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APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The Mozambican government has approved a new regulation aimed at easing the granting of business and tourism entry visas for foreign citizens eyeing investment activities in the southern Africa nation, a measure that aims to improve the business environment, APA can report on Wednesday.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Competition Commission (COCO) has filed with the Competition Tribunal a settlement agreement of $5 million reached with Citibank N.A. for breaching forex trading rules that allegedly corrupted the country’s foreign exchange trading.

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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Suspected illegal cigarettes worth $1.3 million were seized at the weekend in Johannesburg, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has said.

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APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The request by President Muhammadu Buhari for the extension of his vacation and the deportation of Nigerians from Libya are some of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Wednesday.

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APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s Parliament has formally recognized the country’s representative to the just concluded Miss Universe Beauty contest.

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APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The influential Youth League of Sierra Leone’s ruling All Peoples Congress (APC) party will not associate itself with any of the presidential aspirants vying for the party’s ticket, its president has said.

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