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  • Ruto’s twitter account taken over by hackers

    Deputy President William Ruto's Twitter Account has been hacked, barely days after the same action on the military's account. The account was taken over by hackers anonymous group which is now posting offensive messages. There has been no statement from the Deputy President's... Read more

  • Wreckage of missing Algerian airliner found in Mali

    OUAGADOUGOU, July 24 - The wreckage of an Air Algerie plane missing since early Thursday with 116 people on board has been found in Mali near the Burkina Faso border, an army coordinator in Ouagadougou said. "We have found the Algerian plane. The wreck has been located... Read more

  • Algerian plane ‘likely crashed’ says French foreign minister

    PARIS, July 24 - An Air Algerie jet that went missing over Mali Thursday has probably crashed but there has been no trace of the plane yet, French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said. Fabius said there were 51 French nationals aboard the flight from the Burkina Faso capital... Read more

  • New Rwandan government but key ministers unchanged

    KIGALI, July 24- Rwandan President Paul Kagame named a fresh government Thursday, one day after appointing a new prime minister, reshuffling some posts but maintaining key ministers. Under Rwanda's constitution, new ministers must be chosen or old ones reappointed after... Read more

  • Sudan Christian woman spared death sentence arrives in Rome

    ROME, July 24- A Sudanese Christian woman who was sentenced to death for renouncing Islam, then acquitted after intense international pressure on Khartoum, arrived on Thursday in Rome with her family en route to the United States. Meriam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag was greeted... Read more