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18-Sep-2019 to 12:49

Rwandan journo detained over 'sensitive' pornographic contents

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan journalist Irené Mulindahabi working for a local TV station has been arrested over distributing pornographic contents by means of Internet via YouTube, the Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) revealed Wednesday.

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17-Sep-2019 to 13:53

Mozambique: UNICEF bemoans food crisis in disaster-hit regions

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The United Nations Children and Education Fund (UNICEF) has warned that up to one million people, including 160,000 children under five, in northern Mozambique are facing food shortages and a nutritional crisis.

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14-Sep-2019 to 11:08

Ghana’s Rawlings leads delegation to Mugabe’s funeral

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Former Ghanaian military ruler Flt. Lt. Jerry John Rawlings is leading the Ghanaian delegation to Harare, Zimbabwe to represent the country at the funeral of the later former Zimbabwean leader, Robert Gabriel Mugabe.

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13-Sep-2019 to 10:21

UN, WB urge sustained funding to relieve Somalia famine

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — With the latest analysis showing that Somalia’s main harvest was the worst since the famine in 2011, Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock has called for sustained funding to protect recent gains made in beating back hunger.

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11-Sep-2019 to 19:37

Over 100 Malawians flee SA xenophobia violence

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Some 113 desperate Malawians have taken up refuge in temporary shelters after fleeing xenophobic attacks from their homes in Ekurhuleni, a city outside Johannesburg, Malawi diplomatic official confirmed in Lilongwe on Wednesday.

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11-Sep-2019 to 12:46

South Sudan: Over half the population struggles to survive

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — In spite of a slight improvement in the food security situation since June 2019, more than half the population of South Sudan, some 6.35 million people, do not know where their next meal will come from, three United Nations agencies warned on Wednesday.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:58

Ethiopia: Air disaster victims' IDs released

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 Disaster Victim Identification (DVI) investigation report has been released.

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