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    • Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the se...

    • Big diamond discovered in Botswana

      APA-Gaborone(Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara Diamond Corp late Thursday announced the recovery of a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever discovered from its 100% owned Ka...

    • SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.

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    26-Apr-2018 to 19:09

    Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the second liberation in the 1990s.

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    26-Apr-2018 to 18:48

    SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.

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    26-Apr-2018 to 12:46

    Guinea Bissau gets new Cabinet

    APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau, in an official decree announced Wednesday evening a new government comprising 18 ministers and eight secretaries of state.

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    26-Apr-2018 to 09:20

    Masisi unfazed by presidential succession dispute

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Thursday that he welcomes a case in which his presidency is being questioned, saying it enhances democracy.

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    25-Apr-2018 to 19:26

    Senegal: Opposition takes presidential funding controversy to court

    APA – Dakar (Senegal) — The Senegalese opposition under the umbrella Democratic and Social Front for National Resistance (FDSRN) will resort to the country’s Constitutional Council on Thursday to challenge the draft law on the sponsorship of candidatures for future presidential elections.

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    25-Apr-2018 to 14:21

    Ethiopia honours former PM with highest national award

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed has honoured his predecessor, Hailemariam Desalegn, with the country’s highest national award.

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    24-Apr-2018 to 20:56

    Late Tshisekedi’s son to run for DRC presidency

    APA - Kinshasa (DR Congo) — Felix Tshisekedi, the son of the late Congolese opposition leader, Etienne Tshisekedi on Tuesday announced his candidacy to run for president in the DR Congo.

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