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    • Obama pays homage to Mandela’s legacy

      APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — With a 15,000-strong audience packed into Wanderers Stadium hanging on to his every word, former US president Barack Obama called on the world - in particular the youth - to keep t...

    • S/Africa: Youths encouraged to be agents of change

      APA-Bela-Bela (South Africa) — South Africa’s Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has urged young people to recommit themselves “to the historic task of being agents of change” in order to lead the...

    • Sierra Leone activist arrested over botched demo

      APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The authorities in Sierra Leone have detained a prominent civil society activist over a botched protest against a hike in the prices of petroleum products.

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    14-Jul-2018 to 19:03

    Namibia: Date set for long-awaited land summit

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia’s long awaited national land conference will be held from the 1-5th October 2018 in Windhoek.

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    05-Jul-2018 to 18:10

    WFP feeds over 50,000 Mozambican pupils

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — More than 50,000 pupils from 48 primary schools across Mozambique’s Tete Province are benefiting from school meals as part of a project spearheaded by the World Food Program (WFP).

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    04-Jul-2018 to 18:08

    Mozambique ratifies $62.1m IFAD loan for rural poor

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government says it has ratified an agreement under which the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) will provide a line of credit of $62.1 million.

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    03-Jul-2018 to 19:15

    AfDB approves $62m for Uganda water project

    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The African Development Bank has approved a $ 62million concessional loan to fund Uganda’s Strategic Towns Water Supply and Sanitation Project (STWSSP).

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    02-Jul-2018 to 17:49

    Liberia urged to develop language policy

    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Executive Secretary for the African Academy of Languages (ACALAN), Dr. Lang Fafa Dampha, is encouraging the government of Liberia to develop a language policy that will help identify languages spoken in Liberia and at the same time spoken in other African States.

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    28-Jun-2018 to 09:01

    Sierra Leone: Women Shadow Parliament launched

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A new pressure group aimed at influencing the formulation of women's empowerment policies in government has been launched in Sierra Leone.

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    27-Jun-2018 to 18:12

    Senegal launches high-level dialogue on children

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s Budget Minister, Birima Mangara, on Wednesday launched a high-level dialogue on childcare, adolescents and young people in Phase 2 of the country’s Emerging Plan (PSE), APA observed here.

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