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    • Nigeria beat Seychelles 3-1 in AFCON qualifying match

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Super Eagles of Nigeria on Friday defeated the Pirates of Seychelles 3-1 in their final match of Group E for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier.

    • Kenya LGBTs win landmark court ruling

      APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Court of Appeal on Friday in Nairobi handed a major win to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community after it upheld the registration of the National Gay...

    • Qatar, Rwanda vow closer ties

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, on Friday held talks with Rwanda's Prime Minister, Edouard Ngi...

      SCIENCES | SCIENCE

    12-Mar-2019 to 16:42

    EAC regional scientists to siphon nitrogen from Lake Victoria

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Scientists from International Nitrogen Management Systems (INMS), Institute for Tropical Agriculture (IITA) University of Nairobi, Kenyatta University, Makerere University in partnership with Lake Victoria Basin Commission (LVBC) collectively reflected on strategies of harnessing nitrogen for productivity in Lake Victoria Basin region.

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    14-Jan-2019 to 12:51

    S/Africa earns recognition for space science role

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has been recognised as a leading player in the space science sector, with the South African National Space Agency (SANSA) being selected by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as a “designated regional provider of space weather information to the entire aviation sector using African airspace”.

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    14-Jan-2019 to 08:43

    ICAO designates South Africa regional provider of space weather data

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The South African National Space Agency (SANSA) has been designated by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) as the regional provider of space weather information to the entire aviation sector using African airspace.

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    28-Dec-2018 to 07:31

    S/Africa launches most advanced nano-satellite into space

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has successfully launched into space the continent’s most advanced nano-satellite to date known as the ZACube-2, Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has said.

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    24-Nov-2018 to 13:29

    Korea invests $9M to support science, technology skills across Africa

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE) on Saturday in Nairobi signed an initial US$ 3.8 million grant agreement with the World Bank, to support science, technology skills across Africa.

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    30-Oct-2018 to 16:57

    Sierra Leone gets Science & Technology Directorate

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has unveiled the country’s first Directorate of Science and Technology (DST).

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    16-Oct-2018 to 11:07

    African health researchers in partnership to achieve SDGs

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The African Academy of Sciences (The AAS), German government and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Tuesday announced a transformative partnership to support African investigators to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for health.

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