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17-Jan-2019 to 14:32

Kenya: US denies it had prior information of terror attack

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The United States on Thursday denied reports it has prior information over Tuesday’s terrorist attack i n Nairobi that claimed 21 lives.

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17-Jan-2019 to 12:36

Benjamin Netanyahu due in N’Djamena Sunday

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) by Adam Hassane Deyé — Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu is expected on Sunday in N’Djamena, Chad, at the invitation President Idriss Déby, sources close to the Chadian presidency told APA on Thursday.

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17-Jan-2019 to 12:30

S/African minister wants SADC to end Zimbabwe sanctions

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s Finance minister Tito Mboweni has said that Zimbabwe should look at introducing a new currency to counter its current economic and financial challenges, APA has learnt.

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17-Jan-2019 to 00:09

Eight ambassadors present credentials to Mozambique's Nyusi

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi received five credentials from ambassadors accredited to his country at his sea-side presidential palace in the capital Maputo on Wednesday, APA can report.

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16-Jan-2019 to 23:55

Liberia urges ECOWAS countries to re-define partnership with EU

APA-Monrovia (:iberia) — A three-day meeting of Finance ministers of the 16 West African countries opened Wednesday in Monrovia.

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16-Jan-2019 to 14:02

ICC prosecutors to appeal Gbagbo’s acquittal

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will appeal the decision to acquit Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé, ICC Deputy Prosecutor Eric McDonald announced on Wednesday.

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16-Jan-2019 to 13:19

Botswana makes uturn, backs SADC position on ivory trade

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has thrown its weight behind Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe to compel the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to open up ivory markets for the four Southern African nations, APA can reveal on Wednesday.

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