Tag: Africa

Iran says ready to promote friendly ties with African states

Iranian Defense Minister Mohammad-Reza Gharaei Ashtiani on Monday expressed Tehran's readiness to enhance friendly relations with all African…

Russian ambassador to Zimbabwe says country may to host Russia-Africa summit in future

Russian Ambassador to Zimbabwe Nikolay Krasilnikov has not ruled out that the country could become the venue for…

Al Shabaab Terror group attacks hotel in Somalia’s capital

In a brazen assault, militants stormed a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia’s capital, following a series of explosions. The…

Chad PM announces candidacy for presidential election

Chad's Prime Minister Succes Masra has announced his candidacy for the May 6 presidential election in the central…

Chad’s opposition leader killed in clashes

The leader of Chad's opposition Socialist Party Without Borders (PSF), Yaya Dillo, was killed following clashes in N'Djamena,…

Senegalese parliament vote postpones presidential election to December

Senegal's parliament on Monday adopted a bill postponing the presidential election until Dec. 15 this year. Deputies from…

Over 100 injured following stampede in Cameroonian secondary school

About 106 students were injured on Monday following a stampede at a government-run secondary school in the Cameroonian…

DR Congo court upholds President Tshisekedi’s re-election

The Constitutional Court of the Democratic Republic of the Congo on Tuesday officially confirmed the re-election of President…

South Africa’s ruling party backs cutting ties with Israel over Gaza violence

The African National Congress (ANC), the ruling party of South Africa, has expressed its support for cutting diplomatic…

Palestinians should be armed to protect themselves – Mandela

Israel is being given carte blanche to do whatever it wants, the great-grandson of the late South African…

South Africa joins diplomatic boycott of Israel War Crimes on Gaza

South Africa has announced that it will recall all its diplomats from Israel to express its concern over…

Ethiopia-Djibouti Railway: A Game-Changer for Trade and Development in Africa

The Ethiopia-Djibouti Railway, Africa’s longest electrified railway, has been hailed as a game-changer for trade and development in…