A Dream to Be a Police Officer One Day

[SAPS] PRETORIA – The Brooklyn police opened their hearts when they received a dream request from the Reach for a Dream Foundation. Little six-year-old Dineo Makofane dreams of being a Police Woman one day and Brooklyn SAPS tried to make this dream a r…

[SAPS] PRETORIA - The Brooklyn police opened their hearts when they received a dream request from the Reach for a Dream Foundation. Little six-year-old Dineo Makofane dreams of being a Police Woman one day and Brooklyn SAPS tried to make this dream a reality for her. Dineo, from Burgersfort Limpopo is fighting Acute Leukemia and is currently receiving treatment.

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2,000 Jobs At Risk As James Finlay Closes Kericho Flower Farms

[Nation] UK agriculture multinational James Finlay on Thursday announced plans to stop flower production on its Kericho farms, thrusting some 2,000 workers into a future without jobs.

[Nation] UK agriculture multinational James Finlay on Thursday announced plans to stop flower production on its Kericho farms, thrusting some 2,000 workers into a future without jobs.

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Nyoro Attempts Malema Challenge At Matiba’s Requiem Mass but Fails

[Nairobi News] Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro on Thursday attempted but failed to do a Kenyan rendition of Julius Malema’s famous eulogy during Kenneth Matiba’s requiem mass in Murang’a.

[Nairobi News] Kiharu MP Ndindi Nyoro on Thursday attempted but failed to do a Kenyan rendition of Julius Malema's famous eulogy during Kenneth Matiba's requiem mass in Murang'a.

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Sewer Pipe Collapses and Destroys Homes

[GroundUp] Seven families were moved to temporary shelters after a sewage pipe collapsed last week in Overcome Heights informal settlement. Two homes disappeared into the holes that formed after the collapse and several others were affected.

[GroundUp] Seven families were moved to temporary shelters after a sewage pipe collapsed last week in Overcome Heights informal settlement. Two homes disappeared into the holes that formed after the collapse and several others were affected.

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Kenyatta Calls for Unity, National Reconciliation in Honour of Matiba

[Kenya Presidency] Murang’a -President Uhuru Kenyatta today called on political leaders to embrace national reconciliation and unity in honour of fallen second liberation hero Kenneth Matiba.

[Kenya Presidency] Murang'a -President Uhuru Kenyatta today called on political leaders to embrace national reconciliation and unity in honour of fallen second liberation hero Kenneth Matiba.

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European Nations Urged to Stop Libya’s Trafficking Gangs

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Vienna -European countries need to do more to stop illegal trade in Libya in fuel and inflatable boats which is helping human traffickers with deadly results, according to a senior United Nations refugee agency official.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Vienna -European countries need to do more to stop illegal trade in Libya in fuel and inflatable boats which is helping human traffickers with deadly results, according to a senior United Nations refugee agency official.

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Kenya’s Second Liberation Hero and Pro-Democracy Activist Kenneth Matiba Dies At 85

[This is Africa] Kenneth Matiba, who died on the 14th of April at age 85, was a great crusader for Kenya’s multi-party democracy also referred to as Kenya’s second liberation.

[This is Africa] Kenneth Matiba, who died on the 14th of April at age 85, was a great crusader for Kenya's multi-party democracy also referred to as Kenya's second liberation.

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How National Assembly Leaders Spent Adeosun Largesse

[Premium Times] The controversial N10 billion the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, illegally released to Nigeria’s National Assembly was recklessly spent on exotic cars and sundry other contracts, many of them ludicrous and seemingly dubious, PREMIUM…

[Premium Times] The controversial N10 billion the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, illegally released to Nigeria's National Assembly was recklessly spent on exotic cars and sundry other contracts, many of them ludicrous and seemingly dubious, PREMIUM TIMES can authoritatively report today.

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