SOCIETE | SOCIETY

20-Mar-2019 to 16:24

Botswana among world’s ‘least happy nations’- Report

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has been ranked among the least happy countries of the world, APA learned from a report seen on Wednesday.

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19-Mar-2019 to 07:15

S/African opposition demands probe into 'racism by banks'

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called for a judicial commission of inquiry "with financial forensic capacity" into alleged discriminatory practices by banks against black clients.

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18-Mar-2019 to 16:40

Rwanda joins countries banning Boeing 737 MAX planes

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has joined a growing list of countries shutting down their airspaces to all Boeing 737 MAX planes following the fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight earlier this month, an official source disclosed to APA in Kigali on Monday.

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18-Mar-2019 to 11:30

N/Zealand mosque killer's manifesto labels Mandela terrorist

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The Australian gunman who shot dead 50 worshippers in two mosques and injured several others in New Zealand referred to late president Nelson Mandela in a 74-page manifesto of hate titled “The Great Replacement” as a “terrorist.”

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17-Mar-2019 to 22:27

Namibia: Head-on collision kills 13 people

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — A gruesome road accident has claimed 13 lives on Namibia’s B1 highway between Otavi and Tsumeb in Otjozondjupa region on Sunday afternoon.

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15-Mar-2019 to 17:02

Dakar’s Petersen market gutted by violent inferno

APA – Dakar (Senegal) By Oumar Dembele — A violent fire has destroyed Dakar’s Petersen market, gutting shops laden with goods early on Friday.

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15-Mar-2019 to 10:59

Uganda police destroys narcotics worth $2.8 million

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Anti-Narcotics Department of the Ugandan Police Force has set ablaze 618 kilograms of narcotic drugs impounded from traffickers in country.

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