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    • Buhari calls for prayers for peace, security in Nigeria

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined all Nigerians to intensify prayers for peace and security to return to all parts of the country.

    • Congo: Empowering vulnerable people

      APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Leon Charles Moukouri — The Congolese government has adopted a law aimed at giving the social action system a legal foundation that has always been lacking, in order to give fresh impetus to the empowerme...

    • 13 die in Easter horror as SA church collapses

      APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — An Easter mass in South Africa’s KwaZulu Natal has turned tragic after part of a church in the coastal province collapsed killing at least thirteen people early on Friday.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 19:52

    Cameroon’s main airport temporarily shut down

    APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Cameroon’s main international airport located in the economic capital Douala will be shut down for repair works.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 17:16

    Senegal economic activity grow by 4.3 percent in February

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Economic activity (excluding agriculture and forestry) in Senegal grew by 4.3 percent on a monthly basis in February 2017, APA can report Friday from the Department of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE).

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    07-Apr-2017 to 16:39

    Burkina dev project gets CFA 52.5 billion from AFD

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The French Development Agency (AFD) has loaned CFA 52.5 billion for a sustainable development project in the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou, a senior official told APA.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 14:59

    Namibia: Zimbabwean government wades into SME Bank debacle

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Zimbabwean embassy in Namibia has waded into the ongoing SME Bank saga after pleading with the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation to intervene on “humanitarian grounds” in the case of 24 Zimbabweans who worked at the bank from leaving the country as ordered by immigration officials.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 14:52

    Namibian leader commend bank for pro-poor initiatives

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — President Hage Geingob has commended Standard Bank for its commitment to uplift lives of poor Namibians and urged other commercial banks to follow suit.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 10:42

    Botswana to feel pinch of S/Africa’s rand depreciation – Analyst

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s economy is heavily exposed to the volatility caused by the political instability in neighbouring South Africa, Standard Chartered Bank (Africa) chief economist Razia Khan warned on Friday.

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    07-Apr-2017 to 10:37

    Botswana meat exporter scoops EU awards

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) has scooped the “Best Enterprise” and “Best Manager of the Year” awards at the Europe business assembly, APA learnt here on Friday.

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