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    15-May-2018 to 18:54

    IGAD hold crunch talks with Machar

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Foreign ministers of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Tuesday met with South Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar in Pretoria.

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    15-May-2018 to 16:00

    African countries agree to boost tax to GDP ratio to 15 pct

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African countries have agreed to boost tax-to-GDP ratio to a minimum threshold of 15 percent of their economies, as part of an effort to realize the Continental Free Trade Area agreement.

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    14-May-2018 to 19:49

    ECA launches landmark Africa reports

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Monday launched a new generation of reports focusing on African countries’ progress on structural transformation.

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    14-May-2018 to 19:33

    AfCFTA: Consumer spending to hit $1.4 trillion by 2020 - Official

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — With the implementation of the Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Africa will have a combined GDP of $3 billion annually as consumer spending is forecast to hit $1.4 trillion by 2020, African Union Commission Official said.

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    14-May-2018 to 17:44

    Africa: Illegal transfers 'incur $100b yearly losses'

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Experts have called for combined forces to stem the illicit movement of money and capital from one country to another amid revelations that illicit financial flows from Africa were stifling the continent’s development progress.

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    12-May-2018 to 19:32

    Kenya provides $10m for relief of flood victims

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The Kenya government on Saturday donated 1 billion shillings ($10 million)to assist over 200,000 displaced by floods in various parts of the country.

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    12-May-2018 to 13:52

    Top UN official in Sudan to assess humanitarian needs

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The United Nations Under-Secretary-General for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator, Mark Lowcock, kicked off his visit to Sudan on Saturday, to assess what is needed to ensure an effective response for five million people in need of assistance and protection.

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