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22-Feb-2019 to 17:22

China to donate rice to Mozambique´s disaster victims

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — China has agreed to provide 5,700 tonnes of rice to support people affected by natural disasters in Mozambique, APA can report on Friday.

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22-Feb-2019 to 15:59

Mozambique’s HIV infection rate ‘among highest in Africa’

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The representative of Mozambique´s National AIDS Council (CNCS), Mauricio dos Santos, has said his country is among the top five countries in the world with the highest rates of new HIV infections.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:51

Botswana lawmaker calls for referendum on election of President

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) Member of Parliament Paulson Majaga on Friday tabled a motion before Parliament requesting that the government calls for a referendum on presidential elections and appointment of ministers.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:23

Zimbabwe court orders Mugabe off disputed farm

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe and his wife have been ordered to vacate a farm near the capital Harare after a judge ruled in favour of three farmers who had been hounded off the property by the ex-first family.

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22-Feb-2019 to 10:28

Botswana’s ex-spy chief alleges attempt on his life

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Former head of Botswana’s Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS), Isaac Kgosi on Friday made a sensational claim that there is a plan to assassinate him.

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21-Feb-2019 to 23:21

Let’s be sympathetic to Zimbabweans – Namibian minister to compatriots

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Home Affairs and Immigration Minister Frans Kapafi has on Thursday appealed to Namibians to be lenient to Zimbabweans who sought refuge in the country due to political and economic back home.

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21-Feb-2019 to 22:56

Malawi minister’s albino remarks shameful - Amnesty

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Amnesty International (AI) has described Malawi's Minister of Homeland and Security, Nicholas Dausi's remarks as shameful denial comments that are fuelling attacks against persons with albinism in the country.

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