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Gunmen Kidnap 20 In Central Mali Village

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  Gunmen seized about 20 people in volatile central Mali, with nine remaining in detention Wednesday after their captors released the other hostages, local and...
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Sophie Petronin: Son Hopeful Of Mother’s Release From Jihadist Captivity

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  The son of a French aid worker taken hostage in Mali said on Wednesday he was still awaiting news about his mother after speculation...
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Life Returning To Normal In Nigeria, SA, Others As COVID-19 Fears Linger

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  “Things are getting back to normal, even though it will never be like it was before,” says a relieved Petunia Maseko, relaxing in a...
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Electricity, Fuel Price Hike Will Benefit Nigerians In The Long Run – Lai Mohammed

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  The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammed on Saturday said the recent increase in electricity and fuel prices will benefit ordinary Nigerians in the long-run....
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Buhari Congratulates Guinea Bissau On 47th Independence, Pledges Support For Peace

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    President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday promised that Nigeria will support Guinea-Bissau in any way possible, saying “a peaceful and prosperous Guinea-Bissau is a...
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Mali Junta Chief Urges Support For French, UN Troops In Country

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  The leader of Mali’s military junta, Colonel Assimi Goita, on Tuesday urged support for French and United Nations troops, a frequent target of popular...
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Villa Sign Lyon Forward Traore

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  Aston Villa signed Burkina Faso forward Bertrand Traore from Lyon for a reported £17 million ($21 million) on Saturday. Traore returns to the Premier...
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Mali Opposition Rejects Junta-Backed Transition

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  Mali’s popular opposition movement has rejected a charter for a transition government backed by the army officers who ousted President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. The...
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