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APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The G5 Sahel Alliance has committed to the battle for development, a decision taken at the last Pau summit (France) in January with the creation of a “Coalition for the Sahel”.

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APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Somalia's landmark elections which were originally scheduled for late 2020 and early 2021 now look set for postponement, APA can report on Tuesday.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African officials on Tuesday confiscated a consignment of rhino horn and other contraband worth millions of dollars which was about to be smuggled from Johannesburg’s main airport for several countries.

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APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 1,265 new cases and 5 new deaths of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian authorities have confirmed that 55 persons at the Accra Girls Senior High School (SHS) have tested positive for COVID-19.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has directed all authorized dealers to discontinue the processing of Form M for the importation of maize with immediate effect.

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