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30-Jul-2020 to 17:02

Rwanda: Scammers steal about $75,000 during COVID-19 lockdown

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — People lost about $75,000 to online fraudsters between January and June this year , according to the reports from Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) obtained Thursday in Kigali.

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28-Jul-2020 to 17:03

Massive job cuts expected in Rwanda amid new administration restructuring

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan lower chamber of parliament on Tuesday unanimously adopted a draft law aimed at merging some state agencies to enhance efficiency, with hundred members of the workforce at risk as job losses.

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28-Jul-2020 to 10:00

Rwanda considers to allow civil servants sign two separate contracts

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Government is considering to allow civil servants to sign two separate contracts provided that this situation doesn't create conflict of interests, the Minister of Public Service and Labour, Fanfan Rwanyindo Kayirangwa revealed in a statement obtained Monday in Kigali.

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26-Jul-2020 to 18:39

Ethiopia reports 17 percent lower road accident-Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia reported 17 percent lower road accidents during its past fiscal year which ended on July 8th, 2020, an official has said.

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25-Jul-2020 to 17:42

Rwanda: Eight killed in road accidents in seven days-Police

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A total of 8 people were killed and 17 others injured in road accidents in Rwanda in seven days, a senior officer from the country's traffic police department said Saturday.

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17-Jul-2020 to 18:25

UN expecting over 15m cases of acute malnutrition in Sahel

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — In West and Central Africa, 15.4 million cases of acute malnutrition in children under five years of age (one third of whom are severe) are expected in 2020, if adequate measures are not put in place as of now, UN agencies alerted on Friday.

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15-Jul-2020 to 16:10

Morocco: Road-accident death toll drops by 29 percent

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The death toll or road accidents in Morocco fell by 29 percent in the first five months of 2020, compared to the same period of the previous year, according to data provided by the Moroccan Road Safety Agency (NARSA).

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