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High Court orders NPSC to conduct fresh countrywide police recruitment  
China executes man who killed toddler in parking row  
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UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges youth to use technology for economic growth  
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Burkina Faso army chief takes power after President Blaise Compaoré steps down  
Government shouldn’t worry about civil society – just let them be  
Gerrard open to move from Liverpool  
‘Queen of Soul’ Aretha Franklin releases album  
Youths spend big on electronic gadgets  
Tusker Simba earn another Vodacom Cup invitation  
Wenger concerned about Twitter  
Arsenal’s injury crisis deepens as Wenger adds Jack Wilshere to growing injury list  
Equity Bank’s net profit grows 26pc  
SPOTY tickets for Glasgow on sale  
The beast is back! Jose Mourinho confirms hit-man Diego Costa will face QPR  
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The girl who took on terrorists and lived to bag a Nobel  
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Dr Julius Ouma Jwan appointed new Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development chief  
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