04-Sep-2019 to 13:19

Liberia’s national economic dialogue kicks off in Monrovia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — A three-day national forum aimed at resuscitating the Liberian economy kicked off on Wednesday, September 4, at the newly-constructed Ministerial Complex in Congo Town, outside Monrovia.

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04-Sep-2019 to 13:10

UAE, FAO to support rural women in Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — As part of its ongoing humanitarian works to empower women across the world, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has initiated a project in Liberia aimed at helping rural women achieve sustainable income, food security and nutrition opportunities.

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04-Sep-2019 to 12:53

Japan TICAD7 confab gives birth to fresh road project for Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Japanese Government has pledged to construct the road between the Gabriel Tucker Bridge and the St. Paul Bridge, Liberia President George Weah has disclosed.

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03-Sep-2019 to 21:03

World's 41-ton e-waste set to rise - Study

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Each year, the world's electronics industry generates up to 41 million tons of e-waste, but as the figure of consumers rises, and the durability of devices shrinks in response to the demand for the newest and best, that number could rise to 50 million tons in few years, specialized studies warn.

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03-Sep-2019 to 20:32

Burkina coup general's wife gets 30-year jail term

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The wife of General Gilbert Diendéré, former MP Fatoumata Diendéré Diallo, who was prosecuted in connection with the failed coup of 2015 and tried in absentia has been sentenced to 30 years in prison by the Ouagadougou military tribunal on Tuesday for her role in the insurrection.

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03-Sep-2019 to 16:45

Guinea-Bissau police seizes record 1869 kg of cocaine

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The anti-drug unit of the Guinea-Bissau Criminal Police seized a record 1,869 kg of cocaine on Monday, in a two-stage operation carried out in the same city of Canchungo, in the north of the country.

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03-Sep-2019 to 16:32

Buhari sends envoy to South Africa over attacks

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a special envoy to South Africa over the killing of Nigerians in that country just as the South African envoy in Nigeria has been summoned.

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