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    19-Feb-2018 to 10:31

    Idrissa Ouedraogo the most prolific Burkinabe film-maker

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Burkinabe filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo, who passed away on Sunday morning in Ouagadougou, at the age of 64, had a rather exceptional career in the world of national and African cinema.

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    18-Feb-2018 to 15:07

    Gambia: Barrow preaches unity at 53rd national celebration

    APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambia's President Adama Barrow has called for unity, patience and tolerance, as well as respect for political differences in the citizenry so as to move forward as a nation.

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    15-Feb-2018 to 17:59

    Juba: Robbers steal millions from forex bureau

    APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Robbers have broken into a foreign exchange bureau in the South Sudanese capital Juba, disappearing with over 12 million pounds or $1,158, 000 in the early hours of Thursday.

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    13-Feb-2018 to 18:55

    Ghana: Nominee for Special Prosecutor grilled by Parliament

    APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana’s nominee for Special Prosecutor, Martin Alamesi Amidu was on Tuesday grilled by the Appointment Committee of Parliament.

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    13-Feb-2018 to 16:54

    Kenya’s Attorney General resigns

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya is poised for a new Attorney-General following the resignation of Githu Muigai.

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    12-Feb-2018 to 19:13

    Nigeria snake ‘swallows’ 36m naira

    APA-Lagos (Nigeria) — Social media in Nigeria has been animated by the claim of a female clerk that a snake had swallowed 36 million naira, belonging to the Joint Admissions and Matriculations Board.

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    12-Feb-2018 to 18:29

    S/Africa lions devour man except his head

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — A human head has been found in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, where police say a man was devoured by a pride of lions.

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