Rwandan Archbishop of Kigali Antoine Kambanda named Cardinal

Pope Francis announced on Sunday a consistory for the creation of 13 new cardinals. The news was made public to the faithful present in...

South Africa Under Zuma Surpassed Nigeria During Abacha’s Years in Plundering Pubic Money

By David Himbara, Educator, Author & Professor of International Development, based in Toronto, Canada At the Financial Times’ Africa Summit held in London on October...

Ethiopia’s economy grew 6.1% in the 2019/20 fiscal year

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Monday his country’s economy grew 6.1% in the 2019/20 fiscal year to July, less than originally projected...

Rujugiro Foundation Leads the Way Supporting Skills Development in Uganda

The Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa Foundation (TRAF)  marks the 10-year TRAF internship in Uganda, a program implemented mainly by Leaf Tobacco and Commodities (U) LTD...

Malian Women are Standing on the Ramparts for a Successful Transition

September 22, 2020, it is a historic and memorable day for Mali which celebrates 60 years of its independence. I join all Malians from...

Ivory Coast President Ouattara Can Run for Third Term

Ivory Coast's Constitutional Council on Monday (September 14) ruled that President Alassane Ouattara is eligible to run for a third term in the Oct....

Morocco says Libya capable in resolving own challenges

Minister of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccan Expatriates, Mr. Nasser Bourita, stressed, Thursday in Bouznika, that the compromises born from the meetings of...

Africa, stop ruining your future by exporting needed human capital!

Buhari is among wealthy Nigerians who travel abroad for healthcare. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde Africa must stop aiding the developed world by exporting the human capital which...

South African human rights lawyer George Bizos dies at 92

South African lawyer George Bizos, who defended Nelson Mandela in many of his trials during the anti-apartheid struggle and helped win his release from...

Hotel Rwanda Hero Rusesabagina Arrested and Paraded in Handcuffs

Rwandan authorities said on Monday (August 31) it had arrested Paul Rusesabagina, the man who was hailed a hero in a Hollywood movie about the country's...

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