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    • Nigeria: INEC conducts rerun polls in 5 states

      APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total of 396,613 registered voters on Saturday trooped out to vote in the rerun elections in five states, following the declaration of some governorship elections in the affected...

    • Football: Kenyan outfit sign Rwandan defender Kayumba

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Kenyan first division side AFC Leopards on Saturday announced the signing of 25 year-old Rwandan defender Soter Kayumba for an undisclosed fee.

    • Rwandan court frees 22 suspected jihadists

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan High Court has released 22 suspected jihadists who were arrested in 2016 over their alleged involvment in terrorist attacks in the country, a judicial source confirmed...


    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Court of Appeal on Friday in Nairobi handed a major win to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community after it upheld the registration of the National Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (NGLHRC) as a Non-Governmental Organization.

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The visiting Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani, on Friday held talks with Rwanda's Prime Minister, Edouard Ngirente, with both pledging closer cooperation.

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    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Namibian counterpart, President Hage Geingob on Friday held bilateral talks, emerging with an agreement to increase trade between the two countries.

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    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday sent a condolence message to victims of Cyclone Idai which claimed hundreds of lives in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe.

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    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini has filed a proposal for a $35 000 share from the Ramsar Wetlands Conservation Fund (WFC).

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — One of the latest films from Rwandan director Joel Karekezi entitled "‘The Mercy of the Jungle" won an award at the just concluded annual Luxor African Film Festival (LAFF) currently taking place in Egypt, a reliable source confirmed Friday to APA in Kigali.

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