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Police lorry with 120 bags of charcoal seized in Magarini

An AP lorry was impounded on Malindi-Lamu road on Friday night and the 120 bags of charcoal found in it seized. The vehicle, registration GKB 441 F, was seized by detectives in Marereni area of Magarini sub-county, Kilifi. This was after Kenya Forest Service officers were alerted by members of …

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Sierra Leone heads to the polls to seek successor to Koroma

Sierra Leone voted on Saturday in a poll delayed by fraud allegations to choose a successor to President Ernest Koroma who leaves a country still struggling after the Ebola epidemic. The face-off between opposition leader Julius Maada Bio and ruling party standard-bearer Samura Kamara was supposed to take place on Tuesday but …

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Botswana President Ian Khama steps down after a decade

Ian Khama, a retired army general, stepped down as President of Botswana on Saturday, handing the diamond-rich country to his deputy after a decade at the helm. Mokgweetsi Masisi becomes only the third leader to take charge of the southern African nation outside the Khama political dynasty. The dynasty dominated national politics …

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