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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The retooling and repair work at the Komenda Sugar Factory (KSF) put at 98 per cent complete and the chaos, stone pelting and firing of tear gas that marred the peaceful protest by Arise Ghana Movement are some of the trending stories in the Ghanaian press on Wednesday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The report that the Nigerian Government revealed that 13 out of the 30 marginal fields awarded since 1999 were not producing crude oil, as only 17 of the fields were currently meeting the target of crude oil production is one of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Wednesday.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former Botswana president Ian Khama has appealed to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and other leaders to ban hunting trophy imports as part of a global campaign to save elephants and other animals from extinction.

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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government and the De Beers Group have extended by a year an agreement under which a jointly owned diamond mine sells the bulk of its rough gems to the global giant.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The 48th Ordinary Session of the Mediation and Security Council (MSC) at the Ministerial Level of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will hold on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at the Movenpick Hotel in Accra, Ghana.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Government has signed an Exchange of Note (E/N) with the Japanese Government for an Economic and Social Development Programme involving the acquisition of High-Speed Boat to reinforce services for coastal security in Nigeria, with the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, as the implementing partner.

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