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Sudan rejects Ethiopian proposal on filling GERD

Sudan on Tuesday announced its rejection of an Ethiopian proposal regarding the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), said Sudan's...

Rwanda courts to launch new electronic auctioning system to curb corruption

Rwanda is set to launch an electronic auctioning system in courts as it seeks to move to reduce corruption in the auctioning process of...

Tunisian official denies re-closing borders amid increasing COVID-19 cases

A health official in Tunisia on Tuesday denied the possibility of re-closing borders in spite of an increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the...

Algerian PM stresses preventive measures after reopening of mosques

Algerian Prime Minister Abdelaziz Djerad on Tuesday stressed the need to follow preventive measures against COVID-19 after the reopening of mosques in coming days,...

Gambian mayor tests positive for COVID-19,as health minister is quarantined

The mayor of Gambia’s biggest municipality has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a statement Tuesday. Talib Bensouda, 34, is currently receiving treatment, said the...

More than 6000 illegal immigrants rescued off Libyan coast in 2020

6,848 illegal immigrants have been rescued and returned to Libya so far in 2020, this is according to the International Organization for Migration (IOM) The...

South Africa’s rand falls as virus fears hit risk appetite

South Africa’s rand fell to its weakest in more than three weeks on Monday, as fears about the economic fallout from rising COVID-19 cases...

South Africa’s July Absa PMI signals slower manufacturing improvement

South Africa’s seasonally-adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) expanded in July, although at a slower rate compared to the previous month. The index, which gauges...

12 people killed, 26 others injured in coach crash in western...

At least 12 people were killed and 26 others were injured after a coach overturned in Imsouane in the Agadir-Ida Ou Tanane Prefecture in...

South Africa’s Denel ordered to pay outstanding salaries by Friday

South Africa’s Labour Court on Tuesday ordered state defence firm Denel to pay workers outstanding salaries for May, June and July by Friday, Aug....
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