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    16-Apr-2019 to 16:14

    Beninese bishops advocate inclusive legislative measures

    APA - Cotonou (Benin) By Ulvaeus Balogoun — The Bishops of Benin, in a message addressed on Tuesday to the Christian community and the people of Benin, called for “inclusive legislative elections,” stressing that they can only be held through the involvement of “each other” in preserving “peace and national unity at all cost.”

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    15-Apr-2019 to 14:36

    Botswana leader evades no-confidence motion

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi has scuppered a plan to table another no-confidence motion against him by legislators across the political divide in parliament after approving a 15 percent salary hike for MPs, APA learned in Gaborone on Monday.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 14:18

    Sierra Leone: Special Audit hearing commences Wednesday

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Public hearing on the controversial special technical audit on the activities of the former government in Sierra Leone will commence on Wednesday, APA has learnt.

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    15-Apr-2019 to 14:00

    Sierra Leone scores high in macroeconomic management-Report

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The second Bio-Meter report on Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has painted a mixed bag of responses from citizens, with the highest score realized in efforts to manage the macro-economy.

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    13-Apr-2019 to 07:37

    Ethiopia: Police detains 59 officials over allegations of corruption

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia Police have detained a number of individuals on suspicion of corruption allegation and for planning to carry out terror attacks, according to the Federal Attorney General on Saturday.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 10:49

    Sudan military takeover not a solution - AU

    APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat has said that the military take-over is not the appropriate response to the challenges facing Sudan and the aspirations of its people, in a statement obtained Friday by APA in Kigali.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 06:37

    Sierra Leone: New Human Rights Commissioners subscribe to oath of office

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Despite opposition, the five new Commissioners of Sierra Leone’s Human Rights Commission have taken up office after subscribing to the oath.

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