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      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Red Cross teams in northern Mozambique have been reporting serious damage in towns and communities that bore the brunt of Cyclone Kenneth overnight.

    • Botswana ruling party suspends, expels lawmakers

      APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) has expelled a lawmaker and suspended another on charges of allegedly bringing the party into disrepute.

    • Cameroon: Malaria kills 3000 people in 2018

      APA - Douala (Cameroon) — Malaria is the leading cause of death in Cameroon with more than three thousand deaths recorded in 2018, according to data from the Ministry of Public Health copied to APA on Frida...


    10-Apr-2019 to 13:53

    Guinea-Bissau sets cashew nuts price at 500 CFA francs per kilogram

    APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau has set cashew nuts price at 500 CFA per kilogram, Alberto Mendes Pereira, the Chief Inspector of the Ministry of Commerce said on Wednesday.

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    19-Mar-2019 to 19:27

    BOAD clears CFAF18bn loan for Bissau airport renovation

    APA – Bissau (G/Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — Renovation works on Bissau’s Osvaldo Vieira International Airport are set to begin thanks to a 27 million Euro loan (CFAF17.7 billion) from the West African Development Bank (BOAD), the Transport and Telecommunications minister announced on Tuesday.

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    18-Mar-2019 to 18:22

    Guinea Bissau PM poised for second oath

    APA-Bissau (GBissau) By Nouha Mancaly — Domingos Simões Pereira, is expected to take his second oath as Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau and take office later this week, APA learned on Monday from official sources.

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    15-Mar-2019 to 18:19

    G/Bissau PM opposes cashew nut price tax

    APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The Prime Minister of Guinea-Bissau, Aristides Gomes has told journalists that it would be unfair of the government to impose a tax on the marketing price of cashew nuts, given that the market is free and exports depended on the international market.

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    13-Mar-2019 to 17:58

    Guinea Bissau's PAIGC wins legislative elections

    APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) won the 10 March parliamentary elections, securing 47 out of the 102 seats in Parliament.

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    13-Mar-2019 to 14:23

    Guinea-Bissau parties vow to preserve stability

    APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — The ruling African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) and the Democratic Party of Guinea-Bissau (APU-PDGB) signed a political agreement on Tuesday evening in Bissau to ensure government stability for four years, APA can report.

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    12-Mar-2019 to 13:10

    Guinea-Bissau’s ruling party claims victory of legislative poll

    APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — Guinea-Bissau’s ruling African Party for the Independence of Guinea-Bissau and Cape Verde (PAIGC) has declared that it won Sunday’s parliamentary elections, although the provisional results of these elections are due to be published tomorrow Wednesday by the National Electoral Commission (CNE).

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