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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The ECOWAS Court of Justice has ordered the Federal Republic of Nigeria to pay the sum of N53, 650,925 (fifty three million, six hundred and fifty thousand, nine hundred and twenty five naira) to a German national, Mr. Martin Gegenheimer, as special damages for various losses suffered and costs incurred while under unlawful arrest and detention by the Nigerian Immigration Service.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total turnover of 2.092 billion shares worth N29.744 billion (about $78.273 million) in 24,238 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Health Minister Zweli Mkhize took a moment on Friday to mark South Africa’s first anniversary of the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, vowing to speed up the vaccination programme to slow down the disease which has claimed over 50,000 lives since March last year.

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APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The impending negotiations of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) must focus on investment facilitation, a senior official of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has said.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The reasons for the dismissal of the election petition by former President John Mahama by the Supreme Court and the rejection of the judgment of the Supreme Court by John Mahama are the trending stories in the Ghanaian press on Friday.

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APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — Tanzania is introducing steaming machines to treat its growing coronavirus cases, APA has learnt on Friday.

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