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APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) has announced a €951,504 grant from the European Commission to fund the implementation of the Kampala Climate Change Action Plan.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Investors have lauded the launch of the Invest South Africa One Stop Shop (Invest SA OSS), saying it will go a long way in easing the way business is done in the country.

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APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Police in Mozambique say at least four people have died in the country's northern province of Niassa, after consuming a home-brewed alcoholic drink known as “catcholima”.

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APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea's national male basketball team, defeated Mali 61-58 in the opening match of the Zone II Afrobasket tournament at Bamako’s sport complex.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana-based supermarket Choppies Enterprises plans to spend $57 million to open more stores in Africa in the next 15 months.

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APA-Niamey (Niger) — Parliamentarians in Niger have voted to put in place a parliamentary committee to probe a CFA200 billion transfer to an account in Dubai, following an alleged sale of uranium in which current Finance minister, Hassoumi Massaoudou is suspected to have played a role.

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