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2012-03-09 16:29:45 Seychelles Explodes in Carnival Spectacle [Nairobi Star] Last weekend saw one of the biggest carnivals on the planet as the Seychelles hosted the second edition of the Seychelles International Carnival in the capital Victoria. The carnival started with an opening reception at the Kempinksi Seychelles Resort on Thursday. Among the guests were the new Kenya Tourism Board chairman Kitili Mbathi and his wife Brenda, Seychelles tourism ambassador to Kenya Popsy Getonga and German ambassador to Kenya Margit Hellwig-Boette. The German diplomat had been in the region to

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Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:37President Bouteflika Honoured With Mali's Highest Distinction[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Monday was awarded the "Medal of the Grand Cross of Mali's National Order of Merit," by President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:31U.S. Reaffirms Its Commitment to Supporting Tunisia[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Minister of Foreign Affairs Taieb Baccouche received, Tuesday, a U.S. delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labour Tom Malinowski.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:13Guinea Ring Vaccination Trial Extended to Sierra Leone to Vaccinate Contacts of New Ebola Case[Concord] Freetown, Sierra Leone - September 1, 2015: Detection of a new case of Ebola virus disease in Kambia, Sierra Leone after the country had marked almost three weeks of zero cases has set in motion the first 'ring vaccination' use of the experimental Ebola vaccine in Sierra Leone.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:10Justice Minister Confers With U.S. Delegation[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis -Justice Minister Mohamed Salah Ben Aissa received, Monday, a U.S. high-level delegation led by Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs Anne Patterson and Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labour Tom Malinowski.
Tuesday, 09-01-15, 17:07We Must Not Rest On Our Laurels[The Point] We have set ourselves the target of ending open defecation by 2017, earlier than the time set for other nations around the world, with the general agreement that, by 2030, nations must achieve access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all, going by the world's Sustainable Development Goals.

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