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    • WHO urges family support for diabetes patients

      APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — As countries around the world observe “World Diabetes Day,” Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, has stressed the need...

    • Kenya looks to coast guard to stem revenue loss

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya is now set to join a group of elite African countries with highly specialized service guarding territorial waters with the planned launch of the coast guard service, the gove...

    • Kabila's 'anointed successor' consults Namibian leader

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, the presidential candidate for the ruling People's Party for Reconstruction and Democracy (PPRD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday briefed...

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    31-Oct-2018 to 19:15

    Morocco: New entry regulation for nationals from three nations

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco has introduced a new regulation for the entry of visitors from three countries namely Equatorial Guinea, Brazzaville Congo and Mali, APA can report Wednesday.

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    19-Oct-2018 to 10:45

    Over 20,000 Mozambicans deported from neighbouring countries

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — More than 20,000 Mozambicans were deported from neighbouring countries during the first nine months of 2018 for allegedly for staying without proper documentation, an official said on Friday.

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    17-Oct-2018 to 18:50

    DR Congo protests ‘brutal’ Angola expulsions

    APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — Kinshasa has sent a strongly-worded official protest to Luanda, demanding explanation over what it called the brutal expulsion in recent weeks of its citizens from neighbouring Angola.

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    08-Oct-2018 to 12:34

    Around 150 Ugandans deported from UAE

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s foreign affairs ministry has confirmed that more than 150 Ugandans have been deported from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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    26-Sep-2018 to 13:41

    S/Africa eases visa requirements for tourists

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Foreign nationals travelling to South Africa will no longer be required to have unabridged certificates for their minor children upon arrival in the country, Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has announced.

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    21-Sep-2018 to 12:42

    S/Africa’s visa rules reviewed to boost tourism, says Ramaphosa

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Reviewing South Africa’s visa regulation is one of the integral measures to be taken soon in an attempt to resuscitate the country’s stressed economy, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.

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    19-Sep-2018 to 18:41

    Morocco vows more crackdown on illegal migration

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The authorities have resolved to come down hard on illegal migration networks active on the internet, tempting young people to leave the country aboard makeshift dinghies in exchange for money to be paid to smugglers.

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