15-Jan-2019 to 21:46

Gabon’s new cabinet takes oath

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The ministers of the new Gabonese government were sworn in Libreville early Tuesday in front of President Omar Bongo, according to local media.

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15-Jan-2019 to 21:25

Mozambique's Renamo parades three candidates for party leadership

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — At least three candidates have publicly announced their intention to run for Mozambique's main opposition Renamo party leadership in an election that will take place during the party's congress that began on Monday at the party's jungle base on the the foot of the Gorongosa Mountains in Mozambique's central Sofala province, APA can report.

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15-Jan-2019 to 07:16

Opposition HQ bombed as Zimbabwe protest enters second day

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The headquarters of Zimbabwe's main opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) was petrol-bombed on Monday night as an anti-government protest entered into its second day.

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14-Jan-2019 to 18:02

Let’s unite to meet expectations, Weah exhorts lawmakers

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — President George Manneh Weah has called for increased collaboration and coordination among the three branches of government in order to successfully tackle challenges facing the country and to meet the expectations of the Liberian people.

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14-Jan-2019 to 14:07

Mauritania: Opposition against move to amend constitution

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) by Mohamed Moctar — Mauritanian opposition parliamentarians are against attempts by their colleagues in the majority camp to amend the country’s constitution, to legitimize a third term for President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz.

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13-Jan-2019 to 13:18

Mozambican leader congratulates DRC, Madagascar poll victors

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi, on Sunday congratulated two of his newly elected counterparts in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region.

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12-Jan-2019 to 19:27

Ramaphosa rues ANC ‘factionalism’

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Factionalism and patronage have diminished the ability of South Africa’s ruling African National Congress party to lead the process of transformation and fulfill its mandate to the people, party and state president Cyril Ramaphosa said in Durban on Saturday.

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