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    • Kenya condolences after Annan demise

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has condoled family, friends and relatives of the late former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Laureate Kofi Annan, who passed away on Saturday morning.

    • Mozambique media fees attract criticism

      APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s National Human Rights Commission (CNDH) has warned that the imposition of licensing fees on the country’s mass media must not compromise the fundamental right of the...

    • Gambia FA chief re-elected despite rival's boycott

      APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The head of The Gambia Football Federation Lamin Kaba Bajo has been returned to office in controversial fashion after his challenger Malick Sillah withdrew from the election.

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    APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has appointed Vincent Mashami as the new national football team head coach, after German Antoine Hey stepped down from temporary charge this year.

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    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerian Government has declared Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd August as public holidays to mark the Eid-Al-Adha celebration.

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has announced joint funding of $10.96 million for the 2018 Demographic Health Survey (NDHS) in Nigeria.

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    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone has announced a National Tree Planting campaign to avert an ‘environmental time bomb.’

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The trade volume between India and Nigeria peaked at $12 billion between April 2017 and March 2018, the Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr. Nagabhushana Reddy, has said.

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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Feed the Future, a U.S. Government global hunger and food security initiative, has earmarked $12.5 million for food security in Nigeria.

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