26-Mar-2020 to 13:06

Covid-19: Central Africa needs to urgently review public spending priorities (st...

APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Permanent Secretariat of the Economic and Financial Reform Programme called on member countries of the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) to urgently review their public spending priorities in relation to the coronavirus pandemic.

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25-Mar-2020 to 18:50

Chad declares three-day national mourning over killing of 92 soldiers

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — Chadian head of state, Idriss Deby, has decreed a three-day national mourning after the killing of 92 soldiers on Monday by elements of the Boko Haram sect.

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24-Mar-2020 to 17:22

Chad: Clashes with Boko Haram kill about 100

APA-NDjamena (Chad) — The violent fighting between Chadian soldiers positioned in the Lake Chad region and Boko Haram insurgents has left about hundred people dead.

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24-Mar-2020 to 09:49

Saxophonist Manu Dibango dies of Covid-19

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The Cameroonian saxophonist Manu Dibango died at 86 from a coronavirus infection, his family announced Tuesday.

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20-Mar-2020 to 16:02

Chad records first coronavirus case

APA-N'Djamena (Chad) — Chad has confirmed being hit by a first Covid-19 case, the government said Thursday in a press release copied to APA.

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18-Mar-2020 to 20:32

Congo confirms three Covid-19 cases

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — The Congolese government has announced two new cases of Covid-19 in a statement by Prime Minister Clément Mouamba.

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17-Mar-2020 to 20:01

Covid-19: CHAN football postponed to later date

APA-Yaoundé (Cameroon) — The government of Cameroon and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Tuesday announced the postponement “to a later date” of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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