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Public Technologies: (Source: President of the United States) At the invitation of President Barack Obama, President DilmaRousseff made an official working visit to the United States on June 29-30, 2015 to review the main topics of the bilateral, regional and multilateral...
Topix: Police are investigating an incident in which a police officer shot himself dead in Nairobi's Embakasi Nyayo Estate on Monday night. The CID officer attached to Kayole Police Station, is reported to have picked a quarrel with his former girlfriend at a bar...
Huffington Post: This post originally appeared in the IndonesianJournal of Leadership, Policy and World Affairs: Strategic Review. Some 10,000 years ago, just as our planet emerged from the last ice age, human beings began to experiment with an entirely new and innovative...
Taipei Times: A dozen world-famous Kenyan athletes, including Ezekiel Kemboi, Paul Tergat and Tegla Loroupe, are to lead a 22-day “walk for peace” across northern Kenya aimed at curbing rising interethnic violence. The 836km walk is being organized by CommonwealthGold...
Forbes: WASHINGTON, DC: Earlier in 2015U.S. PresidentBarack Obama welcomed global entrepreneurs to the White House. In July, the President will make his fourth trip to Sub-Saharan Africa to host to the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, Kenya. (Photo by Alex...
All Africa: [Thomson ReutersFoundation] Nairobi -A dozen world-famous Kenyan athletes, including Ezekiel Kemboi, Paul Tergat and Tegla Loroupe, will lead a 22-day "walk for peace" across northern Kenya aimed at curbing rising inter-ethnic violence....
All Africa: [Thomson ReutersFoundation] Nairobi -The mother of a 15-year-old rape survivor, who needs a kidney transplant following a botched backstreet abortion, filed a case against Kenya's government on Monday for denying women and girls safe access to terminations....
Business Day: Related articles ‘No more country’ as South Sudan crisis deepens Sandu denies calling for troop withdrawal from Sudan KAMPALA — Rebels in South Sudan recaptured the oil-pumping hub of Malakal, a setback to the embattled government’s effort to regain control of...
Inhabitat: A simple lunch with a homeless vet forever changed the life of KomalAhmad, who was then a student at University of California, Berkeley and is now a CEO. Ahmad was walking near campus a few years ago when a homeless man asked her for money. She bought him...
Public Technologies: (Source: Oando plc) LAGOS, NIGERIA June 30, 2015 - Oando Plc ("Oando") (OANDO:NL), an integrated oil and gas company headquartered in Nigeria, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a definitive agreement with HV Investments II B.V.,...