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2018 Fifa World Cup: Why aren’t black managers invited to the party?

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Only one of the 32 teams at the world’s biggest football tournament has a black manager, reflecting a historical lack of opportunities for minority professionals in all levels of the game.

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Cecafa reschedules 2018 Women’s Challenge Cup

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

The postponed east and central African women’s regional championship will now kick off on July 19 in Rwanda

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World Cup 2018: Nigeria v Iceland

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Preview followed by live coverage of Friday’s World Cup game between Nigeria and Iceland.

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From the Archives: Los Angeles Times Building and City Hall

June 21, 2018 | Source: Scott Harrison

Fitzgerald Whitney took this image from the roof of The Times-Mirror Annex building — now known as The Times South building. To the right of the Times building is a Security First National Bank branch. The entire block — in photo below – is now the si…

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Trump’s order to end his family separation policy was purely political — not a change of heart

June 21, 2018 | Source: George Skelton

The heart-rending sound of children crying for their mothers and the disturbing sight of little kids confined in wire cages are more powerful than any president. No national policy is worth ripping weeping toddlers from their parents’ arms and placing …

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In a first, LAPD voluntarily releases body camera video of suspect who died in custody

June 21, 2018 | Source: James Queally

The Los Angeles Police Department, roiled more than two decades ago by an infamous police beating video, entered a new era Wednesday, publicly releasing police body camera video in what will be a regular process aimed at increasing transparency when of…

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Have Zimbabwe’s generals turned into democrats?

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

As Zimbabwe heads towards election season, have Robert Mugabe’s supporters really turned into democrats?

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Medecins Sans Frontieres staff ‘used local prostitutes’

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Female former employees tell the BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire programme the behaviour was widespread.

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Meet the Kenyan man who writes upside down

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Daniel Mirera has been writing upside down since he was a child.

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Algeria turns off internet for high school exams

June 21, 2018 | Source: BBC News - Africa

Both mobile and fixed internet lines were shut off for two hours nationwide during key school tests.

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