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    • Kenya: Anti-counterfeit war chest gets $15m boost

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya on Monday received $1.5 million support from Trade Mark East Africa towards supporting the digitalization of its operations and services to fight counterfeit goods.

    • Western nations issue Uganda travel advice

      APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the United States have issued travel advisory warnings to their nationals in the wake of the heightened political tensions in...

    • Rwanda, Italy strike air services deal

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Italy on Monday signed an air services agreement that grants both parties the rights to fly into both territories without landing, as well as to make stops for non-traff...

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    23-Dec-2014 to 09:00

    Zimbabwe holiday accident death toll claims 31 lives

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — At least 31 people have died in Zimbabwe road accidents during the past week, a police spokesperson announced Monday.

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    20-Dec-2014 to 18:26

    Mozambique: Torrential rains kill five

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican authorities have said at least five people have been killed after torrential rains pounded the capital Maputo before sweeping away homes and roads eraly in the week.

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    19-Dec-2014 to 16:04

    Five Zimbabwe families relocated after flooding

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — At least five families have been relocated from Zimbabwe’s Mutare following flooding that occurred on Wednesday night, state radio reported Friday.

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    18-Dec-2014 to 18:18

    Kenya building collapse death toll rises

    APA – Nairobi (Kenya) — The death toll from a collapsed four-storey building in Central Nairobi has risen to six people, officials said on Thursday.

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    18-Dec-2014 to 12:21

    Four killed in plane crash during Egypt, UAE military exercise

    APA-Cairo (Egypt) — Four soldiers; two Egyptians and two Emirati were killed as their plane crashed on Wednesday during military manoeuvres involving the two countries, the spokesman of the Egyptian army confirmed.

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    17-Dec-2014 to 17:34

    Heavy rains pound southern Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Heavy rains that have been pounding southern Mozambique since last weekend have left a trail of extensive damage across the capital Maputo and much of Sofala Province.

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    14-Dec-2014 to 11:40

    Egypt: 12 dead in Red Sea boat collision

    APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Twelve fishermen are now known to have died in the Red Sea when their boat sank after colliding with a container ship, Egyptian medical officials said.

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