21-Feb-2020 to 12:45

Senegal: U.S. targets African market

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s recent African tour is apparently a result of Washington’s desire to reshuffle the cards in a continent where China has already tactfully deployed itself.

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20-Feb-2020 to 01:41

Gambia gets over $100m IFAD loan to boost agriculture

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia government has agreed to secure some $80 Million from the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and close to $30 million jointly funded by the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) and Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA).

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19-Feb-2020 to 19:47

Senegal, Mauritania to straighten relations through gas exploitation

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Amid diplomatic turmoil caused by some disagreements over fisheries, Senegal and Mauritania have adopted the “most intelligent strategy” to achieve joint management of their gas resources for the benefit of the two peoples, Dr. Boubacar Mbodj, Energy and Environment Advisor to President Macky Sall said in an interview with APA.

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19-Feb-2020 to 19:00

Liberia urged by WHO to standardize trainings on health

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Health Organization (WHO) has stressed the need to standardize health training in Liberia, reports said on Wednesday.

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19-Feb-2020 to 13:52

Mauritania, Senegal poised to work for AfCFTA success

APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Mauritanian President, Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani and his Senegalese counterpart, Macky Sall, on Tuesday evening, reiterated in Nouakchott their common will to work for the success of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and more generally, the achievement of the objectives of the African Union Agenda 2063.

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18-Feb-2020 to 19:32

Malian army confirms arrest of three suspected terrorist kingpins

Apa- Bamako (Mali) — Malian armed forces on Tuesday announced in a statement that they have arrested “three terrorist leaders” and neutralized many others during an offensive in Somadougou, in the region of Mopti in the center of the country.

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18-Feb-2020 to 19:22

Liberia urged to protect asylum seekers

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia has the obligation to protect t asylum seekers, said Madam Lisa Quarshie, senior officer at the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR).

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