12-Nov-2019 to 23:44

Guinea: Embattled Conde tweaks cabinet

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinean president Alpha Conde has tweaked his cabinet, appointing Damantag Camara as Minister of Security and Civil Protection and Rémy Lamah Health Minister.

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10-Nov-2019 to 20:00

Ethiopian cabinet approves law banning hate speech, fake news

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers over the weekend approved a bill prohibiting hate speech and dissemination of fake news and referred it to the national parliament.

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09-Nov-2019 to 08:28

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa reshuffles cabinet

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's President Emmerson Mnangagwa has dropped one minister and reassigned four others in a cabinet reshuffle announced on Friday night.

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08-Nov-2019 to 14:53

Sierra Leone president in major cabinet shakeup

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio has effected a major cabinet reshuffle that saw him sack two ministers, redeployed others and made several other new appointments, APA can report Friday.

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06-Nov-2019 to 15:10

Mauritania: OHCHR hails rapist conviction

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) has described the conviction of a rapist in Mauritania as “encouraging,” considering the local context, a statement released Wednesday in Nouakchott said.

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05-Nov-2019 to 09:20

Rwanda's Kagame in major cabinet reshuffle

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame Monday evening rang some major changes to his cabinet, appointing a new Foreign Affairs minister and military commanders to various levels of the defense and security forces, APA can report from Kigali on Tuesday.

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04-Nov-2019 to 13:07

Zimbabwe: Former transport minister arrested over graft allegations

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Former Zimbabwe transport minister Joram Gumbo was picked up by investigators from the country’s anti-graft watchdog over allegations that he abused office when he was in charge of government transport and logistics.

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