12-Mar-2019 to 13:10

Guinea-Bissau’s ruling party claims victory of legislative poll

APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau’s ruling African Party for the Independence of Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC) has declared that it won Sunday’s parliamentary elections, although the provisional results of these elections are due to be published tomorrow Wednesday by the National Electoral Commission (CNE).

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12-Mar-2019 to 12:59

ECOWAS extols successful conduct of G/Bissau legislative poll

APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — The head of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) electoral observation mission to Guinea-Bissau Kadre Désiré Ouédraogo has warmly congratulated the country on the successful holding of the legislative elections on Sunday.

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11-Mar-2019 to 19:44

Liberia gets $50m EBID fund to finance road infrastructure

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — In a bid to assist the Liberian government’s effort to connect all county capitals by paved roads, the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) has approved a US$50 million for construction of the road in Grand Kru County.

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11-Mar-2019 to 19:24

Benin opposition demo urges all-inclusive polls

APA-Cotonou (Benin) By Ulvaeus Balogoun — Benin’s opposition leaders, whose candidacy applications for the legislative elections were rejected by the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENA) staged a peaceful demonstration on Monday in Cotonou to demand "all-inclusive elections,".

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11-Mar-2019 to 19:01

My detained husband was castrated, female witness tells Gambia’s TRRC

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Kaddy Camara, the wife of late politician, Alhagie Mamadi Sabally has told Gambia’s Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commissions that her husband had lost his manhood after he was tortured and castrated while in detention.

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11-Mar-2019 to 15:57

Senegal’s reelected president begins 'final' term

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — Senegal’s reelected President Macky Sall, has begun his “last” term in office, the Minister and government spokesman Seydou Gueye told APA in an exclusive interview.

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11-Mar-2019 to 12:57

Football: Ghana’s Kotoko fans unimpressed by Al Hilal draw

APA-Kumasi (Ghana) — Fans of Ghana’s Kotoko club football team based in the second largest city, have been largely unimpressed as their team scraped a 1-1 draw at home to Sudanese champions, Al Hilal in Sunday’s CAF Confederation group game.

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