SOCIETE | SOCIETY

01-Jul-2020 to 09:43

S/Africa: Over 4,000 inmates freed to prevent Covid-19 in prisons - Minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has released 4,138 prisoners as part of the country’s easing on lockdown restrictions through social distancing in prisons, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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29-Jun-2020 to 11:19

Ivorian comedian Lance Toure dies in Abidjan

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Ivorian actor Lancine Toure, also known as Lance Toure died in Abidjan on Sunday after a long illness, APA can report on Monday from his family.

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25-Jun-2020 to 11:34

Over 77,000 Ivorian households benefit from Covid-19 fund

APA- Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Some 77,042 vulnerable households have already benefited from the Covid-19 solidarity fund released by the government, spokesman Sidi Tiémoko Touré said in Abidjan at the end of a Council of Ministers meeting on Wednesday.

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25-Jun-2020 to 10:10

Kigali ranked second least expensive E/African city

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s capital Kigali has been ranked the second least expensive city in East Africa after Kampala (Uganda), according to a newly released Mercer 2020 Cost of Living Survey.

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23-Jun-2020 to 12:43

ICC starts Gbagbo and co's acquittal hearings

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Judges at the International Criminal Court (ICC) have been hearing parties to the Laurent Gbagbo and Charles Ble Goude cases, in relation to the issues raised by the appeal against the decision to acquit them.

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17-Jun-2020 to 06:44

Ramaphosa: Vast post-coronavirus recovery opportunities for S/African youth

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Unlimited opportunities await South African youth in the post-coronavirus pandemic recovery in the country, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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16-Jun-2020 to 23:21

Cote d'Ivoire: Family of Gbagbo's victims oppose his proposed return

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Victims of the 2010-2011 post-election crisis in Cote d’Ivoire (CVCI) have announced Tuesday in Abidjan legal action and a mass public demonstration against the possible return to the country of Laurent Gbagbo.

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