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    13-Jan-2018 to 17:02

    Overseas aid to Burkina topped CFA600 bln in 2016

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has received CFA650 billion from Official Development Assistance (ODA) in 2016, the country’s Economy and Finance ministry said.

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    13-Jan-2018 to 13:59

    Ghana Trade minister grilled over alleged racketeering

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s Trade and Industry Minister Mr. Kwadwo Alan Kyerematen has appeared before a parliamentary committee set to probe an alleged cash-for-seat involving business expatriates.

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    12-Jan-2018 to 15:05

    Ghana: Anti-graft crusader appointed special prosecutor

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana on Thursday afternoon scored another major political point with the appointment of opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) anti-corruption crusader, Mr. Martin Alamisi Amidu as Special Prosecutor by President Nana Akufo-Addo.

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    12-Jan-2018 to 12:03

    Ex-Gendarmerie commander, three others jailed for 10 years

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — A former commander of the Armored Squadron Group (GEB) of the Ivorian Gendarmerie, Jean-Noël Abéhi, and three co-defendants convicted of “conspiracy against State authority,” were Thursday sentenced to 10 years in prison.

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    11-Jan-2018 to 21:23

    Death toll from Casamance carnage reaches 14

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The death toll from the January 6 killings in the forest of Boffa Bayotte in southern Senegal (Casamance) has risen to 14 after the discovery on Thursday of the remains of a man who went missing shorty after the incident.

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    11-Jan-2018 to 19:02

    Sierra Leone: Journos unveil election monitoring body

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leone Association of Journalists (SLAJ) has unveiled a committee tasked with monitoring the media as part of an initiative designed to ensure an impartial reportage of this year’s general elections.

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    11-Jan-2018 to 18:19

    Sierra Leone: Islam remarks ‘misrepresented’

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Amidst threats of a nationwide protest by the Muslim community, the Political Parties Registration Commission (PPRC) of Sierra Leone has issued what sounded like an apology, saying it never intended to associate Islam with terrorism.

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