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Malnutrition In C.A.R

Medics in the capital Bangui are providing a lifeline to thousands of starving children. An estimated 40% of the country's youngsters are malnourished. Some...

Conflicts disrupt education in Central Africa Replic as many stay out

Children in the Central African Republic have paid a heavy price for its recent turmoil. Many have been forced into the fighting and education...

Chad to withdraw troops from Central African Republic

Chad says it will withdraw its troops from an African Union peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic. The announcement is a setback for...

EU to send additional 1000 troops to Central African Republic

After several weeks delay, the European Council has finally unveiled plans to launch a mission to the Central African Republic. 1,000 troops will be...

The situation in the CAR

The Central African Republic is now facing unprecedented levels of inter religious conflict between the majority Christian population and the minority Muslims. Humanitarian agencies...

Recent

Protesters clash with Sudan police in latest anti-Bashir unrest

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Sudanese police fired tear gas at hundreds of protesters marching towards the presidential palace in Khartoum on Thursday, as demonstrations demanding President Omar al-Bashir’s...

UN expert urges Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting to fight climate change

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A hydrology expert with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Wednesday urged Africa to pursue rainwater harvesting in order to...

Police recover and detonate explosive left behind at Dusit D2 complex

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Kenyan bomb disposal experts on Thursday located then destroyed an explosive left over from the extremist attack on a Nairobi luxury hotel complex in...

Consumer goods company Unilever invests $12.2 million in Ghana plants

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Consumer goods company Unilever Ghana has invested GH¢60million in new infrastructure and factory plants as part of plans to improve its offering to the...

Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

6 days ago
A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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