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    03-Nov-2014 to 13:36

    Zambians pay last respects to late president

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The government has declared a 14-day period of national mourning during which flags would fly at half-mast and all radio and television stations, state owned or private, have been playing solemn Christian music.

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    30-Oct-2014 to 11:13

    Mutharika commiserates with Zambia following President Sata\'s death

    APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawian President Peter Mutharika on Wednesday expressed a deep sense of shock and profound sadness on the death of Zambian President Michael Sata.

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    28-Oct-2014 to 12:07

    S/African club retires slain goalie’s jersey in his honour

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — As South Africans mourn the weekend killing of Bafana Bafana skipper Senzo Meyiwa, his club Orlando Pirates has announced that it would retire the goalkeeper’s jersey Number One in his honour.

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    27-Oct-2014 to 11:02

    Ramaphosa delivers OR Tambo lecture at Fort Hare University

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa cannot claim to be truly free while its women continued to be victims of violence and abuse in the country, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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    23-Oct-2014 to 11:20

    Experts amazed by 3,000-year-old Egyptian coffin found in England

    APA – London (United Kingdom) — Experts in the United Kingdom are discussing an Egyptian coffin which has been found in a living room in Essex – England; and admitted they have no immediate clue to its history.

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    21-Oct-2014 to 13:40

    UK hosts activities marking ‘Anti-Slavery Day’

    APA – London (United Kingdom) — The United Kingdom is hosting activities marking ‘Anti-Slavery Day’ as part of a ‘Modern Slavery Bill’ introduced to the British Parliament earlier this year.

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    13-Oct-2014 to 15:36

    Senegal, Mali pay tribute to dead Senegalese peacekeeper

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — – The Senegalese Armed Forces minister, Augustin Tine and his Malian counterpart, Colonel-Major Ba N’Dao on Monday paid tribute to Sergeant Birane Wane, a Senegalese peacekeeper under the banner of the United Nations’ mission in Mali killed Tuesday in the town of Kidal (northern Mali).

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