03-Sep-2019 to 20:19

AU condemns South Africa violence

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has condemned in the strongest terms, the incidents of violence against nationals of fellow African countries in South Africa, including the looting and destruction of their property, the continental body said in a statement on Tuesday.

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03-Sep-2019 to 16:32

Buhari sends envoy to South Africa over attacks

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a special envoy to South Africa over the killing of Nigerians in that country just as the South African envoy in Nigeria has been summoned.

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03-Sep-2019 to 12:52

Kenya’s bid for UN Security Council seat gets boost from envoys

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s bid for one of the non-permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council got a boost Tuesday after several new envoys assured President Uhuru Kenyatta of their countries’ support.

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30-Aug-2019 to 12:57

Liberia, China sign agreement to extend SKD sports complex project

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Governments of Liberia and China have signed a Technical Cooperation Agreement for the extension of Chinese assistance project at the Samuel Kayon Doe Sports Complex to include additional facilities.

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30-Aug-2019 to 01:40

Japanese Prime minister rallies Uganda’s support for UN Security Council seat

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe has requested for Uganda’s support for Japans bid for a seat on the UN Security Council and cooperation in reform of the Security Council.

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29-Aug-2019 to 12:29

Japanese ivestors express interest in Uganda

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Japanese businessmen under their High level business federation, the Keidanren, have expressed their interest to partner with Ugandan companies and government and invest in agro-processing, construction, solar panel production, transportation and in medical equipment.

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28-Aug-2019 to 21:52

Health, economics top agenda as Kenyatta meets Japanese PM

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The ongoing roll out of the Universal Health Coverage (UHC) programme and the development of a Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Dongo Kundu in western Kenya, dominated talks between President Uhuru Kenyatta and Prime Shinzo Abe on the sidelines of the ongoing TICAD 7 conference in Yokohama, Japan.

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