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Africa Space Program: Uganda group to send rat into space

The African Space Research Program, based in Uganda, has announced that it is ready to launch its first probe into space. The small probe, or "observer", was developed by Chris Nsamba and a team of student volunteers working in Nsamba’s back yard. His organization, the African Space Research Program, is funded entirely by private donations

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TB Joshua predicted Nigeria AFCON 2013 win

The victory of Nigeria’s Super Eagles over the Stallions of Burkina Faso at the final of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa yesterday did not come as a surprise to the General Overseer of The Synagogue Church Of All Nations, Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua, who had on Thursday last week predicted that Stephen Keshi and his team would defeat their opponents to lift the Africa Cup

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North Korean Doctors Killed in Nigeria

Armed men in northeastern Nigeria have killed three North Korean doctors in the latest attack on health care workers in a country under assault by a radical Islamist sect. Nigerian officials said Sunday that at least two of the doctors had their throats cut by unknown assailants who had entered their shared apartment overnight in the town of Potiskum, in Yobe state

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