23-Feb-2019 to 12:59

eSwatini: 106 770 man hours lost due to 2018 strikes

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Employers recorded a cumulative 106 770 man hours that workers missed because they were either on strike or locked out.

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21-Feb-2019 to 23:21

Let’s be sympathetic to Zimbabweans – Namibian minister to compatriots

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Home Affairs and Immigration Minister Frans Kapafi has on Thursday appealed to Namibians to be lenient to Zimbabweans who sought refuge in the country due to political and economic back home.

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21-Feb-2019 to 22:56

Malawi minister’s albino remarks shameful - Amnesty

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Amnesty International (AI) has described Malawi's Minister of Homeland and Security, Nicholas Dausi's remarks as shameful denial comments that are fuelling attacks against persons with albinism in the country.

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21-Feb-2019 to 22:16

Namibia investigates ancestral land rights claims

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — President Hage Geingob on Thursday appointed a presidential commission of inquiry into claims of ancestral land rights and restitution.

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21-Feb-2019 to 21:58

S/Africa to extradite Mozambique’s ex-minister - Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa will extradite Mozambique's former finance minister Manuel Chang held in a Johannesburg jail since December on a US-issued international arrest warrant, according to a press report.

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21-Feb-2019 to 20:47

Malawi: Suspected albino dealer dies in police custody

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi's suspected albino kidnapper has died while in police custody in Lilongwe on Wednesday.

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20-Feb-2019 to 12:26

UN: Nigerian appointed to board tackling sexual exploitation

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres Wednesday announced the appointment of a Nigerian, Ms Joy Ezeilo as a member of seven distinguished experts to serve on the newly established Civil Society Advisory Board on prevention of sexual exploitation and abuse.

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