Tag: CAR

CAR: Fire destroys EU headquarters in Bangui

December 20, 2022

A fire outbreak has destroyed the headquarters of the European Union (EU) Commission in Bangui, capital of the Central African Republic, making no casualties. Douglas ... Read More

Last French soldiers leave CAR

December 16, 2022

The last French soldiers still present in the Central African Republic (CAR) left Thursday in line with Paris 2021 decision to suspend its operation in ... Read More

Unidentified aircraft shelled army, Russian positions in town of Bossangoa – CAR

November 29, 2022

The Central African Republic, CAR, Monday said an unidentified aircraft hailing from a neighboring country pounded army positions and forces of Russian private security company ... Read More

Security Council, UN SG express condolences to Morocco following death of Moroccan Peacekeeper in CAR

November 27, 2022

Members of the UN Security Council have offered their "most sincere" condolences to the Kingdom of Morocco following the death of a Moroccan peacekeeper in ... Read More

CAR postpones local, regional election to July 2023

November 23, 2022

Central African Republic (CAR) authorities have postponed local and regional elections initially slated for January 23 to July 16 same year. The Strategic Committee to ... Read More

CAR’s leader replaces chief of Constitutional Court despite opposition

November 22, 2022

Faustin-Archange Touadera, President of Central African Republic (CAR) appointed Monday new Chief of the country’s Constitutional Court amid rejection by the opposition. A decree signed ... Read More

CAR’s crypto push likely linked to its ally Russia — experts

November 3, 2022

The Central African Republic’s (CAR) recent pledge of allegiance to Russia comes amid speculation that its recent adoption of Bitcoin was a means of opening ... Read More

Historic ruling: UN-backed court in CAR convicts three militiamen of crimes against humanity

November 1, 2022

A United States-backed Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic (CAR) on Monday (31 October) convicted three militiamen of crimes against humanity committed during ... Read More

Türkiye extends missions of its troops in Mali, CAR for one additional year

October 27, 2022

The Turkish parliament Wednesday renewed for another year the mandate of Turkish troops operating for peace keeping in Mali and Central African Republic (CAR) under ... Read More

Africa’s crypto challenges: crackdown, ban or regulation in wake of rising scams

August 30, 2022

Despite rising interest all across the continent, trade in cryptocurrencies remains banned — in part due to concern about soaring losses arising from crypto scams ... Read More