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    12-Jan-2017 to 09:49

    Kenyan diaspora play key role in economy-President

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has applauded the role played by the Kenyan diaspora in economic growth disclosing that remittances from Kenyans living abroad hit 1.6 billion shillings mark ($10 million) in 2015.

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    15-Sep-2016 to 13:24

    Cameroon records CFAF585bn remittance in 2015

    APA – Douala (Cameroun) — The funds transferred by Cameroonians in the diaspora to their native country in 2015 amounted to nearly CFA 585 billion francs, according to a rapport of the British firm WorldRemit on Thursday.

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    16-Aug-2016 to 09:04

    Sudan to evacuate 200 trapped citizens from Libya

    APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudanese and Libyan armies are coordinating to evacuate more than 200 Sudanese citizens trapped near the Libyan city of Benghazi, the Sudanese ministry of foreign affairs disclosed on Monday.

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    30-Jul-2016 to 15:20

    Ethiopian Diaspora urged to support country’s renaissance

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has called upon all Ethiopians in the Diaspora to support the renaissance of their country of origin by engaging in investment at home.

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    25-Apr-2015 to 13:24

    Mozambique PM urges S/Africa returnees to forget pain

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican Prime Minister Carlos Agostinho do Rosario told the returning victims of the anti-immigrant violence in South Africa to transform the pain caused by the wave of xenophobic violence into an internal force for the development of the country, the local media reported on Saturday.

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    23-Apr-2015 to 18:00

    Gambian killed in Angola police chase

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A Gambian national named Mohammed Zeinab Drammeh has been accidentally killed in the Angolan capital, Luanda while trying to escape from the police over fear of deportation, APA can confirm Thursday.

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    18-Apr-2015 to 15:30

    Nigerian students warn against reprisal attacks on S/Africans

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Businesses belonging to South Africans are facing imminent reprisal attacks in Nigeria if the South African government failed to stop xenophobic violence in the next seven days, students warned on Saturday.

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