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    • Rwanda and Qatar sign four bilateral accords

      APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Qatar on Sunday signed four cooperation agreements that cover four sectors including culture, sports, tourism and business events with aviation travel and logistic, an o...

    • S/Africa clergy tells home truths about Ramaphosa

      APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — While President Cyril Ramaphosa has given the country some hope and optimism, he is not an all-powerful individual and can be replaced, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has said i...

    • Rawlings touts Ashanti king's 'quality leadership'

      APA-Kumasi (Ghana) — Former military ruler Jerry John Rawlings has commended Ashanti King, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for his leadership qualities that have polished the image of the kingdom in Ghana.


    20-Apr-2019 to 10:14

    Sierra Leone to host West African Insurance confab

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is set to host the 41st West African Insurance Companies Association’s Annual General Meeting and Education Conference, APA learnt in Freetown on Friday.

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    20-Apr-2019 to 08:28

    S/Africa’s power utility gets financial bailout from Treasury

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s power utility Eskom received an emergency bailout through National Treasury in early April, and will need more financial aid at the end of this month for its operations, APA has learnt.

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    19-Apr-2019 to 18:10

    Freetown: Outgoing UK envoy urges gov’t to encourage investors

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The outgoing High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to Sierra Leone has urged the government to strengthen its business environment to encourage foreign investment, which he said is crucial for the local economy to grow.

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    19-Apr-2019 to 15:23

    Sierra Leone hit by jet fuel shortage

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone has assured of fixing a shortage of jet fuel which has raised concern over its potential implication on the aviation sector.

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    19-Apr-2019 to 12:45

    Mozambique revokes 145 illegal mining licenses in first quarter

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Director of Mozambique's National Institute of Mines (IMAMI), Adriano Sênvano has said at least 145 mining titles in country were revoked in the fisrt quarter of this year, APA can report on Friday.

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    18-Apr-2019 to 21:04

    S/Africa nuke plant revamped to extend lifespan

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s power utility, Eskom, is overhauling its Koeberg nuclear plant with the aim of extending its lifespan by at least 20 years, Eskom has said.

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    18-Apr-2019 to 18:32

    Poor cooperation undermines Francophone firms - Official

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo — The Secretary of State in charge of Senegalese abroad, Moses Sarr, Thursday lamented "the lack of cooperation" between companies in the French-speaking world and called for the establishment of a sustained and fruitful partnership between them.

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