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APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The president of Mozambique's Supreme Court, Adelino Muchanga has expressed concern over the overcrowding in the country's prisons, warning that it hinders the rehabilitation of prisoners, damages their dignity and imposes extra costs on the State.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has been ranked first in Africa and 12th in the world among mining jurisdictions in the 2016 Mining Policy Perception Index (PPI), which was contained in the Canadian based Fraser Institute’s Annual Survey of Mining Companies, APA learnt here Friday.

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APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Two Nigerian blind homosexuals have been sentenced to six years of imprisonment without an option of a fine for sexually abusing two boys.

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APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Chadian Chadian President Idriss Deby Itno is expected in Conakry on Friday for an official visit to Guinea, official sources have said.

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APA - Kinshasa (RDC) — The International Conference of the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) has set up an information center in Kasese, Uganda to help monitor activities of the Ugandan rebels of the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) active in the east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Thursday colorfully commemorated the 121st anniversary of a shock military victory at Adwa against an invading force from Italy in 1896.

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