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30-Mar-2019 to 13:30

Ethiopia set to repatriate 800,000 IDPs

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s national steering committee led by Ministry of Peace plans to repatriate 800,000 internally displaced people to their previous homes by 18 April, 2019 and all the 1.8 million displaced people in the country within 4 months.

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30-Mar-2019 to 13:24

S/Africa: Mayor condemns violence aimed at Malawians

APA-Durban (South Africa) — South Africa’s Mayor of Durban and the Malawi High Commissioner have denied that recent violence aimed at Malawians in the city were xenophobic attacks.

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29-Mar-2019 to 11:14

Mali declares three-day mourning following Ogossagou massacre

APA-Bamako (Mali) — The Malian government has declared three days of national mourning in tribute to the victims of the deadly attack on the village of Ogossagou which left 160 people dead last weekend in central Mali, according to a decree issued Thursday.

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28-Mar-2019 to 12:34

Liberians in U.S fear deportation

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — United States President Donald Trump has announced that he will not extend the Deferred Enforced Departure (DED) status for Liberians which expires on March 31st.

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27-Mar-2019 to 17:48

UN seeks CFA107bn for Cameroon IDPs

APA-Douala (Cameroon) — The United Nations (UN) has launched an appeal to development partners to mobilize funds with a view to catering to the needs of internally displaced persons (IDPs) in the two-year armed conflict in the English-speaking regions of Cameroon.

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27-Mar-2019 to 11:11

Kenya reaffirms commitment to peaceful conflict resolution

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya has re-affirmed its commitment to peaceful resolution of conflicts during the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Solidarity Conference with Western Sahara.

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27-Mar-2019 to 10:41

Don't close refugee camp, Amnesty warns Kenya

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Amnesty International has urged Kenya not to close the Dadaab refugee camp by the end of August, warning that the decision will cause a humanitarian catastrophe.

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