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    26-Apr-2019 to 14:29

    Senegal’s parliament to debate on elimination of PM position

    APA – Dakar (Sénégal) — Senegal’s National Assembly will hold a plenary session on May 4th to debate the elimination of the Prime Minister position, a bill initiated by President Macky Sall.

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    26-Apr-2019 to 07:22

    S/Africa: Zuma used nepotism to make appointments – FW de Klerk

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former president FW de Klerk has sparked a debate following his comments in an interview on eNCA-TV in which he described South Africa under Jacob Zuma's presidency as "nine lost years."

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    25-Apr-2019 to 19:56

    Gambia TRRC: Ex-junta deputy urges Jammeh to testify

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Sanna Sabally, a key member of Gambia’s erstwhile military junta has urged former President Yahya Jammeh to pluck the courage and face the Truth Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) to tell their side of what happened while they were in power.

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    25-Apr-2019 to 12:36

    De Beers bankrolling Botswana ruling party - Opposition

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The opposition Alliance for Progressives (AP) on Thursday claimed that the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) is being financed by diamond mining giant De Beers.

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    24-Apr-2019 to 17:01

    Gambia: Ex-junta deputy takes full responsibility for coup executions

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Sanna B, Sabally who briefly served as the deputy chairman of Gambia’s erstwhile military junta has taken full responsibility for the executions of soldiers accused of leading a foiled coup in November 1994.

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    24-Apr-2019 to 15:19

    Jammeh’s ex-deputy says sorry for junta crimes

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The former deputy chairman of Gambia’s erstwhile military junta has apologized to the nation after owning up to a series of egregious human rights violations including physical torture and executions between July 1994 and January 1995.

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    24-Apr-2019 to 12:46

    Chad sets free Equatorial Guinea politician

    APA-N’Djaména (Chad) — Equatorial Guinea’s politician from the opposition, Andres Esono Ondo, who was detained in N’Djamena for several days, has left Chad on Wednesday, police sources told APA.

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