15-Jul-2016 to 15:16

Mozambique deports 23 undocumented migrants

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's National Service of Migration says it has deported 23 foreigners of various nationalities accused of committing immigration offenses, especially use of fake travel documentation or lack of visas, APA can report on Friday.

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14-Jul-2016 to 11:45

S/Africa: Zuma ‘does not understand blacks who vote for opposition DA’

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma, 22 years after his country adapted democratic politics, has said that he still does not understand why some black people in the country vote for the main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) in elections.

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13-Jul-2016 to 18:37

Botswana parliament: Projectiles rain on Deputy Speaker

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Projectiles have rained on the Deputy Speaker of the Botswana Parliament Kagiso Molatlhegi during heated exchanges between parliamentarians on Wednesday.

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13-Jul-2016 to 16:35

‘Biased’ Amnesty Int’l under fire from Egypt

APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Egypt has dismissed Amnesty International as deeply political and partial in its regular reports on human rights situations around the world.

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13-Jul-2016 to 15:37

Zimbabweans besiege Harare court in solidarity with rights activist

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Thousands of Zimbabweans besieged the Harare Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday to show solidarity with a young religious leader arrested for challenging President Robert Mugabe’s leadership.

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13-Jul-2016 to 09:51

Ghana’s ex-president Kufuor denies Mugabe snub to step down

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Former President John Agyekum Kufuor on Wednesday denied claims by former President Jerry John Rawlings that he and ex-Nigerian President Olusegun Obansanjo were sent to talk to Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to step down.

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13-Jul-2016 to 09:29

Mozambicans invade sugarcane fields to escape from Renamo attacks

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Sugarcane fields at Mafambisse and Marromeu sugar complexes in Mozambique’s central province of Sofala are being invaded by locals in search of survival, following attacks by armed militias linked to the country’s main opposition Renamo party, APA can report.

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