Daily Archives: Feb 1, 2017

Stop Being Jealousy, Zambians in Diaspora told

ZAMBIA’S High Commission to South Africa, Emmanuel Mwamba has called on Zambians in the diaspora to emulate nationals from other countries and unite in order to forge links that can bring about economic empowerment and social cohesion in their localities. … read more »

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Trump wants to enlist local police in immigration crackdown

PHOENIX (AP) — To build his highly touted deportation force, President Donald Trump is reviving a long-standing program that deputizes local officers to enforce federal immigration law. The program received scant attention during a week in which Trump announced plans … read more »

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Baba Masaba: Nigerian man with 86 wives dies aged 93

A former Muslim preacher in Nigeria who had at least 86 wives has died aged 93. Mohammed Bello Abubakar, known as Baba Masaba, died at his home in central Niger state on Saturday after an undisclosed illness. A large crowd … read more »

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Gambia president plans massive overhaul, but keeps secret police

Banjul (Gambia) (AFP) – Gambian President Adama Barrow said Saturday that every aspect of his tiny west African state would need an overhaul after ex-leader Yahya Jammeh’s 22-year rule, but that its dreaded secret police would remain. Barrow faces an … read more »

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