Nigeria: Nigeria, South Africa to Issue 10 Year Visa to Businessmen, Academics

[Vanguard] Following successful conclusion of the 9th Bi-National Commission of South Africa and Nigeria meeting in Pretoria, South Africa, which was elevated to the level of heads of state, both countries have agreed on issuing 10-year visas to businessmen, academics and frequent travelers.

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Zimbabwe: Anti-Corruption Boss Promises to Step Aside If Husband Is Target

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe Anti- Corruption Commission (Zacc) chairperson, Justice Loice Matanda-Moyo has promised to recuse herself if ever her husband, Foreign Affairs Minister Sibusiso Moyo was to become the subject of an investigation by the anti-graft body.

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Egypt:Egypt Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Mogadishu

[Egypt Online] In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on February 24th, 2018, the Arab Republic of Egypt condemned the two terrorist attacks perpetrated by al-Shabab, which targeted the presidential palace and a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu, killing 45 people.

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Uganda: President Wants Ex-Ministers to Draw Cabinet-Level Pay As Envoys

[Observer] Uganda’s budget for maintaining its foreign envoys is likely to go up every time President Museveni appoints former ministers as ambassadors, if government implements a new presidential directive to the public service ministry.

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