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    APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The Sudanese Parliament Tuesday approved the Insurance Control Act of 2016 at the stage of general features, which allowed foreign insurance companies to obtain a license to operate, after the suspension since 1992.

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    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s foreign trade saw a decline of 66.5 billion CFA (about $106.4 million) in trade deficit in March 2017, according to data from the Department of Forecasting and Economic Studies (DPEE) published Wednesday.

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    APA-Bangui (CAR) — The United Nations’ Integrated Stabilization Mission for the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) on Wednesday confirmed the deaths of three out of the four peacekeepers who had been reported missing, since the attack on Monday evening against their convoy in the southeast of the country .

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    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) has begun a two-day tax sensitization and education seminar at the country's North Bank Region (NBR)'s town of Farafenni on Wednesday.

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    APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian government has secured over US$200m for the pavement of the road leading from Ganta, Nimba County in northeastern Liberia to Zwedru, Grand Gedeh County in southeastern Liberia, Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima Kamara has said.

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    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Defence Force (BDF), in partnership with the United States Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, will next week host the African Air Chiefs Symposium in the northern tourism resort town of Kasane, APA learnt here Wednesday.

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