19-Jul-2019 to 15:01

The Cameroonian soldier who will ref the AFCON final

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — The final of the 32nd edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which pits Senegal against Algeria on Friday in Cairo will be officiated by Cameroonian international referee Alioum Sidi, who is a chief warrant officer of the Cameroon Air Force.

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19-Jul-2019 to 11:40

DRC Ebola death toll climbs to 1,700

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The current Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has lingered for 11 months with 2532 confirmed cases and 1705 deaths, Director of the Africa Center for Disease Control (CDC) has said.

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18-Jul-2019 to 15:35

HRW decries CAR massacre

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — Human Rights Watch has decried the killing of 46 civilians apparently by fighters of the Return, Reclamation, Rehabilitation, or 3R group in three attacks in Ouham Pendé province of the Central African Republic almost two months ago.

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18-Jul-2019 to 12:38

CAR's home gardening culture bears fruit

APA - Bangui (Central African Rep.) — The culture of home gardening, promoted in Central African Republic capital Bangui by several NGOs and partners, including the United Nations, has yielded fruitful results.

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17-Jul-2019 to 16:32

Cameroon anglophones 'forced to fund' secessionist conflict

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) By Félix Cyriaque Ebolé Bola — English speakers obliged, forced to finance secession war in Cameroon - Several nationals of Cameroon’s English-speaking North-West and South-West regions have told APA that they live under constant pressure from armed secessionist militias who are demanding money transfers in order to support the war against the federal government.

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17-Jul-2019 to 12:40

Vacational trading: Chad's schoolchildren into cassava business

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Many Ndjamena College and High School girls, who usually sell cassava during the holidays, have once again put on their work clothes, after the end of the academic year, to crisscross the streets of the Chadian capital, carrying a dish of cassava tuber on the head.

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16-Jul-2019 to 22:27

Brazzaville and the crazed atmosphere of fairs

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) By Léon Charles Moukouri — As the school holidays begin, Brazzaville, the Congolese capital, is vibrating to the rhythm of promotional operations, organised by breweries and mobile phone companies.

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