11-Sep-2019 to 17:11

Nigeria to host health regulators from 44 African countries

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), is to host healthcare regulators 44 African countries and more than 100 representatives.

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11-Sep-2019 to 16:43

Senegal: Where local soaps outshine foreign telenovelas

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — In recent years, local television series in Senegal have managed something of a big resurgence, casting a shadow on foreign soap operas, which enjoyed success in the past.

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11-Sep-2019 to 12:55

Liberia, FAO strike food safety deal

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberian government through the Ministry of Commerce and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations have signed a food safety agreement worth US$348.000 to be implemented over the period of 24 months.

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11-Sep-2019 to 09:43

Liberian newspapers headline president’s leave, trafficking in person report

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President Weah’s office denying reports on social media that the President has asked for six months leave, and the United States Ambassador calling for concerted efforts to improve the Country’s status on the Watch List ranking of the State Department’s annual Trafficking In Persons (TIP) Report dominate the headlines in the Wednesday, September 11 editions of Liberian newspapers.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:50

Burkina Faso: Six policemen killed in ambush

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Six policemen were killed in an attack perpetrated by unidentified gunmen near Inata, in northern Burkina Faso, in a region prone to terrorist violence, security sources told APA Tuesday.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:47

Sierra Leone: Uproar as anti-graft agency publicly shamed suspects

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) took the fight against graft to a new level on Monday when it paraded suspects facing charges of involvement in exams malpractice. The agency said the move is part of a new strategy of naming and shaping corrupt officials as a deterrent against graft.

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10-Sep-2019 to 14:41

Top ECOWAS official on judiciary urges unfettered free movement

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Chairman on Judiciary of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Christophe Tchao, says there should be unhindered free movement in West Africa among member States.

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