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Libya Calls for UN-Supervised Ceasefire

Share the post “Libya Calls for UN-Supervised Ceasefire” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail The newly inaugurated Libyan parliament has threatened to act against warring militias who don’t abide by its call for an immediate cease-fire, which it said would be supervised by the United Nations. The parliament’s call late Wednesday is among its first since it convened in the […]

Share the post “Kenya celebrates first-ever Oscars win” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Nairobi (AFP) – Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o was hailed as a national hero on Monday for stunning Hollywood in her big-screen debut and scooping the best supporting actress Oscar for her role as an abused servant in “12 Years A Slave.” President Uhuru Kenyatta said she […]

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Share the post “Lawyer: 2 women alleged to be Mandela’s daughters” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The families of two women who have sought to be recognized as children of Nelson Mandela have contacted the executors of the will of the anti-apartheid leader, but are not seeking money, a lawyer said Monday. Michael Katz, a lawyer […]

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Share the post “Nelson Mandela: Timeline” FacebookTwitterGoogle+LinkedInE-mail Early years Rolihlahla Mandela, the son of a Thembu tribal chief, was born in Mvezo, in South Africa’s Eastern Cape on 18 July 1918. He was the first of his family to go to school. It was there he received the name Nelson – it was customary for […]

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