03-Feb-2023 to 15:30

FESPACO: Mali replaces Togo as guest of honour

APA - Ouagadougou (Togo) — Togo is no longer the guest of honour of the 28th edition of the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (FESPACO).

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03-Feb-2023 to 12:09

S/Leone: Children injured as stadium railing collapses

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — Several children have been injured after a railing collapsed on Thursday at a stadium in Sierra Leone’s southern city of Bo where President Julius Maada Bio and First Lady, Fatima Maada Bio were taking part in an event to distribute free sanitary pads.

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02-Feb-2023 to 16:11

Making Africa's food systems more resilient (Interview)

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — In this exclusive interview with APA on the sidelines of the Dakar 2 Summit on Food Sovereignty and Resilience, Hailemariam Dessalegn, the chairman of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), calls for more coordination, policies and investments in the agricultural sector and the transformation of food systems to guard against exogenous shocks.

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02-Feb-2023 to 12:48

Civilians shot dead by Burkina army - sources

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — A dozen people, including women, were shot at by an Burkinabe army escort unit, according to multiple sources.

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01-Feb-2023 to 14:15

The endangered future of Senegal's Pink Lake

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The world-famous body of salt water, located some 30 kilometers from Dakar, has lost its lustre to the great dismay of the communities living around this once breathtaking tourist attraction.

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31-Jan-2023 to 17:58

Africa to create environment for electric vehicles

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA) will provide a technical assistance grant of one million dollars to the Green Mobility Facility for Africa (GMFA).

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31-Jan-2023 to 17:46

Burkina PM to meet Captain Traore in Bamako

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Prime Minister of Burkina Faso, Apollinaire Kyelem de Tambela, is due to meet with the President of the Malian Transition, Assimi Goita.

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