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    • Nigeria beat Seychelles 3-1 in AFCON qualifying match

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday defeated the Pirates of Seychelles 3-1 in their final match of Group E for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.

    • Kenya LGBTs win landmark court ruling

      APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Court of Appeal on Friday in Nairobi handed a major win to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community after it upheld the registration of the National Gay...

    • Qatar, Rwanda vow closer ties

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, on Friday held talks with Rwanda's Prime Minister, Edouard Ngi...

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    23-Nov-2018 to 16:33

    Africities: Morocco and UEMOA communal entities sign MoU

    APA-Marrakech (Morocco) — The Moroccan Association of Presidents of Communal Councils (AMPCC) and the Council of Territorial Communities of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) have signed an MoU aimed at supporting the implementation of its Regional Program to Support Financial Decentralization.

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    22-Nov-2018 to 18:02

    Niamey accommodating 4,250 refugees - Mayor

    APA-Marrakech (By Special Correspondent, Abdourahmane Diallo) — Cities are now places where teeming numbers of refugees are accommodated and Niamey, the capital of Niger is no exception, the mayor of the city told the Africities summit in Marrakech on Thursday.

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    14-Jul-2018 to 14:26

    Nigerien heads Africa Vocational Training Network

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Niger’s Lawal Abdou Djerma has been elected president of the African Network Funds of Vocational Training Institutions (RAFPO).

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    27-Dec-2017 to 13:32

    2017 mixed blessing for Sierra Leone

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The year 2017 offered mixed blessings for Sierra Leone. There both good and bad news. But three major events, whose impacts are likely to transcend into the New Year, stand out.

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    21-Jul-2017 to 13:18

    Botswana gay activists launch health facility

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Lesbians, Gays and Bisexuals of Botswana (LEGABIBO) on Friday launched a satellite clinic in the capital Gaborone in an effort to ensure access to health services by its members.

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    20-Jun-2017 to 12:33

    Namibian tribesmen resident in Botswana to launch reparation claim against Germa...

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Scores of Ovaherero and Nama communities residing in Botswana have informed the government of their intention to lodge claims of reparation against the German government, The Telegraph reported here on Tuesday.

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    07-Jun-2017 to 21:07

    Mozambique: Traditional healers linked to killing of bald people

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican police have warned that traditional healers may be involved in the recent murder of bald people, in the central province of Zambezia, apparently to extract their body parts.

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