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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The directive by President Akufo-Addo to the National Disaster Management Organisation to step-up efforts to bring relief to residents of Apiate, after the town was rocked by a huge explosion on Thursday afternoon is one of the leading stories in the Ghanaian press on Friday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The report that Nigerians may need to adjust their expectations ahead of possible removal of subsidy as the rising price of crude oil may push petrol price to N403 per litre is one of the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Executive Director of the Finance Intelligence Authority, Sydney Asubo revealed that Uganda risks being blacklisted by the Financial Action Taskforce (FATF) if the government does not tackle money laundering by May 2022.

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APA-Lagos (Nigeria) — How combining new technology and traditional knowledge harvests rain and restores land.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) says that at least 27 journalists were killed due to their work in 2021, with India and Mexico topping the list of countries with the most media worker deaths.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has expressed optimism that the Cultural Property Implementation Act (CPIA), agreement, signed by Nigeria and the United States of America on Thursday in Abuja, will reduce the pillage of Nigeria's ancient arts.

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