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    • Kenyatta leads tribute to fallen Kenyan multiparty icon

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led Kenyans in paying emotional tributes to Kenneth Matiba, a revered icon of the fight for multiparty democracy in what became known as the se...

    • Big diamond discovered in Botswana

      APA-Gaborone(Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara Diamond Corp late Thursday announced the recovery of a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever discovered from its 100% owned Ka...

    • SADC picks Chissano as Madagascar crisis mediator

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) has picked Mozambique's former president-cum diplomat Joaquim Chissano to mediate in Madagascar’s political crisis.

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    23-Apr-2018 to 20:15

    Zuma's wife-to-be resigns from job -–Report

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma's wife-to-be, Nonkanyiso Conco, has resigned from her job as national executive committee treasurer and communications officer at the non-profit organisation She Conquers, press reports said on Monday.

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    22-Apr-2018 to 13:47

    DRC gov’t, Tshisekedi family agree on funeral

    APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — An agreement was reached on Saturday in Kinshasa between the Congolese government and the political and biological family of Etienne Tshisekedi wa Mulumbapour for the organization of the latter’s funeral.

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    20-Apr-2018 to 19:28

    South Sudan army chief passes away

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan’s army chief James Ajongo Mawut has passed away after a battle with a kidney infection.

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    20-Apr-2018 to 13:56

    Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa named among TIME 100 Most Influential persons

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been named among TIME Magazine's 100 Most Influential People (TIME 100) 2018 list.

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    18-Apr-2018 to 23:25

    Gambia wary of spikes in narco trade

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Drug Law Enforcement Agency of The Gambia (DLEAG) Wednesday revealed alarming trends in the trafficking in drugs and their abuse particularly in the West Coast Region (WCR).

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    18-Apr-2018 to 10:12

    South Africa: 510 lives lost during Easter holidays - Minister

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Some 510 people lost their lives across South Africa’s roads over the 2018 Easter holidays, Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has revealed.

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    17-Apr-2018 to 20:47

    Gambia: Jammeh-era victims occupy court complex

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Purported victims of human rights violations under former Gambian President Yahya Jammeh on Tuesday occupied the Supreme Court compound in the capital Banjul, demanding that justice be seen to be served against their perpetrators.

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