“Ultra” activists from the Congolese political landscape are waging an all-out cyberwar on social media using propaganda, fake news and insults. ... Facebook alleges that pro-Tshisekedi politician Honoré Mvula is behind a massive effort to manipulate public debate.
Relations in the Horn of Africa are complex and complicated. Creating an economic and political bloc may seem a solution to bring peace and boost ... trade. But it risks sparking distrust from other East African countries, and with the other regional body, IGAD.
Nigerian start-up Sparkle, which this month partnered with Visa, is planning to move into digital distribution of general insurance products ... in the next 12 months, Sparkle CEO Uzoma Dozie tells The Africa Report.
At a luncheon at the Elysée Palace on 4 September, French President Emmanuel Macron shared with Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara his concerns ... about the socio-political climate in Côte d'Ivoire in the run-up to the presidential election. This annoyed his counterpart.
The Great Green Wall of the Sahel is an ambitious programme aimed to combat the natural challenges the region is facing. It demonstrates the ... will and commitment of both the people and the regional states to reject its geographic and climatic fate.
For several years, the Turks have been working to strengthen their ties with Algiers, Tunis and Rabat. This strategy is all the more crucial ... since Recep Tayyip Erdogan has engaged his country on several fronts in the region.