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4 Dec 2019
More often than not, when a marriage crashes, the couple point fingers at a certain third party(s) or external influence as the case may be that led to the end of the marriage. If you know a marriage wrecker, you can now have them punished for their actions in a court of law in Botswana.…
31 Aug 2018
African communities are finally paying attention to bride price conversations. The Tiv Area Traditional Council (TATC), Benue State has announced in a statement that they will no longer condone the celebration of certain "alien" activities at the traditional marriages held in their locality. A part of the communique stated that a girl must be at…


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President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday will become the first French head of state to take part in commemorations of the massacre by Paris police of protesters at a rally 60 years ago against France's rule in its then-colony Algeria. The events of October 17, 1961 were covered up for decades and the final death toll…
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