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Amnesty International Foils Biya’s Plans To Use Elections To Brainwash US, Others.

By Eric Tataw – Washington DC, USA, Thursday, February 6, 2020. Paul Biya – President of Cameroon. A recent Amnesty International report has greatly offset President Paul Biya’s plans to use council and legislative elections to impress the International Community that normalcy has returned to Cameroon’s two English-speaking regions of the North West and South West, pundits say. Amnesty International is …

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Burkinabè Police Union Strikes Deal With Gov’t Over Planned Strike.

By Michel Biem Tong, Ouagadougou – Burkina Faso, Tuesday, February 4, 2020.  Christophe Joseph Marie Dabiré – Prime Minister of Burkina Faso. Burkina Faso’s Union of National Police (UNAPOL) has sealed a deal with the government and announced Monday, February 3, 2020, it’s suspending an indefinite strike, National Telegraph can confirm.  UNAPOL announced, Thursday, January 30, 2020, it was beginning an …

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Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu In Uganda!

By Sarah Mazirwe – Kampala, Uganda, Tuesday, February 4, 2020.  Uganda’s Premier, Ruhakana Rugunda in glasses introduces his retinue to Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu. Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu is in Uganda for a one-day state visit. This is his second time visiting Uganda in four years, his fifth to visit Africa.  He was received at Entebbe International Airport …

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Liberia Ambassador To Senegal Dies.

By Tina S. Mehnpaine – Monrovia, Liberia, Tuesday, February 4, 2020.  Liberia Ambassador to Senegal Mary-Ann Fossung died in Tunisia. Liberia Ambassador to Senegal Mary-Ann Fossung has died, National Telegraph can confirm. Her death was also announced by the State Radio, ELBC on February 4, 2020. Mary-Ann Fossung died on February 3, 2020, at the Carthagene Hospital in Tunis- Tunisia …

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Presidents To Meet At Katuna Border Over Uganda/Rwanda Standoff.

By Sarah Mazirwe – Kampala, Uganda, Monday, February 3, 2020.  Presidents Yoweri Museveni (Uganda), Joao Lourenco (Angola), Paul Kagame (Rwanda) and Felix Tshisekedi (DRC) meeting in Lauda, Angola over the Uganda/Rwanda standoff. President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda will hold another round of talks with Rwandan president, Paul Kagame in three weeks’ time at Katuna border. Katuna border sets the boundary …

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Cameroon Will No Longer Host Female Military World Cup Over Financial Curtailment.

By Eric Tataw – Washington DC, USA, Saturday, February 1, 2020. Joseph Beti Assomo – Cameroon’s Defence Minister. Cameroon’s Defense Ministry said Thursday, January 30, 2020, the country is no longer able to host the 2020 edition of the Military Female World Cup, citing financial engagements.   Cameroon is hosting the African Nations Championship (CHAN), from April 4 to 25, 2020, and …

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Ellen Corkrum Who Escaped Ellen Johnson’s ‘Jail’ Gets ‘Hug’ From George Weah.

By Tina S. Mehnpaine – Monrovia, Liberia, Saturday, February 1, 2020. Ellen Kwame Corkrum – Liberia’s former Managing Director of the LAA. Runaway Liberia’s former Managing Director of the Liberia Airport Authority (LAA), Ellen Kwame Corkrum, has returned to Liberia and appeared to have received a “hug” from the country’s current regime. Corkrum fled Liberia in 2013 after she was …

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This Is Why The UK Will Have To Wait Until January 1, 2021, To Really Celebrate Brexit!

By Sarah Mazirwe – Kampala, Uganda, and Eric Tataw – Washington DC, USA, Friday, January 31, 2020. Boris Johnson – British Prime Minister. The negotiations for the United Kingdom (UK) to leave the European Union have been on a standoff for almost three-and-a-half years finally came to an end.  At 11 p.m. GMT and 6 p.m. Washington DC time,  Britain officially …

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Outrage In Gambia As President Barrow’s Administration Shuts Down Two Radio Stations.

By Patience Loum, Banjul, The Gambia – Friday, January 31, 2020.  Adama Barrow – President of The Gambia. Two private radio stations in The Gambia have been shut down, January 24, 2020 sources have said. The Gambia Police Force shut down the radio stations, sources confirmed to National Telegraph.  King FM, in Serrekunda, a large town located at the Atlantic coast, 13 km (8 mi) South-west …

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Ugandan Government Rules Out Examinations In New Curriculum.

By Sarah Mazirwe – Kampala, Uganda, Friday, January 31, 2020. Janet Kataaha Museveni is Minister of Education and Sports and wife of Ugandan President, Yoweri Museveni. Uganda’s National Curriculum Development Centre (NCDC) under the Education Ministry has phased out termly examinations in the newly revised lower secondary curriculum. According to the new curriculum, learning will be learner-centered, not teacher-centered. Under …

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