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07-Feb-2019 to 18:12

Kenya joins global anti-terror coalition

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya was Wednesday officially welcomed into the 79-member Global Coalition Against ISIS at a conference of Foreign Ministers in Washington, DC hosted by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and attended by President Donald Trump.

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07-Feb-2019 to 16:57

Juba: Machar orders loyalists off sexual abuse

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s vice-president in the unity government has issued an order to his party prohibiting conflict-related sexual violence.

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07-Feb-2019 to 14:33

Facebook opens African content review centre in Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Facebook on Thursday announced the opening a new content review centre in Nairobi, in partnership with Samasource, one of the largest digital employers in East Africa.

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06-Feb-2019 to 19:49

Ethiopia-Eritrea ties bright spot on African horizon - UN chief

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea has illustrated bright spots on the African horizon, UNECA said on Wednesday in a statement.

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06-Feb-2019 to 19:07

Kenyatta holds talks with visiting President Tshisekedi

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday in Nairobi held talks with the visiting Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi.

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06-Feb-2019 to 17:21

Uganda prosecutes Vietnamese pair over ivory-smuggling

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has taken up the prosecution of two Vietnamese nationals who were arrested by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) customs officials in possession of elephant ivory and pangolin scales.

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06-Feb-2019 to 16:18

Guinea’s Alpha Conde on official visit to Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The President of Guinea, Alpha Conde is due to arrive in Addis Ababa Wednesday for a three-day official visit to Ethiopia.

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