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07-Nov-2019 to 10:07

Ethiopia, neighbours agree to resume Nile dam talks

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have agreed to resume negotiations in which the United States and the World Bank would participate as observers on the filling and other issues of the controversial dam project on the River Nile.

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31-Oct-2019 to 20:39

Washington offers to mediate in Nile dam row

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia will take part in US mediated talks on the controversial dam being built on the River Nile, a spokesperson for the Foreign Affairs ministry in Addis Ababa disclosed on Thursday.

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30-Oct-2019 to 14:29

Rwanda participates in La Francophonie meeting in Monaco

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has been invited to the 36th Ministerial Conference of La Francophonie which begins in Monaco, France on Wednesday marking the latest sign of a thaw in relations between Kigali and Paris.

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30-Oct-2019 to 14:22

Visa-free entry for Rwandans to Qatar

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Holders of all types of Rwandan passports can travel to the Gulf state of Qatar without prior visa arrangements, a diplomatic source revealed in Kigali on Wednesday.

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30-Oct-2019 to 12:51

Kenya urges EAC countries to change tact in combating organized crime

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Interior Cabinet Secretary, Fred Matiang’i, on Wednesday urged public prosecutors in the East African region to find ways to step up cooperation in skill development and capacity building in a manner that will allow our personnel to be part of joint investigation teams.

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29-Oct-2019 to 18:48

EU envoy urges end to death penalty in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The European Union (EU) is urging the Liberian government to consider enacting a legal instrument abolishing the death penalty.

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28-Oct-2019 to 12:50

Ramaphosa defends Russian, Chinese overtures towards Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Africa is capable of trading and engaging on its own terms with world partners like Russia, South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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