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    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the United States have issued travel advisory warnings to their nationals in the wake of the heightened political tensions in Uganda.

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Italy on Monday signed an air services agreement that grants both parties the rights to fly into both territories without landing, as well as to make stops for non-traffic purposes, officials said.

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    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — In the wee hours of Monday, a huge army of Muslim faithfuls comprising men, women and children, some of them perched on buses and others on foot trooped to Mount Arafa to retrace Prophet Mohammed's footsteps, a ritual pivotal to every hajj.

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    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — eSwatini’s financially unstable government will part with north of $6.7 million in exit packages for politicians and legislators of the 2013 to 2018 term.

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    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Private firms have absorbed 60.3 percent of the loans originating from banks within the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) last year, according to an announcement by the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO) on Monday.

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan security agents have discovered what has been described as a genocide-era arsenal hidden in the northwest district of Rubavu, near the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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