19-Jan-2019 to 03:53

Ghana Ports Authority offers $10,000 bounty over killers of top official

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana Ports and Habours Authority (GPHA) is offering a ¢50,000 (US$10,000) bounty to anyone who provides accurate information that would lead to the arrest of the killers of its Public Affairs Manager Mrs. Josephine Tanor Asante.

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18-Jan-2019 to 13:32

ICC Appeals Chamber orders continued detention of Gbagbo

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court (ICC) ordered on Friday the continued detention of former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo and his former youth minister Charles Ble Goude, until the next hearing set for February 1.

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18-Jan-2019 to 13:26

Nigerian leader condoles with Kenya following terrorist attack

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday received a message of condolence and goodwill from his Nigerian counterpart Muhammadu Buhari following Tuesday’s terrorist attack at 14 Riverside Drive that left 21 people dead and scores injured.

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18-Jan-2019 to 13:10

Senegal: ‘AU cannot dictate to us what to do’ - Gov’t Spokesman

APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The Constitutional Court in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) “is independent” and, de facto, the Congolese government, let alone the African Union, cannot dictate to it “what it should do,” the government spokesman, Lambert Mendé, said Friday in Kinshasa.

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18-Jan-2019 to 10:45

Africa’s industrialization is crucial - Macky Sall

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — The issue of industrialization remains crucial for an Africa that wants to reach emergence and socio-economic development, Senegal’s President Macky Sall said Thursday at a conference in Diamniadio on the outskirts of Dakar.

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18-Jan-2019 to 10:24

Mauritania: Opposition agree on principles ahead of election

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — The Mauritanian opposition reached Thursday in Nouakchott an agreement on principles, ahead of the presidential elections later this year.

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18-Jan-2019 to 09:56

Africa to move forward resolutely - Macky Sall

APA-Dakar (Senegal) by Abdourahmane Diallo — While keeping in mind the past, Africa is determined to look into the future and move forward to enter the era of emergence and development, the Senegalese head of state Macky Sall said Thursday at a conference in Diamniadio on the outskirts of Dakar.

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