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16-Mar-2021 to 09:49

What's behind the riot in a Gambian fishing village

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambian fishing village of Sanyang has been in the vicious grip of riotous scenes on Monday apparently after a homicide case involving a resident.

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11-Mar-2021 to 12:26

Morocco, UN-habitat discuss urban development, SDGs

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco’s Foreign Minister, Nasser Bourita met in Rabat on Wednesday with the Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Program (UN-Habitat), Maimunah Mohd Sharif, on the implementation of the new agenda for urban development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Morocco and around the world.

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11-Mar-2021 to 11:43

Senegal to launch emergency youth employment plan

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal's President Macky Sall has announced an emergency employment scheme for young people in his country.

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05-Mar-2021 to 08:47

At least 20 migrants drown off Djibouti – IOM

APA- Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At least 20 people drowned after smugglers threw dozens of migrants overboard during a crossing between Djibouti and Yemen, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said Thursday.

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03-Mar-2021 to 12:02

Ethiopia: When would unfolding conflicts, ethnically motivated attacks stop?

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The conflict in Ethiopia’s Tigray region continues to draw the attention of the world community as Amnesty International and the United States accused Asmara and Addis Ababa of engaging in human rights violations in the region.

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02-Mar-2021 to 22:52

Millions of Ethiopians celebrate 125 anniversary of Adwa Victory

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Millions of Ethiopian Tuesday celebrated the 125 anniversary of the Adwa Victory against the invading army 125 years ago.

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26-Feb-2021 to 20:07

WFP issues $107m appeal for Tigray emergency relief

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is appealing for $107 million for its emergency response in Ethiopia’s Tigray Region to procure food relief for one million people in desperate need of humanitarian aid.

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