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Kenyan musician John De’ Mathew dies in car crash

The singer, real name John Ng'ang'a, was driving alone in his car in Nairobi Sunday night when he ran into a truck, Kenyan police said in a statement on Monday.He was coming from a fundraiser where he had also performed, according to a local media report.De'Mathew regularly sang in Kenya's Kikuyu language and was popular for his style of music known as
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Nigeria’s president moves to stop funding for food imports

Presidential spokesman Garba Shehu said Tuesday the move is aimed at improving Nigeria's agricultural production and attaining more food security. "The president … said the foreign reserve will be conserved and utilized strictly for diversification of the economy, and not for encouraging more dependence on foreign food imports bills," reads the statement.Shehu also