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    30-Jan-2019 to 06:09

    S/Africa: Zuma rubbishes Ramaphosa’s 'nine wasted years' jibe

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Jacob Zuma has responded to his successor President Cyril Ramaphosa’s attacks that suggested that Zuma’s term in office was "nine wasted years", saying this was not true.

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    29-Jan-2019 to 18:35

    Botswana leader clashes with party rival

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has clashed with former Foreign minister, Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi who is challenging him for the soul of the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP)'s presidency ahead of its national congress billed for May.

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    29-Jan-2019 to 08:16

    Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa “appalled” by army abuses, orders arrests

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has ordered the arrest of soldiers and police officers engaged in human rights abuses around the country in the aftermath of an anti-government protest that ended two weeks ago.

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    29-Jan-2019 to 07:01

    S/Africa: ‘If you are serious about life, vote for the ANC’, says Zuma

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma has warned ruling African National Congress (ANC) supporters that the party may not perform well in the upcoming elections if they continued to be complacent.

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    28-Jan-2019 to 16:10

    Botswana unions petition Mnangagwa over demo detentions

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Federation of Trade Unions (BFTU) on Monday said they have written to Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa calling on him to release protesters who were recently detained following a protest action against steep fuel prices.

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    26-Jan-2019 to 14:19

    Togo: Re-appointed PM forms new cabinet

    APA, Lome (Togo) by Nephthali Messanh Ledy — President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo has re-appointed Komi Klassou as Prime Minister, who shortly after the decision formed a new cabinet, according to an statement read Thursday evening on the national television, TVT.

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    25-Jan-2019 to 13:24

    Senegal: Presidential Election campaign starts February 3

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Ibrahima Dione — The official campaign period for the presidential election in Senegal will begin on February 3 and ends on February 22, two days before the February 24 election.

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