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    16-Oct-2014 to 14:13

    Lesotho parliament to reconvene Friday

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Lesotho King Letsie III will on Friday reconvene Parliament to discuss the budget and other related matters including the holding of national elections scheduled for the end of February 2015, the South African Presidency said on Thursday.

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    16-Oct-2014 to 13:49

    Ravalomanana’s arrest in Madagascar saddens SADC - Zuma

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has expressed sadness at the arrest of former President Marc Ravalomanana of Madagascar following his return home recently, APA learns here Thursday.

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    14-Oct-2014 to 12:28

    Former Rwandan PM elected as new Senate president

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) - — Former Rwandan Prime Minister, Bernard Makuza, was on Tuesday elected as the new president of the Senate, an official sources reveal in Kigali.

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    14-Oct-2014 to 09:27

    Rwandan senate set to elect new president

    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — - Members of the Rwandan Senate will hold a special session on Tuesday to elect a new president, who will replace Jean-Damascène Ntawukuliryayo, a long-serving politician who stepped down last September, according to an official statement revealed Monday in Kigali.

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    10-Oct-2014 to 17:06

    Gambia marks 20 years under Jammeh

    APA-Banjul (Gambia) — Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh has marked the 20 year anniversary since his ascension to power in a bloodless coup.

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    09-Oct-2014 to 16:12

    Gambians in exile to discuss country future

    APA-Banjul (Gambian) — Exiled Gambians and stakeholders announced on Thursday that they would hold a forum on what they called "the way forward for The Gambia."

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    09-Oct-2014 to 15:57

    Ghanaian leader swears into office a new trade minister

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaian President John Dramani Mahama on Thursday sworn into office Dr Ekwow Spio Garbrah, a former Chief Executive Officer of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Union as the Minister of Trade and Industry at a short ceremony at the Flagstaff House in Accra.

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