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    • Ethiopia inaugurates Africa's first waste-to-energy facility

      APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Sunday inaugurated what it called a waste-to-energy facility project which has the capacity of generating 25 megawatt of electricity from dry waste.

    • Namibian leader mourns Kofi Annan

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibian President Hage Geingob has expressed “deepest sorrow” at the passing of former United Nations secretary general Kofi Annan whom he described as “a global statesman, a cour...

    • SADC urges lifting of Zimbabwe sanctions

      APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Southern African leaders have called on the West to lift sanctions against Zimbabwe and support the country’s economic revival programme.


    27-Jul-2018 to 10:48

    BRICS grouping gears up to play prominent role in digital revolution

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The BRICS member states of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa say they are united in their cause to secure their place in the Fourth Industrial Revolution now engulfing the world.

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    20-Jul-2018 to 18:24

    Dakar varsity launches digital platforms

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar (UCAD) on Friday launched the Computer and Internet Certificate (C2i) and the Digital Working Environment (ENT).

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    20-Jul-2018 to 10:44

    Internet balloons to be deployed in Kenya next year

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Loon a subsidiary of Alphabet, the American multinational conglomerate, on Thursday announced it will bring internet to remote parts of Kenya beginning 2019.

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    17-Jul-2018 to 13:41

    Kenya: Mobile phone penetration at 95.1 percent - Report

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Mobile phone penetration in Kenya has risen to 95.1 percent from 94.3 percent, according to the latest statistics from the Communications Authority of Kenya (CAK).

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    01-Jun-2018 to 18:02

    Ethiopia launches e-visa service for international visitors

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Immigration service in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines on Friday launched an e-visa service for all international visitors to Ethiopia, effective June 01, 2018.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 12:42

    Mauritania: Internet Connection restored

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) — Internet connections in Mauritania returned to normal Thursday after two weeks of failure of the undersea cable located off the Atlantic coast, reports in Nouakchott said Friday.

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    10-Apr-2018 to 15:50

    Africa loses $3.5b to cyber security attacks in 2017 - Survey

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — African financial institutions and governments incurred a massive $3.5 billion loss to a wave of cyber-crime attacks in 2017, a new survey released on Tuesday disclosed.

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