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23-Jan-2019 to 11:47

Mozambique: Cabinet appoints power utility CEO

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican cabinet has appointed Aly Morola Impija as the new Chief Executive Officer of the country's state power utility, Electricidade de Mocambique (EDM)).

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22-Jan-2019 to 08:41

Zimbabwe: President Mnangagwa cancels Davos trip

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Online news media Tuesday report that Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa has cancelled his trip to Davos, and is rushing home where there is unrest over a recent increase in fuel prices.

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21-Jan-2019 to 16:34

Guinea: Electoral commission members sworn in

APA-Conakry (Senegal) — The 17 commissioners of the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) in Guinea, recently appointed by President Alpha Condé, were sworn in on Monday, APA can report.

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21-Jan-2019 to 08:02

Senegal: Constitutional Council confirms 5 presidential candidates

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Oumar Dembélé — The Constitutional Council in Senegal Sunday evening announced that the incumbent Macky Sall, Idrissa Seck, Ousmane Sonko, Madické Niang and Elhadji Issa Sall are the five candidates, who were deemed to have fulfilled the criteria and are fit to be presidential candidates, in the February 24 election.

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20-Jan-2019 to 12:30

South Africa: Foreign nationals protest against Zimbabwe violence in Durban

APA-Durban (South Africa) — A small group of foreign nationals residing in South Africa picketed outside Durban’s City Hall on Saturday to protest against the Zimbabwe government’s crackdown and Internet shutdown in the country.

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20-Jan-2019 to 11:49

Tshisekedi is winner of presidential election – DRC Court

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Constitutional Court in the Democratic Republic of Congo, DRC, has declared that the opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi is the winner of the presidential election.

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18-Jan-2019 to 12:19

South African prisoners to register for 2019 polls – IEC

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Some 160,000 prisoners in South Africa will have an opportunity to register to vote in the forthcoming national and provincial elections slated for April or May 2019, the country’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has said.

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