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2012-02-22 14:02:11 Rain-Displaced Need Urgent Aid [IRIN] Bujumbura - At least 2,000 people displaced by recent torrential rains in the area of Gatumba, on the outskirts of Burundi's capital, Bujumbura, need food and shelter, say officials.

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Monday, 04-27-15, 14:44UN Resumes Vaccination for Three Million Children[NEWS] For the first time since the start of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, thousands of health workers are fanning out across Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone in nationwide immunization campaigns with an aim to protect three million children against preventable but potentially deadly diseases such as measles and polio.
Monday, 04-27-15, 14:44New Shoe and Leather Factory Invests U.S.$35 Million in Debre Birhan[Addis Fortune] My Shoes will be the fourth foreign-owned leather shoe factory of 20 in operation and will increase capital outlay to $60m in three years
Monday, 04-27-15, 14:42Afari Gyan's Continuous Display of Obstinacy[Ghanaian Chronicle] The Chairman of the Electoral Commission (EC), Dr. Kwadwo Afari Gyan, is still talking tough, despite all the challenges he went through during the hearing of the Election Petition at the Supreme Court.
Monday, 04-27-15, 14:40VP's Photographer Testifies in EX-SG Sabally's Trial[Foroyaa] Ousman Keita, a photographer at the Office of the vice president, yesterday 23 April 2015, testified in the trial of the erstwhile secretary general and minister for presidential affairs Momodou Sabally. The sixth prosecution witness (PW6 ) testified in the Economic Crime case, before Justice Amadi of the special criminal division of the Banjul High court.

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