Tag: France

Demonstration in Ouagadougou against French presence in Burkina Faso

August 1, 2022

Several dozen people gathered in Ouagadougou on last Saturday to protest against France's presence in Burkina Faso, calling for a major mobilization on 12 August. ... Read More

Macron in Cameroon slams ‘hypocrisy’ on African nations

July 27, 2022

Global food crisis is one of Russia's "weapons of war“, said French President Emmanuel Macron during a visit to Cameroon on Tuesday (26 July), dismissing ... Read More

Mali: Al-Qaeda affiliate claims deadly attack

July 25, 2022

An armed group in Mali affiliated with al-Qaeda has claimed responsibility for a deadly attack on the country’s main Kati military base near the capital ... Read More

Macron’s Africa tour: France seeks to ‘renew relationship’ with continent

July 25, 2022

French President Emmanuel Macron today (25 July) begins a three-nation tour of western African states in the first trip to Africa of his new term ... Read More

Tunisia, fourth tourism destination for French holidaymakers – Echo touristique

July 11, 2022

Tunisia has ranked the fourth favorite destination for French tourists globally, French tourism media Echo touristique has reported. The ranking, based on May data, remained ... Read More

Is France supporting Libya’s partition?

May 23, 2022

France is reportedly preparing to host a Libyan conference for the creation of an independent state in the oil-rich North African country as part of ... Read More

Colas Rail Wins New €15 Mln Deal in Morocco

May 13, 2022

French Colas Rail Company, leader in railway infrastructures, has been awarded by Casa Transport SA, a €15 million contract for building the low-voltage systems for ... Read More

Malian authorities cancel defense agreements with France

May 3, 2022

Mali's ruling junta announced Monday night that it was breaking off defense agreements with France and its European partners, a further sign of deteriorating relations ... Read More

Morocco’s King congratulates President Macron on his re-election

April 25, 2022

King Mohammed VI has sent his congratulations to French President Emmanuel Macron on his re-election and victory over far-right rival Marine Le Pen.   In ... Read More

Sahara: Italian MPs and Experts Commend Spain’s Stand Supporting Morocco’s Autonomy Plan

April 5, 2022

Several influential Italian MPs and senators have welcomed Madrid’s backing of the Moroccan autonomy plan offered for the Sahara under its sovereignty, saying it is ... Read More