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11-Mar-2019 to 19:11

Kenyan leader wraps up day’s visit to Rwanda

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta ended a one-day visit to Rwanda on Monday, noting that bilateral relations between Nairobi and Kigali Rwanda are probably one of the best that his country has.

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09-Mar-2019 to 09:59

Ethiopian appointed head of UN Nairobi

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — UN Secretary-General António Guterres Friday announced the appointment of Workneh Gebeyehu Negewo of Ethiopia as Director-General of the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON).

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07-Mar-2019 to 19:26

Kenya and Somalia restore diplomatic ties

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Full diplomatic relations have been restored between Kenya and neighbouring Somalia after the former expelled the Somali ambassador from Nairobi and recalled its envoy from Mogadishu in a row over offshore oilfields.

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07-Mar-2019 to 14:24

Zimbabwe-S/Africa Bi-National Commission meeting kicks off

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe-South Africa Bi-National Commission (BNC) kicked off on Thursday in the Zimbabwean capital Harare with a preparatory meeting of senior government officials ahead of next week’s gathering of leaders of the two countries.

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05-Mar-2019 to 19:22

Africa must innovate to create sufficient decent jobs-ECA Chief

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa has to innovate if the continent is to create sufficient decent jobs for its growing youthful population, Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe, said on Tuesday.

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05-Mar-2019 to 18:24

Gambia: Jobs headline Barrow's talks with Spanish official

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — President Adama Barrow has held talks in the Gambian capital Banjul with the visiting Spanish Foreign Minister, Mr. Josep Borell Fontelles with a view to creating job opportunities for Gambians.

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04-Mar-2019 to 20:35

2km-long queues in Uganda-Rwanda border lockdown

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Tension is brewing along Uganda's border with Rwanda characterized by almost 2 kilometre-long queues of heavy duty trucks stranded there for a week.

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