SOCIETE | SOCIETY

15-Jun-2021 to 12:53

Kigali joins Bloomberg's elite "champion cities"

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan capital Kigali was selected Tuesday from among a list of 50 Champion Cities as finalists in the 2021 Global Mayors Challenge, a municipal source confirmed to APA.

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14-Jun-2021 to 18:09

Rwandan YouTubers' trial postponed

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A presiding judge at the high court in Kigali on Monday decided to postpone indefinitely the trial involving three commentators of Iwacu TV, a Kinyarwanda-language news broadcaster on YouTube.

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02-Jun-2021 to 09:34

Ivorian journalist Jean-Baptiste Essis passes away

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian journalist, Jean-Baptiste Essis, died Tuesday in Abidjan after a long illness, according to close confidantes.

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01-Jun-2021 to 12:51

Southern Africa dominates Forbes Africa 30 Under 30 list for 2021

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Southern Africa has dominated the list of most influential young Africans under the age of 30 published by Forbes Africa on Tuesday.

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28-May-2021 to 16:26

Ivorian journalist Amadou Doukoure dies

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian journalist Doukoure Amadou died on Friday in Abidjan, APA learned from sources in the country's economic capital.

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27-May-2021 to 10:25

Ethiopia AG to pursue ex Speaker again in TPLF case

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Attorney General is set to file charges against former speaker of the House of the Federation Keria Ibrahim for the second time after she allegedly declined to appear before a court as a witness against jailed leaders of the outlawed Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). information reaching APA on Wednesday suggests.

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24-May-2021 to 14:07

Why local leader wants Mugabe remains exhumed

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — A Zimbabwean traditional chief has ordered that the remains of former president Robert Mugabe be exhumed from his homestead and be reburied at a shrine in the capital Harare that is reserved for the country’s heroes.

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