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Catalan Police Chief Probed For Alleged ‘Sedition’

A Spanish judge has placed Catalonia’s regional police chief under investigation for alleged sedition, a court spokesman said Wednesday, after the force was accused of failing to rein in pro-independence protesters. The National Court in Madrid summoned Josep Luis Trapero and …

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Jonathan puts Africa in spotlight at Rhodes Forum in Greece

Berlin – The Rhodes Forum opens this week with a strong African presence led by former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan headlining a diverse array of high-profile international speakers to discuss and seek practical solutions to major global challenges being faced …

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President Kenyatta receives more support from Narok County

NAIROBI, 2 Oct 2017 (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta’s re-election bid today received a major boost as three more opposition diehards from Narok joined Jubilee. The President received Tiampati Ole Musuni, Rebecca Tonkei and Alfred Keriolale who joined Jubilee from ODM at …

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Riot Police Move In To Stop Banned Catalan Referendum

Spanish police officers seize ballot-boxes in a polling station in Barcelona, on October 1, 2017, on the day of a referendum on independence for Catalonia banned by Madrid. More than 5.3 million Catalans are called today to vote in a referendum …

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Cameroon’s English-speakers call for independence

Thousands of protesters are gearing up to march in cities and towns across the two Anglophone regions [AFP] Cameroon’s government has banned public gatherings, suspended transportation and shutbusinesses in the country’s English-speaking regions as activists symbolically declared independence from the …

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