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Ghana Decides:Results so far

Provisional Results

Presidential Results based on 120 Constituencies out of 275

Last Updated: 8th December, 2016 2:39 pm (GMT)

John Dramani Mahama
2,053,747 Votes… 9 more words

Nigeria Football Federation 'to blame for bonus delay'

Nigeria Sports Minister Solomon Dalung has told the BBC the ongoing standoff over bonuses for the Super Falcons, the newly crowned women football champions of Africa, is “pathetic”. 162 more words


Malawi's young tech guru added to Wikipedia in edit-a-thon

Chipiliro Kansilanga, from BBC Media Action, has been taking part in the BBC’s 12-hour edit-a-thon to close the gender gap on Wikipedia where only around 17% of notable profiles are of women. 94 more words


Ghana election commission website hit by cyber attack

Hackers have targeted the website of Ghana’s electoral commission as votes are counted after tightly contested elections.

The commission says the website is up again, and an attempt to put up “fake results” failed. 99 more words


The Coming War on China

Human Wrongs Watch

By John Pilger – New Internationalist Magazine*

A major US military build-up – including nuclear weapons – is under way in Asia and the Pacific with the purpose of confronting China. 3,673 more words

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US Provoking China into Nuclear War? RT to Air New Pilger Documentary

Human Wrongs Watch

By RT*

8 Dec, 2016 — Nuclear war is no longer unthinkable as it may be provoked by a US military build-up in the Pacific, clearly aimed at confronting Beijing, John Pilger says in his new documentary ‘The Coming War on China’, set to be aired on rt.com and the RTD channel. 497 more words

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Sahel: Millions of People in Conditions of 'Deplorable Human Suffering'

Human Wrongs Watch

The United Nations and its partner non-governmental organizations on 7 December 2016 launched an appeal for $2.66 billion to provide emergency assistance across eight countries in the Sahel region, where “millions of people still live in conditions of deplorable human suffering. 402 more words

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