13-Aug-2019 to 17:45

Nkrumah’s daughter slams renaming of public institutions

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Samia Nkrumah, the daughter of Ghana's founding president Kwame Nkrumah, has launched a stinging attack on the government's decision to rename public institutions after former politicians describing it as misplaced priority.

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12-Aug-2019 to 13:08

Arab Spring masterminds behind planned Zimbabwe protests – Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government said on Monday some foreign nationals, including one of the masterminds of the recent Sudan anti-government protests, were assisting the opposition in its plot to destabilise the southern African country.

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08-Aug-2019 to 12:41

Liberian leader vows to achieve national transformation

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President George Weah says improving feeder and primary road infrastructure, the agriculture sector, and markets are priorities of the government’s development framework, the Pro-poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development (PAPD).

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08-Aug-2019 to 11:57

Who were Gambia’s feared Junglers?

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Some detained ex-members of former president Yahya Jammeh’s infamous paramilitary death squad are being considered for release after owning up to their roles in killings but who were Gambia’s feared Junglers?

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07-Aug-2019 to 17:58

Khama-backed party: a game changer in Botswana politics?

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has been dominating the country’s political landscape since the country gained independence from Britain in 1966. In fact, the country’s elections have for the greater part of its post-independence history literary been a one-party show.

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07-Aug-2019 to 12:49

Kenya’s speaker of parliament throws out MP with five-month old son

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Presiding Speaker of Kenya’s National Assembly in Nairobi, Chris Omulele on Wednesday morning shocked the country when he ordered orderlies to throw out Kwale Woman representative, Zulekha Hassan for entering the chambers with her 5- month old son.

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06-Aug-2019 to 09:52

Sierra Leone's President imposes freeze on foreign travels for government offici...

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's President Julius Masada Bio has slammed a temporary suspension of overseas travel by all government officials.

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