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14-Mar-2019 to 09:07

France backs Kenya’s regional integration agenda

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday night said France supports the regional integration agenda championed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and other regional leaders.

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13-Mar-2019 to 17:17

Ethiopian plane crash: Botswana minister condoles victims’ families

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister Unity Dow on Wednesday signed a book of condolences at the Kenyan embassy in the capital Gaborone in remembrance of the victims of last weekend’s Ethiopian Airlines plane crash.

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13-Mar-2019 to 16:23

Rwanda denies closing border with Uganda

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Olivier Nduhungirehe Wednesday denied that his country had closed its common border with neighbouring Uganda.

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12-Mar-2019 to 14:56

S/Africa ready to assist in Zimbabwe’s economic revival – Ramaphosa

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has pledged to assist Zimbabwe pull out of an economic crisis that has seen the Harare authorities lately battling shortages of cash and a spike in the cost of living.

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12-Mar-2019 to 14:20

Liberia’s President extends condolence to victims of Ethiopian airplane crash

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Manneh Weah has extended his deepest condolences to the governments and peoples of Ethiopia, Kenya, and those of other nationalities involved in the fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday, March 10.

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12-Mar-2019 to 14:17

Botswana working on appeasing China after Khama met Dalai Lama

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is working on ensuring that it averts a looming diplomatic row with China after former president Ian Khama defied a government advice not to travel to India to meet the Dalai Lama, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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12-Mar-2019 to 05:38

S/African leader sends condolences to Ethiopia following plane crash

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent condolences to the families affected by Sunday’s crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed all 157 passengers and crew on board.

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