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Kikwete pledges strong ties in farewell visit to Kenya
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Quiet power struggle as SA's ruling party embarks on a mid-term policy review conference

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Are most African countries backsliding on governance?

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    Africans got shoes, and they want fast data now

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    Thank you, Uhuru and Jakaya, for recognising the software of mind and soul

    The cause of EAC integration got a big boost  Full Story
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    Let the engineers of Africa stand up

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    Washing away diarrhoea and other water borne diseases

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  • How $2 started a $23,000 fashion business

    26 year old Levy fondly remembers his path to success

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  • Making jewellery from e-waste

    A former Kenyan street boy earns a living making jewellery from e-waste

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  • Stopping trans-border movement of terrorists

    Foreign fighters find it easy to stroll across borders to join extremist groups

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  • Africa can integrate by agreeing to move ahead differently

    Not all 54 AU member states are willing to move at the same pace or at the same time

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  • Cow dung and old tyres inspire South African township artists

    Mzi Gojo uses waste to create a new world

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  • Ugandan comedy queen Kansiime to tour Bostwana, SA

    The comedienne was a huge draw in Gaborone last year

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