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    • Rwanda and Qatar sign four bilateral accords

      APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Qatar on Sunday signed four cooperation agreements that cover four sectors including culture, sports, tourism and business events with aviation travel and logistic, an o...

    • S/Africa clergy tells home truths about Ramaphosa

      APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — While President Cyril Ramaphosa has given the country some hope and optimism, he is not an all-powerful individual and can be replaced, Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has said i...

    • Rawlings touts Ashanti king's 'quality leadership'

      APA-Kumasi (Ghana) — Former military ruler Jerry John Rawlings has commended Ashanti King, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II for his leadership qualities that have polished the image of the kingdom in Ghana.

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    08-Apr-2019 to 21:49

    Liberia, Japan ink $2.7m health grant

    APA-Monrovia,(Liberia) — The governments of Liberia and Japan have signed a $2.7 million grant agreement geared towards supporting the Liberian health sector.

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    07-Apr-2019 to 08:59

    Mozambique: Malaria claims 655 lives in 2019 Q1

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Ministry of Health says the number of deaths from malaria in the country reached 655 in the first three months of 2019, up by 344 cases compared to the same period last year.

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    06-Apr-2019 to 10:16

    Cuba to build malaria insecticide plant in Ghana

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana and Cuba have agreed to a joint venture to build a malaria insecticide plant in the West African country that will target the larval life stage of mosquitoes.

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    03-Apr-2019 to 12:04

    Botswana launches HIV, TB survey

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s National AIDS and Health Promotion Agency (NACA) on Wednesday launched a study to determine the HIV and TB prevalence in the country.

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    02-Apr-2019 to 19:23

    Massive cholera vaccine planned for cyclone-ravaged Mozambique

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Around 900,000 doses of cholera vaccine arrived in Mozambique on Tuesday to help stave off a possible epidemic, after the devastation caused by Cyclone Idai, amid reports that the disease has already infected more than 1,000 people in affected areas.

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    01-Apr-2019 to 12:41

    Liberia: UAE to construct 100-beds hospital

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has promised to construct a 100 bedroom hospital in Gbarpolu County as one of its contributions to the Liberian government.

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    31-Mar-2019 to 09:05

    Mozambique: Cyclone Idai, WHO provides 128 0000 litres of Soro

    APA: Maputo (Mozambique) — The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) says it will provide a batch of 28,000 liters of ringer serum by Monday to increase measures to contain the laboratory confirmed cholera in the city of Beira, in Mozambique's Sofala province.

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