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    22-Jul-2018 to 14:14

    Guillaume Soro mulls presidential ambition

    APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — Ivory Coast's Guillaume Soro has spoken of a possible future ambition to bid for the Ivorian presidency in the 2020 presidential election.

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    21-Jul-2018 to 15:32

    Togo slaps temporary ban on street demos

    APA-Lomé (Togo) — Togo has announced a temporary ban on street demonstrations from July 23 to August 1, when a series of international activities would be held in the country.

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    20-Jul-2018 to 07:48

    Ex-opposition activists form S/Africa's newest party – Report

    APA-Durban (South Africa) — Two former opposition Economic Front Leaders in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Province have formed a new political party, allegedly after consulting former president Jacob Zuma for advice for the move, a press report has said.

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    18-Jul-2018 to 18:10

    Scheme underway to monitor President Weah's poll promises

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A scheme to track and monitor President George Weah's campaign promises and projects through an online system, has been launched by the National Youth Movement for Transparent Election (NAYMOTE) in Liberia.

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    17-Jul-2018 to 20:50

    Sierra Leone activist arrested over botched demo

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The authorities in Sierra Leone have detained a prominent civil society activist over a botched protest against a hike in the prices of petroleum products.

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    15-Jul-2018 to 15:05

    Brussels to host Somalia partnership conference

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Brussels will play host to a two-day conference bringing together donors, humanitarian and development actors, to deliberate on issues that will catapult Somalia to peace, security, growth and development and sustainability.

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    15-Jul-2018 to 14:57

    Leaked audio: Gambia’s Jammeh unapologetic

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — An audio hitting Gambian social media circles by storm is shedding the first insights into the state of mind of former President Yahya Jammeh almost two years after fleeing his country into exile.

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