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African Union announces failure of latest talks on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

African Union announces failure of latest talks on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam

The African Union on Sunday announced the failure of the latest round of talks between Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), official Sudan news agency[Read More…]

by January 11, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle, Politics
6 rangers killed in latest attack at Congo’s Virunga park

6 rangers killed in latest attack at Congo’s Virunga park

KINSHASA, Congo — Gunmen have killed at least six rangers in Virunga National Park, the latest attack in the part of eastern Congo that is home to some of the[Read More…]

by January 11, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
DRC : Lambert Mende makes plans to join Tshisekedi’s Sacred Union

DRC : Lambert Mende makes plans to join Tshisekedi’s Sacred Union

On 6 January, Joseph Kabila’s former minister met with Félix Tshisekedi to discuss the alignment of his party with the Sacred Union. The Africa Report reveals the conditions of this[Read More…]

by January 10, 2021 0 comments Politics
Burundians wash their hands, as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 coronavirus, on their arrival of their repatriation in Gatumba, on the border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, in Burundi, on March 18, 2020. (Photo by Onesphore NIBIGIRA / AFP) (Photo by ONESPHORE NIBIGIRA/AFP via Getty Images)

Burundi closes borders again as COVID-19 cases on the rise

Burundi will close its land and water borders starting Monday and all passengers passing through the Bujumbura airport will be escorted by police, the government said Friday as COVID-19 cases[Read More…]

by January 10, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
Nakuru eyes Rwandan tourists

Nakuru eyes Rwandan tourists

Nakuru County Tourism Association (NCTA) is eyeing intra-Africa travel with a fact-finding mission to Rwanda in March this year. The association treasurer, Farid Abdallah, said Nakuru was fast growing as[Read More…]

by January 10, 2021 0 comments Travel
Trump says he will not attend inauguration

Trump says he will not attend inauguration

Trump says he will not attend Biden’s inauguration on January 20. “To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th,” he[Read More…]

by January 8, 2021 0 comments Politics
Change of British High Commissioner to Rwanda: Omar Daair

Change of British High Commissioner to Rwanda: Omar Daair

Mr Omar Daair has been appointed British High Commissioner to the Republic of Rwanda in succession to Ms Joanne Lomas. Mr Omar Daair has been appointed British High Commissioner to[Read More…]

by January 8, 2021 0 comments Politics
Rapper Akon financing copper and cobalt mine in Congo for this reason

Rapper Akon financing copper and cobalt mine in Congo for this reason

A company led by American-Senegalese R&B singer Akon has signed a deal to finance a copper and cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo in a joint venture with[Read More…]

by January 7, 2021 0 comments Business, Entertainment
Four dead after Trump supporters storm US Capitol

Four dead after Trump supporters storm US Capitol

• In addition to the woman shot by police, three others died as a result of “medical emergencies”. • So far, more than 52 people have been arrested – 47[Read More…]

by January 7, 2021 0 comments Politics
Israel, Health Ministry official: Vaccine may not work on South African COVID strain

Israel, Health Ministry official: Vaccine may not work on South African COVID strain

Health Ministry department of public services director Sharon Alroy-Preis warns Knesset of dangers of South African COVID mutation. Health Ministry department of public services director Sharon Alroy-Preis warned that a new, more[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates