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    • Zimbabwe books place at AFCON 2019 finals

      APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe booked a place at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Egypt, courtesy of a 2-0 win over the Republic of Congo in a Group G tie played at the National Sport Stadium in...

    • Qualifier: Ghana U-23s wallop Gabon 4-0

      APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s U-23 national team the Black Meteors took a giant step toward qualifying for the Under 23 AFCON in Egypt after walloping Gabon 4-0 in a game played at the Accra Sports Stad...

    • Namibia through to Afcon tournament despite defeat

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has qualified to the 2019 African Cup of Nations (Afcon) finals in Egypt, despite suffering a heavy defeat by Zambia in Lusaka on Saturday night.


    22-Mar-2019 to 16:53

    Botswana govt in jitters over assassination claims

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government on Friday owned up to being jittery over reports that there is a plot to assassinate some public figures.

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    22-Mar-2019 to 13:17

    Gabon’s President to return home after three months in Morocco

    APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba will be back in his country on Saturday, after a convalescence of nearly three months spent in Morocco, the Presidency announced in a statement on Thursday.

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    21-Mar-2019 to 14:57

    CAR protagonists agree to reconstitute govt

    APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpe — The consultation between stakeholders involved in the peace and reconciliation accord in the Central African Republic ended on Wednesday evening with an agreement to reconstitute the government of Prime Minister Firmin Ngrébada.

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    20-Mar-2019 to 14:22

    Sierra Leone opposition demands electionl chief's resignation

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s main opposition All People’s Congress (APC) will not participate in any future elections under the current head of the National Electoral Commission (NEC), the party has said.

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    19-Mar-2019 to 19:39

    Botswana legislator flees over assassination fears

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Assistant Minister of Finance Samson Moyo Guma has reportedly skipped the country after claims emerged that he was to be assassinated, local newspaper reported Tuesday.

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    19-Mar-2019 to 14:23

    CAR’s Parliament discusses new electoral code

    APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — Members of the Central African Republic (CAR) National Assembly on Tuesday began to examine the new electoral code submitted to them by the government, APA can report.

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    18-Mar-2019 to 18:22

    Guinea Bissau PM poised for second oath

    APA-Bissau (GBissau) By Nouha Mancaly — Domingos Simões Pereira, is expected to take his second oath as Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau and take office later this week, APA learned on Monday from official sources.

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