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06-Feb-2019 to 17:21

Uganda prosecutes Vietnamese pair over ivory-smuggling

APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has taken up the prosecution of two Vietnamese nationals who were arrested by Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) customs officials in possession of elephant ivory and pangolin scales.

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06-Feb-2019 to 16:18

Guinea’s Alpha Conde on official visit to Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The President of Guinea, Alpha Conde is due to arrive in Addis Ababa Wednesday for a three-day official visit to Ethiopia.

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06-Feb-2019 to 16:13

Kenya makes Zimbabwe sanctions lifting vow

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Wednesday assured Zimbabwe of his country’s backing to ensure that the sanctions imposed on the southern Africa nation are lifted.

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06-Feb-2019 to 15:16

Ethiopia to partially privatize state telecom

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethio-telecom will be the first company to be privatized partially out of the four state-owned companies the government has decided to privatize mid last year, a senior official has confirmed.

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06-Feb-2019 to 14:41

CAR leader, rebels ink peace deal in Khartoum

APA-Sudan-Khartoum — The president of Central Africa Republic, Faustin-Archange Touadéra, and 14 armed groups have signed an initial peace deal in the Sudanese capital Khartoum.

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06-Feb-2019 to 14:23

Kenya: Swiss multinational to train more nurses from ASAL regions

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Swiss multinational healthcare company, Roche, has partnered with the First Lady Margaret Kenyatta’s Beyond Zero Initiative in an ongoing programme to train more nurses from Arid and Semi-Arid Lands (ASAL) regions.

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05-Feb-2019 to 21:49

Ethiopia to inaugurate four agro-processing industrial parks

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to inaugurate four integrated agro-processing industrial parks built at a cost of $10 billion before June this year, Ministry of Trade and Industry announced on Tuesday.

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