14-Oct-2019 to 18:19

Liberia and Guinea finalise mining deal

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia and Guinea have signed an implementation agreement that will allow the two countries to resume the actualisation of a mining deal entered into about two months ago.

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14-Oct-2019 to 18:06

Nigeria approves e-customs to secure borders

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari Monday approved the deployment of e-customs to secure Nigeria’s frontiers with Niger, Benin, Chad and Cameroon, just as the nation saves 10.2 million litres of petrol daily thanks to the border closure.

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14-Oct-2019 to 17:20

Kagame wins special West African Employers’ gong

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame has been presented with a special prize of the Federation of West African Employers’ Organizations (FOPAO) for his leadership and the economic transformation of his country.

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14-Oct-2019 to 17:04

At least two killed in Guinea demos

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Two people have been killed in clashes that flared up in the Guinean capital Conakry and the interior of the country on Monday between the police and demonstrators protesting attempts by President Alpha Conde to run for a third term.

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14-Oct-2019 to 14:14

Senegal's power company’s production up 9 percent

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Senegal’s national electricity company's (Senelec) production in July 2019 has increased by 9.6 percent, compared to the previous month, APA learned Monday from the National Statistics and Population Agency (ANSD).

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14-Oct-2019 to 13:18

Chad to produce 12,960 metric tons of vegetable oil

APA - Ndjamena (Chad) — The oil mill-soap factory, a unit of the cotton company of Chad based in Moundou, main town of the southern province of Logone Occidental intends to resume its production of refined vegetable oil by the end of this year with 12,960 metric tons, APA learned from company sources on Monday.

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13-Oct-2019 to 19:58

Nigeira's gas firm invests $30b on facilities

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — At the end of activities to mark its anniversary celebration, the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas Company (NLNG) reported it invested over US$30 billion to erect gas facilities and infrastructure in Bonny Island in oil rich Rivers state.

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