12-Feb-2019 to 06:16

S/Africa deposits AfCFTA instrument of ratification

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has handed over to the African Union South Africa’s deposit of instruments on the ratification of the African Free Continental Trade Area (AfCFTA) on the sidelines of the 32nd ordinary session of assembly of the AU in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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11-Feb-2019 to 12:54

Botswana becomes 51st country to sign AfCFTA Agreement

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, making Botswana the 51st country to sign the pact that seeks to create an enlarged African market.

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02-Feb-2019 to 16:01

Kagame takes over as EAC chair

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — East African Community leaders have lauded the regional body for the role it has played towards improving the economies of member countries.

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01-Feb-2019 to 20:08

Rwandan leader in Arusha for EAC Summit

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan president Paul Kagame arrived in Arusha, northern Tanzania on Friday to attend the 20th Ordinary Summit of the East African Community (EAC) Heads of State.

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01-Feb-2019 to 18:39

CEMAC: Summit for more integration opens in Malabo, Tuesday

APA – Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — A meeting on further integration within the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) zone opens in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea next Tuesday.

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28-Jan-2019 to 10:21

Masisi bullish about investment spin-offs from WEF

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi is optimistic that Botswana’s first-ever participation at the just-ended World Economic Forum in Switzerland will bring investors to the southern African country, APA learned here Monday.

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21-Jan-2019 to 16:21

Landmark Senegambia bridge inaugurated

APA-Farafenni (By Kebba Ansu Manneh, The Gambia) — Gambia’s President Adama Barrow and his Senegalese counterpart Macky Sall have officially inaugurated a 1.8 km bridge, realizing a decades-old ambition to ease long-standing constraints in the movement of peoples from both banks of the River Gambia.

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