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05-Mar-2021 to 10:40

Tanzania uses steam machines to treat Covid patients

APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — Tanzania is introducing steaming machines to treat its growing coronavirus cases, APA has learnt on Friday.

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05-Mar-2021 to 10:04

Ethiopia: UN urges independent inquiry in troubled Tigray

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Thursday stressed the urgent need for an objective, independent assessment of the facts on the ground in the Tigray region of Ethiopia, given the persistent reports of serious human rights violations and abuses she continues to receive.

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05-Mar-2021 to 08:47

At least 20 migrants drown off Djibouti – IOM

APA- Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 20 people drowned after smugglers threw dozens of migrants overboard during a crossing between Djibouti and Yemen, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Thursday.

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04-Mar-2021 to 10:49

Juba: Kirr orders airline suspended over crash

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan has ordered that an airline whose passenger plane crashed on Tuesday be temporarily suspended as investigations get underway to determine the cause of the fatal incident.

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04-Mar-2021 to 10:07

Uganda electoral commission owns up to poll result error

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The electoral commission in Uganda has owned up to an error on a form it issued declaring the results of last month's presidential election, APA can report on Thursday.

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03-Mar-2021 to 12:02

Ethiopia: When would unfolding conflicts, ethnically motivated attacks stop?

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region continues to draw the attention of the world community as Amnesty International and the United States accused Asmara and Addis Ababa of engaging in human rights violations in the region.

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03-Mar-2021 to 11:52

First COVAX vaccines arrive in Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda received Wednesday its first batch of COVID-19 vaccines, becoming the forth country in Africa to get the shots through COVAX, a global scheme formed to ensure fair access to inoculations for low- and middle-income states.

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