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09-Sep-2022 to 12:39

Britain's late queen an icon of selfless service - Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has joined other world leaders in mourning Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II who passed away on Thursday at her Balmoral Castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

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06-Sep-2022 to 13:33

Senegal: Imam once detained over terrorism dies

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Arrested in 2015 over terrorism offenses before being released in 2018, Imam Alioune Ndao died on Monday night in Dakar, family sources confirmed to APA.

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31-Aug-2022 to 16:17

Rwanda: Ex minister's corruption trial set for September 16

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The former Rwandan state minister in charge of Culture, Edouard Bamporiki, will stand trial on September 16, over corruption charges, a judicial source confirmed Wednesday in Kigali.

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25-Aug-2022 to 15:55

President Weah nominates Liberian Chief Justice

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Weah has nominated several members of the Liberian judiciary including Associate Justice Sie-A-Nyene Gyapay Yuoh as Chief Justice, APA can report on Thursday.

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09-Aug-2022 to 14:15

Pretoria: Hawks praised for multi-million-dollar cocaine bust

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Three South African men caught with 600 kg of cocaine worth US$27 million on the country’s leading highway to Cape Town have appeared in Athlone Magistrate Court to answer charges of dangerous drug possession, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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25-Jul-2022 to 14:33

Rwandan in Sweden gets life for killing wife

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan man has been given life sentence by a Swedish court for the brutal murder of his wife in their home in Stockholm, judicial sources revealed in Kigali.

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12-Jul-2022 to 18:41

Ethiopia, Nigeria, Egypt poised for world population surge in 2050 - UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations has revealed that Ethiopia alongside Nigeria, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Egypt, India, Pakistan, the Philippines and Tanzania will occupy more than half of the projected increase in the global population up to 2050.

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