17-Mar-2020 to 17:47

Ivorian parliament adopts amended constitution

APA-Yamoussoukro (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian legislators and senators in the administrative capital Yamoussoukro on Tuesday adopted the draft law amending the constitution with 246 votes in favour, 2 votes against, APA learned from official sources.

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17-Mar-2020 to 12:12

S/Africa’s ruling ANC postpones meetings over coronavirus

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has postponed all party meetings “until further notice” due to the deadly coronavirus pandemic, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Tuesday.

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16-Mar-2020 to 10:58

Botswana: Masisi officially kicks Khama out of ruling party

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi has officially terminated former president Ian Khama’s membership of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP), APA learnt here Monday.

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13-Mar-2020 to 20:14

Malawi's Mutharika dissolves cabinet

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi President Peter Mutharika on Friday dissolved his cabinet with immediate effect.

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12-Mar-2020 to 21:12

Sudan: Picking up the pieces from a failed assassination bid

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese government has been picking up the pieces from Monday's failed assassination bid on Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdook who survived a bomb blast by the skin of his teeth.

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11-Mar-2020 to 15:50

Mali's lead jihadist's terms for dialogue

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The main Malian jihadist leader, Iyad Ag-Ghali in principle backs dialogue with the authorities in Bamako but this comes with some conditions.

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11-Mar-2020 to 15:17

Malawi: Rights activists arrested over anti-Mutharika protests

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi police have arrested three human rights activists for allegedly inciting violence after they announced plans to march on the presidential palace to force President Peter Mutharika to sign a electoral reforms bill passed by parliament last month.

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