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By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Aug 11th, 2016
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Lusaka, Zambia ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Polling stations closed in Zambia on Thursday with the top two presidential candidates both confident of victory in what is expected to be a close race that may run to a second round. President Edgar Lungu’s Patriotic Front (PF) has been hit by sp...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 21st, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenya on Saturday replaced Bobby Williamson with a former youth football coach Stanley Okumbi for the next round of African Cup of Nations qualifiers. New Football Kenya Federation (FKF) chairman Nick Mwendwa said Okumbi, who coached Kenyan premiership...
By Tajuddin
In SPOTLIGHT
Jan 28th, 2016
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Berlin , Germany ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A new report lists Somalia, North Korea and Afghanistan as the most highly corrupt nations on Earth. Transparency International released its annual Corruption Perceptions Index on Wednesday, relying on what it calls expert opinion from around the wor...
By Tajuddin
In OPINION
Jan 15th, 2016
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This article by: Owei Lakemfa The content of this [report/study/article/publication…] does not reflect the official opinion of the DIPLOMAT NEWS NETWORK. The views expressed in this article are the author’s own. – ERITREA is a relatively unknown African country. Little news filters out. In October 20...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 6th, 2016
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Lusaka,Zambia (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Tuesday assented to a bill that ushers in a new constitution with the Zambian leader saying the move signals a new era for the country’s political dispensation. The Zambian leader said he has kept the promise he made ...
By Tajuddin
In BUSINESS
Nov 7th, 2015
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Lusaka , Zambia (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Zambia’s kwacha fell 3 percent against the dollar on Friday, reaching a record low, as it feels the effects of a drop in copper prices. The country is Africa’s second-biggest copper producer, and copper prices broke below $5,000 a tonne on F...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Aug 4th, 2015
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Nairobi, Kenya ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Somalia to Kenya Mr. Gamal Mohamed Hassan presented his credentials today ( Tuesday) to Kenya President Uhuru Kenyatta. The presentation of credentials is a traditional ceremony that marks the formal beginning of an Ambassado...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 20th, 2014
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Monastir, Tunisia ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Stephen Keshi’s Nigeria side, defending champion after its success in South Africa last year, failed to win any of its opening three Group A matches but gave itself hope of a great escape by beating Sudan and Congo. Those wins meant it was sec...
By Tajuddin
In DIPLOMAT MEMO
Nov 20th, 2014
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Moscow ( TASS + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Russia plans to develop relations with African countries and will give all assistance they need, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at a ceremony of receiving credentials from ambassadors of several foreign countries, including diplomats of several African stat...
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Nov 15th, 2014
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Blida ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Algeria made it five wins from five in their 2015 African Cup of Nations qualifying campaign with their 3-1 victory over Ethiopia at the Stade Mustapha Tchaker in Blida on Saturday evening. Goals from Sofiane Feghouli, Riyad Mahrez and Yacine Brahimi moved Alge...