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30-Jun-2020 to 17:01

Ivory Coast to demolish houses built on waterways

APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Ivory Coast’s government Tuesday announced at the end of an extraordinary cabinet meeting, the “immediate demolition by public force” of houses and infrastructure built on waterways, especially in Abidjan where floods killed several people recently.

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26-Jun-2020 to 14:47

Lockdown back in parts of Rwandan capital

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Lockdown restrictions that were eased in Kigali last week have been reintroduced in some parts of the Rwandan capital.

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24-Jun-2020 to 13:04

Rwanda: Trial of two senior hutu rebel leaders resumes

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — The trial two leaders of the Rwandan hutu rebel group, the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR), resumed Wednesday before Nyanza high court chamber in Southern Rwanda with defendants facing damning charges.

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23-Jun-2020 to 16:55

Rwandan: Two senior officials remanded for 30 days over tender scam

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The primary court of Gasabo in Kigali city on Tuesday remanded two senior Rwandan Government officials including the former Permanent Secretary secretary in the ministry of Finance and Economic planning, Caleb and his colleague from the ministry of Infrastructure, Christian Rwakunda over flouting public tender procedures.

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22-Jun-2020 to 08:49

Rwanda: Largest mass grave of genocide victims discovered

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A mass graves holding many victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi has been discovered 26 years after the atrocities beneath school building in Nyanza, a district in Southern Rwanda, a senior local administrative official confirmed Sunday to APA in Kigali.

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19-Jun-2020 to 21:51

Donors urged to commit to fighting famine in Sahel

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Humanitarian organizations including Save the Children and ‘Action Contre la Faim’, have issued a statement urging international donors to participate in the fight against hunger in the Sahel.

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18-Jun-2020 to 16:55

13 dead as houses collapse in Abidjan

APA-Abidjan (Ivory Coast) — Ivory Coast’s authorities has revealed that several houses collapsed Thursday with their occupants inside in Anyama in the north of Abidjan following heavy rain, claiming 13 lives.

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