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In Uganda, Kaweesi’s Murder – High-Stakes Intrigue

In Uganda, Kaweesi’s Murder – High-Stakes Intrigue

  On Friday morning, March 17, Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi, his driver and escort, both policemen, were gunned down several hundred metres from Kaweesi’s home in Kulambiro, Kampala. The murders shocked the country and it became the biggest news story of the year so far. Kaweesi

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Dar to Host Islamic Finance Summit

Dar to Host Islamic Finance Summit

  TANZANIA is expected to boost Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) as a result of planned 4th African Islamic Finance Summit to take place late this month at which delegates from more than 10 countries will attend. AlHuda Centre of Islamic Banking and Economics (CIBE), which is organizing the meeting for

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Deja vu for Chicago in January: Over 290 shot, 50-plus killed

Deja vu for Chicago in January: Over 290 shot, 50-plus killed

  At the start of this year, the Chicago Police Department unveiled a list of tactics to combat violence following one of the deadliest years in the city in decades. But nearly one month into the new year, the numbers of shootings and homicides are nearly identical to the first

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3 Men Gang-Rape Young Woman in Sweden, Broadcast It Live on Facebook

3 Men Gang-Rape Young Woman in Sweden, Broadcast It Live on Facebook

  Welcome to our brave new digital world in which raping women is all fun and games:     Police are reportedly investigating the suspected gang rape of a woman after the attack was live-streamed on Facebook.     An online witness said the victim had her clothes pulled off by armed

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How to Survive January On a Shoe-String Budget

How to Survive January On a Shoe-String Budget

  Hashtags like #shoptillwedrop and #timetospend were the order of the day on social media during the festive season. But at the end of the festivities marked by extravagant spending, you had more ‘month’ than salary at the end of December! The festivities hangover took a hike on the first

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Hackers Shift Attention to Whatsapp Users

Hackers Shift Attention to Whatsapp Users

  Indications have emerged that hackers are now stealing people’s bank details by sending files over the messaging service, WhatsApp. Vanguard gathered that the hackers’ strategy is designed in a way that once opened (WhatsApp), the documents can gather sensitive information from users, including online banking details. According to a

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Gambia’s Jammeh Vows Escalation If West Africa States Interfere

Gambia’s Jammeh Vows Escalation If West Africa States Interfere

  Gambian President Yahya Jammeh said a standoff with neighboring West African states over his refusal to step aside after losing December’s election will escalate into war if the alliance doesn’t back down from its stance. Speaking in a televised New Year’s address, Jammeh said a vow by the Economic

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Over 90% of the Africa Continent Has No Internet Access

Over 90% of the Africa Continent Has No Internet Access

  The internet is one of the most important enablers of social development and education. While internet services have been quite phenomenal in the rest of the world, access to the Internet remains very low in Africa, especially in the rural communities. According to a report, the Internet World Stats

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Bombardier sells two CS300 with Air Tanzania

Bombardier sells two CS300 with Air Tanzania

  Bombardier CSeries will sell both the Government of Tanzania, which represents its first order in seven months for its new commercial aircraft. In total, the transaction includes two CS300 and a Q400 aircraft. According to list prices, the order is valued at 203 million US. The aircraft will be

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Tanzania suspends U.S.-funded AIDS programs in a new crackdown on gays

Tanzania suspends U.S.-funded AIDS programs in a new crackdown on gays

  East African nations have launched some of the world’s most vicious campaigns against gay men and women, outlawing same-sex liaisons and threatening punishments of years in jail. But in a move that has alarmed health workers, Tanzania is turning its anti-homo­sexual fury in a new direction — targeting HIV/AIDS

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