DIPLOMATIE | DIPLOMACY

15-Sep-2021 to 10:38

Zimbabwe CSOs petition SADC over 'one-party state' transition

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe civil society organisations have petitioned the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to intervene in what they see as Harare’s shrinking democratic space, according to reports monitored here on Wednesday.

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15-Sep-2021 to 09:48

Row over h/rights: US withholds military aid to Egypt

APA-Cairo (Egypt) — The United States is withholding military aid to Egypt over its allegedly questionable human rights record under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, APA has learnt on Wednesday.

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14-Sep-2021 to 19:33

Ethiopia to trim embassies abroad

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia will be restructuring its consular missions abroad, a move which would require closing down some embassies in those countries, a senior official has disclosed.

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14-Sep-2021 to 08:31

Malawi to receive democracy award on UNGA sidelines

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — President Lazarus Chakwera will next week receive a democracy award on behalf of the Malawians on the sidelines of the 76th United Nations General Assembly in New York, a senior official said on Monday.

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12-Sep-2021 to 21:16

South Sudan diplomats "not paid for two years"

APA-Juba ( South Sudan) — South Sudan's new Foreign minister has lamented that workers of diplomatic missions under his purview abroad have not been paid for two years, APA can report.

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12-Sep-2021 to 08:55

Post-coup Guinea: what came out of Ecowas' visit?

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — A delegation of Ecowas officials had visited post-coup Guinea over the weekend to set the pace for a smooth transition to democracy but what has the regional grouping obtained from the new military strongmen in Conakry?

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09-Sep-2021 to 22:37

Bodies of two Rwandans repatriated from Uganda

APA - Kigali (APA) — The bodies of two Rwandans who died in Uganda under suspicious circumstances were repatriated Thursday amid a worsening diplomatic row between Kigali and Kampala, a senior local administrative official in the region confirmed to APA.

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