Daily Archives : 10th August 2015


Burundi: Arrests over killing of general

Several people have been arrested in Burundi over the assassination of a powerful general, the prosecutor’s office has said, as reported on 10th August. However, it said the “masterminds” behind the murder of Gen Adolphe Nshimirimana were still being sought….

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cameroon expels

Cameroon: Nigerians expelled following attacks

Following a spate of Boko Haram attacks the Cameroonian authorities have expelled an estimated 3,500 Nigerians from Cameroon over the past three weeks. Many of the expelled were people who had crossed to Cameroon fleeing Boko Haram attacks on their…

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Tanzania: The Struggle for People with Albinism

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Each one speaks volumes in the work of photojournalist Jacquelyn Martin. Through her striking portraits, Martin gives a powerful account of the daily struggle faced by people with albinism in Tanzania….

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Africa’s favourite Premier League Teams

For football fans in Africa, the UK’s English Premier League (EPL) is king, the ultimate championship, their main place of their worship. The global football brand is followed by more than a billion people around the world and 260 million…

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