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26-Nov-2020 to 18:06

UN chief expresses “deep concern”over unfolding conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray re...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed “deep concern” over the unfolding conflict in the breakaway Tigray region of Ethiopia.

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21-Nov-2020 to 19:08

Rwandan lawmakers approve air service agreement with five countries

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Members of lower chamber of Rwandan Parliament have endorsed draft laws approving the ratification of the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASAs) between Rwanda and five countries including Brazil, Democratic Republic of Congo, Namibia, Somalia and Tunisia.

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20-Nov-2020 to 16:59

WHO chief denies backing Tigray insurgents

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO) Dr. Tedros Adhanom on Friday dismissed allegations that he has been backing the ‘dissident’ Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) to which he is a member and helping its fighters with weapons.

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18-Nov-2020 to 13:39

Ramaphosa holds phone chat with Biden

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa had a telephone conversation with US President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday night to discuss ways to strengthen US-Africa relations and overcome the COVID-19 pandemic, APA has learnt.

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18-Nov-2020 to 12:34

Chakwera flight delay was ‘unavoidable’ – Pretoria

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The “poor treatment” of Malawi President Lazarus Chakwera and his delegation as they returned home after a two-day official visit to Pretoria last week was “unfortunate and unavoidable,” South Africa’s Ministry of International Relations said on Wednesday.

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17-Nov-2020 to 13:38

Bushiri saga shouldn’t affect S/Africa-Malawi relations – MP

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Chairperson of South Africa’s Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on International Relations and Cooperation, Tandi Mahambehlala on Tuesday appealed to Pretoria and Malawi not to let the Bushiri saga to affect their diplomatic and historical relations.

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14-Nov-2020 to 14:04

Rwanda, China ink deals in urban investment

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Municipality authorities in Kigali have inked a deal with their peers from Eastern China’s Yiwu City n to promote tourism, trade, science and technology in a “win-win” cooperation, an official statement issued Saturday in Kigali said.

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