14-Jan-2019 to 19:19

Guinea as beacon of African mining - Minister

APA-Conakry (Guinea) By Sadjo Diallo — Guinea’s minister of Mines has described his country as a beacon for the future vision of Africa’s extractive industry.

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14-Jan-2019 to 18:02

Let’s unite to meet expectations, Weah exhorts lawmakers

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah has called for increased collaboration and coordination among the three branches of government in order to successfully tackle challenges facing the country and to meet the expectations of the Liberian people.

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14-Jan-2019 to 17:12

Senegal and EU sign poll observation accord

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — Senegal and the European Union have signed an agreement in Dakar that will allow for the bloc to send observers in next month’s presidential election.

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14-Jan-2019 to 16:58

UEMOA: Business hits favorable trend in November

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Massamba Sall — The business climate in the countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) returned to favorable trends in late November 2018, after a slight blip in October 2018, APA learned Monday from Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO).

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14-Jan-2019 to 14:07

Mauritania: Opposition against move to amend constitution

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — Mauritanian opposition parliamentarians are against attempts by their colleagues in the majority camp to amend the country’s constitution, to legitimize a third term for President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.

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14-Jan-2019 to 13:25

Constitutional Council issues provisional list of candidates for presidential el...

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Oumar Dembélé — With the presidential election in Senegal set for February 24, and just six weeks away, the Constitutional Council in Dakar on Monday issued a provisional list of five candidates deemed qualified to participate in the scheduled poll.

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14-Jan-2019 to 10:52

Liberia, extractive firm sign $250m gold mining deal

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Government of Liberia and Hummingbird Resources Inc. have signed a Gold-Mineral Development Agreement worth over US$250million to develop the largest gold mine in the Southeast and Liberia at large.

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