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14-Jan-2020 to 12:20

S/Africa to set up business academy to honour tycoon – Ramaphosa

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday paid tribute to the country’s fallen Businessman Richard Maponya, saying his government would set up an entrepreneurship academy in his honour.

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13-Jan-2020 to 13:49

Ethiopia invites S/Africa to develop Mandela heritage site

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has told President Cyril Ramaphosa that the house struggle icon Nelson Mandela used while undergoing military training in Ethiopia should be developed into a heritage site, APA learnt on Monday.

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07-Jan-2020 to 22:25

Rwanda genocide movie to be screened in L.A

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — For the first time, 'The 600' one of the Rwandese movies based on real events of military's third battalion of 600 soldiers of the former rebel now ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) will be screened at the 2019 Pan African Film & Arts Festival, in February in Los Angeles, California, organisers of the event confirmed on Tuesday.

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06-Jan-2020 to 11:14

S/Africa: Ramaphosa pays homage to late businessman

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has expressed condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Richard Maponya as South Africans on Monday mourned the demise of the pioneering black business leader.

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05-Dec-2019 to 14:46

Zimbabwe court appoints executor for Mugabe’s estate

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s High Court on Thursday appointed former president Robert Mugabe’s daughter Bona Chikore as executor of estate of her father who died in September.

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01-Dec-2019 to 12:00

Ethiopia elected into UNESCO World Heritage Committee

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The 22ndGeneral Assembly of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee held in in Paris, France elected Ethiopia as one of its committee members.

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06-Nov-2019 to 16:02

Former UN SG Special Representative for Cote d’Ivoire dies

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Benin’s Albert Tevoedjre, a prominent political figure and former Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General for Cote d’Ivoire, has died in a clinic in Porto-Novo, at the age 90 years.

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