11-May-2020 to 21:15

DR Congo: Ex-Tshisekedi aide's trial postponed

APA - Kinshasa (RD Congo) — The Gombe High Court in DR Congo on Monday deferred to May 25, the trial of Vital Kamerhem, a former personal aide to President Felix Tshisekedi.

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05-May-2020 to 14:18

DRC records 100 Covid-19 cases at Ndolo prison

APA - Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The Congolese authorities announce that they have detected 101 detainees infected by the Covid-19 in the Ndolo military prison located in Kinshasa, the capital.

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28-Apr-2020 to 21:22

Rwanda frees 1,673 inmates to decongest cells

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's judicial authorities have released a second batch of 1,673 detainees from different police stations cells countrywide to decongest detention centres amid COVID-19, a judicial source confirmed Tuesday to APA in Kigali.

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28-Apr-2020 to 21:06

Apex bank paints bleak prospects for CEMAC economies

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — Uncertainty hangs over the growth prospects for the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) thanks to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on the global and sub-regional economy, the latest monetary policy report of the Central Bank (BEAC) seen by APA on Tuesday warned.

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27-Apr-2020 to 22:00

Rwanda: Drones throw a lifeline for patients amid lockdown

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — With the lockdown in Rwanda crippling many sectors, the use of drones to deliver medical supplies to remote parts of the country is gathering momentum and does not look like slowing down.

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27-Apr-2020 to 20:55

Kagame fires Rwanda's Internal security minister

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Monday removed from duties the Internal security Minister, General Patrick Nyamvumba due to matters of accountability which were under investigation.

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24-Apr-2020 to 13:48

Covid-19: Africa warned not to downplay other health emergencies

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The World Health Organization's Regional Director for Africa, Dr. Motshidiso Moeti, on Friday, warned countries on the continent to be wary of other diseases amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

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