DIPLOMATIE | DIPLOMACY

06-May-2020 to 14:09

Rwanda, Tanzania negotiate amid drivers’ protest over COVID-19 measures

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan government said on Wednesday that it was working with Tanzanian authorities to address cross border protests by drivers who are opposing new measures introduced recently by Rwanda to curb the spread of COVID-19.

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06-May-2020 to 13:55

China shares experience on COVID-19 fight with Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Chinese experts and officials on Wednesday shared their experience on fighting the COVID-19 with with Rwanda's frontline doctors through video conferences, an official source confirmed to APA in Kigali.

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05-May-2020 to 14:23

UEMOA Health Ministers to meet Thursday over Covid-19

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The health ministers of the eight member states of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) are to meet on Thursday, May 7, 2020, to coordinate the fight against the Covid-19, APA learned from the Division of Information, Internal Communication and Public Relations of the Union.

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26-Apr-2020 to 01:30

Rwanda, US discuss COVID-19 epidemic, bilateral ties

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his US counterpart Donald Trump held a telephone conversation late Saturday evening to discuss the ongoing COVID-19 epidemic and how to further deepen bilateral ties.

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24-Apr-2020 to 16:47

Benin withdraws from top African HR protocol

APA - Cotonou (Benin) — Benin has withdrawn from the Protocol which allows a citizen to directly refer cases to the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights.

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24-Apr-2020 to 15:20

Botswana, S/Africa discuss Lesotho political crisis

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday hosted a special envoy from his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa to discuss the ongoing political crisis in Lesotho.

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16-Apr-2020 to 12:09

AU chief condemns US’ funding cut to WHO

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat has condemned the decision of the US President Donald Trump to halt its funding of the World Health Organization (WHO).

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