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    • Buhari calls for prayers for peace, security in Nigeria

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has enjoined all Nigerians to intensify prayers for peace and security to return to all parts of the country.

    • Congo: Empowering vulnerable people

      APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Leon Charles Moukouri — The Congolese government has adopted a law aimed at giving the social action system a legal foundation that has always been lacking, in order to give fresh impetus to the empowerme...

    • 13 die in Easter horror as SA church collapses

      APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — An Easter mass in South Africa’s KwaZulu Natal has turned tragic after part of a church in the coastal province collapsed killing at least thirteen people early on Friday.


    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The seizure of 13 vehicles from a Nigerian senator and the sack of five directors over illegal recruitment dominate the headlines of Nigerian newspapers on Tuesday.

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    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of Transportation, Mr. Chibuike Amaechi, has said that the Federal Government will borrow $6.1bn from Chinese Exim Bank to complete all rail projects in the country by 2019.

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    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Chief of Naval Staff Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas has said that President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of an operational base for the Navy in the Lake Chad area to beef up security there.

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    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Rising food prices due to the ongoing drought led to an overall inflation to 9 percent in February from 7 percent in January, the Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) has disclosed.

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    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The main headlines in the Kenyan press on Tuesday included a vow by President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga to crack down on violent aspirants, a probe on the academic qualifications of Mombasa’s governor and MP’s seeking five years in jail for hate mongers.

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    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s introduction of delamanid, a Japanese manufactured drug, has ushered in new hope in the fight against multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) in the country, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has said.

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