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    • S/Africans observe Reconciliation Day

      APA-Mthatha (South Africa) — Leading his nation to observe Reconciliation Day, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has used the occasion to appeal to his compatriots to be part of the efforts to promote in...

    • Army wants Amnesty International out of Nigeria

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Army has called for the closure of the Amnesty International (AI) offices in Nigeria, alleging that there is credible evidence that the organisation is working hard to...

    • Nigerian airports handle 10.9m passengers in 9 months

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) says a total of 10.9 million passengers passed through Nigerian airports in 163,646 aircraft movements between January and Se...


    20-Nov-2018 to 14:25

    Ghana beats Ethiopia 2-0 in AfCON qualifier

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ghana have secured a potentially decisive 2-0 win over Ethiopia in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played at the Addis Ababa Stadium on Sunday.

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    20-Nov-2018 to 14:15

    ECA to establish legal digital identities in Africa

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the Omidyar Network have announced a partnership to establish legal digital identities in Africa.

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    19-Nov-2018 to 14:23

    Close to 45,000 people participate in Africa’s largest road race

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Close to 45,000 runners on Suday participated in Africa’s largest road race, The Great Ethiopian Run, at the capital Addis Ababa.

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    19-Nov-2018 to 13:18

    AU launches fund to bankroll continental affairs

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union has launched a landmark fund aimed at financing the continent's peace and security activities.

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    19-Nov-2018 to 11:11

    AU to impose sanction, suspend nonpaying member states

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — African heads of states and government have adopted a battery of sanction to impose member states that are non-compliant to the 0.2 percent levy, AUC Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat said.

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    19-Nov-2018 to 08:14

    Africa set to initiate integrated market starting from next year-AU Official

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa set to initiate integrated market starting from the upcoming January, AU Trade and Industry Commissioner Albert M. Muchanga said.

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    16-Nov-2018 to 10:40

    ECA to launch campaign targeting violence against children

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Social Development Policy Division (SDPD) of the Economic Commission for Africa is co-organizing the launch of a global campaign for the “Good Treatment of Girls, Boys and Adolescents with Disabilities in the World”, which seeks to address vulnerabilities and degrading treatment most of them face on a daily basis.

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