Horn of Africa braces for El Nino-driven rains, heavy flooding

Somalia and neighboring Horn of Africa nations are bracing for extreme rains likely to cause more…

MINUSMA shuts down its final base in Mali’s Kidal area

MINUSMA, the United Nations mission in Mali, announced Tuesday the end of its presence in the…

Israel identifies lacking Tanzanians held by means of Hamas

The Israeli government has confirmed the identities of two people from Tanzania believed to be held…

African Bitcoin is starting up, however new UN document warns of penalties

Africa is emerging as the “new frontier” for Bitcoin, with the increased regulation in other nations…

Brazzaville summit hosts kickoff of Congo Basin Science Initiative

Scientists have launched the new Congo Basin Science Initiative in order to better understand the nearly 2.4…

Tensions upward thrust at Rwanda, DR Congo border

Rwanda has issued another warning over tensions with the Democratic Republic of Congo, following more than…

Biomass energy plans transfer ahead in Côte d’Ivoire

The Ecostar Energy firm has signed an agreement with the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA)…

Regardless of BRI optimism, IMF warns of China slowdown affects in Africa

China’s Belt and Road Initiative Forum in Beijing has ended with renewed commitments to the African…

Hamas-linked financiers from Sudan and Algeria face U.S. sanctions

Hamas-linked financiers from Sudan and Algeria are among 10 new individuals and entities identified by the…

AfDB appoints Nation Economics head

Desiré Jean-Marie Vencatachellum of Mauritius has been named Senior Director of the Country Economics Department at…