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    06-Nov-2014 to 19:42

    Rwanda study tour for African women parliamentarians

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A delegation of women parliamentarians comprising representatives from national parliaments from eight African countries are expected in Rwanda next Monday on a week-long study tour.

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    04-Nov-2014 to 10:33

    S/African prosecutors appeal Pistorius judgement, sentence

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s prosecutors on Tuesday appealed the conviction and sentence of disgraced paralympian Oscar Pistorius who is serving a five-year sentence for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in February 2013, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has said.

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    30-Oct-2014 to 11:10

    S/Africa: ANC Women’s League welcomes Pistorius sentence appeal

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s highly influential African National Congress (ANC) Women\'s League has welcomed the decision by the National Prosecution Authority (NPA) to appeal the manslaughter conviction and five-year sentence handed to paralympian Oscar Pistorius last week, APA learnt here Thursday.

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    28-Oct-2014 to 11:06

    S/African prosecutor to appeal Pistorius sentence – Official

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Prosecution Authority (NPA) has announced that it will soon appeal the five-year sentence handed to convicted paralympian Oscar Pistorius two weeks ago for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year.

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    21-Oct-2014 to 10:24

    S/Africa: Pistorius gets 5 years for killing girlfriend

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African paralympian Oscar Pistorius was on Tuesday slapped with a five-year jail sentence for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at his upmarket Pretoria home last year.

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    18-Oct-2014 to 13:31

    Nigeria’s First Lady in South Africa for peace mission meeting

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, arrived in Pretoria, South Africa, on Friday for the 3rd Executive Bureau Meeting of the African First Ladies Peace Mission (AFLPM).

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    15-Oct-2014 to 12:00

    Police prevent BringBackOurGirls group from marching to Presidential Villa

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The police on Tuesday in Abuja frustrated moves by the BringBackOurGirls group to march to the Presidential Villa, Abuja, to engage with Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan, on efforts of the security agencies to rescue the 219 Chibok schoolgirls in Boko Haram captivity.

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