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    • WHO urges family support for diabetes patients

      APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — As countries around the world observe “World Diabetes Day,” Wednesday, the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, has stressed the need...

    • Kenya looks to coast guard to stem revenue loss

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya is now set to join a group of elite African countries with highly specialized service guarding territorial waters with the planned launch of the coast guard service, the gove...

    • Kabila's 'anointed successor' consults Namibian leader

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary, the presidential candidate for the ruling People's Party for Reconstruction and Democracy (PPRD) in the Democratic Republic of Congo on Wednesday briefed...

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    12-Nov-2018 to 16:34

    Sierra Leone: Parliament divided over passport deal

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Parliament has deferred a debate on a controversial motion seeking to annul a contract for the production of the country’s passport.

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    12-Nov-2018 to 15:39

    Sierra Leone tightens issuance of drivers’ license

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — As part of efforts to make its roads safer, Sierra Leone has announced stringent measures making it hard to get drivers licensed.

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    12-Nov-2018 to 15:10

    Sierra Leone reopens investigations into Ebola funds misuse

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Sierra Leone says it has re-opened various case files for investigation with the view of ensuring proper justice for the taxpayer.

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    09-Nov-2018 to 08:28

    Sierra Leone: Press zooms in on MPs demand for salary increment, others

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The controversy over the demand by lawmakers for an increment in salary and allowances opened a floodgate of demands amidst protests from various public sector workers.

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    07-Nov-2018 to 17:06

    Sierra Leone: Automatic scholarships for Science courses

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has taken his pro-science agenda to another level with the announcement of automatic scholarship for students pursuing a wide range of science courses.

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    07-Nov-2018 to 16:58

    Sierra Leone hits MCC anti-graft target

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — After several failed attempts, Sierra Leone has finally passed the Control of Corruption Indicator of the Millennium Challenge Corporation, placing the country on the path of being granted hundreds of millions of dollars in foreign aid.

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    07-Nov-2018 to 16:52

    Freetown: Parliament wary of ‘high’ govt wage bill

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s parliament has expressed concern over the ‘high public sector wage bill’ in the latest twist in an ongoing row sparked by demands for salary increases by lawmakers.

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