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Bomb Blast Kills Five Kenyan Police

At least fiive Kenyan policemen have been killed after their vehicle hit a roadside bomb in the north-eastern town of Liboi, near the border with Somalia on Thursday. The attack happened almost at the exact spot where four officers were killed in a similar attack yesterday, which has been claimed by al-Shabab militants. Five other…

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Mugabe Daughter Appointed To Zimbabwe Censor Board

By Olufunke Olorunfemi (An24)- President Robert Mugabe’s daughter Bona Chikore has been appointed to the Zimbabwe board of censors, state media reported Wednesday, the latest family member to take up an official role. The board “faces the colossal task of regulating public entertainment in the digital age,” the state-owned Herald newspaper said, raising fears of…

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Three Killed In Ivory Coast Clashes Between Ex-Rebels And Police

By Olufunke Olorunfemi Abidjan, (An24)- Three demobilised ex-rebel fighters were killed in Ivory Coast’s second-biggest city, Bouake, on Tuesday as they clashed with police attempting to end their protest over bonus payments, a policeman and a spokesman for the former fighters said. The police source said another 20 people were being treated for injuries at…

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