05-Feb-2019 to 20:06

Sierra Leone to establish School of Diplomacy to train career diplomats

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone has announced plans to establish a dedicated school that will train career diplomats in line with the goal of the current government’s foreign policy of development and economic diplomacy.

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05-Feb-2019 to 19:58

UAE-based AMEA Power explores Sierra Leone’s investment opportunities

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The United Arab Emirates-based AMEA Power, an energy producing giant, is exploring investment opportunities in Sierra Leone, a top official disclosed on Tuesday.

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05-Feb-2019 to 16:37

Ghana: Opposition MPs snub bye-election winner

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s opposition MPs on Tuesday walked out of parliament in protest as Mrs Lydia Seyram Alhassan was being sworn in as the representative for Ayawaso West Wuogon constituency in Accra.

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05-Feb-2019 to 13:03

Liberia’s logging sector to get $7m from Morocco

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Chief Executive Officer and Founder of the Holmarcom Group, Mr. Mohammed Bensalah, has expressed interest to invest over seventy million United States dollars in Liberia’s logging sector in Gola Konneh District, Grand Cape Mount County in western Liberia.

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05-Feb-2019 to 10:28

S/Leone First Lady eyes 300-bed cancer diagnostic center

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s First Lady has unveiled an ambitious three-year cancer impact campaign that include sensitization on lifestyles that prevent the disease and testing and treatment facilities for cancer.

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04-Feb-2019 to 20:21

Senegal: Macky Sall boasts of achievements on campaign trail

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — President Macky Sall, who will seek reelection when Senegal goes to the polls on 24 February was on the campaign trail in the northwestern town of Kebemer, on Monday afternoon, boasting of his achievements during his first term in office.

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04-Feb-2019 to 20:09

Mali mayor inadvertently shot dead

APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — The mayor of Anderaboukane, a locality in the north of Mali has been inadvertently shot dead by government troops who opened fire on his vehicle when he apparently disregarded an order to stop.

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