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17/4/2014

Diepsloot: Where South Africa's problems meet

The place where people keeping coming

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Egypt foils antiquities theft bidBy AFP | Friday, April 18  2014 at  20:09

A sampling of the archaeological specimens. PHOTO | FILE |

Artefacts discovered in the Mediterranean city of Damietta en route to Belgium

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Lupita Nyong’o, the stunning actress I knew from birthBy SALIM LONE | Wednesday, April 16  2014 at  09:43

Artist Zuber Bhakhran's impression of Oscar award winner Lupita Nyong'o. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT. |

She is unstoppable, says veteran journalist

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Emotional send off for legendary Sudanese poetBy MOHAMMED AMIN in Khartoum | Tuesday, April 15  2014 at  14:10

Mourning Sudanese people's poet Mahjoub Sharif. PHOTO | MOHAMMED AMIN. |

End of an era as Mahjoub Sharif dies at 66

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Chiwetel Ejiofor's post Oscars plans are low-budgetBy VINCENT DOWD | Monday, April 14  2014 at  15:31

Ejiofor and Thandie Newton attended the UK premiere for Half of a Yellow Sun in Streatham, South London. PHOTO | BBC. |

Why actor won't abandon theatre for big Hollywood pay-cheques

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Zambia launches Kaunda's photo exhibition as he turns 90By MICHAEL CHAWE in Lusaka | Saturday, April 12  2014 at  16:39

Zambia's First President Kenneth Kaunda. FILE | NATION MEDIA GROUP |

KK's birthday coincides with the country's golden jubilee

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Ghanaian filmmaker ventures into the world of 'Big Men'By AFP | Friday, April 11  2014 at  16:56

A file photo taken on December 1, 2012 shows an oil rig in Sekondi waters, Ghana. In Big men, filmmaker Rachel Boynton depicts the dynamics of oil production in west Africa. PHOTO | FILE. |

Rare insight into the ugly backside of oil production in west Africa

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Lupita Nyong'o gets Lancome deal after her winning roleBy BBC | Friday, April 4  2014 at  17:21

Lupita Nyong'o gets Lancome deal after Oscar-winning role. PHOTO | BBC. |

The Kenyan actress won an Oscar for best supporting actress

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