stade d' Abidjan of Cote d'Ivoire. In 2000, Attuquayefio guided Accra Hearts of Oak to win the Confederation of African Cup (CAF) Champions League, CAF ...

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  16. GE Books $2.5 Billion African Orders From Oil to LocomotivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Washington Post

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  17. GE Books $2.5 Billion African Orders From Oil to LocomotivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Bloomberg

    General Electric Co. booked $2.5 billion of orders from sub-Saharan Africa in the past 11 months, including oil and gas equipment for Eni SpA in Ghana and locomotives for Angola.

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  18. Cote d'Ivoire: UK Gov't Refuses to Investigate Commodities Giant TrafiguraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | AllAfrica.com

    In a startling admission, the UK authorities have informed Amnesty International that they do not have the tools, resources or expertise to investigate whether multinational commodities giant Trafigura conspired to dump toxic waste in the Ivory Coast. The statement came after Amnesty presented a legal brief and 5,000 page dossier to the UK authorities containing a raft of evidence that Trafigura's London-based staff may have intentionally orchestrated the dumping of the waste in the Ivory Coast's capital Abidjan in August 2006.

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  19. Cote d'Ivoire: Three Concerns Ahead of PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Five years after Cte d'Ivoire's disputed presidential election threw the country into turmoil and left more than 3,000 dead, its people are set to go to the polls again. Could we see similar unrest this October or will the West African nation turn the page and move forward? Former president Laurent Gbagbo, who refused to quit when declared the loser of the 2010 election to Alassane Ouattara, is now in The Hague charged by the International Criminal Court with crimes against humanity.

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  20. Cote d'Ivoire: Family Planning Fair Dispels Rumours, Empowers WomenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    As the crowds poured into the fairground in Ahua Village, in rural Cte d'Ivoire, it was clear that this would not be an ordinary festival. Instead of games and prizes, the village square was filled with midwives, health workers and educators directing people to private consultations on family planning.

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