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    15-Nov-2018 to 15:08

    Zimbabwe opposition chief refuses to testify before post-poll violence inquiry u...

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Opposition leader Nelson Chamisa on Thursday refused to testify before a commission appointed by President Emmerson Mnangagwa to probe post-election violence unless the panel also subpoenas the Zimbabwean leader to appear before it.

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    13-Nov-2018 to 13:17

    DRC opposition leaders renounce Geneva accord

    APA-Kinshasa (DRC) — The agreement signed Sunday in Geneva by the DRC opposition, agreeing to make Martin Fayulu its flagbearer for the December 23 presidential election, is in serious trouble.

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    12-Nov-2018 to 16:34

    Sierra Leone: Parliament divided over passport deal

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Parliament has deferred a debate on a controversial motion seeking to annul a contract for the production of the country’s passport.

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    12-Nov-2018 to 11:46

    Ramaphosa blames Zuma for S/Africa’s economic woes

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Citing high levels of unemployment and corruption as key issues his government needed to address with speed, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has blamed the 10 years of former president Jacob Zuma’s tenure for the economic troubles the country is facing.

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    08-Nov-2018 to 18:36

    Senegal poll: Macky Sall candidacy set for December 1

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Seydou Gueye, the national spokesman of Senegal’s ruling Alliance for the Republic (APR) has said President Macky Sall is set to be unveiled as the coalition’s standard bearer next month, ahead of presidential elections early next year.

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    05-Nov-2018 to 19:06

    Botswana: Masisi-Khama feud mediation fails

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — President Mokgweetsi Masisi on Monday revealed that efforts by a council of elders to mediate in his frosty relations with his immediate processor Ian Khama has failed.

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    31-Oct-2018 to 17:18

    Burkina: Opposition boycotts uprising anniversary events

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The fourth anniversary of a popular uprising which forced President Blaise Compaore from power in Burkina Faso has been marred by divisions culminating in a boycott of the event by the opposition.

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