POLITIQUES | POLITICS

01-Aug-2019 to 14:15

Mauritania’s new president sworn-in

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritania’s new president, Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani was on Thursday officially inaugurated during a solemn ceremony held in Nouakchott, the country’s capital said.

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31-Jul-2019 to 18:31

France issues Cameroon crisis warning

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — France has reiterated its call to the authorities in Cameroon to embark on an all-inclusive political dialogue to end the secessionist conflict raging in its English-speaking regions.

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31-Jul-2019 to 17:17

Sudan: 'Security fears behind' Bashir trial delay

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — A court in the Sudanese capital Khartoum on Wednesday suspended the trial of farmer president Omar al-Bashir, citing security fears.

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30-Jul-2019 to 15:19

Why is anger spilling into Gambian streets?

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Last week witnessed a series of wildcat protests in the streets of The Gambia as political tensions mount four months ahead of the country's so-called hour of truth in December.

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29-Jul-2019 to 14:17

Guinea: Shooting down Conde’s third-term bid

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — While in Senegal, people generally express their discontent with red bands tied to their arms or head-- as advised by former President Abdoulaye Wade (2000-2012)--, in the Republic of Guinea, protesters show their moods by wearing a ‘Cabral’ cap.

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25-Jul-2019 to 20:09

Senior officials suspended over Ethiopia unrest

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian government has suspended senior leadership of Sidama and Hadiya zones, and heads of Hawassa city administration in southern part of the country.

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25-Jul-2019 to 11:12

Tunisian President Béji Caid Essebsi dies

APA-Tunis (Tunisia) — The President of Tunisia Béji Caïd Essebsi has died on Thursday at the age of 92, his office confirmed in a statement.

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