23-Aug-2019 to 16:57

Military games 'a pillar of EAC integration'

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday praised the East African Community military games, saying they have become a key pillar of regional integration.

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09-Aug-2019 to 15:24

Ugandan Speaker champions drive to abolish African visas

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s Speaker of Parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, has called on African countries to abolish visas to facilitate the free movement of people across the continent.

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31-Jul-2019 to 21:25

SADC assesses transnational regulators

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) says it is looking to complete by the end of this year an evaluative study that will lead to the transformation of the Southern African Regional Regulators Association (RERA).

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29-Jul-2019 to 20:46

Rwanda, neighbours to benefit from regional hydro power plant

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Senior representatives of governments from Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Monday endorsed in Kinshasa one of the long-awaited joint Rusizi III Hydropower Plant Project with a capacity to generate 144 MW power by 2026, an official source disclosed to APA in Kigali.

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29-Jul-2019 to 13:23

Botswana and Namibia: Setting the tone for regional integration?

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — In a first for the southern African region, citizens of Botswana could soon be able to travel to Namibia using just their national identity cards instead of passports, and vice versa, if ongoing talks between the two countries yield the desired results.

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19-Jul-2019 to 15:22

Namibia assumes SACU chair SACU, calls for action on AfCFTA

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has assumed the chairmanship of the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) until July 2020 and immediately called for action to ensure the union becomes one of the main building blocks for the newly launched African Continental Free Trade Area.

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12-Jul-2019 to 13:41

Botswana’s long walk to attracting FDI

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Nine years ago, Botswana embarked on an investment drive to attract investors into the country.

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