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04-Feb-2023 to 19:09

Leaders of post-conflict Ethiopia 'share mutual trust'

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian federal officials have hailed what they called the mutual trust between former protagonists after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed held face-to-face talks with the leadership of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF).

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03-Feb-2023 to 16:54

Kenya's hustler fund to increase loan limit - Official

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Six million subscribers of President William Ruto's so-called Hustler Fund will now be eligible to access more money in a review of their borrowing history at the end of the month, a statement from his office said on Friday.

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02-Feb-2023 to 11:39

Germany army hints at early withdrawal from MINUSMA

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The statement was made by the new German Defense Minister, Boris Pistorius, who was appointed on Tuesday, January 17, to replace Christine Lambrecht who resigned the day before.

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02-Feb-2023 to 11:36

East Africa make final push to 'banish' al-Shabaab

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — East Africa is making a final push to defeat al Shabaab in Somalia, according to a joint statement by regional leaders.

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02-Feb-2023 to 11:34

Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele to participate in 2023 London Marathon

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Kenenisa Bekele has been confirmed to participate in the 2023 London Marathon elite men’s race that will have four of the five fastest men in marathon history on the Start Line, APA can report on Wednesday.

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01-Feb-2023 to 16:46

African leaders in joint pledge to end AIDS in children

APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — Ministers and representatives from twelve African countries have committed themselves, and laid out their plans, to end AIDS in children by 2030.

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01-Feb-2023 to 16:29

Terrorism dominates East African security summit

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Terrorism has been the main theme as East African leaders meet in a security summit in Mogadishu, Somalia on Wednesday to assess their collective approach to deal with the security challenges posed by al-Shabaab.

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