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    • Three new airlines to serve Douala airport

      APA-Douala (Cameroon) — Three new airlines will serve Douala International Airport as early as next May, APA learned Saturday from the Cameroon aeronautical and airports authorities.

    • Senegal: Exports to UEMOA down in February

      APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s exports to the countries of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) dropped by 5.4 billion CFA francs (about US$ 8.1 billion), APA learned on Saturday from t...

    • Kenya’s foreign minister to chair CMAG

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Monica Juma has been elected chairperson of the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group, CMAG.


    13-Apr-2018 to 12:42

    Mauritania: Internet Connection restored

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Internet connections in Mauritania returned to normal Thursday after two weeks of failure of the undersea cable located off the Atlantic coast, reports in Nouakchott said Friday.

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    10-Apr-2018 to 15:50

    Africa loses $3.5b to cyber security attacks in 2017 - Survey

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — African financial institutions and governments incurred a massive $3.5 billion loss to a wave of cyber-crime attacks in 2017, a new survey released on Tuesday disclosed.

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    10-Apr-2018 to 15:33

    Senegal Scaling Solar tender produces one of the lowest electricity costs in Afr...

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The World Bank Group’s Scaling Solar programme, designed to help remove obstacles to developing large-scale solar power in developing countries, has set a new benchmark in Senegal resulting in two bids that will produce electricity for under 4 Euro cents (roughly 5 US cents) per kilowatt hour.

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    29-Mar-2018 to 13:47

    Solar most promising source of Africa’s power - Survey

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Solar photovoltaic is overwhelmingly seen as the most promising power generation source for Africa, a survey released on Thursday has stated.

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    27-Feb-2018 to 13:22

    Kenya: Using digital technology to spur growth - Kenyatta

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday said Kenya was positioning itself to reap the most out of the global digital revolution, so as to spur the country’s economic growth.

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    15-Feb-2018 to 16:28

    Expresso launches mobile financial service

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Expresso, the mobile phone service with operations in Senegal, at its headquarters in Dakar on Thursday launched the company’s “Mobile Financial services and Prestige agency”.

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    01-Feb-2018 to 13:36

    Gaindé 2000 launches Senegal’s first e-payment system

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Senegalese company Gaindé 2000, in partnership with commercial banks and financial institutions, has set up a platform called “Orbus Payment”, which offers the first concentration of e-payment methods in Senegal.

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