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Security forces stand next to wreckage at the scene of a suicide car bomb attack in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia Monday, July 13, 2020.
2020-08-08, Yahoo Daily News
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A car bomb exploded at the gates of a military base in Somalia's capital Saturday, killing at least eight soldiers and wounding 14 others, with the...
The Argus Press: GlobalForecast as of 23:00 GMT Monday, August 10, 2020 ————— City/Town, Country;Monday's Weather Condition;Monday's High Temp (C);Monday's Low Temp (C);Tuesday's Weather Condition;Tuesday's High Temp (C);Tuesday's Low Temp (C);Tuesday's Wind...
Federal News Radio: CANOE-KAYAK AfricanOlympic canoe slalom qualifier in Basel, Switzerland from March 14-15 canceled. Pan American canoe slalom championships (Olympic qualifier) in Rio de Janeiro from April 3-5 canceled. Asian championships in Pattaya, Thailand from April 22-24...
Federal News Radio: AQUATICS Asian water polo championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, from Feb. 12-16 canceled. Diving Grand Prix in Madrid from Feb. 14-16: China team withdrew. Diving World Series in Beijing from March 7-9 canceled. Advertisement Men’s Water PoloWorld League...
New York Post: NAIROBI – Mauritians are making floating booms of human hair and leaves in a round-the-clock scramble to mop up oil leaking from a grounded Japanese ship onto their pristine Indian Ocean beaches. The MV Wakashio, owned by the Nagashiki Shipping Company...
Graphic: When our Latin master entered our first year class, he greeted us cheerfully saying “Salvete discipuli (good day, students). He taught us to respond saying “salve, tu quoquo magister” (good day to you too, Sir/Master!). He also taught us that, while “magister”...
APO: Over 10,000 women, girls and boys affected by Covid-19 and other emergencies in urban and rural locations have benefited from this intervention The Covid-19 pandemic has occasioned unprecedented deprivation among women and girls whose pre-existing...
The Patriotic Vanguard: Kenneth Yakpawolo Best (born 28 October1938) is a Liberian journalist who founded the Liberian newspaper The Daily Observer and a paper of the same name in The Gambia. He is the nephew of Americo-Liberian journalist of Caribbean descent Albert Porte....
Canada Dot Com: NAIROBI — A Japanese ship that ran aground on a reef off Mauritius two weeks ago has now stopped leaking oil into the Indian Ocean but the island nation must still prepare for “a worst case scenario,” Prime MinisterPravind Jugnauth said late...
Canada Dot Com: NAIROBI — A leak from a damaged oil tank in a Japanese ship has stopped, the Mauritius prime...
Live Mint: A recent paper published by the National Bureau of Economic Research of Boston created a huge controversy. Titled Enforcing Payment for Water and Sanitization Services in Nairobi’s Slums, it has four co-authors, some of whom are senior researchers with the...
Xinhua: NAIROBI, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- The World Bank said on Monday it has approved 16.2 billion Kenyan shillings (about 150 million U.S. dollars) in credit to help improve tenure security and access to basic services...
Xinhua: NAIROBI, Aug. 10 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's World Championships 5,000m finalist Jacob Krop plans to make his Diamond League debut in Monaco on August 14. Friday's meeting will mark the start of the athletics calendar that had been halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic....
All Africa: Nairobi -- EthiopiaPrime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been awarded with the highest African sport recognition, the "ANOCA ORDER OF MERIT" for his exemplary commitment to sports and the Olympic Movement. ......
All Africa: Nairobi -- PresidentUhuru Kenyatta has expressed satisfaction with the measures being taken by stakeholders in the hospitality sector to protect tourists from COVID -19. ......