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APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — President Muhammadu Buhari Monday approved the deployment of e-customs to secure Nigeria’s frontiers with Niger, Benin, Chad and Cameroon, just as the nation saves 10.2 million litres of petrol daily thanks to the border closure.

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APA - Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Some 582 deaths among mothers and newborns are recorded for every 100,000 live births in Mauritania, Health Minister Mohamed Nedhirou Hamed said in Nouakchott on Monday.

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APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Police in Uganda on Monday say they are investigating the shooting of a senior police officer in Moyo District ostensibly by a South Sudanese refugee.

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APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Algeria has pledged support for Kenya's bid for a non-permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for the 2021-2022 term.

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APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame has been presented with a special prize of the Federation of West African Employers’ Organizations (FOPAO) for his leadership and the economic transformation of his country.

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APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Two people have been killed in clashes that flared up in the Guinean capital Conakry and the interior of the country on Monday between the police and demonstrators protesting attempts by President Alpha Conde to run for a third term.

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