21-Mar-2015 to 15:08

Hage Geingob sworn in as Namibia’s new president

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Hage Geingob has been sworn in as the new president of Namibia at a ceremony witnessed by close to 20 000 people at the Windhoek’s Independence Stadium on Saturday.

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20-Mar-2015 to 12:51

Gambian in UK praises Jammeh's amnesty to dissidents

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A Gambian in the United Kingdom has expressed appreciation to the Gambian leader Yaya Jammeh, for granting amnesty to many dissidents based in the west.

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18-Mar-2015 to 11:49

Senegal arrests lawyer of ex-president's son

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegalese authorities have arrested Amadou Sall, a lawyer for Karim Wade, a former president's son who is on trial on corruption charges, reports said on Wednesday.

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18-Mar-2015 to 10:38

S/Sudan's Kiir to deliver historical address today

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan government has announced that South Sudan President Salva Kiir Myardit will deliver historical address to the South Sudan nation on Wednesday.

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18-Mar-2015 to 09:59

Sudan pardons five rebel leaders convicted of death penalty

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan’s president Omer Al-Bashir has pardoned five rebel leaders convicted of death in the country, reports said on Tuesday.

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18-Mar-2015 to 09:52

South Sudan parliament to extend Kiir’s term

APA-Juba (south Sudan) — South Sudan parliament plans to amend the country’s constitution to extend the President’s term after the general elections due to take place in June was adjourned.

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14-Mar-2015 to 19:14

Sudanese rebels launch military campaign to protest April election

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese rebels have launched a military campaign to protest the coming presidential election scheduled to take place in April, reports said on Saturday.

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