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APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Zambia which has hosted the U-20 African Cup of Nations (AfCON) has booked its ticket to the semifinals of the competition by thrashing Mali by 6 goals to 1 during the second round of group A disputed Wednesday in Lusaka.

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APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Australian Sand miner, Iluka, which has bought one of Sierra Leone’s leading mining companies, Sierra Rutile, has announced plans to invest $160 million over a five-year period to develop the mine.

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APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The state-owned National Petroleum Corporation of Namibia (Namcor) has secured a seven-percent stake in an entity exploring for oil and gas in the Kavango West Region on the border with Angolan, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian’s state-owned railway firm TransNamib on Wednesday took a giant leap to turn around misfortunes after series of substantial losses due to heavy debts and dilapidated infrastructure.

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APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leonean Government has described the report of the human rights watchdog Amnesty International as “baseless, misleading and lacking “credibility”.

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APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) on Wednesday announced another batch of indictment of nine persons for misappropriation of donor funds in relations to the 2014 Ebola epidemic.

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