18-Feb-2015 to 11:53

Germany to host Sudanese opposition conference

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Germany is scheduled to host a Sudanese opposition conference later this month, the opposition spokesman disclosed here on Tuesday.

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18-Feb-2015 to 11:14

Sudan gov’t confiscates copies of 14 newspapers

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese government on Monday confiscated copies of 14 newspapers without giving any reasons for its actions.

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18-Feb-2015 to 11:07

Senegal: Prosecution requests for 7 years jail, 250bn francs for Karim Wade

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — - The Special Prosecutor of the Court of Repression of Illicit Enrichment (CREI), Cheikh Tidiane Mara, has on Tuesday requested for seven years imprisonment, a fine of 250 billion CFA francs, the loss of civic and civil rights and confiscation of the properties for Karim Wade.

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17-Feb-2015 to 16:17

Egypt's Morsi to be tried in military court

APA- Cairo (Egypt) — Egypt's public prosecutor has referred 199 people, including former president Mohamed Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood Supreme Guide Mohamed Badie, to military trial, in a decision made on Tuesday.

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16-Feb-2015 to 13:37

Ghana: New Chief of Staff appointed

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama has appointed the Minister for Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Julius Debrah as his new Chief of Staff, the state-owned Daily Graphic newspaper said on Monday.

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14-Feb-2015 to 16:33

War crimes trial of Chad's Habre to go ahead in Senegal

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The special body set up by Senegal within the justice system known as the Extraordinary African Chambers to try Hissène Habré, has said the trial of the former Chadian president would go ahead in Senegal.

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14-Feb-2015 to 14:04

Nigeria: At least 58 die in pre-election violence-NHRC

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) says no fewer than 58 people have been killed in election- related violence in 22 states from Dec. 3, 2014 to date.

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