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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02-Mar-2020 to 11:01

Ex-Rwandan minister fired from political party position over corruption

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The leadership of Ideal Democratic Party (PDI) has fired it second vice-chairperson, Isaac Munyakazi, Former Minister of State in Charge of Primary and Secondary, from the party after he resigned last month from the Government over corruption scandal, an official source revealed Monday in Kigali.

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29-Feb-2020 to 09:39

Rwanda’s President swears in new ministers, assigns portfolios

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Friday presided over the swearing-in ceremony of new 8 ministers who were appointed earlier in a mini Cabinet reshuffle this week with a new portfolio in charge of Government Budget.

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28-Feb-2020 to 09:27

Guinea Higher Education Minister resigns

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Abdoulaye Yéro Baldé has announced his resignation in a letter addressed to the President of the Republic, reports said on Friday.

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26-Feb-2020 to 14:57

S/African minister reveals deficit budget, hard work lays head

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s troubled economy can achieve growth despite a projected deficit expenditure of R1.95 trillion (about US$128.4 billion) against a revenue of R1.58 trillion in the 2020/2021 financial year, Finance Minister Tito Mboweni said on Wednesday.

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25-Feb-2020 to 18:26

Malawi’s Parliament passes new laws on elections

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Parliament has passed electoral reforms amendment bill following an order by the constitutional court to discuss and pass before the fresh elections in June this year.

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14-Feb-2020 to 10:15

Ex-Botswana leader appointed chair of Ibrahim Prize committee

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Mo Ibrahim Foundation has appointed former Botswana president Festus Mogae as the new chair of the Prize Committee for the Ibrahim Prize for Achievement in African Leadership, APA learnt here Friday.

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