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APA-Conakry (Guinea) — A protest by supporters of the National Front for the Defence of the Constitution (FNDC), which began at the intersections of Conakry's Gbessia airport on Wednesday morning has been dispersed by the police in the Kondébougni district using tear gas.

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APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The African Public Procurement Network (RACOP) proposed Thursday in Dakar to strengthen and harmonise public procurement reforms on the continent, according to Saër Niang who argued that Africa needs more than ever to strengthen the economic governance policy as one of the fundamental pillars of development policies.

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APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Roméo Dallaire, a retired Canadian military general who served as Force Commander of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda in 1994 on Thursday paid tribute to victims of the genocide against the Tutsis by laying a wreath at the Kigali Genocide Memorial.

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APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso Security ministry has announced that the legislative and regulatory process was underway for the recruitment of volunteers to counter the terrorist threat in the country.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — As part of efforts to boost the tourism industry, the state-owned Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) has revealed that Qatar Airways will next month commence direct flights to the southern African country, APA learnt here Thursday.

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APA - Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — A senior military mission deployed by the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) and led by the Head of the regional organization’s standby force, Brigadier General Usman Abdulmumuni Yusuf, arrived on Thursday in Bissau for a two-day visit during which it will meet with President José Mario Vaz, an official source told APA.

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