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    03-Jun-2019 to 14:18

    Botswana leader issues party exit threat if...

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Monday revealed that he is likely to quit the leadership of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) should the party lose the upcoming general elections.

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    03-Jun-2019 to 11:59

    Sierra Leone: Opposition to challenge court’s ruling on MPs seat

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s main opposition All Peoples Congress (APC) said on Monday it is challenging Friday’s ruling which stripped it of 10 seats in Parliament and removed its majority hold on the House.

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    01-Jun-2019 to 09:45

    Africa stage Palestine solidarity protests

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Thousands took to the streets in Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa on Friday in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian struggle against Israeli occupation.

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    31-May-2019 to 18:20

    New Sierra Leone MPs sworn-in

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s ruling party wasted no time on Friday to swear in nine new Members of Parliament following a court verdict that stripped the main opposition of the seats.

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    31-May-2019 to 12:56

    Late Etienne Tshisekedi lying in state at Kinshasa stadium

    APA Congo (Kinshasa) By Mathias Odiekila — The mortal remains of Etienne Tshisekedi, which arrived in the Congolese capital Kinshasa on Thursday night from Belgium was on Friday taken to lie in state at Martyrs Stadium.

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    30-May-2019 to 22:56

    Botswana: Disaffected ruling party members create splinter

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has officially split with its former members now confirming that they are the once behind the establishment of a new political party, APA can reveal Thursday.

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    30-May-2019 to 14:09

    Algeria investigates death of hunger striker

    APA-Algiers (Algeria) — The Algerian government says it is investigating the death of a political activist who went on hunger strike while in detention.

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