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    • Kenya condolences after Annan demise

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has condoled family, friends and relatives of the late former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan, who passed away on Saturday morning.

    • Mozambique media fees attract criticism

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) has warned that the imposition of licensing fees on the country’s mass media must not compromise the fundamental right of the...

    • Gambia FA chief re-elected despite rival's boycott

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The head of The Gambia Football Federation Lamin Kaba Bajo has been returned to office in controversial fashion after his challenger Malick Sillah withdrew from the election.

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    07-Jul-2016 to 11:56

    Door-to-door TB screening begins in Swaziland

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland has begun a nationwide door-to-door Tuberculosis (TB) screening campaign aimed at tackling the disease in poor neighbourhoods of the country, APA reports on Thursday.

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    06-Jul-2016 to 15:54

    Swaziland to introduce DIY male circumcision

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland intends to introduce the use of a device created to facilitate non-surgical voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) at home, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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    06-Jul-2016 to 11:50

    Botswana police arrest three Swazis for cannabis-smuggling - source

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Security operatives in Botswana have arrested three Swazi men accused of colluding with smugglers of cannabis.

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    05-Jul-2016 to 18:31

    Swaziland: Central Bank mints new coins for visually impaired

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Central Bank of Swaziland (CBS) has minted new coins that cater for the visually-impaired and is recalling the old ones to be handed in by August 31, 2016, APA learnt on Tuesday.

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    05-Jul-2016 to 18:00

    Swazis skip border to fetch water from S/Africa

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Water scarcities in Swaziland have prompted Swazis to routinely cross the border to fetch water from South Africa APA learnt on Tuesday.

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    05-Jul-2016 to 17:09

    12 Asians challenge Swazi court’s deportation order

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Twelve Asians facing deportation to their home countries have challenged an order to that effect by the Swaziland Magistrate’s Court, saying they were going nowhere until the country’s justice system was exhausted, judicial sources said on Tuesday.

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    04-Jul-2016 to 20:44

    Swaziland continues $14.6m sugar export to UK despîte Brexit

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland continues to supply 34 000 tons of sugar to the United Kingdom despite the withdrawal of Britain from the European Union (EU) after last month’s referendum.

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