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    17-Jul-2018 to 17:15

    Nigerian military joins central pay system

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The enrolment of the Nigerian army into the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS), scheme would begin on July 30.

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    13-Jul-2018 to 15:16

    Cameroon's Paul Biya seeking 7th term

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — Cameroon’s President Paul Biya reportedly announced Friday on twitter that he will run in the country’s October 7 presidential election.

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    12-Jul-2018 to 10:26

    Uganda: Parliament to review 'social media tax'

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda government is planning to table a bill before parliament next week to review the tax that was recently introduced on social media use.

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    11-Jul-2018 to 13:18

    Sierra Leone: Opposition leader denies selling of gov’t shares in leading miner

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s main opposition leader and presidential candidate in the March general elections, Dr Samura Kamara, has dismissed allegations of the illegal sale of government’s shares in the mining firm Sierra Rutile.

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    09-Jul-2018 to 20:15

    Sierra Leone: Cabinet oks setting up of commission of enquiry amid GTT

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has given a go-head for the establishment of a Commission of Enquiry to investigate former government officials suspected if corruption, after Cabinet endorsed the recently released Government Transition Team (GTT) report.

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    06-Jul-2018 to 15:34

    Sierra Leone's indicted ex-VP bailed

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s former Vice President indicted on corruption charges have been released on bail, reports say Friday.

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    06-Jul-2018 to 13:34

    Namibia: Eco Atlantic to hold public hearing ahead of oil drilling

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Toronto Stock Exchange and AIM-listed oil and gas exploration company, Eco Atlantic, will hold public hearings regarding the application of Environmental Clearance Certificate, which is required in order to be granted an oil drilling permit for its Cooper Block in the Walvis Oil Basin off the Namibian coast.

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