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Senegal to build stadiums in 26 provinces

December 8, 2022

Senegal is planning to build sports infrastructure including stadiums in 26 provinces across the 46 that up of the West African country, Sports Minister Yankhoba ... Read More

The African Union should join the G20 leaders group

November 16, 2022

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for the African Union (AU) to be made a permanent member of the G20, a group of 20 ... Read More

Torrential floods deepen food crisis in West, Central Africa amid climate emergency

November 9, 2022

An estimated 4 million people, many of them small subsistence farmers, in over a dozen countries in West and Central Africa that have seen their ... Read More

Uganda’s president sorry for son’s tweet threatening to invade Kenya

October 6, 2022

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has apologized to Kenya after his son, a general who has been outspoken on social media, tweeted threats to invade the ... Read More

Influx of DRC refugees into Uganda expected to double amid clashes with M23 rebels

October 4, 2022

A surge of refugees fleeing conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo is tearing apart families and stretching aid resources, according to Uganda's government and ... Read More

Kinshasa hosts Pre-COP27 October 3-4

October 3, 2022

Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is hosting this October 3 and 4 the COP27’s preparatory meeting (PRECOP27), a platform of ... Read More

Niger: Group of CSOs demand trial of former leader Issoufou Mahamadou for high treason

September 19, 2022

M62, an umbrella of civil society organizations in Niger, Sunday demanded the trial of former President Issoufou Mahamadou that they accuse of high treason for ... Read More

Sahel emergency: the world’s most neglected and conflict-ridden region

September 12, 2022

Africa’s volatile Sahel region risks becoming a forgotten crisis because of the many competing emergencies around the world, a senior United Nations official has warned. ... Read More

Egypt witnessing increase in divorces

August 24, 2022

The divorce rate in Egypt is on the increase as the country registered 245,777 last year, up from 22,036 cases the previous year according to ... Read More

The many faces of apartheid: South Africa calls for Israel to be declared an ‘apartheid state’

July 27, 2022

Israel should be classified as an apartheid state, South Africa's Foreign Minister Naledi Pandor said Tuesday (26 July), proposing that the UN General Assembly should ... Read More