15-Nov-2019 to 11:53

Guinean gov't rubbishes AI report

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The government in Conakry has strongly rejected a report by Amnesty International on the human rights situation in Guinea, on the grounds that its contents had been “insufficiently verified and cross-checked.”

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14-Nov-2019 to 19:33

Conakry student killed during opposition demo

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Running street battles between the police and supporters of the National Front for the Defence of the Constitution (FNDC) in Guinea has left at least one person dead in the capital Conakry.

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14-Nov-2019 to 18:31

Ethiopia to charge 68 'coup suspects'

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Federal Attorney General has told journalists in Addis Ababa on Thursday that it has finalised preparations to file a lawsuit against 68 people on suspicion of participating in an abortive coup attempt and subsequent killings in June this year.

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14-Nov-2019 to 17:49

Kagame talks tough against Rwanda 'saboteurs'

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame said on Thursday that there are negative forces hiding behind politics, freedom and democracy to undermine his country's national security.

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14-Nov-2019 to 17:38

Guinea police disperse opposition protesters in Conakry

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — A protest by supporters of the National Front for the Defence of the Constitution (FNDC), which began at the intersections of Conakry's Gbessia airport on Wednesday morning has been dispersed by the police in the Kondébougni district using tear gas.

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14-Nov-2019 to 14:24

ECOWAS top military mission in Bissau to brief protagonists

APA - Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — A senior military mission deployed by the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) and led by the Head of the regional organization’s standby force, Brigadier General Usman Abdulmumuni Yusuf, arrived on Thursday in Bissau for a two-day visit during which it will meet with President José Mario Vaz, an official source told APA.

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13-Nov-2019 to 14:53

eSwatini demo demands regime change

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The first day of a planned series of demonstrations against the current system of government in the kingdom of eSwatini began in Mbabane on Wednesday with a heavy security presence in the streets of the capital.

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