21-Apr-2015 to 10:38

Egyptian court hands 20 year jail term to ex-President Mohamed Morsi

APA- Cairo (Egypt) - — A Criminal court in the Egyptian capital, Cairo has sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to 20 years in jail in connection with the killing by security forces of demonstrators in December 2012 in Cairo, judicial sources announced Tuesday.

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20-Apr-2015 to 16:59

Signatories to Burkinabe transitional charter to organise mass rallies - officia...

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina) — - The signatories to the Burkinabe Transitional Charter are mobilizing for a big rally next Saturday in Ouagadougou and Bobo-Dioulasso, the organizers told a press conference on Sunday in the Burkinabe capital.

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20-Apr-2015 to 16:33

Namibia’s President to deliver first state of the nation’s address

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The Namibian President, Hage Geingob will on Tuesday deliver his first State of the Nation’s Address in the National Assembly, just over a month after his inauguration as the country’s third democratically elected president.

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20-Apr-2015 to 10:44

Former Lesotho minister denies theft allegations

APA- Maseru (Lesotho) — Lesotho’s former minister of Home Affairs, Chief Joang Molapo has strongly refuted allegations that he had stolen government furniture when his term as minister ended and he had to evacuate his ministerial home.

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19-Apr-2015 to 19:38

Former Namibian leader resigns from active politics

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — - Namibia’s former president and the Mo Ibrahim Prize laureate Hifikepunye Pohamba has resigned from active politics, a month after stepping down at the end of his second term as president, APA has learned on Sunday.

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19-Apr-2015 to 14:23

Burkina Faso to host West-African ombudsman on “solidarity mission”

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — - Mediators from the member states of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) countries are expected Monday in Ouagadougou, the Burkinabe capital for a "solidarity mission", official sources told APA.

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19-Apr-2015 to 10:35

Gambian court issues arrest warrant for dissident politician

APA- Banjul (The Gambia) — A magistrates’ court in the Gambian capital, Banjul, on Friday issued an arrest warrant for an exiled Gambian politician who allegedly beat up a close associate of President Yahya Jammeh.

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