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    • Senegal: Pharmaceutical imports up CFA2.362 bln

      APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s imports of pharmaceuticals at the end of April 2018 saw an increase of CFA2.362 billion (approximately $4.015 million) at the end of May 2018, APA can report quoting the...

    • Torrential rains collapse Niger homes

      APA-Niamey (Niger) — At least one hundred houses collapsed in Tahouan in central Niger following floods caused by heavy rains on Sunday.

    • eSwatini chases Eskom power supply deal

      APA-Mbabane (Eswatini) — As the 25-year power supply deal between eSwatini and South Africa nears expiration, the kingdom has engaged SA power supply Eskom over a possible extension, a senior official said...

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    16-Jan-2018 to 21:15

    Burkina and Ghana plot railway link

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso and Ghana will soon be connected by a railway network, which will facilitate greater links between the two neighbours, the Burkinabe Ministry of Transport, Urban Mobility and Road Safety has told APA.

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    16-Jan-2018 to 11:26

    Burkina collects 673b CFA francs in taxes in 2017

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has collected 673 billion CFA francs in taxes in 2017 and projects revenue of 918 billion CFA francs in 2018, the General Tax Directorate (DGI) has told APA.

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    15-Jan-2018 to 21:40

    Burkina terror aftermath: Victims’ families lambaste official 'indifference'

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The families of victims of a terrorist attack in Ouagadougou exactly two years ago have criticized the supposed silence of the authorities over their concerns.

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    14-Jan-2018 to 17:00

    Burkina premiers film on gender violence

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso’s celebrated film director, Fanta Regina Nacro, has released “Dix films pour un Combat” (Ten Films for a Fight), which critiques violence against women in her country.

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    13-Jan-2018 to 17:02

    Overseas aid to Burkina topped CFA600 bln in 2016

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has received CFA650 billion from Official Development Assistance (ODA) in 2016, the country’s Economy and Finance ministry said.

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    09-Jan-2018 to 18:34

    Ouagadougou to host ‘Go Local’ Fair in February

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The first edition of a fair on the theme: “Go Local", is slated for February 19 to 25 in Ouagadougou, the organizers told APA.

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    08-Jan-2018 to 13:16

    Burkina Faso: Coris Bank injects CFAf 2,000b in 10 years

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Ouagadougou-based Pan-African banking group, Coris Bank International (CBI), had injected over the past ten years more than 2,000 billion CFA francs in the Burkinabe economy.

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