Monday, November 30, 2020

Africa

Angela Merkel: Global warming crises are man-made, it is threatening

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has said in her New Year's address: “The warming of our earth is real. It is threatening". The global warming crises are man-made. "So everything had to be done to“ overcome this human challenge"; that...

Guinea-Bissau presidential election kicks off after weeks of violent protests

Guinea-Bissau will hold presidential elections on Sunday, with voters hoping for a change in the coup-prone country, weeks after political chaos sparked protests marred by violence and paralyzed parliament. President Jose Mario Vaz, 61, is seeking a second term in...

China supports Saudi Arabia to host next G20 summit

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said his country supports the G20 in giving priority to African affairs and strengthening efforts to help Africa overcome the obstacles of development and emerge from the "trap of underdevelopment" as he said, stressing...

Guinea-Bissau police seizes 1.8 tons of cocaine

The authorities in Guinea-Bissau said on Tuesday that police had seized more than 1.8 tons of cocaine hidden in flour bags, the largest seizure in the country's history. Police said the drugs had arrived from the sea to the northwest...

UNICEF: 1.9 million African children have left school due to escalating attacks

More than 1.9 million children in West and Central Africa have been forced to leave school due to attacks and violence in the region, a report by the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) said on Friday. In June, 9,272 schools...

AFDB concludes its meeting by calling for accelerating regional integration

The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Friday concluded its annual meeting in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, with a call to accelerate regional integration in Africa to achieve economic prosperity in the region. "We have had an excellent exchange of views with...

Facebook creates map based on AI for Africa to help relief agencies

Facebook has already created a population map based on AI. However, the site has recently provided very detailed maps of population density covering the "majority" of Africa, helping aid agencies know where to go when providing assistance. But changes...

The African Union is working with China to deliver electricity to 600 million Africans

The African Union (AU) has begun to take concrete steps for the sustainable development of the African countries, particularly the cooperation with the countries that contribute to solving the energy and electricity problem for the more than 600 million...

Bill Gates: We have invested more than $ 15 billion in health sector in Africa

Bill Gates, the founder of Microsoft Corporation, said the key element in Africa's development is human experience, because investing in the human element is very important. In a speech at the 32nd African Summit with the participation of President Abdel...

Are the poor getting poorer and poorer?

The new Oxfam report claims a drastic impoverishment of the lower half of the world's population. But experts disagree. World Economic Forum in Davos, the organization Oxfam again presented its annual report on the substantive inequality in the world,...
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Britain to keep the Christmas shut until Easter in April

Easter has been set to lift the strict Corona lockdown rules in the United Kingdom, which were approved by...
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10 things you didn’t know about the Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh

The assassination of the Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, whose name, life, and position he used to hold in Iran was released into the...

Biden appointed Linda Thomas-Greenfield as UN ambassador

US President-elect Joe Biden said that the US Secretary of State, Anthony Blinken, will work to restore US foreign relations, explaining that Mayoras will...

Mozambique and Tanzania launches joint operations against rebels

Mozambique and Tanzania would start joint operations to fight an insurgency, under an agreement that also includes the handover of about 500 suspected militants. The...

US-based Chinese opponents support Trump’s allegation of fraudulent election

Some Chinese opposition activists in the field of human rights residing in the United States, who support Donald Trump's hard-line stance towards Beijing, have...