Kenya:Kenya Dips Eight Places in Latest FIFA Rankings

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya’s poor performance against lowly ranked Comoros and Central Africa Republic in friendly matches in Morocco last month have come costly as the Harambee Stars have dipped eight places in the latest rankings released on Thursday.

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Ethiopia:ANDM Chairperson Demeke Committed to Support Newly Elected EPRDF Chairperson

[ENA] Deputy Prime Minister and Chairperson of Amhara National Democratic Movement (ANDM), Demeke Mekonnen expressed his readiness and commitment to support the newly elected Chairperson of Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF).

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Africa:In Addis, U.S. Presses Africa on North Korea, AU Says ‘Shithole’ Comments ‘in Past’

[State Department] A transcript of a media briefing at African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa after a meeting between visiting U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki:

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Zimbabwe:New Travel Regime Allows Visas On Arrival for SADC Members

[This is Africa] Zimbabwe’s government has announced that it has reviewed the country’s visa requirements to elevate 29 Category C countries to category B level which allows visas on arrival. The new travel regime allows visas on arrival for SADC members and several international countries.

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