Cameroon: One of Africa’s most linguistically divided countries heads to the polls l Al Jazeera English

Navy Kenzo feat. Diamond Platnumz - Katika (Official video)

NINIOLA FT BUSISWA - MAGUN REMIX (OFFICIAL VIDEO)

Historia ya Diamond Platnumz yawatoa machozi Tandale/ aeleza alivyotoswa mpaka kufanikiwa 

Hey Steve: Testing the 90 Day Rule

Former boss of MI6 'happy' to see end of Britain's membership to EU ---  In an exclusive interview with Sky News Sir Richard Dearlove, the former head of MI6 told Sophy Ridge on Sunday he is "happy" to see the end of Britain's membership to the EU 

TBC1, Jumapili, Septemba 7, 2018 -- Waziri wa elimu, Profesa Ndalichako ashindwa kujizuia, ampiga pini kiongozi!

Dondoo za baadhi ya magazeti ya Tanzania leo Jumapili Oktoba 7, 2018 ---  Dk. Bashiru ahesabiwa siku CCM, Raia wawili China watimuliwa nchini

Six inspirational women with albinism climb Africa’s highest mountain to highlight their plight

 

In many African countries, people with albinism often face discrimination and persecution due to the way they look. The genetic disorder prevents skin cells from producing melanin, resulting in abnormal pigmentation of the skin, eyes and hair...

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You probably didn’t know that Washington D.C. was designed by a self-educated black man

 

For many people, the U.S. capital, Washington, D.C. was originally designed by famous architects Pierre Charles L’Enfant and then completed by Andrew Ellicott after the former left the project in 1792. Only a few know that but for the meticulous memory and surveying work of black man Benjamin Banneker, an accomplished mathematician, scholar, and astronomer, Washington, D.C. would not be what it is today...

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THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE FOR 2018 TO DENIS MUKWEGE AND NADIA MURAD

 The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided to award the Nobel Peace Prize for 2018 to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war and armed conflict...

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Who is Denis Mukwege 'the man who mends women'?

 "Recent events have reminded us of previous experiences we've lived in Congo," he says. Lamenting the lack of museums or events to remember Congo's brutal colonial history, the surgeon adds: "In Congo, the fact that we have no memory means we tend to repeat history." 

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Who is Nadia Murad?

At the age of 19, Murad was a student living in the village of Kojo in Sinjar, northern Iraq when Islamic State fighters rounded up the Yazidi community in the village killing 600 people – including six of Nadia's brothers and stepbrothers – and taking the younger women into slavery 

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President Magufuli wants gas talks expedited

 President John Magufuli has sought the support of newly appointed Norwegian ambassador to Tanzania in speeding up talks between the two countries over the multi-billion dollar liquefied natural gas...

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Senate Democrats on FBI report on Judge Kavanaugh

Namibia’s President, Hage Geingob, has called for a change to the constitution to allow the government to expropriate land.  “The willing-buyer-willing-seller principle has not delivered results. Careful consideration should be given to expropriation,” the president said.  Namibia wants to transfer 43 percent, of its arable agricultural land, to previously disadvantaged blacks by 2020. 

South Africa Plans to Teach the African Language of Swahili by 2020

Equatorial Guinea; Africa's mineral rich Country with the Highest Per Capita income.  The country comprising the Rio Muni mainland and 5 volcanic offshore islands. Capital Malabo, on Bioko Island, has Spanish colonial architecture and is a hub for the country’s prosperous oil industry. The small country on the west coast of Africa struck oil in 1995 (Africa Insider)

 CNN's Don Lemon talks about the difficulties of reporting sexual assault and opens up about his own abuse that happened at a very young age. 

