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27-Mar-2020 to 09:06

Ghana grants amnesty to 808 prisoners

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghana's President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has granted amnesty to some 808 prisoners, APA learns here.

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26-Mar-2020 to 17:37

Covid-19: Royal Air Maroc applies provisional cuts on staff salaries

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — The Moroccan civil aviation company, Royal Air Maroc, has decided to apply provisional deductions on the salaries of its staff of up to 30 percent, a source within the company told APA Thursday.

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26-Mar-2020 to 10:40

Covid-19: China's Jack Ma donates 20,000 test kids, others to Gambia

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The Gambia has taken delivery of large consignment of medical items donated by Chinese business tycoon and founder of the Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, as support in the fight against Covid-19 in the country.

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15-Mar-2020 to 16:45

Nigerians steal the show of AMVCA

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Many Nigerian actors and film makers, including comedian Funke Akindele and Toyin Abraham bagged awards at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA).

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09-Mar-2020 to 13:06

Ghana: 28 perish in road crash

APA-Kintampo (Ghana) — Twenty-eight persons have been confirmed dead after two buses collided on the Kintampo-Tamale Highway, APA learns here on Monday.

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09-Mar-2020 to 08:29

HRW demands Ethiopian government to lift partial communications ban

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian government should immediately lift the shutdown of internet and phone communications in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, Human Rights Watch (HRW) said in a statement on Monday.

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07-Mar-2020 to 08:45

Rwandan First Lady: Healing the wounds of genocide!

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — When the killings started in Sahera, a small village in the outskirts of Huye, a town in southern Rwanda in April 1994, genocidaire militias broke into the home of Rose Mukamazimpaka before killing her entire family including her husband and their seven children.

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