14-Jan-2019 to 08:43

ICAO designates South Africa regional provider of space weather data

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) has been designated by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as the regional provider of space weather information to the entire aviation sector using African airspace.

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13-Jan-2019 to 06:08

Nigeria: Trial of Chief Justice starts today

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has kicked against the planned trial of Mr. Justice Walter S N Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of the Federation by the Code of Conduct Tribunal.

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12-Jan-2019 to 19:07

Gambia investigates 'suspicious' arms shipment

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambian police say they are investigating a suspicious shipment of arms discovered in a container at the Banjul Port last week.

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12-Jan-2019 to 16:33

Sierra Leone: Parliament summons police chief over ex-VP’s security

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The vexing issue of the removal of state security from former Vice President Samuel Sam-Sumana has reached Sierra Leone’s parliament which has demanded an explanation from the country’s police chief.

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12-Jan-2019 to 16:32

Sierra Leone: New Ecowas project seeks to empower female entrepreneurs

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s First Lady Fatima Bio has called on Sierra Leonean women to take full advantage of a new opportunity provided by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to empowerment themselves through the businesses.

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12-Jan-2019 to 01:39

Sierra Leone toughens up anti-grant rhetorics

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has reiterated his determination to root out corruption in his government, stressing that there will be no impunity for anyone involved in malpractice.

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11-Jan-2019 to 18:36

$2.7b Ibom Deep Seaport to take-off in April

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The $2.5 billion Ibom Deep Seaport, a Public Private Partnership (PPP) project would come to reality on or before April 2019.

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