30-Mar-2020 to 16:45

NDjaména launches fresh operation against Boko Haram

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — The Chadian army on Monday launched a military operation dubbed “Colère de Boma” against Boko Haram insurgents on the islands of Lake Chad.

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30-Mar-2020 to 16:36

Rwanda: Over 100 arrested for breaking curfew

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The authorities in Rwanda have arrested more than hundred people for allegedly violating a curfew and will be quarantined for 14 days, the Spokesperson of Rwanda National Police, Commissioner of Police John Bosco Kabera confirmed on Monday.

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30-Mar-2020 to 15:14

Second COVID-19 death in Sudan

APA- Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan has registered its second confirmed death in relation to the global coronavirus pandemic after a sixth case of the respiratory illness was announced late on Sunday.

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27-Mar-2020 to 16:55

UN calls on Cameroonian separatists for cease-fire

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, has urged secessionist armed groups in the Cameroonian regions of the North West and South West to follow the example of the Defense Forces of Southern Cameroon (Socadef), which have agreed to a temporary unilateral and provisional ceasefire in order to facilitate the fight against the coronavirus.

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26-Mar-2020 to 18:48

Lake Chad declared “area of operations”

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — Three days after a deadly clashes between Boko Haram insurgents and Chadian troops that left 98 dead and 47 wounded, the Chadian government declared on Thursday the Lake Chad a military “area of operation.”

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26-Mar-2020 to 13:06

Covid-19: Central Africa needs to urgently review public spending priorities (st...

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Permanent Secretariat of the Economic and Financial Reform Programme called on member countries of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) to urgently review their public spending priorities in relation to the coronavirus pandemic.

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25-Mar-2020 to 18:50

Chad declares three-day national mourning over killing of 92 soldiers

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Chadian head of state, Idriss Deby, has decreed a three-day national mourning after the killing of 92 soldiers on Monday by elements of the Boko Haram sect.

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