22-Jan-2019 to 13:00

Uganda MTN pair deported

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Ugandan government has deported two foreign nationals over concerns that they were using their jobs as ploys to endanger national security.

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21-Jan-2019 to 12:34

Kenya: Al-Shabaab militants attack Chinese construction company

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Four people were Sunday night injured in an attempted attack by al-Shabaab militants on a Chinese road construction site in Shimbirey, about 50 kilometers from Garissa town in northern Kenya, authorities disclosed on Monday.

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21-Jan-2019 to 11:48

Mali: AQMI claims attack on Chadian peacekeepers

APA-Bamako (Mali) by Alou Diawara — The jihadist group Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, AQMI, has claimed responsibility for Sunday’s attack in Mali, when 10 Chadian MINUSMA peacekeepers were killed and 25 injured.

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20-Jan-2019 to 12:19

Bodies of Drowned South Africans return home Monday – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Bodies of four South Africans who died after drowning in Mozambique will be repatriated home on Monday, official sources said on Saturday.

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20-Jan-2019 to 12:10

eSwatini: Crime rate drops 2%

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The rate of crime has declined by only 2 per cent in eSwatini compared to 2017.

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19-Jan-2019 to 14:20

Mozambique: Bodies of drowned South African tourists recovered

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Maritime authorities in Mozambique have announced discovery of the bodies of four South Africans, who drowned after being washed out to sea while swimming in the Indian Ocean early this week, APA can report on Saturday.

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19-Jan-2019 to 12:49

Mozambique: Inmate dies in prison violence

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Ministry of Justice has confirmed the death of a prisoner after he was allegedly attacked and killed in Maputo's Central Jail in violence involving another 21 inmates, APA can report on Friday.

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