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    • European investor set to establish Rwanda football academy

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) and INEOS Europa AG on Wednesday sealed a partnership to establish a multi-million football academy in the East African country.

    • Botswana lifts hunting ban

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has lifted a contentious ban on trophy hunting, a senior official announced on Wednesday.

    • Senegal’s gold exports hit upward trajectory

      APA- Dakar (Senegal) By Massamba Sall — Senegal’s raw gold exports at the end of March 2019 increased by CFA15.149 billion (about $25.753 million) compared with the same period in 2018, according to data established by g...


    24-Dec-2018 to 17:11

    Mautitania: Nouadhibou Free Zone invests $286M

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — The Nouadhibou Free Zone (NFZ) in Mauritania has invested some 10.4 billion ouguiya MRUs ($286 million) since its creation five years ago, its president Mohamed Ould Daf has said.

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    21-Dec-2018 to 17:05

    Mauritania, Senegal agree on gas field exploitation

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — The Mauritanian and Senegalese presidents Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz and Macky Sall on Friday in Nouakchott presided at the signing of documents for the exploitation of the Grand Tortue-Ahmeyim gas field, situated between the two countries.

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    18-Dec-2018 to 18:14

    Mauritania, Senegal discuss fisheries agreement

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — Mauritanian and Senegalese delegations began talks on Tuesday in Nouakchott on how to implement the bilateral fisheries agreement signed in July 2018.

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    14-Dec-2018 to 13:30

    Mauritania: Livestock contributes 24% to GDP

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — Livestock contributes 24 percent to Mauritania's GDP and also provides 14.6 percent of employment opportunities.

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    14-Dec-2018 to 11:56

    Nouakchott Regional Council gets €550,000 from EU

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — The European Union (EU) has granted €550,000 to the Nouakchott Regional Council to help it improve the living condition of the inhabitants of the Mauritanian capital.

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    11-Dec-2018 to 14:13

    Mining conference opens in Nouakchott

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — The 5th edition of the International Mining and Petroleum Development Exhibition in Mauritania, known as “Mauritanides,” opened on Tuesday in Nouakchott.

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    08-Dec-2018 to 12:46

    1,500+ participants expected at Nouakchott mining exhibition

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — More than 1,500 participants are expected to attend the 5th edition of the International Mining and Petroleum Exhibition, Mauritanides 2018, which opens Tuesday in Nouakchott.

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