East Africa

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West Africa

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South Africa

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  • SA Army Officers Accused of Reign of Terror in Lesotho January 21, 2020
    [Lesotho Times] MAKHOAKHOENG villagers in Butha-Buthe district say they are living in fear of officers of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) who are carrying out a reign of terror in their area and stealing their livestock.
  • Three Suspects Arrested With Sheep Carcasses January 21, 2020
    [SAPS] Three male suspects aged 22-31 were arrested yesterday, 20 January 2020 in Makhanda, after they were found with an illegal firearm, three sheep carcasses, and sheep skins.
  • KZN to Roll Out Drought Emergency Plan January 21, 2020
    [SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Water and Sanitation in KwaZulu-Natal is set to roll out an Emergency Drought Mitigation Plan in areas affected by drought in the province.
  • Convicted Rapist Sentenced to Four Life Imprisonment January 21, 2020
    [SAPS] On 17 January 2020, Sibusiso Phillip Gumede (29) appeared in court and was convicted and sentenced to four life terms imprisonment for four counts of rape and sixteen years imprisonment for two count of robbery. When the Empangeni Regional Court heard how Gumede sexually violated women and men in the Mpangeni and surrounding areas, […]
  • Human Settlements Clarifies Appointment of Special Advisors January 21, 2020
    [SAnews.gov.za] The Ministry of Human Settlements, Water and Sanitation has clarified its position on several media reports relating to the appointment of Mo Shaik and Advocate Menzi Simelane as special advisors.

North Africa

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  • Tunisia: BCT Announces Official Launch of Regulatory Sandbox January 21, 2020
    [Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -The Central Bank of Tunisia (BCT) announced on Tuesday in Tunis the official launch of the Regulatory Sandbox, defined as a test environment to monitor the experimentation of innovative solutions proposed by Fintechs (financial technology companies) on a small scale and with voluntary customers.
  • Tunisia: Tailor-Made Start-Up Creation Programme to Be Launched, January 29 in Tunis January 21, 2020
    [Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -Tech Booster Tunisia 2020, a tailor-made start-up creation programme, will be launched on January 29 in Tunis during the 2nd edition of Tech-Days, announces the Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation (APII) on its website.
  • Morocco: Morocco and Poland Present Credentials January 21, 2020
    [New Dawn] The Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, Henry B. Fahnbulleh has reiterated Liberia's commitment to strengthening ties with friendly nations across the world in the interest of its citizens aimed at fostering global cooperation.
  • Sudan: Hamduok Receives Congratulation Message From His Egyptian Counterpart January 21, 2020
    [SNA] The Prime Minister, Dr. Abdalla Hamdouk, has received a message of congratulation from his Egyptian counterpart, Dr. Mustafa Madbouli, on the occasion of the 64th anniversary of Sudan Independence Day.
  • Sudan: 107 Migrants Rescued in Sudan-Libya Border Area January 21, 2020
    [Radio Dabanga] Dongola -107 migrants found stranded in the desert by Sudanese-Libyan Joint Forces, who patrol the border area between the two countries, have been handed over to the Sudanese immigration authorities.

Centeral Africa

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  • Sudan: Breakthrough On Darfur in Sudan Peace Negotiations January 21, 2020
    [Radio Dabanga] Juba -The Sudanese government and the Sudan Revolutionary Front rebel alliance achieved a breakthrough on Darfur during the peace negotiations in Juba, South Sudan, today. They reached agreement on fundamental issues such as accountability, reparations, and the establishment of a special court to try perpetrators of serious human rights and international humanitarian laws […]
  • Lesotho: 71 000 Basotho a Step Away From Famine - UN January 21, 2020
    [Lesotho Times] AT least 71 000 out of the half a million food insecure Basotho are "one step away from famine", the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) has said.
  • Uganda: Army Maintains Fishing Ban On Lake Kyoga Amid Protest January 21, 2020
    [Monitor] Fishermen on Lake Kyoga will have to wait a little longer to have the fishing ban lifted after the Fisheries Protection Unit (FPU) officials indicated that operations against illegal fishing are still ongoing.
  • Mozambique: Torrential Rain Turns Fatal in Beira January 21, 2020
    [AIM] Maputo -Torrential rain is continuing to fall in the central Mozambican city of Beira, and on Monday claimed the life of a 15 year old boy.
  • Mozambique: Zambezia Storm Death Toll Now 19 January 21, 2020
    [AIM] Maputo -So far, in the 2019-2020 rainy season, 19 people have lost their lives in seven districts in the central Mozambican province of Zambezia, due to lightning strikes and to the collapse of houses built of flimsy materials.

Ethiopia

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