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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Convicted killer Janusz Walus was on Tuesday stabbed by a fellow prison inmate just days from his scheduled parole release this week.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The report that seven African countries have started trading goods and services under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and the commitment of Tullow Ghana on skills transfer in the oil and gas sector are some of the leading stories in the Ghanaian press on Wednesday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The report by the Central Bank of Nigeria that non-oil exporters repatriated $4.99 billion into Nigeria in 2022 and the sentencing of Nigeria’s Police Chief to three-month imprisonment for flouting 2011 court order by an Abuja High Court are some of the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Wednesday.

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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Horn of Africa is facing an unprecedented drought emergency with catastrophic consequences, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) warned.

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APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa, as “an investment destination of choice,” has potential to produce green hydrogen due to its legislative infrastructure whose goal is to make the county a world leader in green hydrogen production, President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Police in Ethiopia have arrested eleven individuals in a crackdown on illegal firearms possession in the capital, Addis Ababa and recovered arms and ammunition.

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