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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:44
The U.N.'s World Food Program says thousands of destitute people in Cameroon's crisis-prone western regions are going hungry and their situations may become worse if the separatist crisis there continues. Chris Nikoi, WFP regional director for west and central Africa is visiting hungry community...
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:40
[Vanguard] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its aircraft in Operation 'Hadin Kai' (OPHK) have continued to pound insurgent targets on islands and localities around the Lake Chad.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:40
[Nation] The Kenyan leg of the World Athletics Cross Country Tour which will be held in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County in February next year will be named after the late Agnes Tirop.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:40
[Vanguard] The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says its aircraft in Operation 'Hadin Kai' (OPHK) have continued to pound insurgent targets on islands and localities around the Lake Chad.
All Africa, All the Time.
Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:39
[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), has given the Federal government a November 4th deadline to release its leader, Nnamdi Kanu or risk a week-long lockdown in the entire Biafra land.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:39
[Premium Times] A security source said the terrorists drove into the village in 10 guntrucks and attacked a military base.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:39
[Monitor] I was so naïve to think that Uganda's quietude would enlist some level of calm in the frosty relationship between Uganda and Rwanda.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:39
[Daily Maverick] Zukiswa Pikoli is a journalist at Maverick Citizen.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:39
[Monitor] I was so naïve to think that Uganda's quietude would enlist some level of calm in the frosty relationship between Uganda and Rwanda.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:34
[DW] Hundreds of people gathered to bid farewell to Agnes Tirop who was found dead 10 days ago. The athlete had represented her country in the Tokyo Olympics.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 17:30

The long-distance runner was buried in her home town in Kenyan highlands after being found stabbed to death

More than 1,000 mourners gathered for the funeral of long-distance Olympic runner Agnes Tirop, a rising star in Kenya’s highly competitive athletics scene.

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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 16:41

Unconfirmed reports say nearly 1,000 inmates escaped from the correctional facility in south-west Nigeria

Heavily armed men have stormed a prison in south-west Nigeria using grenades, the facility said on Saturday, with unconfirmed...

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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 16:09
Mourners and family members of the slain Olympian Agnes Tirop gather for her funeral in Iten, western Kenya, last Wednesday.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 16:00
It's estimated that the reductions in travel in 2020 alone wiped $4.5trn from the global tourism economy and cost millions of jobs. In Africa, half of all tourism workers lost their jobs.

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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:47
Many athletes turn out for the funeral of Agnes Tirop, who was found stabbed to death at her home.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:03
[RFI] The United Nations (UN) has suspended flights to Tigray's regional capital after an aid flight had to abort landing in Mekelle. The humanitarian situation in the region is dire with civilians facing famine-like conditions.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:03
[Capital FM] Kisumu -- Kenya Union of Sugar Plantation and Allied Workers (KUSPAW) Friday urged the five state-owned Sugarcane mills to ensure the Sh. 1.5 billion directed to the sugar industry as part of the economic stimulus intervention is well spent.
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:03
[This Day] About 20 persons have been burnt to death in a fire explosion that occurred at a forest in Rumuekpe community in Emohua Local Government Area of Rivers State following an illegal artisanal oil refining (Kpofire).
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:03
[This Day] The Fiscal Responsibility Commission (FRC) has declared that the federal government had not breached any law in the 2022 budget proposals by exceeding the three per cent threshold prescribed as deficit by the Fiscal Responsibility Act (FRA 2007).
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Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 15:03
[263Chat] Budget airline, Fastjet Zimbabwe was Friday awarded by the World Travel Awards as "Africa's Leading Low-Cost Airline 2021" for the sixth consecutive year.
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