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FBI busts $6 million iPhone and iPad counterfeit ring

The FBI busted a counterfeit ring centered on iPhones and iPads that reportedly cost Apple over $6.1 million. The scheme involved importing more than 10,000 counterfeit iPhones and iPads from China, United States Attorney Robert Brewer said in a press release. The counterfeit devices were intentionally damaged and exchanged at …

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TB Joshua prays for peace in South Sudan

Popular Nigerian televangelist TB Joshua has led prayers for peace in the capital, Juba, in a mission backed by President Salva Kiir. The self-proclaimed prophet said he had accepted President Kiir’s invitation to come and pray for peace and deliver a prophetic message to the nation. “Time has come for …

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Student stabbed at Ethiopian university

There have been further violent clashes in universities in Ethiopia, between students of different ethnic groups. Three students have died since Saturday and members of the military and the police have been deployed to at least three universities in the country. Ethiopia has seen an increase in ethnic-related violence this …

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‘Bishop’ arrested over alleged child trafficking in Uganda

  Police in Nansana, Wakiso district are holding a self-proclaimed Bishop for allegedly trafficking 15 children between five to seven years. The Deputy Kampala Metropolitan Police Spokesperson, Luke Owoyesigyire, says the suspect who calls himself a bishop was picked up from Kabumbi road in Nansana with the children. Owoyesigyire says …

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Bolivia crisis: Jeanine Áñez declares herself interim president

Bolivian opposition senator Jeanine Áñez has declared herself interim president of the South American country following Evo Morales’ resignation. Lawmakers from Mr Morales’ party boycotted the session, meaning there was no quorum for the appointment. But Ms Áñez said she was next in line under the constitution and vowed to …

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