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    • Senegalese students demand ministers’ resignation

      APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Hundreds of university students took to the streets of the Senegalese capital Dakar on Thursday, demanding the resignation of three ministers they blamed for the death of their pee...

    • Mbabane: EU ploughs $22, 000 into new school syllabus

      APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The European Union has contributed $21 739 towards Competency Based Education and also commended the inclusion of pupils with special needs in eSwatini.

    • Juba: IGAD push for female VP

      APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) an honest broker in South Sudan’s quest for lasting peace has urged parties to its conflict to nominate a woman as Vice-Presid...


    22-Mar-2017 to 12:53

    S/Africa: Zuma salutes heroes who fought for human rights

    APA-King William’s Town (South Africa) — President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to South Africa’s national heroes who fought for the country’s liberation during daylong Human Rights Day celebrations held in King William’s Town on Tuesday.

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    02-Mar-2017 to 20:46

    Ethiopia fetes 121st year of military victory over Italy

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Thursday colorfully commemorated the 121st anniversary of a shock military victory at Adwa against an invading force from Italy in 1896.

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    01-Mar-2017 to 18:30

    Ethiopia to mark 19th century defeat of Italian invasion

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s military victory over an Italian invasion in the battle of Adwa in 1896 will be commemorated on Thursday.

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    13-Dec-2016 to 13:32

    Liberian leader dedicates memorial bell tower as symbol of peace

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — -Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has on Sunday dedicated a Memorial Bell and Peace Tower carved out of parts of AK-47 rifles that were used during the civil war in Liberia, which she described as a of peace.

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    07-Dec-2016 to 15:02

    South Africa to commemorate 20th anniversary of its Constitution - Presidency

    APA-Pretoria (South African) — South African President Jacob Zuma will on Saturday lead the commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the new South African Constitution, a legal document considered to be one of the most progressive in the world, the presidency has said here Wednesday.

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    06-Dec-2016 to 09:39

    Zuma calls on S/Africans to keep Mandela's legacy alive

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has called on fellow citizens to recommit to unity to build the country in order to keep the late President Nelson Mandela's legacy of nation-building alive.

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    01-Dec-2016 to 15:28

    Prominent Senegalese sculptor Ousmane Sow dies in Dakar

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) - — The famous Senegalese sculptor Ousmane Sow, who revealed to the world through his series of large sculptures “the Noubas,” “Masai,” “Fulani,” and “Zulus,” died on Thursday in Dakar at the age of 81.

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