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If you are an African of means, of moderate wealth, please stop accepting the fancy but illusive idea that educating your children in the West, ... namely Europe and North America, is a good idea, enhances for your sense of achievement, of self-worth and/or is good for the inter-generational transfer of the fruits of your labour. Experience strongly suggests otherwise.
Two weeks after taking control, the CPC rebels - who have been conducting an offensive against President Faustin-Archange Touadéra’s regime ... since December - left the city of Bangassou, 750 km east of the capital Bangui, after receiving an ultimatum from the UN.
Funding for developing solar power solutions in Africa must move up the global agenda if the continent is to be able to withstand current and ... future pandemics, Zola Electric CEO Bill Lenihan tells The Africa Report.
Director of the Africa CDC, the Cameroonian virologist John Nkengasong is the main coordinator of the fight against Covid-19 on the continent ... and the African Union’s representative on this matter. He insists on the need to stop being dependent on other countries in matters of public health. That starts with the push to procure vaccines.
French businessman Frédéric Cilins, Beny Steinmetz’s co-defendant before the Geneva Criminal Court, was the star of the third day of hearings. ... For ten hours, he spoke about his business with Lansana Conté’s Guinea to his dealings with the FBI.
No one is surprised that Uganda’s long-term President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term in office. But the real change has been a changing ... of the guard in the opposition, with long-term opponent Kizza Besigye supplanted as the key political foe to Museveni by Bobi Wine. Both in parliament, and as target for Museveni's security services.