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13-Feb-2019 to 07:55

Botswana joins call for end to Zimbabwe sanctions

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has joined the chorus for an immediate end to economic sanctions imposed by the West on Zimbabwe.

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12-Feb-2019 to 16:01

Museveni invited to witness Somalia peace-building

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has been invited by his Somali counterpart, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to witness stages in the political and security recovery in his country.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:42

Museveni approaches Tshisekedi over Ugandan rebels

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — President Yoweri Museveni has asked the newly elected president of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Felix Tshisekedi to work with Uganda in a bid to crush the Ugandan rebel outfit the Allied Democratic Forces.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:11

Ivorian president to meet French counterpart on Friday

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The President of Cote d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara meets on Friday at the Elysée Palace with his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, APA learned on Tuesday from official sources.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:06

Ethiopia:32nd Ordinary Session of AU wraps up

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African Heads of State and Government wrapped up the 32nd Ordinary Session of African Union (AU) on Monday evening in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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11-Feb-2019 to 22:44

US diplomat urges Ivorian president to 'abide by his word'

APA-Abidjan (C/Ivoire) — The US Under-Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Hale on Monday exhorted the Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara to "abide by his own words" by not running for the presidency in 2020.

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11-Feb-2019 to 22:36

Botswana: Mogae leads observer mission for Nigerian polls

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s former President Festus Mogae is due in Nigeria on 11 February as part of the delegation that will monitor Nigerian presidential and National Assembly polls scheduled for 16 February, APA learned here Monday.

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