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    18-Feb-2018 to 16:12

    S/African: Ramaphosa pays tribute to SA National Defence Force

    APA-Kimberley (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has paid tribute to the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) as “a non-partisan unifier and defender of all South Africans”.

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    18-Feb-2018 to 14:12

    State of emergency: Ethiopia prohibits protests

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The six-month state of emergency, which Ethiopia declared on Friday, prohibits protest, campaigning for protest and carrying weapons and explosives, Siraj Fegesa, the country’s defence minister has announced.

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    17-Feb-2018 to 10:54

    S/Africa: Embrace youths, women as part of development - Ramaphosa

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Newly-elected South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday night appealed to fellow compatriots to get the country out of its economic malaise into a prosperous one where the youth and women are included in all facets of development activities.

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    16-Feb-2018 to 11:16

    In Dakar Mayor’s trial, state claims over 6b CFA francs

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The State Judicial Agent (AJE), Antoine Diome, began Thursday in Dakar pleadings in the trial of Dakar Mayor Khalifa Sall and co-accused.

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    16-Feb-2018 to 09:50

    Ethiopia: Ruling party accepts resignation of PM Desalegn

    APA-Addis Ababa — The Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front says it has welcomed the resignation letter submitted to it by Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, who resigned Thursday as head of government and chairman of the ruling party.

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    15-Feb-2018 to 15:13

    South Africa: Ramaphosa installed as new president

    APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — Acting President Cyril Ramaphosa was on Thursday elected by South Africa's parliament as his country’s new president, replacing Jacob Zuma who resigned on Wednesday night.

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    15-Feb-2018 to 13:39

    Cyril Ramaphosa sworn-in as new President

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in Thursday before the Parliament in Cape Town as the new President of South Africa, according to major international news outlets monitored in Dakar by APA.

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