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Africa's Universities are not Preparing Graduates for the 21st Century Workplace

0 Visits: 18 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 16:38:49
Across Africa, students arrive on campuses full of hope that a university degree will improve their lives. The reality is far less certain.

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Congo President Kabila Says Whoever Killed U.N. Experts Will be Punished

0 Visits: 87 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 10:19:29
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Congolese President Joseph Kabila told the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations on Saturday that he would ensure those responsible for killing two U.N. investigators earlier this year would be punished.

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UNHCR Chief Meets with Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh Camp

0 Visits: 25 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 10:14:53
KUTAPALONG, Bangladesh (Reuters) - The head of the U.N. refugee agency said on Saturday he was shocked by the "terrible violence" inflicted on Rohingya refugees fleeing Myanmar, and said their suffering would last far longer than the time it took to satisfy their basic needs.

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Saudi Arabia Condemns Myanmar Government 'Policy of Repression' and Forced Displacement Against Rohingya

0 Visits: 75 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 10:04:18
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam, on Saturday condemned the government of Myanmar's "policy of repression" against minority Rohingya Muslims.

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Kenya Sets Oct. 26 as New Presidential Election Date

0 Visits: 92 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 11:25:50
NAIROBI — Kenya's electoral commission rescheduled the date for a rerun of last month's annulled presidential vote, as President Uhuru Kenyatta slammed the Supreme Court ruling that overturned his victory as a "judicial coup."

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Kenya: Court Allows Former Deputy Speaker to Sue Garissa MP Election Win

0 Visits: 151 | Thursday September 21, 2017 - 11:00:06
NAIROBI — Kenya's Former National Assembly Deputy Speaker Farah Maalim has been allowed to file additional affidavits in an election petition against Garissa Township Member of Parliament Aden Barre Duale who was declared winner following the disputed August 8th General Elections in Kenya.

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Kenya Supreme Court Criticizes Election Board in Verdict on Polls

0 Visits: 68 | Wednesday September 20, 2017 - 18:03:08
NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya's Supreme Court on Wednesday criticized the election board for failing to verify official results of last month's presidential election before announcing them but stopped short of saying there was rigging.

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Billions of Dollars in Investments Announced At the Morocco - Gabon 2017 Forum

0 Visits: 27 | Wednesday September 20, 2017 - 12:01:38
RABAT, Morocco — The Morocco - Gabon Forum which has just ended in Rabat was the occasion for the Moroccan companies and investors to announce their intention to invest several billions of US dollars in Gabon in the sectors of Infrastructures, the numerical Economy, Agro-industrial industry and the…

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U.N: Donald Trump Calls United Nations Reform

0 Visits: 92 | Wednesday September 20, 2017 - 11:49:48
Remarks by President Trump at the Reforming the United Nations: Management, Security, and Development Meeting- AS DELIVERED

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Bahrain Accuses Qatar of Seizing Three Boats: Agency

0 Visits: 105 | Tuesday September 19, 2017 - 10:41:41
DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain accused Qatar on Monday of illegally seizing three boats with 16 sailors on board, state news agency BNA reported, worsening an already deeply troubled diplomatic situation in the region.

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