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Study finds about 20 million jobs in Africa 2020-04-05 14:08:40About 20 million jobs are at risk in Africa as the continent's economies are projected to shrink this year due to the impact of the coronavirus pande

Coronavirus travel bans force African elites to rely 2020-04-04 10:21:48The coronavirus pandemic could narrow one gaping inequality in Africa, where some heads of state and other elite jet off to Europe or Asia for health

Global demand for protective gloves is soaring, but 2020-04-03 15:04:03As the coronavirus takes hold, the demand for rubber gloves is on the up. Yet despite being the largest rubber producer in Africa, the Ivory Coast is

'Not guinea pigs': Africa vaccine trial suggestion sparks 2020-04-03 13:37:17Two prominent French doctors have triggered a storm of criticism after discussing on a television programme the idea of testing a vaccine for coronavi

Exclusive: Niger's Issoufou echoes warning that coronavirus could 2020-04-03 11:19:45In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou discussed the Covid-19 pandemic that is spreading across the whol

Covid-19: World Bank announces emergency response for several 2020-04-02 16:00:08Several African countries are due to benefit from a nearly $2 billion programme from the World Bank aimed at helping developing countries deal wi

Kenya's president apologises for police 'excesses' amid coronavirus 2020-04-02 05:46:50Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta apologises for the heavy-handed police enforcement of a coronavirus curfew, as some of the first people diagnosed

Amid coronavirus spread, measles outbreak kills thousands of 2020-04-02 04:59:25As DR Congo faces the onslaught of the Covid-19 pandemic, the country is already struggling to deal with the world's worst m

Guinean President Conde's party rightfully won violent March 2020-04-01 23:15:32Guinean President Alpha Conde's party won more than two-thirds of the seats in legislative elections held last month that were boycotted by the main

Son of French aid worker abducted in Mali 2020-04-01 03:05:23France’s foreign ministry has evidence dating from early March that French hostage Sophie Pétronin is alive, her son told France Info rad

Security forces use violent tactics to enforce Africa's 2020-03-31 22:26:07Soldiers tower over youngsters in South Africa's Soweto township, forcing them to do push-ups and roll on the floor as punishment for not adheri

Probe ordered into shooting of teenager in Kenya 2020-03-31 15:58:19In tonight's edition: Kenya's strict curfew is blamed for the death of a 13 year old boy. Ethiopia defers landmark August vote due to coronavir

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Africa: Africa And The World In The Face New! 2020-04-08 13:37:35[Gouvernement du Sénégal] With an estimated population of 1.3 billion, Africa is affected by COVID-19 at a time when several

Tanzania: Puma Energy Donates Sh100 Million Fuel to New! 2020-04-08 13:14:23[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Puma Energy on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, became one of the latest entrants into the war against coronavirus in the country wh

Seychelles: Central Bank of Seychelles Disburses $ 10 New! 2020-04-08 13:02:09[Seychelles News Agency] The Central Bank of Seychelles (CBS) has disbursed $10 million out of the country's international reserves of $591 million t

South Africa: Sisulu Directs Officials to Step Up New! 2020-04-08 11:05:21[SAnews.gov.za] The Department of Water and Sanitation says it is forging ahead with the provision of water to under-resourced communities.

South Africa: COVID-19 - Homeless, Unemployed and Stuck New! 2020-04-08 11:04:18[GroundUp] As the provincial government of Limpopo starts to move people living on the streets into shelters, some say they will resist.

South Africa: PPE Suppliers Urged to Contact National New! 2020-04-08 11:03:57[SAnews.gov.za] National Treasury has called on compliant essential personal protective equipment (PPEs) suppliers to direct their offers to the depar

Zambia: It's 'False' Majeure New! 2020-04-08 11:01:21[Times of Zambia] THE Government and Glencore, the owners of Mopani Copper Mines, are once again butting heads after the miner's decision to put its

Namibia: De Beers to Help With Medical Supplies New! 2020-04-08 11:00:26[Namibian] Diamond mining giant De Beers Group says it will use its global procurement network to help source medical supplies for Namibia in the figh

Namibia: EFT Phishing Fraud Skyrockets New! 2020-04-08 10:59:08[Namibian] The banking industry has recorded an increase of N$5,4 million in electronic funds transfer fraud last year from N$194 000 in 2018, said th

Mozambique: Maputo Council Bans Use of Pick-Up Trucks New! 2020-04-08 10:56:02[AIM] Maputo -The Maputo Municipal Council has banned the use of pick-up trucks and similar open vehicles for passenger transport.

Africa: Virtual Learning During COVID-19, Who is Left New! 2020-04-08 10:02:51[allAfrica] On March 23rd, at the height of concerns of COVID-19 in Kenya, the Kenyan Government directed the closure of schools and recommended onlin

Africa: Egypt's Gunboat Diplomacy and Ethiopia's Win-Win Approach 2020-04-08 09:23:16[Addis Standard] Nine years have passed since Ethiopia announced the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The GERD - a big hydr

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