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In the Nigerian village of Zuba, a mechanic debunks prejudices ~ #REUTERS:

Abuja — In the village of Zuba, located on the outskirts of Abuja, the federal capital of Nigeria, there is a garage where women direct repair work on cars of all models. Favor Okonkwo, a mechanic, owns this garage. For her, practicing her profession is a dream come true, having …

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Malian army air supplies to besieged village ~ #REUTERS:

The Malian army said on Tuesday it had airdropped food into a village in the center of the country where more than 2,000 residents have been under siege by suspected Islamist militants for two weeks. The situation in Farabougou, where the majority of the population is of Bambara origin, once …

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