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    • Kagame wades into Rwanda-Uganda row

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Monday explained that the latest diplomatic row between Uganda and his country that saw the closure of the Cyanika and Gatuna border posts between...

    • Former Botswana leader donates to Cyclone Idai victims

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama on Monday donated to victims of Cyclone Idai after the disaster left hundreds dead and thousands homeless in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

    • Cameroon closes schools amid increased insecurity

      APA-Douala (Cameroon) — One hundred and ten public and private pre-school, primary and secondary schools have been closed in the northern part of Cameroon due to insecurity, APA learned on Monday from loc...


    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and Sudan have set to officially launch a public bus transport service between the two capitals as of next Sunday.

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    APA- Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia's Vice President Joseph N. Boakai, who is in Accra, Ghana to participate in programmes marking the 60th Anniversary of Ghana, has held talks with President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo.

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    APA-Dar-es-Salaam (Tanzania) — Tanzania has signed a Country Programming Framework (CPF) with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) worth Sh 1.8 billion ($867,000) to implement a number of agriculture programmes including tackling aflatoxins that has caused several deaths in the country.

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    APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — The Chadian government and several trade union confederations on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding in N’Djamena, suspending a general strike to allow negotiations with workers to continue in an atmosphere of tranquility.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's FA has distanced itself from reports that it has expressed support for one of the candidates contesting the presidency of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Freetown City Council (FCC) has contracted a private company to collect property tax on its behalf.

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