31-Mar-2020 to 19:42

Cameroon: Transporters send strike notice to government over harsh Covid-19 meas...

APA - Yaoundé (Cameroon) — About 20 road transport unions in Cameroon have sent a strike notice to the Prime Minister of Cameroon, Mr. Joseph Dion Ngute, over the “economic shock” from the harsh anti-Covid-19 measures of the government.

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31-Mar-2020 to 13:26

Covid-19: Congo’s former president Yhombi Opango dies in France

APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — Former Congolese President (1977-1979) Joachim Yhombi Opango, 81, died Monday in France of the Covid-19, national television said on Tuesday.

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30-Mar-2020 to 16:45

NDjaména launches fresh operation against Boko Haram

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — The Chadian army on Monday launched a military operation dubbed “Colère de Boma” against Boko Haram insurgents on the islands of Lake Chad.

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30-Mar-2020 to 16:36

Rwanda: Over 100 arrested for breaking curfew

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The authorities in Rwanda have arrested more than hundred people for allegedly violating a curfew and will be quarantined for 14 days, the Spokesperson of Rwanda National Police, Commissioner of Police John Bosco Kabera confirmed on Monday.

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30-Mar-2020 to 15:14

Second COVID-19 death in Sudan

APA- Khartoum (Sudan) — Sudan has registered its second confirmed death in relation to the global coronavirus pandemic after a sixth case of the respiratory illness was announced late on Sunday.

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27-Mar-2020 to 16:55

UN calls on Cameroonian separatists for cease-fire

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Secretary General of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres, has urged secessionist armed groups in the Cameroonian regions of the North West and South West to follow the example of the Defense Forces of Southern Cameroon (Socadef), which have agreed to a temporary unilateral and provisional ceasefire in order to facilitate the fight against the coronavirus.

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26-Mar-2020 to 18:48

Lake Chad declared “area of operations”

APA-NDjaména (Chad) — Three days after a deadly clashes between Boko Haram insurgents and Chadian troops that left 98 dead and 47 wounded, the Chadian government declared on Thursday the Lake Chad a military “area of operation.”

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