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30-Mar-2021 to 18:38

Rwanda places a new order of 500,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has ordered an additional 500,000 vaccine doses of AstraZeneca as part of the second phase of the country’s COVID vaccine rollout, an official announced Tuesday.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:36

Ethiopia launches $2.2bn social program to lift millions of families out of pove...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia launched the fifth Productive Safety Net Program (PSNP) with an out lay of additional $2.2 billion investment by the government and partner organizations.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:32

Rwanda deploys 80 police officers for peacekeeping mission in South Sudan

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A contingent of 80 Rwandan police officers on Tuesday departed for a one-year peacekeeping mission under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:29

Targeted attacks continue to claim ethnic Amhara people in central Ethiopia: Off...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Targeted attacks have continued to claim ethnic Amhara people in Eferata and Gedim district in Ethiopia’s Amhara Regional State, a day after a peace conference was held to end targeted attacks, an official has said.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:27

AFCON qualifiers 2021: Rwanda-Cameroon match to be played in empty stadium

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A senior official from Rwanda Football Federation announced that Rwanda national football team's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Cameroon in the evening of Tuesday will not be open to supporters in line with Covid-19 social distancing regulations.

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30-Mar-2021 to 18:23

Rwanda welcomes new French report on Genocide against Tutsis

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan Government has welcomed a report by a team commissioned by the French government to probe Paris's role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

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29-Mar-2021 to 20:16

Ethiopia to launch second round land clearing to fill GERD's reservoir

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia Monday announced preparedness to launch second round land clearing activities to fill the reservoir of its massive dam for the second time.

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