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APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has been cleared of any effects of tropical Cyclone Idai which might make landfall in Mozambique, according to weather forecasts on Wednesday.

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APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) won the 10 March parliamentary elections, securing 47 out of the 102 seats in Parliament.

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APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — A former private soldier of The Gambia National Army jailed for nine years without trial has preached mercy and forgiveness to aid the country’s healing process after 22 years of supposed abuse.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana's Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Minister Unity Dow on Wednesday signed a book of condolences at the Kenyan embassy in the capital Gaborone in remembrance of the victims of last weekend’s Ethiopian Airlines plane crash.

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APA-Bamako (Mali) By Alou Diawara — Six Malian soldiers were killed by explosive devices from two separate incidents in central Mali, APA learned from official sources on Wednesday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Government has inaugurated a National Steering Committee to implement Leather Products Policy in the country.

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