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    05-Dec-2016 to 10:20

    US TV show to profile Swazi women

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — An upcoming American TV show called From the Bottom Up will feature some Swazi women who have gone through difficult situations but managed to get over them.

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    24-Nov-2016 to 18:45

    Mozambique registered 20,000 cases of domestic violence in two years - minister

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican Minister for Gender, Child and Social Action, Cidália Chaúque says more than 20,000 cases of domestic violence against women and girls were registered from 2013 to 2015.

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    01-Nov-2016 to 18:08

    Swaziland leads in ratifying int’l conventions on women – report

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland is on the lead on the ratification of international conventions on women’s rights, a senior official of the government has claimed.

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    13-Oct-2016 to 16:48

    UNSG wants rural women to have access to information

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The outgoing UN Secretary General (UNSG) Ban Ki-moon has called on the world to provide the support and information needed by rural women so that they can fulfill their potential without leaving their communities.

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    23-Sep-2016 to 15:26

    13 women raped each week in Swaziland

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — At least 13 women are raped each week in Swaziland, according to statistics released by the police on Friday.

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    07-Sep-2016 to 21:30

    A female president in DRC will change public management - Monique Mukuna

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Ms. Monique Mukuna, the woman aspiring to be president in DR Congo has attempted to justify her decision to run for the presidency, saying a female leader will revolutionize the management of public affairs in her country.

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    24-Aug-2016 to 23:04

    U.S. committed to girls’ education in Nigeria - Kerry

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry, on Wednesday expressed the United States readiness to support and enhance girls' education in Nigeria.

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