29-May-2020 to 14:43

Zambia launches trade portal

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia on Friday launched an online trade portal in a move aimed at facilitating access to information on merchandise and non-merchandise trade between the southern African nation and other countries.

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29-May-2020 to 06:48

Ramaphosa supports AU call for debt ‘standstill’ during pandemic

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa said Africa was “encouraged in finding solutions to developing countries’ debt sustainability and related issues” during the coronavirus pandemic as spelled out in a virtual meeting here.

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26-May-2020 to 06:42

‘Use pandemic to create new Africa’ - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The coronavirus pandemic will have a lasting impact on Africa’s ability to meet the aspiration of the African Union’s Agenda 2063 of a peaceful, united and prosperous continent, AU chairperson Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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25-May-2020 to 18:54

African states struggle over citizens' welfare- AU Commission chief

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat said in spite of its huge economic potential, and its rich, young and dynamic human resources, most African countries struggle to cater for the welfare of their populations.

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12-May-2020 to 16:49

ECOWAS Court resumes from extended break Wednesday

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The ECOWAS Community Court of Justice will be resuming its activities on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 after its prolonged break due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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08-May-2020 to 13:05

Namibian ports available for landlocked neighbours amid COVID-19 – Geingob

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia will keep its ports open for international trade to assist its neighbours to continue trading despite the coronavirus lockdowns imposed by most countries, President Hage Geingob said on Friday.

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15-Apr-2020 to 16:32

EAC deploys mobile lab and testing kits to all partner states

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The East African Community under the Mobile Laboratory Project on Wednesday deployed nine mobile laboratories and Coronavirus test kits to all EAC Partner States in a bid to detect and respond to highly infectious diseases such as COVID-19 and Ebola.

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