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30-Jan-2019 to 14:25

Five African nations discuss accountability in national development planning

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Experts from the national planning and statistics institutions of Cameroon, Benin, Egypt, Kenya, Zambia, the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and other international organizations convened in Addis Ababa on 30 January a two-day inter-governmental meeting on development planning.

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30-Jan-2019 to 14:11

Morocco to host African Ministers’ Conference

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The 52nd Session of the Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development will be held in Marrakech, Morocco, from 20 to 26 March 2019.

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30-Jan-2019 to 13:36

Mozambique: Artisanal fisheries sector posts $.6.2M in revenue

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Minister of the Sea, Inland Waters and Fisheries, Agostinho Mondlane, has said artisanal fisheries contributed more than $6.2 million from 3,490 tonnes of fish, which represents 8 percent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product in 2018.

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30-Jan-2019 to 13:20

President Kenyatta mourns US musician James Ingram

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday joined fellow leaders and music lovers across the world in mourning the death of James Edward Ingram, one of the finest American singers of his generation.

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30-Jan-2019 to 08:49

Kenya is Somalia's foremost development partner - Somali PM

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire has thanked Kenya for being Somalia’s number one strategic partner in the ongoing transformation of the Horn of Africa country.

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29-Jan-2019 to 19:12

Over 130 migrants missing off Djibouti

APA-Djibouti (Djibouti) — More than 130 migrants went missing on Tuesday morning off the coast of Djibouti after two boats capsized, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has said.

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29-Jan-2019 to 16:30

UN to destroy one millionth explosive in S/Sudan

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) says it will conduct the demolition of its one millionth explosive item on Wednesday, at Jebel Lumuni, Blinyang Bare village, 15km south of the South Sudanese capital Juba.

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