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AfDB Approves $27.33m for AU to Fight COVID-19

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved 27.33 million dollars in grants to boost the African Union’s  efforts to mobilise a continental response to curb the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a statement from the AfDB, the approval is made by the organisation’s Board of Directors on Wednesday. The approval followed …

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan Resume Talks on Disputed Dam

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have resumed negotiations on the filling and operation of a controversial dam being built by Addis Ababa on the Blue Nile. The online meeting on Monday between the three Nile basin countries is the second of a new round of talks brokered by the African Union …

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