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    • Kagame wades into Rwanda-Uganda row

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Monday explained that the latest diplomatic row between Uganda and his country that saw the closure of the Cyanika and Gatuna border posts between...

    • Former Botswana leader donates to Cyclone Idai victims

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama on Monday donated to victims of Cyclone Idai after the disaster left hundreds dead and thousands homeless in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

    • Cameroon closes schools amid increased insecurity

      APA-Douala (Cameroon) — One hundred and ten public and private pre-school, primary and secondary schools have been closed in the northern part of Cameroon due to insecurity, APA learned on Monday from loc...


    14-Mar-2019 to 12:42

    Power outages disrupt Gabon’s energy, water supply

    APA - Libreville (APA) — The current disruptions to electricity supply in and around the Gabonese capital, Libreville, have caused a 10 percent loss of the “current production capacity” of the Gabon Energy and Water Company (SEEG), the company announced Thursday in a statement.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 12:32

    Liberia to receive significant investment from UAE

    APA- Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia has entered into an agreement with a member of Dubai’s ruling family, His Highness Sheik Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum, for investment in Liberia’s energy, mining, infrastructure, and other crucial sectors.

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    14-Mar-2019 to 08:56

    Kenya: Kenyatta, Macron unveil locally assembled Peugeot car

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta and French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday unveiled the Peugeot 3008, one of the models locally assembled in Kenya by French vehicle manufacturer, PSA Groupe, in a move geared towards boosting Kenya’s manufacturing sector.

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    13-Mar-2019 to 18:29

    Kenya travel, tourism exceeds global, regional levels in 2018

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Travel and tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, according to new research from the World Travel and Tourism Council released on Wednesday.

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    13-Mar-2019 to 08:16

    Mozambique leader commission $100m HEINEKEN first brewery

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique has officially launched the Heineken Mozambique brewer plant plant, APA can report on Wednesaday.

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    12-Mar-2019 to 18:53

    Casablanca to host maiden Africa Sukuk Conference

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The first Africa Sukuk Conference, an international event dedicated to Sukuk financing scheme and its contribution to the economic development of Morocco and Africa, will take place in Casablanca from 19 to 20 March.

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    12-Mar-2019 to 18:42

    IMF pressures Gabon into selling BICIG shares

    APA-Libreville (Gabon) By Isaac Mackanga — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has exerted pressure on the Gabonese authorities to sell state shares in the International Bank for Trade and Industry of Gabon (BICIG).

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