Zambia in Trouble for Deporting Pan-Africanist PLO Lumumba! -   PLO lumumba has said that he will write to the AU to protest his deportation from Zambia last Saturday.  Opposition parties in Zambia have also protested the deportation of a fellow African brother. But what actually happened? Did the Chinese have a hand in the deportation of Lumumba? And what does this say about the future of African Unity? The Dr.Mumbi Show

Prof PLO Lumumba - Robust Speech on China buying up Africa

Danish low-cost airline Primera folds wings

Danish low-cost airline Primera Air halted operations on Tuesday, citing financial troubles that forced it to file for bankruptcy, and leaving angry passengers stranded...

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From stealing sweets to daring prison breaks: The story of France's infamous gangster Redoine Faid

Germany to ease immigration rules to fight worker shortage

Worker-starved Germany will ease immigration rules to attract foreign jobseekers, including giving well-integrated irregular migrants in employment a shot at staying, ministers said Tuesday. 

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Adidas Football and COLORS Link up with Gunna, J.I.D, Not3s and Lefa for a Series of Live Studio...

 Bringing together two of street culture's biggest passion points—football and music—the four-part series from adidas and COLORS sees Gunna, J.I.D, Not3s and Lefa styled out in the season's slickest kits, before dropping an exclusive live performance in the notorious COLORS studio...

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How a Swiss bank was toppled by a financial scandal in Malaysia – and what can be learned from it

 A Swiss bank's downfall was closely linked to a scandal involving the former prime minister of Malaysia, write Salvatore Cantale and Ivy Buche from the IMD Business School...

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Can pink really pacify? Swiss psychologists believe so

 Several experiments conducted by Swiss scientists and pioneers have shown that the colour pink can reduce aggressive behaviour in psychiatric patients and inmates, writes Julie Irish from Iowa State University...

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Swedish parliamentary speaker asks centre-right leader to form government

 The speaker of the Swedish parliament has asked Ulf Kristersson, leader of the centre-right Moderate party, to try to form a government. Source: https://www.thelocal.se

Fake banknotes in circulation in southern Sweden

 According to Nils Norling, press spokesman for the Malmö police, similar attempts were made at fast food outlets in Malmö Central Station and in Värnhem, where there is a shopping mall and bus interchange....

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Nobel Prize in Physics is shared by a woman, the first in 55 years

 Donna Strickland, a Canadian physicist, was awarded the 2018 prize jointly with Gérard Mourou, from France, for their work on generating high-intensity, ultra-short optical pulses. They share

 the award with an American, Arthur Ashkin, who at 96 becomes the oldest Nobel Laureate, for developing "optical tweezers." 

Source: CNN

Brexit is 'tragedy', Danish government will 'look after' Brits in Denmark: PM

 Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen has moved to reassure British nationals living in Denmark over their future status in the country. 

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Do you find the Danes a bit weird?

 The Local guest columnist Nick Bojesen Jensen lists ten Danish traits that leave his foreign friends bemused...

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Clothes chain Pm file bankruptcy

NORWAY: The nationwide clothing chain Pm has lost its battle to bankruptcy after spending a lot of money in the last three years....

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Vipps is the youngster’s favourite

NORWAY:  Of young people’s top 10 in brands, Norske Vipps took first place on the YouGov BrandIndex’s ranking among youth in front of the global streaming services Netflix and Spotify...

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Girl’s racist poem sparks row in southwestern Germany

A poetry competition has been hit by controversy after the daughter of a far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) politician took part. Fourteen-year-old Ida Marie Müller, daughter of Nicole Höchst, performed a poem widely condemned as racist in front of an audience of 100 spectators in Speyer, southwestern Germany...

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RONALDO 'RAPE' PROBE Cristiano Ronaldo rape investigation reopened by US police

 Kathryn Mayorga, 34, has accused the Juventus footballer, 33, of sexually assaulting her at a Las Vegas hotel in 2009.    She went to the cops at the time, and later reportedly accepted a settlement of £287,000 from Ronaldo and signed a gagging order. But she has filed court papers to overturn it and recently spoke to the city’s police force...

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