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ECOWAS appoints former Beninese president as mediator for Guinea

9 mins ago
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has appointed former Beninese President Thomas Yayi Boni as its new mediator for the transition in...

2023 AFCON postponed to January 2024 due to weather concerns

41 mins ago
The 2023 Africa Cup of Nations will take place in January-February 2024 instead of July-August next year due to heavy rainy conditions during that...

ECOWAS lifts sanctions on Mali, agrees on Burkina Faso transition plan

2 hours ago
The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Sunday lifted sanctions on Mali's military regime, agreeing to a March 2024 return to civilian...


Impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict on global supply chains

3 months ago
The huge risk facing global supply chains has shifted from the pandemic to the Russia-Ukraine military conflict and the geopolitical and economic uncertainties it...

Pick a side and join the anti-Russia camp? Scholar: Africa is not a pawn

3 months ago
Since the Russia-Ukraine conflict broke out, western media have been demanding in their reports that "Africa should be silent no more." This condescending attitude has...

To improve health in Africa, focus on spending better

9 months ago
In the past year-and-a-half conversations on the urgent need to address chronic underinvestment in Africa’s health sector have abounded, as pundits and policymakers have...