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    • Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the se...

    • Big diamond discovered in Botswana

      APA-Gaborone(Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara Diamond Corp late Thursday announced the recovery of a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever discovered from its 100% owned Ka...

    • SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.


    25-Apr-2018 to 15:00

    198 prisoners escaped from Mozambican jails in 2017

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A total of 198 inmates escaped from Mozambique's prisons in 2017 in jailbreaks allegedly facilitated by prison warders, Attorney General Beatriz Buchili revealed on Wednesday.

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    24-Apr-2018 to 16:08

    French, American armies jointly trained Cameroonian army on IEDs clearance

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) — The US Army through US Army Africa (USARAF) and its French counterpart through the French Elements Channel in Gabon (EFG) have conducted a joint training for the benefit of the Cameroonian army in techniques to defuse and clear improvised explosive devices (IEDs), APA reports Tuesday in Douala.

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    20-Apr-2018 to 20:04

    U.S wants to be honest broker in Cameroon crisis

    APA - Douala (Cameroun) — The United States ambassador to Yaounde, Peter Henry Barlerin, on Friday, expressed his country’s willingness to help find a solution to the crisis that has been rocking Cameroon's Anglophone provinces.

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    18-Apr-2018 to 22:16

    Libya military governor survives assassination bid

    APA-Tripoli (Libya) — At least one person was killed and two others wounded in Wednesday's failed assassination attempt targeting Abdu Al Razak Nathori, the military governor of Libya's eastern city Benghazi.

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    18-Apr-2018 to 15:00

    Botswana faces youth crime storm

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Batswana finds themselves ill-equipped to handle growing juvenile crime and delinquency, official figures released on Wednesday show.

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    18-Apr-2018 to 12:54

    Overall situation in Libya ‘most alarming’ – AUC Chief

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat has said the overall situation in Libya is “most alarming” and called for more sustained action.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 20:18

    Morocco and US armies in first joint exercises

    APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco is hosting the first joint military exercise with the United States military, dubbed 'African Lion 2018', which began on Tuesday and runs until April 29.

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