28-May-2019 to 14:42

Malawi's Mutharika sworn-in for second term

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — Just hours after being declared winner of the country’s hard-fought presidential elections, Malawi President Peter Mutharika was sworn-in for his second term at a colourful ceremony held at a stadium in Blantyre on Tuesday.

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27-May-2019 to 00:18

S/Africa: No Cabinet announcement on Monday - presidency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — There will be no cabinet announcement on Monday as speculated in the media, the presidency said on Sunday.

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24-May-2019 to 22:12

S/Africa: Ombudsman faults minister for improper retirement pay

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane (Ombudsman) on Friday faulted Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan for approving early retirement pay to Ivan Pillay, a former senior official who retired from the South African Revenue Service (SARS) years ago.

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24-May-2019 to 11:36

Liberia declares May 25 as ‘Africa Day’

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah has by Proclamation declared Saturday, May 25, as “Africa Day” and is to be observed throughout the Republic as a “Working Holiday”.

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23-May-2019 to 17:44

Bissau: Pereira favourite for PM role

APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — President José Mario Vaz plans to appoint Domingos Simões Pereira as the new Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau, the President of the Council of Women Facilitators of the National Dialogue disclosed on Thursday.

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23-May-2019 to 12:40

Sierra Leone: Three-day National Peace Conference commences

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A much anticipated conference designed to foster peace and cohesion has commenced in Freetown on Thursday.

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23-May-2019 to 11:37

New cabinet to work with all S/Africans – Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Newly elected South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said his forthcoming cabinet would work with all citizens of different political persuasions to move the country forward.

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