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22-Jan-2020 to 16:27

Kenya’s private sector requires to pump $40 billion to achieve SDG’s

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya requires $40 billion in private sector investment to achieve United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goal’s(SDG’s), a new report released on Wednesday by the Standard Chartered Bank has revealed.

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21-Jan-2020 to 12:45

Ivorian journalist dies in Paris

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Ivorian reporter-writer Lebry Leon Francis died in Paris in France of a protracted illness, relatives of the departed told APA on Tuesday.

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21-Jan-2020 to 12:34

Ethiopia: At least nine people died during Epiphany celebration

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least nine people were killed on Monday when wooden seat fell down during Epiphany celebration in Gondar city, Amhara regional state of northern Ethiopia.

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21-Jan-2020 to 12:22

Liberia: Campaign to end SGBV launched in West Africa

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The European Union (EU), Oxfam, Foundation for Community Initiative (FCI) will today, on January 21, launch a new program to empower women, girls, boys and men to take action in ending Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV)” in Ghana, Liberia and Mali.

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20-Jan-2020 to 12:44

German player of Sierra Leonean descent boosts free education drives

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The English premier league side, Chelsea’s centre back, Antonio Rüdiger, has joined Sierra Leone’s campaign for quality education with a whooping cash donation, APA can report.

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19-Jan-2020 to 14:59

Nigeria gets $250m AfDB loan to finance water supply projects

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The African Development Bank (AfDB) set aside US$250 million to invest in water supply and sanitation for satellite towns in Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory (FCT), and also resolve to help in building a technology village.

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13-Jan-2020 to 20:43

Senegal's ambitious housing scheme

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — To address the housing deficit in Senegal, the government has set up what it called a flagship scheme.

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