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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The remains of the former Ethiopian President Dr Negasso Gidada has arrived home from Germany on Saturday morning.

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APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A delegation of elections observers from eSwatini has arrived in South Africa to monitor elections taking place on May 8.

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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers in its urgent session approved a draft law that allows foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin to invest in the banking sector.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African athlete Caster Semenya has ruled out taking drugs to reduce her body’s hormone levels in order to run in 800m races as demanded by a new International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) rule set to come into effect next week.

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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected an increase in the average growth for Sub-Saharan Africa countries, forecasting it at a rate of 3.7 percent for 2020.

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APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The second president in post-Apartheid South Africa, Thabo Mbeki has been appointed head of the Commonwealth electoral observation group for Malawi's tripartite elections later this month.

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