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Singapore Advises Uganda To Forget Oil, Concentrate On Agriculture

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Kampala — The Singapore minister of state for trade and industry has advised Uganda not to be excited by the potential prospects the oil industry seems to present.[1] Check also: Business: 15 Organizations That Will Help Fund Your Start Up Business In Africa According to Dr Koh Poh Koon,[4] much as oil has the potential to turn around Uganda’s economy, ...

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Albinos In Malawi At Risk Of Total Extinction

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Malawi’s albinos are at risk of “total extinction” amid escalating attacks against them for their body parts,[4] the United Nations warned.[1] Check also: Albino murders to be strongly penalized in Malawi Albinism is a genetic condition that leads to little or no pigment in the eyes, skin and hair. The southern African nation has about 10,000 albinos, according to the ...

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Google to Give Training to 1 Million Africans to Boost Jobs

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Google Inc. is scaling up its digital skills training programs to accommodate a million Africans in the next year,[1]   aiming to deal with high unemployment numbers on the continent.[4] Check also: Facebook Zuckerberg wants to help Cure All Diseases The U.S. tech giant is planing to give training to 300,000 people in South Africa, it said in a statement Tuesday,[4] ...

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UK Launches Scholarship For African Students!

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Coventry University UK has launched a £500 000 scholarship and announced the establishment of the Africa Institute for Transformational Entrepreneurship (AITE).[1] Check Also: Top 10 Best Universities In Africa 2015 Coventry University UK aim to boost socio-economic development across the continent. The total cost of the projects is £1 million.The announcements come as the university’s vice-chancellor and CEO of Coventry University UK, ...

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Besigye Defied Orders, Police Tells Court

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A Senior Superintendent of Police yesterday told Kasangati Magistrates Court that former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye defied police orders regarding which routes to use in order to access his party headquarters in Najjanakumbi without passing through the busy central district of Kampala.[1] Check also: Besigye: Am seeking international remedies The officer, Mr David Ulama of the Field Force ...

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