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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:08
[East African] At least 11 Ugandans on Tuesday tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 44.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:07
[Shabelle] The United Nations on Tuesday called for joint efforts and unity in the fight against the novel coronavirus in Somalia which has confirmed three cases.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:06
[Shabelle] The U.S. military is facing more allegations of killing civilians with airstrikes in Somalia, and now says it will address the issue more fully in upcoming public reports.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:06
[Shabelle] The Paris Club of creditor nations agreed on Tuesday to restructure Somalia's debt, including immediately canceling $1.4 billion owed by the impoverished Horn of Africa country.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:06
[HRW] Nairobi -The Ethiopian government has made little progress in investigating the deadly October 2019 violence and in acting to prevent further security force abuses and inter-communal violence. Six months later, victims and their families from two towns in the Oromia region still seek justice...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] WaterAid in Malawi on Tuesday handed over handwashing facilities and other supplies to Bwaila Hospital and Lilongwe Main Market to help in prevention of coronavirus (Covid-19).
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] Government says it is considering offering home tuition for students in public schools after the indefinite closure of learning institutions due to coronavirus.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has called for prayers this Thursday to seek divine intervention over coronavirus threat.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] Parliament's Legal Affairs Committee has reacted angrily to reports that ruling party operatives are taking people's national IDs or getting the details of the IDs on the pretext that the victims would get food or loans from government.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] Minibus fares and bus fares have gone up in some routes after government has started enforcing the 60 per cent capacity for public transport.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:05
[Nyasa Times] Government ban on international flights and cross border passenger buses among other restrictions take effect from Wednesday as the world continues to grapple with coronavirus.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:04
Nigerian footballer Desire Oparanozie is keeping fit at home during the lockdown using just shoes.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:04
[Nyasa Times] Malawi's elite TNM Super League transfer window closed on Tuesday mid-night.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:04
[Nyasa Times] Malawi prominent human rights activist Timothy Mtambo, who is one of President Peter Mutharika's most acerbic critics, has left the leadership of Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) to join frontline politics after announcing on Wednesday that he has formed a people power movement...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:04
Food reserves in Nyandarua County are running low following the locust invasion that hit the agriculture-rich region.
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:03
[Nyasa Times] Pollster, the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) says coronavirus remains a great threat to the holding of the Constitutional Court sanctioned presidential election in July.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:03
[The Exchange] CRDB Bank, a leading bank in Tanzania, has announced plans to register its own insurance subsidiary firm.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:02
[Nyasa Times] Blantyre City Council (BCC) has used police force to clear vendors out of the streets as part of its intensified measures to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:00
[Daily Trust] Reacting to the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) directive to the 11 Distribution Companies (DisCos) to suspend the electricity tariff hike expected to begin today until to 30 June 2020, the President of the Nigeria Consumer Protection Network, Kunle Kola Olubiyo said...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:00
[New Times] With the government ordering folks to quarantine themselves, there needs to be a way to battle the boredom while cooping oneself at home.
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