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Nigeria: ‘Ailing’ Buhari cuts down his working hours

March 28, 2017
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Nigeria’s ailing president Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly reduced his working hours since he returned from medical leave.

Media sources report that Buhari was

FIFA Suspends Malian Football Association

March 21, 2017
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The Bureau of the FIFA Council decided to suspend the Malian Football Association (FEMAFOOT) with immediate effect as of Friday 17 March 2017,

UN agency voices concern about forced return of Nigerian refugees from Cameroon

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WASHINGTON D.C., United States of America, March 21, 2017/APO/ —The United Nations refugee agency today expressed concern that forced returns of refugees from

UK to boost jobs and trade in Tanzania

February 5, 2017
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DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – The UK will sharpen its focus on economic development in the world’s poorest countries to help create the

22 ‘watchdog’ projects in Africa win funding

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innovateAFRICA.fund has selected 22 digital projects for $1 million in seed grants and technology support to tackle issues as diverse as fake news

Engineering Grad Students Design Solar Power System for Hospitals in Rural Africa

January 30, 2017
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A group of engineering masters’ students from Grand Valley State University in Michigan have designed blackout-proof solar devices that can continuously provide electric

Mechanical Engineers wanted in Africa

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Two Mechanical Engineering jobs have opened, one in South Africa and one in DRC. Below is a short description of each available job.

Millions of people face food shortages in the the Horn of Africa

January 29, 2017
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Farmers in the Horn of Africa need urgent support to recover from consecutive lost harvests and to keep their livestock healthy and productive.

UK-Tanzania education ties go from strength to strength

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Tanzanian Minister of Education, Science, Technology, Professor Joyce Ndalichako yesterday met the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID)’s Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,

UK and Malawi renew their strong historic ties

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