15-Sep-2014 to 14:41

Kenyan leader in Equatorial Guinea for an official visit

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta is in Malabo, the Equatorial Guinean capital, for a two day official visit starting Monday.

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15-Sep-2014 to 14:03

Zuma hosts emergency meeting on Lesotho peace deal

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The political situation in Lesotho will come under the spotlight again when three Southern African Development Community (SADC) regional leaders gather for an emergency meeting in Pretoria on Monday, the Presidency has said.

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15-Sep-2014 to 11:50

Malawi leader attends UN General Assembly to review MDGs

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi President Peter Mutharika will be among several heads of state scheduled to attend the 69th United Nations General Assembly to review progress on the 2015 Millennium Development Goals (MDG's).

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15-Sep-2014 to 11:13

UN boss appoints new special representative for West

APA- New York (USA) — United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday announced the appointment of Mohammed Ibn Chambas of Ghana as his Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWA), succeeding Said Djinnit of Algeria.

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15-Sep-2014 to 09:36

Zimbabwe's Mugabe attends emergency SADC summit on Lesotho

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe left Harare on Sunday for South Africa where he will attend an emergency summit of the security organ of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) that has been called to discuss the political situation in Lesotho.

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14-Sep-2014 to 08:28

Kenya to establish permanent mission in Angola

APA-Luanda (Angola) — Kenya plans to establish a permanent embassy in Luanda as part of efforts to strengthen diplomatic ties between the two countries, outgoing Kenyan ambassador to Angola, Peter Gitau said Saturday.

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13-Sep-2014 to 21:11

Economic inequality remains challenge for Africa-Jerry Rawlings

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Although reports suggest that Africa is rising, huge economic inequality among citizens remains a challenge, according to former Ghanaian president Jerry Rawlings.

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