SOCIETE | SOCIETY

17-May-2022 to 13:12

Mali junta "foils attempted coup"

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The announcement of a thwarted putsch comes 24 hours after Mali withdrew from the G5 Sahel, in protest against its failure to assume the rotating presidency of this organization.

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17-May-2022 to 13:07

Euro-Mediterranean body holds employment, labor meeting

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — The Member States of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) will meet on May 17-18, 2022 in Marrakech for the 5th UfM Ministerial Meeting on Employment and Labor.

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17-May-2022 to 13:03

Africa: Foreign firm to establish seven pharmaceutical plants

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Guinea, Senegal, Mauritania, Benin, Nigeria, Congo and Angola have been chosen by the Turkish and American companies Ilaç and Interglobe IEG, respectively, the sponsors of the project.

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17-May-2022 to 13:02

Int’l financial system under fire from Senegalese leader

APA - Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo - — President Macky Sall of Senegal harshly criticized the rules governing global economic governance, which according to him “do not match our realities.”

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17-May-2022 to 11:33

S/Africa to host world LGBT gathering in 2024

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Justice and Constitutional Development Minister Ronald Lamola on Tuesday commended the country’s civil society organisations for securing the rights to host the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association conference in Cape Town in 2024.

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06-May-2022 to 16:18

Nairobi: Why a jailed Muslim leader wants to remain in prison?

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — A Kenyan court has allowed a Muslim cleric to remain in custody for about a month after he appealed to that effect over fears that he may be hunted down and killed or kidnapped when he leaves jail.

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11-Apr-2022 to 10:59

S/Africa: Ramaphosa condemns vigilantism, homophobia

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday condemned acts of violence against foreigners from other African countries, saying “this brought the country back to the dark days of apartheid” and the past years of xenophobic attacks.

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