Burkina Faso

MILITARY SCOOPS UP MAJOR POSTS

Nov. 29, 2014, 2:47 a.m.

Three weeks after a people’s revolt in Burkina Faso, which sent President Blaise Campaore fleeing into exile, dreams of a civilian-led transition to free elections were dimmed this week as the military held on to powerful posts in a new ... more

Cameroon

INTERVIEW WITH BARTHÉLÉMY

Oct. 15, 2015, 1:57 a.m.

Colonel BARTHÉLÉMY Tsilla, the commander of the Air Base 301 in Garoua, Cameroon explains the role of aviation in the war against Boko ... more

BARBECUE BROUGHT CAMEROON

Sept. 2, 2015, 12:32 a.m.

For Severin Ngnosse Fandja, president of the New York NDE association, there is no doubt. The barbecue that his association hosted on 23 August, in one of the Bronx parks, was a surprising success. ... more

SDF'S MBAH NDAM IMPLICATED IN

May 20, 2015, 2:42 p.m.

On the face of it, this looks like one of the many land disputes that are unfortunately so prevalent in our community today. On a closer look it is a lot more than that. This case portrays the plight of ordinary ... more

THE FRANC CFA ENRICHED FRANCE…

May 6, 2015, 3:30 a.m.

This is how the book by Nicolas Agbohou titled The CFA Franc and the Euro against Africa could be renamed. The Ivorian teacher of economics in French universities is crisscrossing the continent to discuss ... more

INTERVIEW WITH WRITER PATRICE

Feb. 4, 2015, 2:15 a.m.

“Cameroon has the Distinction of Having a President who does not Respect Cameroonian Soldiers”

 

USAFRICA NEWS: Do you believe, along with some ... more

Central African

NORTH-SOUTH COOPERATION

May 28, 2016, 12:53 a.m.

Since 1960, in good times and in bad, the French Development Agency (AFD) has assisted the three countries of the sub-region in their development efforts.

 

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CENTRAL AFRICAN CRISIS

Nov. 24, 2015, 2:30 a.m.

The rebels want total destabilization of Bangui. MINUSCA is reaching out to the population. The UN ready to do battle with armed gangs.

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Chad

WILL CHAD LEAVE THE AFRICAN

April 30, 2015, 12:33 a.m.

The Chadian opposition in the US has raised the alert: Chad could soon join the Arab League and drop out of the African Union. According to Abdullah Chidi Djorkodei, leader of the US Chadian opposition, the request ... more

IDRISS DEBY’S SMALL

Feb. 10, 2015, 2:38 a.m.

Chad portrays that its decision to attack Boko Haram as arising from a Pan-Africanist ideal.

 

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COLLUSION BETWEEN BOKO HARAM

Nov. 23, 2014, 2:26 a.m.

Sudanese authorities have been in a tizzy since November 17, when a Chadian citizen was arrested on their territory, not far from the border with Chad, in possession of 19 Sam7 anti-aircraft missiles: a terrifying cargo intended for ... more

Côte d'Ivoire

THE PHENOMENON OF THE ADOBO

Sept. 15, 2015, 1:03 a.m.

A hot-button issue in Abidjan: the “Microbes," gangs of youths that have plunged the Ivorian economic capital into unrest since the end of the post-election crisis, forcing inhabitants to ... more

Democratic Republic of Congo

AFRICAN TIME

April 19, 2016, 2:47 p.m.

When you are invited to an event, you don’t rely too much on the stated time on the invitation for the actual start of things…

 

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SUPPORT FOR CREDIBLE ELECTIONS

May 11, 2014, 3:30 p.m.

The United States undertakes to release 30 million dollars

 

The United States just committed $30 million to support the ... more

After a closed door plenary

April 11, 2014, 8:57 p.m.

Meeting on Monday, March 31, 2014, in the Hall of Congress of the People's Palace for a fraught in-camera session, the elected representatives of the people rejected the initiative of their colleague Emery Okundji, ... more

Constitutional revision: the

April 11, 2014, 8:43 p.m.

From March 31 to April 3, the attendees for the platform "Save the DRC" sharpened their weapons to answer, point by point, the conclusions that came out of the last meeting of the members of the Presidential Majority ... more

Violent dispersal of opposition

April 11, 2014, 8 p.m.

A controversy has been dominating national news in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) since Thursday, 20 February 2014, following a dispersion of a gathering of the Union for the Congolese Nation (UNC) for Vital ... more

France

COP 21: PARIS CLIMATE 2015!

Dec. 8, 2015, 2:57 a.m.

The 21st international climate conference is taking place from November 30 to December 11 in northern Paris.

 

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Gabon

ALI BONGO COMES OUT OF

April 26, 2016, 2:40 a.m.

A flood of resignations in the PDG (Gabonese Democratic Party). Family feuds. Challenges over his Gabonese nationality. The Presidential election. The African Cup of Nations... The president of the Gabonese ... more

Guinea

Doctors Without Borders

April 11, 2014, 6:15 p.m.

The international humanitarian NGO, Doctors Without Borders (MSF), has suspended its activities in Macenta, where it experienced a revolt by a crowd of citizens on Friday April 4, accusing it of being the origin of an ... more

Haiti

CHARLES HENRI BAKER

July 9, 2015, 2:33 a.m.

