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    10-May-2017 to 12:14

    S/African leader inaugurates new commuter trains

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has urged his compatriots to take good care of new commuter trains, saying travelling on the new world-class locomotives were a sign that his government was making efforts to improve their lives.

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    09-May-2017 to 19:15

    Namibia: ECB hikes bulk electricity tariff by 8 percent

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Electricity Control Board (ECB) of Namibia announced on Tuesday it has approved a bulk tariff hike of 8 percent, for the 2017-2018 financial year.

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    09-May-2017 to 15:09

    Sudan to seek 16.5m dollars to upgrade railway

    APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese government has announced a strategic plan costing 16.5 million dollars for upgrading the country’s railway network, from 2017 to 2029, and intends to secure loans, grants and commercial financing for the project.

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    09-May-2017 to 14:47

    Mozambican utility records 78 percent rise in power sales

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique state power utility, Electricidade de Mocambique (EDM) says it recorded an increase in it sales of power by about 78 percent between 2015 and 2016, the firm said on Tuesday.

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    09-May-2017 to 13:09

    Mozambique, Norway discuss energy cooperation

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Letícia Klemens arrived in Norway on Tuesday at the head of a government delegation that will discuss and evaluate the efficient and environmentally friendly management of natural and energy resources between to the countries, APA can report on Tuesday.

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    09-May-2017 to 12:59

    Sierra Leone: Clearing, forwarding agents on strike

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The container terminal of Sierra Leone's only seaport has been rendered paralysed by a strike by clearing and forwarding agents that began on Monday.

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    09-May-2017 to 12:25

    Liberia’s economy to rebound with 3.2 percent growth-Official

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia)- — The Executive Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia has disclosed that the country’s economic growth is expected to rebound at 3.2 percent growth in 2017 from a negative 1.2 percent in 2016.

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