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45 Buildings Collapsed, Several To Fall After Massive Quake In Mexico

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Official data reveals 225 people have been so far killed in Mexico after a 7.1-magnitude earthquake struck on Tuesday. According to Civil Protection director Luis Felipe Puente 94 people have been killed in Mexico City while 71 in Morelos and 43 in Puebla. The toll may rise as people are still trapped in the rubble of the collapsed buildings. Even ...

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Liberia’s Upcoming Presidential Election Most Unpredictable

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Twenty candidates will be combating the presidential election in Liberia following the step down of President Sirleaf after 12 years. The polls will be held on October 10 this year and is said to be most hotly contested one. It is unpredictable as several new faces have emerged as contestant. The country will also select members of the House of ...

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Washington Knew About Rwanda Genocide

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Hundreds and thousands of Rwandans were killed in 1994, between April and July, in the country and it was the most rapid genocide ever recorded. The incidence has been compared with the Nazi Holocaust in its surreal brutality. The murdering were conducted with simple tools like herding the people into buildings and setting them aflame with kerosene. The murder weapons ...

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500 Rwandan Judges Sacked

Rwandan Judges

More than 500 judges in Rwanda have been sacked giving room to the appointment of 223 new ones and an effort to improve performance of judicial that had been crippled for long by 1994 genocide cases mainly number in thousands. The sacked judges are alleged to have lacked professional qualifications and were appointed hastily following the 1994 genocide that killed ...

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Burundian Refugees To Repatriate From Tanzania On September 7

Tanzania has reached an agreement with Burundi and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and under it the Burundian refugees hosted in Tanzania will be repatriated today, September 7. The move will only involve those Burundian refugees who have agreed voluntarily to return back to their country and help in the building of the nation. Despite the repatriation, it ...

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Namibia Calls The World To Solve Western Sahara Issue

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President of Namibia, Hage Geingob, said in Windhoek the world need to sort out the protracted Western Sahara issue. Earlier too the country raised the same voice on several occasions that Morocco has illegal occupation of Western Sahara. Addressing to a conference of the African-European party dialogue of socialists and democrats, the president added he is hopeful the Europe and ...

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Kenya Embraces e-Passports

Kenya Embraces e-Passports

Kenya has made all the plans to improve the passport system and therefore the immigration department launched on Thursday e-passport saying the usual passports will be rendered obsolete in two years. Director of Immigration Gordon Kihalangwa said the new kind of passport will be issued from September 1 and the immigration department will not process and issue the current ordinary ...

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