Category: Africa

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AfBA lauds ECOWAS Court over judgment Venezuelan envoy

The African Bar Association (AfffBA) has expressed satisfaction with the judgment of the ECOWAS Community Court delivered on March 15, 2021 in which the Court ordered...

Ayade speaks at AMS

The Cross Rivers State Governor, Professor Benedict Ayade has been slated to deliver a keynote address at the maiden edition of the African Migration Summit (AMS) in...

Nana, Lumumba, Ocansey lead African Migration Summit FEB 25-26

African migration summit debuts in Ghana on February 25-26 this year with President Nana Akufo-Addoof Ghana who doubles as the Chairman for the Economic Community of...

COVID-19 vaccinations: MTN partners AU

  In a unique public/private partnership, MTN, Africa’s leading mobile network, has announced a donation of US$25 million to support the African Union’s...

Insecurity: Egypt extends state of emergency for three months

  Egypt’s House of Representatives, the lower chamber of parliament, on Thursday approved a presidential decree extending a nationwide state of emergency for...

WB $5b lifeline for 11 African countries

  The World Bank plans to invest over $5 billion over the next five years to help restore degraded landscapes, improve agriculture productivity, and promote...

Ghana: W/A Parliamentary journalists hail Bagbin as he emerges speaker

  …Demand investigation into parliament clash, wants perpetrators sanctioned The West African Parliamentary Corps (WAPPC) has congratulated the newly elected...

AfDB unveils top 20 Africa’s virus winners in virtual event

The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has announced 20 finalists of the AfricavsVirus Challenge (https://AfricaVsVirus.com) who will receive a grant of up to...

JIFORM to AU: Help stop enslavement of African women

As the world marks the International Migrants Day on December 18, 2020 to recognize the efforts, contributions and rights of migrants, the African Union (AU) has been...

Africans top list of dead migrants in 2020

    For another year, more Africans have lost their lives to irregular migration in 2020 than any other people, data from a United Nations (UN) agency reveals...