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    • Sierra Leone: Press focuses on run-off election

      APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leonean newspapers on Friday focus on the pending presidential run-off election, notably preparations of the two contending political parties and a court action threaten...

    • Gates Foundation invests over $1bn on healthcare in Nigeria

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Co-Chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, says his Foundation has invested over $1 billion in Nigeria’s healthcare system.

    • Swaziland braces for floods

      APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland's National Disaster Management Agency and the Meteorological Services Department warned on Friday that ongoing rains might result in flooding in parts of the country duri...

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    20-Mar-2018 to 19:33

    Mozambique power utility secures $6.4m Swedish grant

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Swedish government has approved a $6.4 million grant for the state power utility, Electricidade de Mocambique (EDM) to support studies on efficiency, capacity-building and environmental impact assessments in the country's energy sector.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 19:03

    Mozambique rues disease blighting banana plantations

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — A senior member of Mozambique’s agriculture and food security community has expressed concern over the devastating effects of a fungal disease affecting large banana plantations mainly in the country’s north.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 18:16

    Zambian President Lungu taken ill - Report

    APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has not been seen in public for more than a week, fueling reports that he is bedridden with a worsening stomach ache.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 13:21

    S/Africa’s consumer inflation eases to 4% - Stats SA

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s headline consumer price inflation (CPI) eased to 4.0% in February, down from 4.4% in January 2018, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 11:20

    S/Africa: Ramaphosa congratulates Putin on re-election

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent a congratulatory message to his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin following the latter’s Sunday re-election to a second six-year term to lead the federation.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 11:13

    S/African leader suspends tax boss to bring ‘clarity’ to office

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has suspended with immediate effect the Commissioner of the South African Revenue Service (SARS), Tom Moyane, in the “public interest" in order "to restore credibility” at the taxman’s office, the presidency said on Tuesday.

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    20-Mar-2018 to 07:49

    Outgoing Botswana leader frees 578 prisoners

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Outgoing Botswana President Ian Khama on Monday night ordered the remission of sentences of 578 prisoners in all prisons across in the country.

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