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APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ibrahima Dione — Guillaume Soro has announced his resignation as the Speaker of the Ivorian National Assembly.

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APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Leon Charles Moukouri — DR Congo’s new leader, Felix Tshisekedi, who is on an official visit to Brazzaville, has denounced the opposition that manipulates the people by rejecting the results of the presidential polls.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana Minister of Finance Kenneth Matambo has thrown his weight behind President Mokgweetsi Masisi that loans from China will not be a debt trap for the southern African nation, APA can reveal here Friday.

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APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Cheikh Diop — The court of justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in a ruling issued on Friday has rejected requests submitted to it by the former Mayor of Dakar Khalifa Sall to challenge the Constitutional Council’s invalidation of his candidacy for the presidential election in Senegal.

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APA - Libreville (Gabon) By Isaac Mackanga — Gabon’s ruling Democratic Party (PDG), in power for 51 years) has announced in a statement that it has expelled from its ranks forty-three militants, accused of indiscipline and sharing intelligence “with the enemy.”

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APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) on Friday announced it has provisionally suspended Kenya’s long-distance runner Sarah Chepchirchir with immediate effect for violation of the International Association of Athletics Federations(IAAF) doping rules.

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