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18-Oct-2021 to 23:47

Rwanda shuts down camp for Congolese refugees

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan government has closed down one of the camps hosting Congolese refugees in Gihembe (North) following the full evacuation of all its occupants to another site near the border with Tanzania, an official source confirmed Monday.

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18-Oct-2021 to 09:56

S/Africa launches 2nd employment stimulus phase

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — While unemployment remained a crisis in the country of 50 million, President Ramaphosa on Monday commended the first Presidential Employment Stimulus (PES) phase “for bringing 500,000 young people into the labour force in an unprecedented manner in a short space of time.”

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15-Oct-2021 to 12:05

Africa facing exponential rise in hunger, WFP warns

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The climate crisis is likely to exacerbate an already alarming situation in Africa, the World Food Program (WFP) warned.

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13-Oct-2021 to 13:11

AI denounces crackdown on Chad demos

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — The human rights organization has called on the Chadian authorities to end the campaign of intimidation against critical voices and to respect and protect the rights to freedom of expression, association and peaceful assembly.

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07-Oct-2021 to 13:57

Two killed in Northern Rwanda road accidents

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — At least two men died in road accidents in Rulindo, a district in Northern Rwanda when the driver of a mini truck lost control due to suspected brake failure early Thursday, a senior local administrative official in the region said.

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07-Oct-2021 to 13:55

Another Rwanda genocide fugitive deported from US

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Another Rwandan national, Oswald Rurangwa was deported home on Thursday by the United States to face charges related to the 1994 genocide, a judicial source confirmed to APA in Kigali.

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04-Oct-2021 to 07:47

Alleged Rwanda's genocide financier to appear in court on Oct 6

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Félicien Kabuga, one of Rwanda’s richest men at the time of the 1994 genocide, is set to appear in court again on Wednesday, October 6, a judicial source confirmed Sunday.

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