16-Jan-2019 to 23:36

ICC rejects Prosecutor appeal, confirms Gbagbo, Ble Goude acquittal

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Wednesday rejected an appeal by the prosecutor calling for the continued detention of the former Ivorian president and former leader of the Young Patriots, APA learned from media sources.

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16-Jan-2019 to 23:31

Liberia gets $25m World Bank credit for smallholder agriculture transformation

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit of $25 million for the Smallholder Agriculture Transformation and Agribusiness Revitalization Project (STAR-P) of Liberia.

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16-Jan-2019 to 15:54

Attack in northern Mali kills 20 civilians

APA-Bamako (Mali) — About 20 civilians, all Tuaregs, were reported killed in an attack on Tuesday evening by Daesch elements against the Mèneka Circle (northern Mali), local sources told APA.

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16-Jan-2019 to 14:41

Cote d’Ivoire: Gbagbo’s acquittal triggers angry demo in Abidjan

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Victims of the 2010-2011 post election crisis in Cote d’Ivoire vent their anger Wednesday in Abobo (a popular neighbourhood in northern Abidjan that supports President Alassane Ouattara) in protest against the “immediate acquittal and release” of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo, which was ordered by the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Tuesday.

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16-Jan-2019 to 14:02

ICC prosecutors to appeal Gbagbo’s acquittal

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will appeal the decision to acquit Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Blé Goudé, ICC Deputy Prosecutor Eric McDonald announced on Wednesday.

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16-Jan-2019 to 12:39

Khalifa Sall lodges appeal with Constitutional Council

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Cheikh Diop — Former Dakar mayor Khalifa Sall whose candidacy for the 2019 presidential election in Senegal was rejected by the country’s Constitutional Court has challenged the decision.

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16-Jan-2019 to 11:30

Nigerian firm to build 100 000 housing units in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia's National Housing Authority (NHA) and Chaste Mutual Investment Limited of Nigeria have reached a deal for the construction of 100,000 housing units.

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