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27-May-2020 to 18:59

They are all lies, Rwanda genocide suspect tells French court

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The man accused of being the financier of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis and moderate Hutus in Rwanda has told a French court on Wednesday that the accusation is a frame-up to incriminate him.

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27-May-2020 to 17:34

Guinea in low-key send-off for late Mory Kante

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — A low-key funeral punctuated by Mandingo songs has been held in the Guinean capital Conakry to pay final tribute to the legendary musician Mory Kante, who died last Friday of chronic illness at the age of 70.

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27-May-2020 to 10:53

Rwandan group pushes for "genocide financier's" extradition

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Ibuka, one of the Rwandan association of genocide survivors on Wednesday requested tycoon, Felicien Kabuga extradition from France where he has been placed under arrest.

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16-May-2020 to 08:56

Moroccan Rights Council launches freedom of expression platform

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Moroccan Human Rights Council (CNDH) has launched an online interactive platform on freedom of opinion and expression, the rights body said in a statement.

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11-May-2020 to 21:15

DR Congo: Ex-Tshisekedi aide's trial postponed

APA - Kinshasa (RD Congo) — The Gombe High Court in DR Congo on Monday deferred to May 25, the trial of Vital Kamerhem, a former personal aide to President Felix Tshisekedi.

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08-May-2020 to 18:57

Car-truck collision kills three in Cote d’Ivoire

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — A collision between a private car and a truck along Abidjan's southbound lane PK 142 claimed the lives of three people and injured two others on Friday, APA can report from a security source.

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07-May-2020 to 10:23

Rwanda: At least 13 killed in landslide due to heavy rains

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy rain-triggered landslides late Wednesday night have killed at least 13 people in several parts in North and Western Rwanda, senior local adminitrative officials in the affected remote regions confirmed Thursday to APA in Kigali.

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