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18-Jan-2019 to 13:10

Senegal: ‘AU cannot dictate to us what to do’ - Gov’t Spokesman

APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The Constitutional Court in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) “is independent” and, de facto, the Congolese government, let alone the African Union, cannot dictate to it “what it should do,” the government spokesman, Lambert Mendé, said Friday in Kinshasa.

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18-Jan-2019 to 11:35

Morocco: EU praises country’s centrality in external policy

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — King Mohammed VI on Thursday in Rabat received the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and Vice-President of the European Commission, Mrs. Federica Mogherini, who is on a working visit.

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18-Jan-2019 to 10:45

Africa’s industrialization is crucial - Macky Sall

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — The issue of industrialization remains crucial for an Africa that wants to reach emergence and socio-economic development, Senegal’s President Macky Sall said Thursday at a conference in Diamniadio on the outskirts of Dakar.

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18-Jan-2019 to 09:56

Africa to move forward resolutely - Macky Sall

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — While keeping in mind the past, Africa is determined to look into the future and move forward to enter the era of emergence and development, the Senegalese head of state Macky Sall said Thursday at a conference in Diamniadio on the outskirts of Dakar.

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18-Jan-2019 to 09:29

African leaders call for suspension of election results in DRC

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African leaders including representatives of the Southern African regional bloc, SADC, have called for the suspension of the proclamation of the final results of the recent elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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18-Jan-2019 to 08:33

EU provides € 1.6 billion for Humanitarian assistance in 2019

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The European Union (EU) has announced an increase in humanitarian assistance to enable more people facing humanitarian crises around the world to benefit from € 1.6 billion in 2019.

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17-Jan-2019 to 14:56

SADC meeting in Addis casts spotlight on DRC

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday joined his counterparts from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) at a Double Troika Summit being held in Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) to discuss the political situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), following the disputed December polls.

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