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22-Sep-2020 to 16:20

Feature: Water shortages compound Rwanda' COVID-19 distress

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — In a campaign to fight against COVID-19, residents of Bumbogo a suburb of Kigali city find themselves saddled with yet another challenge.

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21-Sep-2020 to 17:28

Ethiopia’s IDPs hit more than 1.8m-IOM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — There are now more than 1.8 million internally displaced persons (IDPs) in Ethiopia, a new report on internal displacement released by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) revealed on Monday.

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21-Sep-2020 to 17:01

Widespread floods affect over 240,000 people in Ethiopia’s Afar region

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Widespread floods affect more than 240,000 people in the Afar region of Ethiopia, an official has said.

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20-Sep-2020 to 17:02

Rwanda: 17 killed in road accidents in last six days

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A total of 17 people were killed and several others injured in road accidents in Rwanda in the last six days, the country's Traffic and Road Safety Department of the Police said Sunday.

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20-Sep-2020 to 16:57

Ethiopian police seize 4kg cocaine while smuggled to Bangkok

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian police on Sunday intercepted 4kg cocaine while being smuggled to Bangkok, the capital of Thailand.

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15-Sep-2020 to 17:30

Mali’s former president Moussa Traoré dies at 84

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The former President of Mali, Moussa Traoré, died on Tuesday September 15, at the age of 84.

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11-Sep-2020 to 11:40

Second batch of 507 Burundian refugees repatriated from Rwanda

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A second batch of 507 Burundian refugees who were settled in Rwanda since 2015 have been voluntarily repatriated, according to the UN refugees agency statement obtained Friday by APA in Kigali.

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