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22-Sep-2019 to 18:42

Sudan security forces crack down on student protesters

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudanese security forces on Sunday used rubber bullets, teargas and batons to charged down student protesters in Nayla, South Darfur.

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20-Sep-2019 to 20:12

Rwanda: Teacher arrested for kissing female student

APA -Kigali (Rwanda) — The director of a primary school of "Fraternity Complex" in Rubavu, a district in Northwestern Rwanda has been charged with "paedophilia" and taken into custody after he kissed a 10 year-old female student in his office, local media reported Friday in Kigali quoting a police source in the region.

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20-Sep-2019 to 19:42

Kenyatta holds bilateral talks with Singapore Premier

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday held bilateral talks with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong where the two leaders agreed to boost trade and cooperation between Kenya and the Asian nation.

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20-Sep-2019 to 11:36

First batch of 75 African refugees, asylum seekers from Libya set to arrive in R...

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda will start receiving in the next few days a first group of 75 African refugees from Libya out of some 500 asylum seekers to be evacuated from Libya to Rwanda in the near future, an official source confirmed Friday in Kigali.

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20-Sep-2019 to 09:29

Rwanda: 183 acres of crops destroyed by rain

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Scores of houses and 183 acres of banana plantation and maize were washed away as heavy rain lashed Kirehe, a district in southeastern Rwanda near the border with Tanzania earlier this week, district officials revealed on Friday.

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19-Sep-2019 to 15:44

Kenya airport ranked world's 2nd fastest-growing cargo airport

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya's largest aviation facility, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport(JKIA) is the 2ndfastest growing airport in the word cargo ranking, according to the latest World Airport Traffic Report released on Thursday.

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19-Sep-2019 to 15:01

Ethiopia’s health spending hits over $3.5 b

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The total spending on health in Ethiopia estimated to hit to more than $3.5 billion this year from $1.7 billion in 2013/14 in 2016/17, according to the National Health Account NHA VII report.

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