19-Jan-2019 to 12:18

Botswana: Zimbabwe citizens protest at embassy over fuel hike

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Zimbabwe citizens living in Botswana on Friday demonstrated at the country’s embassy in the capital Gaborone, in a protest against the Zimbabwean government’s decision to increase fuel prices by 150 percent.

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19-Jan-2019 to 03:48

Terror attack in Kenya targeted the world-Official

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Tuesday’s Nairobi terrorist attack on Kenyan soil that led to the death of 21 people and scores injured was targeted at the world, Kenya’s foreign affairs Cabinet Secretary, Monica Juma said on Friday.

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18-Jan-2019 to 13:32

ICC Appeals Chamber orders continued detention of Gbagbo

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) ordered on Friday the continued detention of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo and his former youth minister Charles Ble Goude, until the next hearing set for February 1.

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18-Jan-2019 to 11:59

Mozambique: Search, rescue continues for S/African citizens - Ministry

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Search and rescue missions continue in Mozambique for four missing South Africans, who are presumed to have drowned in the neighbouring country while on holiday.

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17-Jan-2019 to 15:36

Mozambique: Four South African tourists reported missing

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Four South African tourists have been reported missing on what is called the Portuguese island off the Mozambican capital Maputo while bathing, and a fifth was rescued alive on Thursday, APA can report.

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17-Jan-2019 to 09:58

Laurent Gbagbo still detained, after ICC files appeal

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — “ICC halts release of former Ivorian leader Laurent Gbagbo”; “Laurent Gbagbo detained again after last-minute appeal” are the latest headlines on this week's bombshell African news item.

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17-Jan-2019 to 09:18

Ethiopian army detains 835 rebel troops

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian army has detained 835 armed members of the rebel Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) in a massive campaign it carried out in western part of the country.

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