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21-Jan-2023 to 13:31

Child-soldiers 'still rife in South Sudan' - US

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The level of renewed violence in South Sudan culminating in abducted children being press-ganged into the ranks of armed militias is disquieting, a statement from Washington warns.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:49

AfCFTA key in cushioning African LDCs from external shocks - ECA’s Karingi

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is supporting regional trade integration through the African Trade Exchange Platform (ATEX), a platform enabling bulk procurement of commodities.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:34

President Ruto: Africa must take charge of its development

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan President William Ruto has exhorted Africa to take full charge of its development.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:15

Belgium supports Rwanda TB research efforts

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan and Belgian health officials have unveiled a new five-year research partnership to strengthen the management of tuberculosis in Rwanda.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:09

Rwandan journalist dies in road accident

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Journalist and human rights activist John Williams Ntwali died in a road accident earlier this week, the Rwanda National Police (RNP) confirmed Friday.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:06

Ethiopia discovers estimated 2b barrels of crude

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — An estimated two billion barrels of crude oil has been discovered in the Abay river basin of Ethiopia, mining sector’s top official has disclosed.

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19-Jan-2023 to 16:32

Millions of Ethiopian Orthodox Christians celebrate Epiphany

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Several millions of Ethiopian Orthodox Christians Thursday celebrated Epiphany that marks the travel of Jesus Christ from Galilee to River Jordan and his baptism by John the Baptist.

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