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26-Mar-2020 to 08:22

Rwandan, Ethiopian discuss measures to stop spread of COVID-19

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame has discussed the spread of corona virus (COVID-19) and the measures aimed to prevent the spread of the deadly disease in Africa during a telephone conversation with Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr. Abiy Ahmed Ali, late an official source confirmed Thursday to APA in Kigali.

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13-Mar-2020 to 17:46

Ethiopia dispatches delegation to Europe to gain international support on GERD

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Friday dispatched the first round of high level delegation to different countries of Europe where it will brief Ethiopia’s stance on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

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12-Mar-2020 to 23:23

Stephanie Williams heads UN mission in Libya

APA-Tripoli (Libya) — UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres announced on Thursday the designation of Stephanie Turco Williams of the United States as his acting special representative and head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya.

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12-Mar-2020 to 22:18

Dakar, Banjul to take advantage of “decisive turning point in their history”

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Foreign ministers of Senegal and The Gambia have called for the intensification of cooperation between the two countries, which have maintained a “climate of confidence” since Adama Barrow assumed power and initiated with his counterpart Macky Sall a so-called Presidential Council.

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12-Mar-2020 to 08:03

US adds two more Zimbabwe ‘kingpins’ to sanctions list

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The United States has added Zimbabwe’s State Security Minister Owen Ncube and retired army general Anselem Sanyatwe to the list of alleged human rights abuses "kingpins" blocked from visiting or having any business links with Washington.

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09-Mar-2020 to 18:46

Ethiopia, Egypt dispute escalates over GERD

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Verbal disputes between Egypt and Ethiopia have mounted after Ethiopia withdrew US facilitated talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) which Ethiopia is building on Nile.

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07-Mar-2020 to 17:18

Nile dam: Ethiopian withdrawal “worsens the mood of future talks” - Analyst

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — As crucial trilateral talks should have resumed last weekend over the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), Ethiopia’s withdrawal from the negotiations ushers in an unexpected turn of events.

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