During a recent visit to New York and New Jersey, one of the favorites in the next presidential election in Haiti granted us an exclusive interview.

 

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Libya

FRANCE DESTROYS THE DREAM OF

May 10, 2016, 3:10 a.m.

Eliminating Gaddafi before losing total control of Africa in 2014 is the actual rationale that guided France and their allies in their campaign against Gaddafi.

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SARKOZY DECIDED TO INTERVENE IN

Aug. 21, 2015, 2:01 a.m.

The circumstances under which former French head of state Nicolas Sarkozy decided to intervene militarily in Libya in 2011. Nothing predestined the former president to engage against the Gaddafi regime he ... more

Monde

A TALE OF INTERNATIONAL

Oct. 9, 2015, noon

Saddam Hussein was certainly not a great democrat. But in his time, no one could amuse themselves by exploding bombs in Iraq. The perpetrator would have been stopped fast enough before there could be a repeat ... more

New York City

70th UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Oct. 7, 2015, 2:42 a.m.

Pierre Moukoko Mbonjo arrived in New York two weeks ago to represent Cameroon's President Paul Biya at the Development Summit and the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN). But shortly before mounting the ... more

THE HOLY FATHER AT THE UN

Sept. 26, 2015, 2:14 a.m.

The ecological crisis, and the large-scale destruction of biodiversity, can threaten the very existence of the human species.  The baneful consequences of an irresponsible mismanagement of the global economy, ... more

COLLABORATION

April 5, 2015, 11:07 a.m.

A valid local identity card for all can help marginalized members of the community feel integrated by providing access to city services and allowing people to prove who they ... more

Mr. WEISS THE DIRECTOR OF

Jan. 13, 2015, 10:06 p.m.

The Vera Institute of Justice has named Christopher Weiss director of its Substance Use and Mental Health Program (SUMH). Weiss brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the position, having designed and managed research ... more

COMPTROLLER STRINGER CALLS ON

Aug. 11, 2014, 9:51 a.m.

Speaking before Ralph Lauren’s (NYSE: RL) annual shareowner meeting on Thursday, New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer seconded a shareowner proposal  sponsored by the AFL-CIO Reserve ... more

Nigeria

SHOULD NIGERIANS REELECT

Feb. 5, 2015, 12:14 p.m.

North East of Nigeria has been decimated and no economic growth. It is not a difficult concept to understand….

 

Next week’s Presidential polls in Nigeria – ... more

PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN

Nov. 29, 2014, 3:32 a.m.

With Three Months to go, Nigeria is in Grip of election fever madness

With only three months to presidential elections, Nigeria is in the grip of election fever with public feuding plumbing new depths between ... more

OBAMA POUR ARRETER LE PRESIDENT

Sept. 1, 2014, 2:20 a.m.

Un ancien député nigérian veut faire juger Johnathan Goodluck Ebele comme membre de Boko Haram.

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Republic of the Congo

DENIS SASSOU NGUESSO

April 9, 2015, 3:12 a.m.

USAN: You, yourself are very involved in the Central African Republic, why hasn’t that country managed to stabilize? Who is responsible for its chaos?

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South Africa

NEW BOKO HARAM IN GESTATION

July 7, 2015, 3:31 a.m.

This alert comes from none other than the United Nations (UN) Security Council. The Republic of South Africa is the support base of all the great Islamic and terrorist groups currently operating in Africa and ... more

VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA

April 23, 2015, 2:03 a.m.

The violence began January 2015 in Soweto, a city located at the edge of Johannesburg, after the death of a South African youth killed by a Somali as the youth was trying to break into the store. The incident triggered ... more

Agricultural development:

April 11, 2014, 7:12 p.m.

2014 was declared the 'year of agriculture and food security' by the Assembly of Heads of State and the Government of the African Union back in 2012. Currently, stakeholders in the African ... more

Tunisia

CHRONICLE OF INTERNATIONAL

May 10, 2016, 2:12 a.m.

It was believed that democracy was the triumph of transparency and freedom. That the system allowed or would allow each citizen to give an opinion on the affairs of the country, regardless of one’s ... more

USA

MVP STEPHEN CURRY

May 12, 2016, 2:50 a.m.

Stephen Curry, 28, was officially named MVP of the NBA regular season for the second consecutive year. The leader of the Golden State Warriors became the first winner by unanimous ... more

SUPER TUESDAY

March 7, 2016, 5:18 p.m.

Super Tuesday is one of the most important days in American politics, the biggest day of the election season as the greatest number of party delegates are chosen to represent their candidate for the November general ... more

THE PUTIN ANSWER AT THE UNO

Oct. 2, 2015, 8:38 a.m.

On the eve of the 70th session of the General Assembly of the UN, Putin didn’t pull any punches in the interview he gave US journalist Charlie Rose for CBS and PBS, when he made the following comment: ... more

POPE FRANCIS VISIT AT THE UN

Oct. 1, 2015, 11:45 a.m.

Arriving in New York on the evening of Thursday, September 24, 2015, Pope Francis was welcomed to his first time at United Nations headquarters by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday morning the 25th.  During ... more

DEFEAT: HARD TIMES FOR BOKO

March 11, 2015, 3:43 p.m.

Boko Haram is short of cash. This is at least what some US experts who have analyzed the group’s latest recording are saying about the head of the Islamic sect that has waged a deadly campaign in Nigeria for six ... more