14-Aug-2019 to 15:02

SA frees Ethiopians after mass arrest

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South African police have freed some of the 150 Ethiopians arrested in connection with illegal business dealings including counterfeit products in Johannesburg last week, the Ethiopian Embassy in Pretoria confirmed on Wednesday.

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01-Aug-2019 to 15:45

Botswana: Court confirms fate of Namibian refugees

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — From a distance, Felix Kakula doesn’t look like a man on the run. He could be a Botswana citizen waiting to board a taxi after knocking off from work in the capital city Gaborone. It is only when he recounts the details of his alleged crime that the truth emerges: he is part of refugees from Namibia who, in his own words, risk returning home to face possible prosecution.

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24-Jul-2019 to 14:05

Mozambique hikes cost of entry visas

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government has doubled the cost of entry visas under a decree jointly signed by Economy and Finance Minister Adriano Maleiane and Interior Minister Basilio Monteiro, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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09-Jul-2019 to 14:14

Zimbabwe: Budget airline resumes Victoria Falls-Johannesburg flights

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Budget airline Fastjet Zimbabwe announced on Tuesday that it was resuming flights between the resort town of Victoria Falls and South Africa’s Johannesburg, more than five months after pulling out of the route.

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09-Jul-2019 to 07:47

Harare: KLM cargo plane in mid-air mishap

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A KLM airlines cargo plane was on Monday involved in a mid-air scare after one of its wing flaps dropped as it approached Robert Mugabe International Airport in the Zimbabwean capital Harare.

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05-Jul-2019 to 08:42

Libya mulls shutting down migrant detention centers

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — The Interior minister of Libya's National Accord Government, Fatha Bashaga said Thursday that his government is considering the closure of migration centres in Tripoli in the wake of a deadly air strike which killed scores of migrants earlier this week.

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04-Jul-2019 to 09:51

eSwatini: Bangladeshis detained on suspcion of being trafficked

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Three men of Bangladeshi origin have been detained for two months on suspicion that they were smuggled by their compatriots into eSwatini.

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