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21-Feb-2019 to 21:39

S/Sudan business community donates $500,000 toward peace implementation

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — The South Sudanese business community has donated $500,000 and 554 million Pounds to help fund the revitalised peace agreement.

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21-Feb-2019 to 20:25

Kenya will not cede territory to Somalia - Official

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Monicah Juma on Thursday evening vowed that her country will not cede an inch of her territory in an ongoing maritime territory row with Somalia.

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21-Feb-2019 to 20:13

Bold leadership crucial to eradicating Ebola- ECA’s Biha

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Eradicating the Ebola Virus Disease from Africa requires bold leadership at different tiers of government and society, Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) Deputy Executive Director, Giovani Biha, said Thursday

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20-Feb-2019 to 16:58

Ethiopia, Angola vow to strengthen bilateral ties

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and Angola on Wednesday agreed to strengthen long-standing diplomatic relations.

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20-Feb-2019 to 16:31

Ethiopia’s national bank in modernization bid

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) announced that it is on the process of approving three draft bills to modernize the financial sector and improve the efficiency of remittance flows.

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20-Feb-2019 to 15:53

Ugandan heads UNRWA's Syria office

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) has appointed Amanya Michael Ebye, a Ugandan national, to the position of Director of UNRWA Affairs in the Syrian Arab Republic.

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20-Feb-2019 to 15:21

Outcry as Sudan detains 30 female protesters

APA-Khartoum (Sudan) — The African Centre for Justice and Peace Studies (ACJPS) and FIDH say they are deeply concerned about the safety of 30 women detained without access to lawyers or family members by the Sudanese National Security Intelligence Services (NISS) in Omdurman women’s prison.

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