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    • Kagame in maiden official visit to Botswana

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame is due in Gaborone on Thursday for a two-day visit to Botswana, becoming the first-ever Rwandan head of state to visit the southern African country.

    • NCC harps on broadband development

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Prof. Umar Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has stressed the need for broadband development to drive 4th Industrial Revolution in Inform...

    • Nigerian police move to provide tight security in railway station...

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu, has assured commuters patronizing the Nigeria Railway Corporation of maximum security at all times with the deployment of Polic...


    08-May-2017 to 15:05

    Sorghum farmers oppose amendment to Finance Act

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The umbrella body of sorghum farmers in Sierra Leone has vowed to challenge the amended Finance Act, which reopened the door for competition between imported alcoholic brews and the local ones, APA can report.

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    08-May-2017 to 12:12

    Uganda lobbies China for nuclear energy development partnership

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — A group of Uganda government officials have called for partnership with China in the area of nuclear energy development for peaceful purposes.

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    08-May-2017 to 10:09

    Bank of Tanzania revokes FBME license

    APA Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has revoked the license of FBME Limited bank effectively May 8, this year.

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    07-May-2017 to 14:48

    Mozambique lifts ban on Brazil poultry imports

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government has authorized the sale of the imported chickens, from Brazil, that had been banned and seized since late March, APA can report on Sunday.

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    07-May-2017 to 14:28

    S/Africa: Africa must trade with itself - Minister

    APA-Durban (South Africa) — Newly-appointed South African Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has argued that African countries should, more than ever before, trade among themselves.

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    07-May-2017 to 13:40

    Mozambique mulls reactivation of graphite processing

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique says his government is working to re-activate the graphite processing plant whose mineral wealth in Ancuabe, in the northern province of Cabo Delgado also includes gold, various precious and semi-precious stones, APA has observed on Sunday.

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    06-May-2017 to 16:39

    Ethiopia’s GDP tops over $65.5b – Official statement

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Gross Domestic Product has reached more than $65.5 billion, according to the country’s Planning Commission.

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