APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Ibrahima Dione — Two peacekeepers were killed Friday in a mine explosion as their convoy passed through central Mali, the UN Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) announced in a tweet seen by APA.
APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's provincial attorney’s office in the country's northern province of Cabo Delgado has ordered an autopsy, following the death in police custody of a South African businessman facing terrorism charges.
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has encouraged new voters to come out in large numbers this weekend and register at the various voting stations nationwide to enable them cast their first ever votes in May’s national elections.
APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — A total turnover of 1.807 billion shares worth N17.232 billion (about $56.498m) in 18,332 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE).
APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is hopeful that the ideas shared at the just-ended World Economic Forum (WEF) will empower her countries’ industries to move at an enhanced speed towards the Fourth Industrial Revolution.