08-Jul-2016 to 11:58

Mali: Ex-Azawad insurgent named in new cabinet

APA-Bamako (Mali) — Nina Wallette, an ex member of the Azawad rebel movement has been named in the new Malian cabinet as Handicrafts and Tourism minister.

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07-Jul-2016 to 12:32

Nigeria will remain indivisible - Buhari

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari has vowed to keep Nigeria one and indivisible, warning detractors that the unity of the country is non-negotiable.

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06-Jul-2016 to 15:48

President Kaboré meets Burkina opposition, Thursday

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The President of Burkina Faso, Rock Kabore will meet leaders of the opposition at the Kossyam presidential palace on Thursday to discuss the country’s political situation.

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06-Jul-2016 to 13:00

466 Moroccan inmates benefit from royal clemency

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — In exercise of his prerogative of mercy, King Mohammed VI of Morocco has pardoned 466 prisoners sentenced by the kingdom’s courts, the Justice and Liberties ministry confirmed.

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06-Jul-2016 to 12:53

Mozambique’s Nyusi repeats call for peace

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's President Filipe Nyusi has repeated his call for peace in the Southern African country, where armed militias linked to the opposition Renamo party have been on the rampage.

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05-Jul-2016 to 16:42

Inter-faith prayers as Malawi clocks 52

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawians will on Wednesday mark their country’s 52nd independence anniversary with national prayers as a conscious effort to avoid wasteful extravaganzas.

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04-Jul-2016 to 16:37

Nigeria: Detained ex-ministers granted bail

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Two former ministers facing trial for alleged money laundering were on Monday granted bail by the Lagos Federal High Court.

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