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    17-Nov-2017 to 18:18

    Tanzania tables bill to establish maritime regulator

    APA-Dodoma (Tanzania) — Tanzania’s Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Makame Mbarawa, has tabled the National Shipping Agencies Bill of 2017 which, among others, will form a national shipping agent that will deal with clearing and forwarding of mineral concentrates and government trophies.

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    17-Nov-2017 to 11:07

    Work permit fee hike means aid money diversion – OCHA

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The adjusted rate for acquiring a work permit in South Sudan means that aid money will have to be diverted to pay fees, according to the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Assistance, OCHA.

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    17-Nov-2017 to 10:53

    World Bank announces $4.7b loan, grant to Ethiopia

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank has announced a $4.7 billion loan and grant to support development projects in Ethiopia over the next three years, APA can report on Friday.

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    17-Nov-2017 to 10:32

    Kenya: 'Million Man March' opposition protesters clash with police

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan police on Friday engaged in running battles along Mombasa road in Nairobi with opposition supporters, who turned out to participate in a ‘One Million Man March’ to receive opposition leader Raila Odinga at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

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    16-Nov-2017 to 14:35

    Mozambique, Angola to abolish visa use

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Minister of Interior Jaime Basílio Monteiro is in the Angola, where he is expected to sign a bilateral agreement abolishing the requirement for a visa in an ordinary passport, for visitors between the two states.

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    16-Nov-2017 to 14:21

    Somalia launches child rights bill drafting process

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Somalia, which is described as one of the countries’ providing the least protective environments for children, Thursday took a major step forward in strengthening the rights of children by launching the drafting process of the country’s child rights bill.

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    16-Nov-2017 to 14:00

    UNHRC launches initiative to tackle African refugee crisis

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The UN refugee agency, UNHCR, on Thursday launched a new fund-raising drive, by calling on Africans to take action to solve the continent’s worsening refugee crisis.

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