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13-Sep-2019 to 21:47

Asmara cozies up to Khartoum as Afwerki visits Sudan

APA-Sudan (Khartoum) — President Isaias Afwerki is poised to begin a two-day official visit to Khartoum on Saturday to hold talks on bilateral relations with the new leadership in Sudan and the situation in the region, the Sudanese state news agency reported on Friday.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:41

Rwandan leader receives UN Special Envoy for Great Lakes

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday received the Special Envoy of the UN Secretary General on Great Lakes, Huang Xia and his delegation currently on tour who is visiting the region to review regional political and security developments in the sub-region.

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11-Sep-2019 to 17:19

Uganda peace emissaries to Kigali to repair ties

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Ugandan high level delegation is expected in Kigali next week as part of ongoing efforts by the two countries to repair strained ties.

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11-Sep-2019 to 16:11

Brexit-bound UK cozies up to SACU states, Mozambique

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Casting a wary eye on Brexit, the United Kingdom has signed an Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with members of the Southern African Customs Union and Mozambique (SACU+M) that will allow business to keep trading freely after its exits the European Union.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:41

Top ECOWAS official on judiciary urges unfettered free movement

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Chairman on Judiciary of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Christophe Tchao, says there should be unhindered free movement in West Africa among member States.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:30

Rwanda set to sign agreement to host immigrants from Libya

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan government will Tuesday sign an agreement to host 500 immigrants from Libya, according to an official statement obtained Monday by APA in Kigali.

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09-Sep-2019 to 12:09

Kenya bids to host 2021 UNWTO general assembly meeting

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya is bidding to host the 24th edition of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly in 2021, when the congregation of the UNWTO members meets for its bi-annual, 23rd session this week in St Petersburg, Russia.

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