16-Sep-2019 to 23:18

Cameroon leader clarifies national dialogue theme

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Cameroon's president Paul Biya, on Monday outlined the main themes of the national dialogue slated for late September which is expected to put paid to the secessionist crisis in its English-speaking regions.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:56

ECCAS welcomes national dialogue in Cameroon

APA- Libreville (Gabon) — President Ali Bongo of Gabon in his capacity as the current chair of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS), on Thursday welcomed the peace initiative by the Cameroonian leader who convened a national dialogue in his country rocked by nearly two years of a separatist crisis in its English-speaking region.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:40

Chad car crash kills nine

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) — An accident involving a public transport bus in Loumia, a town located 80 kilometres from the Chadian capital N’Djaména, on Thursday killed nine people and injured 20, APA learned.

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12-Sep-2019 to 23:31

At least 50 perish as DRC train derails

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Fifty people have died after a train derailed in southeastern Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday, Steve Mbikayi, the Minister of Humanitarian Action and National Solidarity confirmed.

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11-Sep-2019 to 20:15

Chad extends state of emergency in three provinces

APA-N’Djaména (Chad) — Chad's National Assembly, meeting in a plenary session, adopted by a majority (115 votes) a resolution extending by four months a state of emergency introduced in three provinces on August 19.

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10-Sep-2019 to 16:51

Fifth Investing in Africa Forum opens in Brazzaville

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The fifth Investing in Africa Forum opened Tuesday in Brazzaville with five African presidents in attendance, under the theme “Leveraging Partnerships for Economic diversification and Jobs Creation in African Economies.”

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04-Sep-2019 to 19:48

France, others pledge $65m to preserve Congo rainforest

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) By Leon Charles Moukouri — French President Emmanuel Macron has signed a letter of intent pledging, on behalf of his country and several partners of the international community, to bankroll the conservation of the rainforest in the Republic of the Congo to the tune of $65 million.

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