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Kanye and Kim meet Ugandan President Museveni

They were accompanied by Kanye's father, Raymond West.Kanye, an American rapper has been in Uganda since last Friday shooting a video in Murchison game park — home to a wide variety of wildlife species and a falls of River Nile on its course to Sudan through the Albertine region.According to Deputy President's Press Secretary, Linda Nabusayi, post on her Facebook
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Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped by gunmen

Mohammed Dewji, 43, was taken by the men who waylaid him as he left the hotel gym after his early morning workout at around 6.30 am local time, police said. The abductors, who are believed to be foreign nationals, accessed the gym through gates that are believed to have been left open deliberately, Dar es Salaam regional police commissioner Lazaro Mambosaso told CNN. They
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At least 34 killed in Uganda mudslides. floods

Dozens of people are feared missing and remain unaccounted for after heavy rains triggered mudslides, which washed mountain slopes into houses on Thursday in at least six villages in Bududa district, located on the border with Kenya. Local news outlets are reporting at least 40 deaths.A river burst its banks in the eastern town of Bukalasi in the Bududa district and floods
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Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped by gunmen in luxury hotel

Mohammed Dewji, 43, was taken by the men who waylaid him as he left the hotel gym after his early morning workout at around 6.30 am local time, police said. The abductors, who are believed to be foreign nationals, accessed the gym through gates that are believed to have been left open deliberately, Dar es Salaam regional police commissioner Lazaro Mambosaso told CNN. They
Africa

Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped by gunmen in luxury hotel

Mohammed Dewji, 43, was taken by the men who waylaid him as he left the hotel gym after his early morning workout at around 6.30 am local time, police said. The abductors, who are believed to be foreign nationals, accessed the gym through gates that are believed to have been left open deliberately, Dar es Salaam regional police commissioner Lazaro Mambosaso told CNN. They
Africa

Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped by gunmen in luxury hotel

Mohammed Dewji, 43, was taken by the men who waylaid him as he left the hotel gym after his early morning workout at around 6.30 am local time, police said. The abductors, who are believed to be foreign nationals, accessed the gym through gates that are believed to have been left open deliberately, Dar es Salaam regional police commissioner Lazaro Mambosaso told CNN. They
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South African finance minister Nhlanhla Nene resigns

In a nationally televised address, Ramaphosa said he accepted Nene's resignation because of "errors of judgment" as a result of a controversy surrounding Nene's testimony in an ongoing graft inquiry in South Africa.Ramaphosa announced that Tito Mboweni, a former South African Reserve Bank Governor, will replace Nene as finance minister. Mboweni was sworn-in
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Rwandan opposition leader says she’ll hold government accountable

CNN — Diane Rwigara, a leading critic of Rwanda's President Paul Kagame, spent more than a year in prison before she was released on bail Friday. Now, as she awaits her trial in Kigali next month for incitement and election fraud, the 37-year-old human rights activist says she is more determined than ever to make her voice heard."(Jail) has not squashed my political