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    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The bounty placed on runway Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau and the killing of scores of people by bandits are some of the leading stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has lauded former South African president Jacob Zuma for stepping down and facilitating a smooth transfer of power.

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    APA-Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) — The United States through its embassy in Dar es Salaam on Thursday raised concern over reports of politically motivated deaths, kidnaps and violence in Tanzania which have been on the increase recently.

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    APA-Kampala (Uganda) — Uganda’s Relief, Disaster Preparedness and Refugees minister, Hilary Onek, Thursday denied reports of a deal with the Israeli government to facilitate the forceful repatriation of illegal immigrants from the Jewish state.

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    APA-Kinshasa (DR Congo) — The electoral process in the Democratic Republic of Congo was the main theme of discourse during Wednesday's tripartite summit in Kinshasa, involving host, Joseph Kabila and his counterparts from neighbouring Congo Brazzaville and Angola.

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    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian civil aviation has scored 69.53 percent in air transport safety based on a recent audit conducted by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

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