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Tunisia: Nigerian FM Affirms His Country's Willingness to Open Consular Office in Tunis

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[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- Minister of Foreign Affairs, Migration and Tunisians Abroad Othman Jerandi on Monday conferred with his Nigerian counterpart Hassoumi Massoudou.

Chad: National Dialogue Hits a Snag In Chad

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[allAfrica] Cape Town -- Chad's national dialogue that began a week ago, hit a snag on August 28, 2022 when the list of the presidium, which was supposed to direct the work of the forum, was contested. With the announcement that Gali Ngoté, an opponent of late president Idriss Déby appeared on the list, several participants protested and withdrew from the dialogue, saying they sense deception.

Liberia: CBL to Withdraw Smaller Banknotes From Circulation

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[New Dawn] The chairperson of the technical committee on currency reform at the Central Bank of Liberia, Musa Kamara says the CBL is set to remove smaller banknotes in circulation and subsequently replace them with a new set of Liberian currency especially, coins.

Liberia: Judiciary Announces Korkpor's Retirement

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[New Dawn] Liberia's Judicial branch of government has announced the retirement of the country's Chief Justice, Cllr. Francis S. Korkpor, Sr.

Liberia: 'No Road, No Vote'

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[New Dawn] Lofians threaten to boycott 2023 elections

Liberia: Dissent Against Boakai

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[New Dawn] As DPPL withdraws from DAL for God's business

Kenya's Supreme Court begins hearing presidential poll petition

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The Supreme Court of Kenya began hearing the presidential poll petition by Raila Odinga who is challenging the result of the August 9 presidential election, which delivered victory to William Ruto.

Ghana: IOM Chief of Mission Calls On Employment Minister

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[GhanaToday] The Chief of Mission of the International Organization for Migration (IOM), Ghana, Ms Abibatou Wane-Fall, has called on the Minister for Employment and Labour Relations (MELR), Mr Ignatius Baffour-Awuah to inform him of her reassignment to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Ghana: GAF to Establish 29 Motorized Mechanised Infantry Battalion in the Western North Region

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[GhanaToday] Ghana Armed Forces will establish twenty-nine Motorized Mechanized Infantry Battalion in the Western North Region to ward off security threats likely to come from neighbouring countries.

Sudan: Japan Pledges U.S.$4.5 Million to Fund WFP Emergency Aid to Sudan Displaced

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[Dabanga] Khartoum -- The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), which has faced a funding shortfall of $366 million until the end of 2022, has welcomed a contribution of $4.5 million from the government of Japan to provide life-saving food assistance to internally displaced people in Sudan. The funding will enable WFP to purchase 3,600 tonnes of sorghum to support 130,000 displaced in Blue Nile, South Kordofan, and Darfur for the next four months, the WFP says. The Japanese grant follows a similar announcement by the UK go

George Asamani appointed MD, Sub-Saharan Africa, Project Management Institute

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JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 30 August 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for project

Kenya: Supreme Court to Rule on Late Affidavits Admission in Presidential Suit

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Supreme Court Judges are set to rule on whether the affidavits which were filed outside the required timelines will be admitted as evidence for the presidential petition challenging President Elect William Ruto's victory.

Kenya: Supreme Court Declines Suit By Ruto to Strike Out LSK From Being Enjoined in Presidential Suit

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Supreme Court has declined a suit by President-Elect William Ruto opposing the Law Society of Kenya's (LSK) application to be enjoined in the Presidential petitions whose status conference is set for Tuesday.

Extreme heatwave that has ravaged Jordan has had a negative impact on lives

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As the extreme heat wave that has ravaged Jordan has negatively affected life, the municipality of Amman has decided to spray water with the sprinkler method in the city center, in particular in commercial areas.

Sudan: U.S. Providing Immediate Humanitarian Assistance In Response To Flooding

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[USAID] The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing $100,000 in immediate assistance to support the people affected by heavy rains and severe flooding in Sudan, which have resulted in at least 89 deaths, affected more than 226,000 people, and destroyed or damaged more than 47,000 houses.

Traditional Iranian carpets get a contemporary makeover

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Increased competition form China and India have led to a drop in sales of traditional carpets

Haacaaluu Hundeesaa: sublime Ethiopian singer who inspired Oromo struggle protesters

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His songs about the rights of the Oromo people in Ethiopia lifted the spirits of a downtrodden people and his death shook the nation.

New Nairobi County Governor Sakaja has his work cut out

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New Governor Johnson Sakaja faces a daunting task to restore Nairobi to its glory days of “Green City in the Sun”.

Fashion For A Cause: HUMANx Takes The Runway At Africa Fashion Week 2022

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Socially-conscious Nigerian fashion brand, HUMANx, is set to unveil its latest design collection on the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN) and Lagos Fashion Fair (LFF) platform at the Eko Convention Centre

Standard Bank Partners With AWCA For The Advancement Of Gender Equity And Transformation

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Spokesperson: Thembelihle, Ngema, Chief Financial Officer Consumer & High Net Worth Clients, Standard Bank

COP27 Presidency Of Egypt Names Boston Consulting Group As Exclusive Consulting Partner

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Boston Consulting Group (BCG), one of the world’s leading management consulting firms, is proud to be the Exclusive Consulting Partner of COP27, which Egypt

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