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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

China donates 800,000 USD in humanitarian aid to Zimbabwe

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  Chinese government has donated 800,000 U.S. dollars in cash as emergency humanitarian assistance to Zimbabwe to help the country with its disaster relief efforts,...

China sends new envoy to Kenya, commits to deepen bilateral relations

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The Permanent representative of China to the United Nations Environment Programme and UN-Habitat Wu Peng is set to assume office as the new Chinese...

About 60 people killed following attack in Mali

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Gunmen killed about 60 people in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, in one of the deadliest such attacks in a region...

Burundi makes history qualifying for its first ever AFCON tournament

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Burundi made history by qualifying for its first Africa Cup of Nations tournament following a 1-1 draw with Gabon in Bujumbura. The hosts came into...

Opinion

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

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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