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28-Jan-2019 to 08:53

Mozambique prepares to host US-Africa business forum

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Prime Minister Do Rosario of Mozambique has unveiled the 12th United States-Africa Business Summit, which will be held in Maputo from 18 to 22 June.

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27-Jan-2019 to 11:05

S/Sudan cuts foreigner work permit fee by half

S/Sudan-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan has announced lowering work permit fees for foreign workers by 50 percent in the wake of public outcry, especially from humanitarian agencies.

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26-Jan-2019 to 16:49

Ethiopia: State discovers mass graves in eastern region

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Federal Attorney General has revealed the findings of its investigations into crimes committed following the violence that occurred on 4-6 August 2018 in the country’s Somali regional state.

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26-Jan-2019 to 16:29

Uganda launches 5-year refugee health response plan

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s government and development partners including UN agencies have launched a Health Response Plan to ensure equitable access to quality health services for hundreds of thousands of refugees and host communities in Uganda.

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26-Jan-2019 to 16:13

Ethiopian bank collects $3b from export trade, remittances

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) has collected $3 billion from the export trade and remittances in the first half of the Ethiopian fiscal year, 2018-19.

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26-Jan-2019 to 14:57

Mozambique power utility loses $100M annually

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — State power utility Electricidade De Moçambique (EDM) has announced it loses $100 million dollars annually due to theft of cables and illegal connections.

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26-Jan-2019 to 14:44

Mozambique: National polio vaccination targets 700K

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — More than 700,000 children will be vaccinated against poliomyelitis in the provinces of Zambézia, Nampula, Niassa, central and northern regions of Mozambique during a two-week vaccination campaign that kicks off Saturday countrywide.

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