16-Nov-2022 to 10:44

Peacemaking, the pastime for retired African presidents

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Several retired African heads of state have successfully switched to offering services for lasting peace on the continent.

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16-Nov-2022 to 08:40

Russia-Ukraine war: African neutrality holds firm

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — African neutrality in the face of the Russia-Ukraine debacle could not be knocked off its perch nine months into the conflict.

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15-Nov-2022 to 18:13

Ivorian contingent pulls out of MINUSMA

APA - Bamako (Mali) — Faced with Bamako’s intransigence to release its soldiers accused of mercenarism, Cote d’Ivoire has announced the gradual “withdrawal” of its troops from the MINUSMA.

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15-Nov-2022 to 14:42

Peace award to Malian cleric stirs controversy

APA -Bamako (Mali) — On November 9, 30 or so religious and customary authorities, as well as village and neighborhood chiefs of Timbuktu received certificates of recognition from Bakoun Kante, the governor of this province of Mali, for “service rendered in favor of the return of peace and togetherness in the Timbuktu region.

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15-Nov-2022 to 13:12

UK troops to withdraw from Mali

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The announcement of British troops’ withdrawal follows the definitive departure of the French army from Malian territory, according to the English daily The Times.

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14-Nov-2022 to 16:51

Burkina's Capt Traore leads national introspection

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Captain Ibrahim Traore is leading a bold exercise in national self-evaluation through a series of meetings with stakeholders depicting unsettling truths about insecurity in Burkina Faso.

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14-Nov-2022 to 14:56

Ghana sacks under-fire deputy finance minister

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana's beleaguered deputy finance minister Charles Adu Boahen has been sacked by the country's president Nana Akufo-Addo, a statement from the presidency confirmed on Monday.

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