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22-Jul-2019 to 20:14

dolutegravir preferred HIV treatment option - WHO

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Based on new evidence assessing benefits and risks, the use of the HIV drug dolutegravir (DTG) is recommended as the preferred first-line and second-line treatment, the World Health Organization said in a statement on Monday.

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22-Jul-2019 to 20:09

EU provides €36m to Ethiopia to cut greenhouse gasses

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Union on Monday provided €36 million to Ethiopia to help the east African nation strengthen greener economy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

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22-Jul-2019 to 20:05

EU announces €800m funding for AU peace operation

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Union (EU) on Monday announced a €800 million funding to the African Union (AU) in financing agreement signed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

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22-Jul-2019 to 19:36

10 killed in Mogadishu car bomb blast

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Ten people are now confirmed to have died after a car bomb blast near Somalia’s main airport in the capital Mogadishu on Monday.

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22-Jul-2019 to 15:58

Rwandan electoral body starts receiving senatorial nominations Tuesday

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's National Electoral Commission (NEC) will start receiving Tuesday all applications for candidates wishing to compete in September's senatorial elections, an official source confirmed Monday in Kigali.

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22-Jul-2019 to 13:01

AU to deploy fresh team to Ebola-hit Eastern DRC

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The African Union (AU) is to deploy more of the African Voluntary Health Corps (AVoHC) to support the response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo, according to a statement seen by APA in Kigali on Monday.

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22-Jul-2019 to 12:43

Kenya: Treasury boss leads pack arrested over dam scandal

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji on Monday ordered the arrest of the country’s Treasury Cabinet Secretary, Henry Rotich over a multi-million-dollar dam scandal.

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