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05-May-2022 to 16:17

Niger: Refugees pouring in from neighbors

APA - Niamey (Niger) — Niger's authorities say it has registered more than 36,000 new refugees over four months, reports said on Thursday.

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04-May-2022 to 12:15

Sixty African cities stand out at Africities Summit

APA - Nairobi (Kenya) — The 9th edition of the Africities Summit on May 17-21 will focus on the challenges faced by more than 1,000 intermediate cities.

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03-May-2022 to 22:52

UNICEF faces funding gap to meet needs of 9.9m people in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday announced that it has only received 22 percent of the 351 million U.S. dollars it requires to meet the needs of 9.9 million people in Ethiopia.

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01-May-2022 to 10:06

Ethiopian security force arrested 280 suspects in connection to recent violence

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Federal Intelligence and Security Task Force on Saturday announced that it has arrested 280 suspects in connection with the recent violence which left at least 20 people dead in Gondar town of northern part of the horn African nation.

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30-Apr-2022 to 17:06

Africities Summit: Kenyan actress Lupita Nyong’o, goodwill ambassador

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenyan Oscar-winning actress associated her name to the 9th edition of this triennial event scheduled from May 17 to 21, 2022 in Kisumu, Kenya.

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28-Apr-2022 to 14:08

Niger: Defamation, insult offenses no longer lead to prison

APA - Niamey (Niger) — During the April 27, 2022 Council of Ministers, the government of Niger adopted the bill amending and supplementing the law of July 3, 2019, on the repression of cybercrime in Niger.

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28-Apr-2022 to 13:57

Key Rwandan genocide fugitive deported from Sweden

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Sweden on Wednesday deported one of the key genocide suspect Jean-Paul Micomyiza a.k.a Mico to Rwanda to answer charges on his role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, in the southern part of Rwanda.

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