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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

Run-off poll likely in Madagascar as results continue to trickle in

10 hours ago
Madagascans will likely head back to the ballot to elect their new president, as preliminary results from 70 percent of the polling stations indicate...

Kenya lauds China for upholding ban on rhino, tiger parts sale

11 hours ago
Kenya has lauded China’s decision to reverse its earlier decision to lift a 25-year ban on trade in tiger and rhino parts. China eased the...

UN Security Council lifts arms embargo, targeted sanctions on Eritrea

13 hours ago
The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday lifted sanctions on Eritrea following a historic peace deal with Ethiopia and improved relations with Djibouti. The Security...

Land reforms won’t violate constitution, President Ramaphosa assures

13 hours ago
The land reforms in South Africa will not violate the country’s constitution, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday. Ramaphosa made the remarks while addressing the...

Opinion

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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

7 days ago
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

1 week ago
  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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Opinion: China International Import Expo, A New Approach to Global Trade

1 week ago
By Edward Kusewa  The China International Import Expo (CIIE) is being dubbed by some experts as the newest approach in global trade. In describing this...
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