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AFRICA – [MALAWI]

2006 –  The first international soccer match against Djibouti. Malawi won 3-0. The match was a Cecafa Tournament. Goals scored by Wadabwa (6), Mkandawire (52), Munthali (82)

AFRICA – [DRC]

2002 –  The World Health Organization confirmed an outbreak of flu in rebel-controlled northern Congo, and the country’s health minister said more than 500 people have died.

THE WORLD

2018 – Chinse scientist He Jiankui claims to have made the first genetically edited baby

2018 –  Ukraine declares martial law in areas bordering Russia after seizes three of its naval vessels.

FAMOUS BIRTHDAY’S

1436 – Princess Catherine of Portugal, Portuguese princess of King his wife Eleanor of Arogon and writer, born in Lisbon

1983 – Chris Hughes, American businessman and co-founder of Facebook, born in Hickory, North Caroline

FAMOUS FOOTABALL BIRTHDAY 

1992 –  Albert Bell

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF: 

National Constitutional day/Samvidhan Divas

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