Month: November 2019

Cameroon: SDF to boycott twin elections if Anglophone crisis is not solved

The Social Democratic Front party SDF has said they will only participate in the February 2020 twin elections after peace returns to the restive regions of Cameroon. The National Vice…

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Two ex-Prime Ministers set to compete in Guinea-Bissau election run-off

Two former prime ministers of Guinea-Bissau, Domingos Simoes Pereira and Umaro Cissoko Embalo came out top in the country's election, results showed Wednesday, and are set to compete in a…

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AU, Commonwealth and Francophonie leaders’ visit to Cameroon: will it quell the crisis?

A high powered team of heads of La Francophonie, The Commonwealth and the African Union have visited Cameroon in a bid to help put an end to the crisis that…

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Quote of the Day

“The bird does not defile his own nest,” - African Proverb.

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FIFA Boss: I am happy to be back in Africa, a place where I feel at home

FIFA President Gianni Infantino led a delegation to Antananarivo, Madagascar, Sunday to begin the first leg of his tour of African member associations. The delegation which includes the Secretary General…

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South Africa: There is no place in our society for men who abuse women and children

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has said there is no place for abusers in his country, during his address at the launch of 16 days of activism against women and children…

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Rwanda welcomes 117 more stranded African refugees from Libya

For the third time ever since Rwanda pledged to give refuge to around 500 African migrants stuck in Libya often in enslaved conditions, another group of stranded African refugees have…

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Cameroon: Leading opposition party pulls out of twin elections

A leading opposition party in Cameroon says it will not run in February 2020's parliamentary and legislative elections. The leader of the Cameroon Renaissance Movement, Maurice Kamto, said Monday in…

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Fourth Edition of the Global Gender Summit kicks off in Kigali, Rwanda

Over 2000 delegates, including Heads of State, Development partners, NGOs and academia have attended the opening ceremony of the 4th edition of the Global Gender Summit in Kigali. This year’s…

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Quote of the Day

"A doctor who invoked a storm on his people cannot prevent his house from destruction," — African proverb.

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