Daily Archive: July 1, 2018

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Lionel Messi (left) and Cristiano Ronaldo are home from the World Cup in Russia 0

RONALDO, Messi World Cup Exits Signal End Of An Era

By Martyn Wood STEP aside Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo… there is a new group of kids on the block ready to seize the limelight and form the next generation of global megastars. French teenager...

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Tanker trucks that used to haul oil products, ferry the crude oil during a pilot scheme to export crude oil, as they arrive at the Kenya Pipeline Company in the port city of Mombasa 0

UNSAFE TERRAIN: Insecurity Grounds Kenya’s Oil Truckers

By NJIRAINI MUCHIRA         KENYA’S Early Oil Pilot Scheme (EOPS) has run into trouble after trucks transporting oil to Mombasa were this week grounded due to security threats. Trucking of the crude from Turkana to Mombasa...

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Governor Sidi Alassane Toure said a Malian army vehicle drove over the landmine near the border of the Koro region, killing four members of the national guard and wounding two others 0

TRAGEDY: Four Mali Soldiers Killed By Landmine

  FOUR Malian soldiers were killed on Saturday when their vehicle drove over a landmine in the central Mopti region, the local governor said, in the troubled desert region. Governor Sidi Alassane Toure said the...


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COLOMBIA Hit Man In Doubt For England Clash

COLOMBIA striker James Rodriguez has “minor bruising” in a calf muscle but no decision has been taken on whether he will play against England in the World Cup last 16, the team said late Saturday....

Scene from Kabul's truck bomb recently

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AFGHAN City Blast Kills Seven

  AN explosion in a city in eastern Afghanistan where President Ashraf Ghani was visiting killed at least seven people, officials said Sunday. A hospital official told AFP that seven bodies and several wounded...