Archive | December, 2013

Nigeria approves $1.3 billion Deep Sea Port project

December 5, 2013

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Nigeria approves $1.3 billion Deep Sea Port project  By Ben Agande Vanduard (Lagos, Nigeria) ABUJA—The Federal Government on December 4, 2013 took the initiative to decongest existing ports in the country as it approved a $1.35 billion contract for the construction of a new Deep Sea Port in Lekki, Lagos State. Minister of Transport, Senator […]

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South Africa launches contentious road tolls -E-tolls

December 3, 2013

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Motorists again urged to buy e-tags E-tolls lead to South Africa traffic jams SABC Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has again appealed to motorists who have not bought their e-tags for tolled Gauteng highways, to register. She was speaking after major traffic jams were reported on alternative routes as people tried to avoid the e-toll routes […]

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Scottish independence: Referendum White Paper unveiled

December 3, 2013

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White Paper -Scotland’s future The Herald -Scotland Just 27% of Scots said that they supported independence in the days after the publication of the Scottish Government’s flagship White Paper, according to a new poll. More than half of those questioned said that they wanted Scotland to remain within the United Kingdom, while another 17% said […]

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Kenyan equity firm to offer $34 million in support of Rwandan complex

December 2, 2013

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Kenyan equity firm to offer $34 million (Sh3 billion) in support of Rwandan complex Standard (Kenya) KIGALI, Rwanda- Kenya’s equity firm Fusion Capital will partner with Kigali Heights, a real estate development company, for a $34 million (Sh3 billion) shopping complex, both sides disclosed on yesterday. The project is located near the Kimihurura roundabout, formerly […]

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East African Community (EAC) leaders signed a protocol paving the way for a Monetary Union

December 2, 2013

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East African Community (EAC) leaders signed a protocol paving the way for a Monetary Union By Ronald Ssekandi and Yuan Qing Xinhua KAMPALA- East African Community (EAC) leaders on November 30, 2013 signed a protocol paving the way for the establishment of a Monetary Union, the third pillar in the five- member economic bloc’s integration […]

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“Strangelove” -1987/1988 flashback- Depeche Mode

December 1, 2013

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“Strangelove” -1987/1988 flashback- Depeche Mode “Strangelove” is Depeche Mode’s 18th UK single, released on April 13, 1987. Depeche Mode is an English music band formed in 1980 in Basildon, Essex, England. On September 7, 1988, Depeche Mode performed “Strangelove” at the 1988 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles. The song was remixed by production […]

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