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    • Ramaphosa visits Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder

      APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa paid a courtesy visit to the home of the founder of the multi-Grammy Award-winning acapella music group Ladysmith Black Mambazo on Saturday.

    • Double joy for S/Africa at Two Oceans Marathon

      APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — There was double joy for South Africa in Saturday’s Two Oceans Marathon in Cape Town, with triple Comrades Marathon champion Bongumusa Mthembu winning the ultra-leg of the men’s se...

    • S/Africa’s iconic photographer Bongani Mnguni laid to rest

      APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of South Africa's most renowned photographers, Bongani Mnguni, who gained global recognition for his documentation of black people's struggles against apartheid, was laid to re...


    29-Mar-2019 to 16:03

    Banjul: Report on Jammeh's dealings presented to successor

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The final report by a commission into the financial dealings of erstwhile Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has been delivered to his successor in Banjul on Friday.

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    29-Mar-2019 to 12:08

    Libya: Clinging on hope amidst the daily grind

    APA-Tripoli (Libya) — Surrounded by the grim infrastructural decay stretching over a wide area outside the main airport in the Libyan capital Tripoli, Hatem Mohamed refuses to give in to despair.

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    28-Mar-2019 to 13:23

    Chad opposition threatens poll process boycott

    APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — The New Opposition Front for Change (FONAC), the main coalition of the Chadian opposition, on Thursday in a statement, threatened to boycott the electoral process if its demands are not taken into account.

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    27-Mar-2019 to 14:15

    Sierra Leone Parliament controversially approves NEC official

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Amidst opposition boycott, Sierra Leone’s parliament on Tuesday approved a controversial presidential appointee in the National Electoral Commission.

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    26-Mar-2019 to 17:47

    Bouteflika unfit to rule Algeria - Army chief

    APA-Algiers (Algeria) — The Algerian army chief has called for ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to be declared unfit to rule, in accordance with Article 102 of the country’s constitution.

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    26-Mar-2019 to 12:37

    Chad gets new elections chief

    APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — Chad has appointed Kodi Mahamat, a lecturer, as Chairman of the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI), the National Framework for Political Dialogue (CNDP) announced Tuesday in a statement at the end of its plenary session.

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    25-Mar-2019 to 19:13

    Trump to send delegation to Macky Sall investiture

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo — The US embassy in Dakar Monday announced the designation by President Donald Trump of a presidential delegation to attend the inauguration of Senegal’s President Macky Sall.

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