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12-Sep-2014 to 10:54

Namibia: Rawlings accuses African leaders of being compromised by the West

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) – — Former Ghanaian president Jerry John Rawlings has lashed out at some African leaders for being compromised by the West, saying the situation has contributed to the continent to be absent from a ‘cloudy international situation’.

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11-Sep-2014 to 17:08

Beijing, Bamako sign funding, cooperation accords

APA-Bamako (Mali) — Mali’s President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has signed several funding and cooperation agreements with China.

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11-Sep-2014 to 12:13

Plans concluded to establish direct flights between Nigeria and India - diplomat

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Rangalah Ghanashyam, has said that plans had been concluded for the establishment of direct flights between Nigeria and India in order to improve tourism and trade between the two nations.

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11-Sep-2014 to 12:10

SADC unhappy about slow implementation of Lesotho roadmap

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) is pushing Lesotho’s political leaders to speedily implement a roadmap agreed last week that will allow the country to resolve the current problems it is facing, Zimbabwe’s Foreign Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi said Thursday.

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10-Sep-2014 to 07:08

Former Ghanaian president in Namibia for state visit

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Former Ghanaian leader Jerry Rawlings is expected to arrive in Namibia on Wednesday for a five-day state visit, Ghana’s High Commissioner to Namibia Alhaji Abdul-Rahman Harruna has confirmed.

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10-Sep-2014 to 06:28

Nigeria warns foreign embassies against use of agents to defraud visa applicants

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has warned foreign embassies and diplomatic missions against the continued use of travel agents to defraud Nigerians applying for visas and demanded for fair and just treatment for visa applicants.

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10-Sep-2014 to 03:49

Commonwealth happy with Mozambique peace process

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Commonwealth secretary general Kamalesh Shrma on Wednesday welcomed the signing of a peace agreement in Mozambique between the government and the opposition Renamo.

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