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IMF Approves $3.7 Billion Loan for Oil-rich Angola

The International Monetary Fund says it has approved a three-year loan of about $3.7 billion for Angola, which seeks to diversify its economy and curb corruption after a new president took office last year.

The …

LIBYA: ELECTION COMMISSION SAYS HAS ‘ZERO’ BUDGET TO PREPARE POLLS

TRIPOLI– Libya’s electoral commission has asked the government for US$28.7 million, saying that without funding to boost its “zero” budget it cannot make plans to prepare for a vote on a new constitution and later …

YELLOW FEVER OUTBREAK KILLS NINE IN NIGERIA

ABUJA, Nigeria- Nigerian health authorities confirmed nine people have been killed, by a yellow fever outbreak, in the southern state of Edo, since last month.

Following an investigation into the yellow fever epidemic, 10 local …

YELLOW FEVER OUTBREAK KILLS NINE IN NIGERIA

ABUJA, Nigeria- Nigerian health authorities confirmed nine people have been killed, by a yellow fever outbreak, in the southern state of Edo, since last month.

Following an investigation into the yellow fever epidemic, 10 local …

MOROCCAN KING MOHAMED MEETS AILING GABON PRES BONGO IN HOSPITAL

RABAT — Morocco’s King Mohammed VI visited Gabon’s President Ali Bongo at a military hospital in Rabat where the Gabonese leader is recovering from an illness, an official source said.

During the Monday visit, the …