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18-Sep-2019 to 15:08

Ethiopia rejects Egypt dam-filling proposal

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has rejected a proposal tabled by Egypt over the process of filling the reservoir of the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) being built on the Blue Nile.

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18-Sep-2019 to 12:43

Nigeria urged to reopen border with Benin

APA-Cotonou (Benin) — The President of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament, Moustapha Cissé Lô, called on Nigeria to respect the free trade agreements and reopen its border with Benin.

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18-Sep-2019 to 12:35

Senegal gives foretaste of China’s 70th anniversary

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — To mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on October 1, its embassy in Senegal began the festivities on Tuesday in Dakar in the presence of several personalities, including Sino-Senegalese officials who took the opportunity to highlight their strong bilateral relationship.

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18-Sep-2019 to 12:30

Kenya calls on African labour organizations to champion continental integration

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya'svPresident Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday challenged African labour organizations to play a leading role in the ongoing efforts towards the full integration of the continent.

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16-Sep-2019 to 23:52

S/Africa busy mending fences around Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has dispatched envoys to African countries to cool their tempers over his country’s xenophobic attacks against their nationals in the past two weeks, APA learnt on Monday.

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16-Sep-2019 to 23:27

Uganda makes commitment over Rwandan detainees

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Kampala has Monday committed to studying a list prepared by Rwanda of the names of its citizens it says are being detained in Uganda and ensure they are subjected to due judicial process.

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16-Sep-2019 to 23:03

Nouakchott condemns attacks on Saudi oil installations

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The Mauritanian government has condemned Saturday’s attacks on Saudi oil installations, a statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation in Nouakchott said on Monday.

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