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APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda on Tuesday signed a loan agreement with France through its development bank, Agence Française de Développement (AFD), committing two financing agreements worth €49.5 million to support government efforts to mitigate the COVID-19 outbreak.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — Many Ghanaians turned out in large numbers to participate in the nationwide voter registration exercise, which kicked off on Tuesday,

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The deployment of 44,000 registration officers by the Electoral Commission for the registration exercise and deployment of soldiers at Ghanaian borders are some of the leading stories in the Ghanaian newspapers on Tuesday.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s recession- and coronavirus-hit economy has registered a gross domestic growth (GDP) decline of two percent in the first quarter of 2020, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Correctional Services Deputy Minister Nkosi Phathekile Holomisa has returned to work after recovering from a coronavirus attack, his office said on Tuesday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The lifting of the ban on interstate travels on Wednesday, July 1, and the advice from the International Monetary Fund on aggressive tax drive by the Nigerian government are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Tuesday.

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