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28-Jun-2022 to 08:34

Malawi: Catholic priest, others get life sentences for albino murder

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — A Malawian judge has sentenced a Catholic priest and several others to prison terms ranging from 30 years to life over the murder of a man with albinism in March 2018.

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28-Jun-2022 to 07:04

Air Canada to launch new route from Ottawa to Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Air Canada will soon operate a new route between Ottawa and Kigali, an official source confirmed Monday.

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27-Jun-2022 to 12:12

Zimbabwe central bank hikes policy rate to record 200 percent

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's central bank has raised its policy rate to a record high of 200 percent in a move aimed at aligning interest rates with surging commodity prices and exchange rate developments.

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27-Jun-2022 to 11:49

Zimbabwe to maintain multi-currency system – Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government will continue using the country’s multi-currency payment system for the next five year as part of a raft of measures announced by Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube on Monday.

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26-Jun-2022 to 12:39

Ramaphosa orders probe into mass death at S/African tavern

APA-East London (South Africa) — South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has ordered an investigation to the death of 22 teenagers at a tavern in the coastal city of East London in the early hours of Sunday.

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23-Jun-2022 to 12:56

Ethiopia earns over $513m from gold export in 11 months

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has earned 513.9 million from the export of gold in the last eleven months of the current Ethiopian fiscal year which will expire on July 8, 2022.

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23-Jun-2022 to 11:49

S/Africa: Prosecutors vow to bring Guptas ‘home’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African prosecutors have vowed to bring “home” the Indian-born Gupta brothers to face the law for alleged crimes committed under the rule of their friend and former president Jacob Zuma before they bolted from justice for the United Arab Emirates five years ago.

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