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2012-02-14 15:31:15 U.S. Gives Country Big Aid Package [State Department] Washington - The U.S. Millennium Challenge Corporation has signed a five-year, $66.2 million aid agreement with Cape Verde to reform the West African nation's water, sanitation and land-management sectors and foster economic growth.

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Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:54Run-Off Scheduled for May 18[VOA]Guinea-Bissau's election commission has confirmed a presidential run-off vote will take place on May 18.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:53Govt Denies Army Chief Sacking Linked to Conflict[VOA]South Sudan's Minister of Information said the removal of the country's army chief by President Salva Kiir is a normal release and retirement that usually takes place in the army.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:48Ethiopia Hires New Coach[Africa Top Sports]It is official: the Ethiopian national selection has finally found a new coach, two months after the dismissal of Sewnet Bishaw. The national federation announced Wednesday the arrival of the Portuguese Mariano Barreto.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:46Lawmakers Make Little Headway in Reconciling Lakes State's Rival Clans[Sudan Tribune]Rumbek -A team of Lakes state lawmakers touring eight counties in the capital, Rumbek, say that peace and reconciliation efforts remain challenging, with pastoralist youths in the area showing little interest in the initiative.
Thursday, 04-24-14, 8:46Sudan Condemns Bentiu Atrocities, Accuses Juba of Using Darfur Rebels[Sudan Tribune]Khartoum -The Sudanese government has denounced the killing of Sudanese nationals after South Sudanese rebels took control of the Unity state capital of Bentiu earlier this month.

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