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12-Feb-2019 to 16:01

Museveni invited to witness Somalia peace-building

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has been invited by his Somali counterpart, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to witness stages in the political and security recovery in his country.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:56

Ethio telecom privatization opens floodgate for new deals

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Pan-African telecom operators MTN, Orange and Vodacom are vying to enter Ethiopia for the opportunity to serve 105 million population, following progress in the telecom privatization process, TMT Finance reported.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:42

Museveni approaches Tshisekedi over Ugandan rebels

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — President Yoweri Museveni has asked the newly elected president of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Felix Tshisekedi to work with Uganda in a bid to crush the Ugandan rebel outfit the Allied Democratic Forces.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:06

Ethiopia:32nd Ordinary Session of AU wraps up

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African Heads of State and Government wrapped up the 32nd Ordinary Session of African Union (AU) on Monday evening in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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12-Feb-2019 to 15:01

Kenya: Fresh produce exports jump to $1.5bn in 2018

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s earnings from fresh produce exports in 2018 jumped to 153.68 billion ($1.5 billion), a 33 per cent increase over 2017 earnings, according to the statistics released on Tuesday by the Kenya Flower Council (KFC), Fresh Produce Exporters Association of Kenya (FPEAK), and Fresh Produce Consortium of Kenya (FPCK).

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12-Feb-2019 to 14:53

Eastern Africa advancing in signing AfCFTA, says Vera Songwe

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Eastern Africa countries are providing fast-track reflection to ratify the Continental Free Trade Area agreement, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe said.

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11-Feb-2019 to 23:21

South Sudan poised for public service reforms

APA (Juba) South Sudan — Plans are underway to initiate reforms in South Sudan’s civil service sector to offer employment opportunities for youth in the country, the labour minister said.

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