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or Ka•'bah or Ka'a•bah

(ˈkɑ bə, ˈkɑ ə bə)

a small cubical building in the courtyard of the central mosque in Mecca, containing a sacred black stone: the chief object of Muslim pilgrimages.
[1730–40; < Arabic ka‘bah]
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Yvon Kaba a, en outre, ajoute que cela permettra aux jeunes de trouver une occupation rentable pendant ces grandes vacances.
Kaba uulu Kozhomkul lived in 1888 - 1955 and was a Kyrgyz strong man, hero.
They soon found themselves trailing though after Kaba's perfectly timed run left him clear of the defence, allowing the Dijon forward to latch on to a lofted Amadou Diawara pass and dink over Malagasy goalkeeper Melvin Adrien before rolling into an empty net.
But Chief Justice Korkpor argues that no one at the seating of Justice Kaba had talked about Ja'neh's removal, saying the [case] has been determined by the Legislature, suggesting that there was no need for Cllr.
"Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thieba submitted this afternoon his resignation as well as that of his government," the Presidency's statement said.
- Memorandum of Understanding in the fields of postal, information technology, communication and the digital economy, signed for the Tunisian side by Minister of Foreign Affairs, Khemaies Jhinaoui, and for the Senegalese side by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Senegalese Abroad, Sidiki Kaba.
Kaba attributes the declining influence of Islam in Africa primarily to the low priority placed on the study of Islamic education in African colleges and universities.
During the meeting in the Senegalese capital on Monday, Zarif and Kaba explored avenues for bolstering and reinvigorating bilateral relations between the two countries' private sectors.
Shaikh Abdullah then met with Kaba. The meeting tackled the relations of mutual cooperation and friendship between the UAE and Senegal in various fields, including economic, commercial, cultural and aviation sectors.
Kaba has decades of experience across the Middle East and Africa, having supervised the delivery of several multi-million dollar projects in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Angola, and Syria.