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17-May-2022 to 18:25

W/Bank approves $300m to rebuild Ethiopia's conflict-ridden north

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government in Addis Ababa and the World Bank have signed a financing agreement amounting to $300 million in support of the reconstruction and recovery of conflict-affected areas of Ethiopia.

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17-May-2022 to 16:16

Postcard Kisumu: Kenya's Africities 2022 capital

APA-Ksumu (Kenya) — The Kenyan city hosting the ninth summit of local government authorities from across Africa has many faces as an economic, cultural and political centre with fluctuating fortunes in the recent past.

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17-May-2022 to 15:35

Kigali and Kampala in military intel-sharing deal

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Uganda have signed a memorandum of understanding on military intelligence sharing, a few days after the two countries decide agreed to resolve a furious diplomatic row, an authoritative source revealed Tuesday.

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17-May-2022 to 15:33

Rwanda: 30-day remand for ex beauty pageant CEO

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan primary court on Monday ruled that the former CEO of Miss Rwanda beauty contest Ishimwe Dieudonné, known as 'Prince Kid', should be remanded in solitary confinement for 30 days while the investigation into his alleged sexual harassment continues.

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17-May-2022 to 12:57

Africities 9 advocating for intermediate cities’ development

APA - Kisumu (Kenya) Special correspondent: Edouard Toure - — President Uhuru Kenyatta, Tuesday 17 May, opened the ninth edition of the Africities Summit in the western Kenyan city of Kisumu.

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16-May-2022 to 13:23

Sheikh Mohamud makes comeback as Somali president

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has made a successful comeback as the new president of Somalia by beating the incumbent at the tense election in Mogadishu on Sunday.

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16-May-2022 to 11:18

Former Rwanda's beauty pageant winner's file handed to prosecution

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Former Rwanda's beauty pageant winner Elisa Iradukunda's file was handed to prosecution on Monday where she is facing charge of for allegedly interfering with ongoing investigations on sexual assaults and sexual harassment, a judicial source said Monday.

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