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    • Kenya: Anti-counterfeit war chest gets $15m boost

      APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya on Monday received $1.5 million support from Trade Mark East Africa towards supporting the digitalization of its operations and services to fight counterfeit goods.

    • Western nations issue Uganda travel advice

      APA-Kampala (Uganda) — The United Kingdom Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the United States have issued travel advisory warnings to their nationals in the wake of the heightened political tensions in...

    • Rwanda, Italy strike air services deal

      APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda and Italy on Monday signed an air services agreement that grants both parties the rights to fly into both territories without landing, as well as to make stops for non-traff...


    16-Aug-2018 to 19:50

    eSwatini sisters open clothing brand in Taiwan

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Two sisters who were born and raised in eSwatini have opened a cultural clothing brand in Taiwan where they design and sell Swati-inspired items, APA learnt on Thursday.

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    14-Aug-2018 to 19:01

    Rabat displays giant bust by great Senegal artist

    APA-Rabat (Morocco) — A giant sculpture by the great Senegalese artist, Ousman Sow, is on display at the Mohammed VI Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rabat.

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    09-Aug-2018 to 05:45

    S/Africa: Renowned actor accorded state-sponsored funeral

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a state-sponsored funeral for late award-winning actor Winston Ntshona who died last week, aged 77.

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    28-Jul-2018 to 14:40

    France to build cinema school in Nigeria

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — France’s outgoing ambassador to Abuja, Denys Gauer, on Saturday said his country has concluded arrangements to establish a cinema school in Lagos and some museums around Nigeria.

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    24-Jul-2018 to 14:30

    Sierra Leone: Popular comedian under investigation for suspected ritual killing

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s most popular comedian is under investigation for suspected involvement in a ritual murder.

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    12-Jul-2018 to 19:00

    Senegal: Private sector challenged to support arts festival

    APA-Dakar (Sénégal) — Abdou Latif Coulibaly, the Senegalese minister of Culture has challenged the private sector in his country to provide more funding for the National Festival of Arts and Culture (FESNAC).

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    30-Jun-2018 to 14:02

    Brazzaville hosts maiden African Loincloth expo

    APA - Brazzaville (Congo) — The first edition of the African loincloth exhibition opened in Brazzaville on Friday with the participation of creators and designers from 15 African countries.

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