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15-Feb-2019 to 17:25

Ethiopia set for 1.8m tons of coffee in 2024

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Africa’s biggest coffee producer, Ethiopia has set to triple its production from current 600,000 tons to 1.8 million tons by 2024.

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15-Feb-2019 to 17:09

CSOs want more funding for African health sector

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Economic Commission for Africa and the World Health Organization on Friday hosted a meeting in Addis Ababa to discuss women’s health issues in Ethiopia.

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15-Feb-2019 to 16:12

South Africa's cricket body spearheads game to East Africa

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s leading sports development company, Star Field Sports has formed a strategic partnership with Gary Kirsten Cricket (GKC) of South Africa to spearhead the development of cricket in the East African region through a series of high profile sports events.

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15-Feb-2019 to 15:22

Sudan cracks down on marchers to Bashir’s palace

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — Security forces in the Sudanese capital Khartoum have fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters marching to the presidential palace.

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15-Feb-2019 to 15:16

Rwanda seeks extradition of key genocide suspects from Denmark

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is seeking the ‘full cooperation’ of Denmark for the extradition of key genocide suspect Sylvère Ahorugeze who is seeking asylum in the Nordic country.

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15-Feb-2019 to 14:44

MTN Uganda boss deported

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Chief Executive Officer of MTN Uganda, Wim Vanhelleputte, has been deported to his native Belgium.

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14-Feb-2019 to 17:42

Uganda: ICC’s Bensouda told to respond to ex-warlord’s motion

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The International Criminal Court (ICC) has directed Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda to respond to a motion seeking dismissal of all charges against Dominic Ongwen, the former leader of Uganda’s rebel group the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA).

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