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28-Mar-2020 to 12:28

Buhari’s cabinet halves March wages for Covid-19 battle

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Ministers in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet on Saturday announced donation of 50 per cent of their March salaries to support government’s efforts to combat the Coronavirus pandemic.

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26-Mar-2020 to 08:07

Sierra Leone: Much anticipated report on Inquiry Commission presented

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The much anticipated report of the Commissions of Inquiry (COI) into the activities of the former officials who served in the administration of ex-President Ernest Bai Koroma has been presented to President Julius Maada Bio.

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20-Mar-2020 to 13:48

S/Africa’s apex bank lowers repo rate

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African Reserve Bank has cut interest rates from 6.25% to 5.25%, bank governor Lesetja Kganyago confirmed on Friday.

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17-Mar-2020 to 13:11

Congo makes Cabinet reshuffle

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The Congolese head of state, Denis Sassou Nguesso, on Tuesday in Brazzaville, made a slight technical reshuffle of the government.

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11-Mar-2020 to 12:47

Botswana’s Masisi denies abusing public funds

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Wednesday dismissed reports that public funds have been used to finance President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s private rural homestead at Sekoma village in the western part of the country.

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03-Mar-2020 to 12:28

G/Bissau’s Embalo appoints 32-member government

APA - Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister, Nuno Gomes Nabiam, on Monday evening, released the list of his government of 32 members, including 19 ministries and 13 state secretariats, the Minister of Public Health is not yet appointed.

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02-Mar-2020 to 12:16

Liberia’s president urges road construction contractors to deliver

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah at the weekend toured several communities across Monrovia and its environs in continuation of his routine road inspection intended to keep contractors and engineers in check, monitor work progress and also to mobilize citizens’ cooperation with contractors.

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