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27-Feb-2019 to 19:08

Nigeria: AU urges legal means to challenge poll outcome

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union Election Observation Mission (AUEOM) to Nigeria urged political parties and candidates to use the legal instruments in case of any grievances over the results of the 2019 Nigeria elections.

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27-Feb-2019 to 16:36

President Kiir on South Sudan ‘peace tour’

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan's President Salva Kiir has begun a whistle-stop 'peace tour' of his country’s Eastern Lakes region with a stopover in the state capital Yirol.

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27-Feb-2019 to 15:46

IGAD pursues milita to deepen peace in South Sudan

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan, Ismail Wais has met with the leader of one of the residual rebel movements in the country to end ongoing violence and strengthen the peace ushered in by last year's deal.

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27-Feb-2019 to 14:10

Gold topples coffee as Uganda’s top earner

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Bank of Uganda (BoU) has released a report on Wednesday suggesting that gold exports for the first time overtook coffee as the country’s top foreign exchange earner for 2018, fetching $514.8 million.

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27-Feb-2019 to 10:58

EU-Coffee Action project to be launched in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The European Union (EU) is to launch an EU-Coffee Action for Ethiopia (EU-CafE), a €15 million project which will help Ethiopian smallholder farmers boost the yields and quality of their coffee crops through better seeds and farming techniques.

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27-Feb-2019 to 10:45

South Africa beats Kenya, Nigeria in 5G rollout

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A South African mobile data only network operator, has beaten Kenyan and Nigerian operators in the 5G Network rollout race, according to reports from the ongoing Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

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27-Feb-2019 to 10:39

Kenyatta congratulates Buhari for his re-election

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday congratulated Muhammadu Buhari for his re-election as the President of Nigeria.

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