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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian leader Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced the roadmap for easing safely the restrictions imposed to contain the spread the Coronavirus in the West African country and commended Ghanaians for continuing to adhere to the social distancing and enhanced hygiene protocols, “which have, as a result, altered our way of life to accommodate these changes; and we continue to make sacrifices to speed up the process of bringing our lives...

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APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Five Zimbabwe opposition officials were arrested on Friday following an altercation with the police as they tried to repossess their party’s headquarters in Harare from a rival faction.

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APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi on Friday lowered its economic growth prospects for 2020 to 1.9 percent, citing the coronavirus pandemic which has impacted on business activity and spiked social protection spending.

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APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Post-election violence has cost the Malawian economy more than MK62 billion (about US$83 million) in the past year, President Peter Mutharika said on Friday.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has declared 5 June as Black Friday to mark the police killing of African-American George Floyd in the streets of Minneapolis in the US state of Minnesota, the party announced on Friday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Commission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has condemned the shocking death of an unarmed black American, Mr. George Floyd, from the brutal treatment by the police in the United States of America.

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