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    03-Oct-2014 to 18:39

    Former Rwandan presidential guard sentenced to life over terrorism

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan High military Court has handed down life sentences to the former officer of the presidential guard, Lt. Joel Mutabazi who was accused of terrorism and plotting attacks on the state while masterminding several grenade attacks, a judicial source revealed Friday in Kigali.

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    02-Oct-2014 to 19:14

    Ivory Coast Ble Goude denies stoking post-vote violence

    APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Charles Ble Goude, appearing in front of the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes against humanity, told the court on Thursday that he was not a "criminal", arguing that the prosecutor was 'wrongly accusing him'.

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    01-Oct-2014 to 11:39

    Nigerian Senate stops electoral body from creating new polling units

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s upper legislative body, the Senate has ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to stop the implementation of the controversial policy of creation of additional polling units across the country.

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    01-Oct-2014 to 10:37

    Mozambican leader returns donated vehicle

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican President Armando Guebuza will return a luxury car offered to him as a gift by the Confederation of Mozambican Business Associations (CTA) last week, his office announced here Tuesday.

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    29-Sep-2014 to 10:36

    Libyan parties agree to convene national dialogue

    APA -Tripoli- (Libya) — The UN Mission for Support in Libya has confirmed the holding of a dialogue conference between the different parties in the Libyan conflict in the city of Ghadames (near the Algerian boarder) south-east of Tripoli on Monday.

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    29-Sep-2014 to 10:33

    New Libyan cabinet sworn

    APA-Tripoli- (Libya) — The new Libyan cabinet formed by Prime Minister, Abdullah Al Thinni was worn-in Sunday after approval by the House of Representatives sitting in the eastern city of Tubruk.

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    27-Sep-2014 to 10:48

    Mozambique electoral body disappointed over political violence

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's national Elections Commission, CNE says it is disappointed by political leaders’ response to appeals to end violence in the election campaign, reports said on Saturday.

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