Latest News for: African countries


'We Have Taken Arbitration to Other African Countries'

All Africa 09 Aug 2022
... has actually exported ADR to other African countries, including Ghana, Rwanda, Kenya and others.

Feed the famished

China Daily 09 Aug 2022
Since the 1980s, around 20-30 percent of the African population has been suffering from hunger, despite African countries' unwavering commitment to fight hunger ... Also, African countries are heavily reliant on food imports to fill the gap between domestic supply and demand.

China urges support for Africa to enhance capacities

People Daily 09 Aug 2022
The envoy urged support for African countries in strengthening governance capacity ... There should be no political conditions attached to aid, nor should there be interference in internal affairs of African countries, or to replace the role of local governments, he said.

US offers Africa disunity, pitfalls and disrespect: China Daily editorial

China Daily 09 Aug 2022
In a fact sheet on the US' strategy toward sub-Saharan Africa published on Monday, the White House makes no bones about the core purpose of the strategy being to coerce African countries to counter what it alleges are "harmful activities" by China and Russia ... The African people ...

China calls on UN to support capacity-building in Africa

China Daily 09 Aug 2022
Zhang said the international society should support African countries in strengthening governance capacity ... "There should be no political conditions attached to aid, nor should there be interference in internal affairs of African countries, or to replace the role of local governments," said Zhang.

Blinken talks African partnership

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 09 Aug 2022
The United States' top diplomat is in South Africa as part of a three-nation tour of Afric, including Congo and Rwanda in what is seen as a contest between Western nations and Russia to win support from African countries over the war in Ukraine ... South Africa is among many African countries that have taken a neutral stance on the Ukraine war.

Russia reschedules African Leaders Summit for 2023 in St. Petersburg

B & FT Online 09 Aug 2022
Both Russia and Africa could not agree on the summit in 2022, and in an African country ... Late July 2022, TASS news agency reported that Russia has always offered African countries mutually partnership based on mutual interests, unlike some other partners ... Each of these topics are important for African countries,” he added.

Biden administration launches Africa strategy. But the real targets seem to be China, Russia

The Spokesman-Review 09 Aug 2022
But Blinken made no secret of his condemnation of Moscow and Beijing and what he said was their exploitation of African countries and resources ... mission to the United Nations and others have paid visits to numerous African countries ... is there for African countries in this ...

EU still by far the most important buyer of South African fruit

Fresh Plaza 09 Aug 2022
The Netherlands is by far the most important buyer of South African fruit ... South African fruit is also increasingly going to countries in South and East Asia, with exports to these regions totalling 330,000 tons in the past year ... South Africa also exports quite a lot to other African countries; last year the amount reached almost 360,000 tons.

SANGO Coin Is Defining What It Means To Be A Government-Backed Cryptocurrency

Bitcoinist 09 Aug 2022
The first-of-its-kind cryptocurrency is bringing all of the power of the bitcoin blockchain to create a digital-first economy that is directly backed by the Central African Republic ... Central African Republic (CAR) is one of the many African countries with vast resources that remain underutilized.

Six migrants die after boat sinks off Algeria

Arab News 09 Aug 2022
The boat’s occupants originated from various sub-Saharan African countries ... Spain is a favored destination for migrants embarking from the North African nation. Tunisian coast guards “rescued” more than 250 migrants who were attempting to cross the Mediterranean to Italy, the North African country’s National Guard said on Sunday.

We Are Embarrassed by Reports of Substandard Chinese Products in Africa, Says Chinese Govt

This Day 09 Aug 2022
There is no doubt about it, the Chinese government always advocate that Chinese should respect African culture and follow the rule of law of local country ... “It is isolated case and should be treated in accordance with the rule of law of African countries, it is simple.”.

Africa commemorates civil registration and vital statistics day

New Business Ethiopia 09 Aug 2022
The Program is a continental framework designed to provide coordinated and integrated support to African countries in strengthening their civil registration and vital statistics systems ... African countries must build systems that are dynamic, interoperable, resilient, proactive and agile.

U.S. Africa strategy stresses China, Russia threats amid Blinken visit to continent

Independent online (SA) 09 Aug 2022
Reuters - The United States released a new strategy document for sub-Saharan Africa on Monday, stressing the region's importance, the threats posed by China and Russia, and vowing to extend defence cooperation with like-minded African countries ... Its release comes as Blinken is in South Africa and visiting two more African countries this week.

LETTER: Masses educated on idiotic policies could save SA

Business Day 09 Aug 2022
I am not South African but I love the country and have shed tears since Mandela left us as I have watched its economy pillaged, and innocent people — including many whites — killed simply for being landowners. Wake up, all South Africans, and elect people to run the country who ...

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