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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:44
Africans are increasingly pushing to hold police agencies to account and “decolonize” the repressive institutions they inherited from colonial rulers.
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:29
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -Ntcheu Police biannual report has revealed that the district has registered an increase in road accidents and general crime compared to same period last year.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:29
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre July 3, 2020: Uncertainty hovers around the immediate holding of by-elections as Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has indicated that it is yet to approach the treasury for financing.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:29
[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -Presidential Taskforce on Coronavirus (Covid-19) has warned Malawians of a high prevalence of the virus transmission as some staff from different working places have tested positive of the virus.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:29
[Malawi News Agency] Lilongwe -The World Bank Group and European Union (EU) are committed to helping Malawi achieve universal access to reliable, affordable, sustainable, and modern energy.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:28
Hussein Walugembe's motorbike was impounded on Tuesday because he reportedly did not adhere to Uganda’s coronavirus curfew, according to Daily Monitor.
IOL Section Feed from Independent Media (South Africa).
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:21
Malawi will decide next week on the reopening of schools, local media reported on Friday.
IOL Section Feed from Independent Media (South Africa).
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:11
Armed men have killed at least 30 villagers in Mali in simultaneous attacks on several villages in the centre of the country, local officials have said.
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:06
Nearly 400 elephants have been found dead in Botswana in recent weeks but local authorities and wildlife experts are struggling to find an explanation, with disease and poisoning among the possible causes.
Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:06
In the sixth part of our series on the impact of COVID-19 on South Africa, we look at the agriculture sector, where the citrus industry is exporting record volumes to Asia, following a surge in demand for lemons.

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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 18:00
[IPS] Beirut -Reports of escalating violence against women and children made the news almost everyday in March and April following the announcement of lockdowns to control the spread of Covid-19. The main concern has been that victims cannot escape their abusers or seek help when they share a...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:58
[SAnews.gov.za] With government trying to strike a delicate balance between the loss of lives and saving jobs, President Cyril Ramaphosa says government is not considering returning to a hard lockdown.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:58
[SAnews.gov.za] The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) says the time for rhetoric talk has come and gone.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:55
[The Conversation Africa] An analysis of financial inclusion in South Africa shows that affordability limits poor households' access to formal financial services. In our study, which looked at people's use of financial goods and services between 2008 and 2015, we found that there was a general...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:54
[The Conversation Africa] Civil society groups have played an important role in responding to the COVID-19 social crisis in South Africa. Examples include the "community action networks" in Cape Town and Gauteng, as well as similar initiatives in more rural areas, such as the Eastern Cape. They...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:53
[The Conversation Africa] Many countries in East Africa have turned to contact tracing and carrying out COVID-19 tests on thousands of individuals as a way of monitoring and trying to limit transmissions of the new coronavirus. In Rwanda, they have been investigating how they can scale up testing...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:51
[DW] The UNHCR recorded events of killing, mutilation, sexual violence and looting in DR Congo in the last eight weeks. The African nation has one of the highest rates of internal displacement in the world.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:51
[The Conversation Africa] Technology is a product of human labour. The working class and society can therefore shape its direction. According to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), long-term technological change has created more employment than it has destroyed, and has pushed overall...
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:49
[SNA] Khartoum -The Transitional Government has expressed "full solidarity" with the sit-ins in Nertiti, affirming that their message is received and a government delegation is now, on its way to the town within 24 hour.
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Friday, July 3, 2020 - 17:49
[SNA] Khartoum -Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Dr. Ibrahim Al-Badawi has announced the start of transportation of 40, 000 tons of wheat to the different mills as of today, Friday.
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