23-Aug-2019 to 08:43

Kenya: Last public remembrance for founding father

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday led his nation in commemorating the 41st anniversary and last public remembrance since the death of Kenya's first President Mzee Jomo Kenyatta in 1978.

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09-Aug-2019 to 14:35

Earliest high mountain settlement found in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Stone Age hunters lived in the high mountains of Ethiopia more than 40,000 years ago, the University of Bern finds.

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10-Jun-2019 to 21:37

Botswana leader proposes day to honour Africa's slavery victims

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has called on Africa to have a special day dedicated to honouring the victims of slavery, the Dailynews reported here Monday.

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20-Apr-2019 to 20:17

Rwandans remember last queen killed in genocide

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Several hundred people from all parts of Rwanda on Saturday joined events at Mwima, a historical hill located in the south of the country to remember Rosalie Gicanda, the last queen killed in the genocide against the Tutsis 25 years ago.

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07-Apr-2019 to 11:17

Five world leaders in Rwanda for genocide memorial

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Five heads of state are witnessing the commemoration of Rwanda’s twenty-fifth anniversary of the 1994 genocide committed against the Tutsis and moderate Hutus.

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02-Apr-2019 to 20:18

Kigali: Nine African leaders expected for genocide memorial

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — At least nine heads of state and government from Africa and beyond have confirmed their participation at the 25th commemoration of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi which takes place in Kigali on 7 April, a senior official confirmed Tuesday.

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19-Mar-2019 to 06:09

Mandela, Sisulu centenary celebrations come to an end

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has unveiled inscriptions of the country's constitutional values at Parliament to officially mark the end of the centenary celebrations held in honour of Nelson Mandela and Albertina Sisulu in Cape Town.

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