19-Apr-2020 to 09:26

Rwanda restores calm after camp curfew unrest

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Security has been stepped up at Rwanda's Emergency Transit Centre for African migrants from Libya following an unrest there as residents violated a curfew imposed to curb the spread of coronavirus.

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19-Apr-2020 to 09:11

Rwanda: Covid-19 masks compulsory in and outside homes

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Stepping up their bid to curb coronavirus outbreak, which has so far confirmed in 143 people, Rwandan health officials say they are making the wearing of face masks both inside and outside homes compulsory.

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18-Apr-2020 to 20:19

Rwanda weather watchdog warns of heavy rains

APA – Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy rainfall and strong winds are expected in most parts of Rwanda, over the next two days, the meteorological agency warned in its latest weather forecast issued on Saturday.

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17-Apr-2020 to 13:09

Cameroon to open schools on June 1st

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The resumption of classes, suspended since March 17 in all schools, universities, vocational training centres, is envisaged on June 1 in Cameroon according to the evolution of the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Joseph Dion Ngute announced Thursday evening.

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16-Apr-2020 to 16:15

Chad earmarks CFA 943bn to fight Covid-19

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Chad's President Idriss Deby, in an address to the Nation Wednesday evening, pledged, as part of the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, to provide social and economic assistance to the populations and other economic operators to enable them to cope with the crisis.

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15-Apr-2020 to 12:58

Cameroon’s Health Ministry stops daily Covid-19 reports

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The Cameroonian Ministry of Public Health has stopped its daily reports on the epidemiological situation of the coronavirus in the country for the past 5 days, APA can report.

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14-Apr-2020 to 22:21

IDB injects CFA64.3 b into Cameroon cotton industry

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has loaned Cameroon around CFA64.3 billion to fund the 2019-2020 cotton season, APA learned on Tuesday from the country’s Ministry of Economy.

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