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11-May-2022 to 20:36

Senegal: what is behind Macky Sall’s cash transfer?

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — In Senegal, more than 540,000 households will each receive a cash transfer of 80,000 CFA francs.

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10-May-2022 to 13:01

Sahrawi Moroccan Film selected for Mediterranean Festival

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — After it won the Feprisci Award in Egypt, the Moroccan Sahrawi documentary film “Summer Pack” comes back strong by participating in the Mediterranean Film Festival in Tetouan.

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10-May-2022 to 12:56

Over 250 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: IOM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Monday said 254 illegal migrants were returned to Libya after being rescued off the coast last week.

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10-May-2022 to 12:54

Mother of Rwandan beauty pageant winner seeks daughter's release

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The mother of the winner Miss Rwanda beauty pageant 2017, Elsa Iradukunda has handed in a letter to the Rwandan officials, asking for their assistance in having her daughter released from a a detention facility in Kigali.

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10-May-2022 to 12:46

Ethiopian police seize $1.25m worth of contraband gold

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian police have seized 64 million Ethiopian Birr (1.25 million U.S. dollars) worth of contraband gold, local officials said on Monday.

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09-May-2022 to 15:21

Former Rwanda's beauty pageant winner arrested over attempted police interferenc...

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) have arrested the former winner of Miss Rwanda 2017 beauty pageant, Elsa Iradukunda over her interference in ongoing investigations over sexual abuse by organisers of the context, a police source confirmed Monday.

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06-May-2022 to 14:20

Russia-Ukraine conflict negatively affects East Africa's food security-WFP

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The ongoing Russia-Ukraine conflict has negatively affected East Africa's food security through reduced food supplies and high prices of food, fuel and fertilizer, the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) said on Thursday.

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