Home » Archives by category » World News » Africa (Page 8)

Africa: Future Worldwide Science Hub

Thierry Zomahoun, President of a African Institute for Mathematical Sciences, talks about a intensity and needs of scholarship in a continent.

Why blaming conflicts in Africa on meridian change is misguided

Why blaming conflicts in Africa on meridian change is misguided

The purpose of H2O crises in conflicts in places like Syria, Nigeria and Iran mostly underline in media and process outlets. Many trust that meridian change could hint destiny conflicts. But investigate shows that many conflicts are driven by factors other than a effects of meridian change. Some investigate suggests that droughts indeed reduce, rather […]

Photographing a 'Landscape of Forgiveness' in Post-Apartheid South Africa

But after winning a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2012, Ms. Terry, 62, pronounced she rethought her years covering a continent, recording stories of truth-telling and forgiveness. She satisfied that South Africa’s prolonged highway to assent “really was extraordinary,” yet in many ways a nation’s tour remained unfinished. Using a middle format camera, she done 18 photographs […]

Trump's latest impugn of South Africa will harm locals – and some-more pain could be coming, warns a trade expert

Trump's latest impugn of South Africa will harm locals – and some-more pain could be coming, warns a trade expert

Unlike the EU, Mexico, South Korea, Australia, Argentina, Brazil and Canada, SA will not be exempted from US duties on steel and aluminium imports. This will harm internal industries, who now for a initial time have to compensate these duties. It also could have some-more consequences for a SA economy, says a trade expert. The US […]

Letter from Africa: Thomas Mapfumo, Zimbabwe's lion, roars for his fans

Letter from Africa: Thomas Mapfumo, Zimbabwe's lion, roars for his fans

Image copyright AFP In a array of letters from Africa, journalist-turned-barrister Brian Hungwe reflects on a lapse from outcast of Zimbabwean musician Thomas Mapfumo 4 months after Robert Mugabe’s abdication as president. Known to his fans as a “Lion of Zimbabwe”, Mapfumo has prolonged been a figure of protest. His strain was a soundtrack during […]

Al-Shabaab ranked as Africa's deadliest belligerent group

By KEVIN J. KELLEYMore by this Author Al-Shabaab is obliged for some-more than half a reported attacks carried out in Africa by belligerent Islamist groups during a past 12 months, a consider tank compared with a US Defence Department pronounced on Tuesday. Shabaab also ranks as a deadliest rebellion on a continent. It killed 4,834 […]

Illicit bullion trade fuels dispute in South African mining town

Johannesburg, South Africa – Making her rounds on a splendid open morning, Cora Bailey brakes neatly and points during a cross-breed dog with thick reddish-brown fur and a blank rear leg. “This is Snoopy,” Bailey says, as a dog, loyal to her name, snoops by a toxic pile of balderdash amidst a prolonged weed that lines […]

Atlas Merchant CEO on investing in Africa, European banks

Bob Diamond, Atlas Merchant Capital first partner and CEO, explains because his organisation is investing in Africa as good as his thoughts on a investment banking environment.

Trump has no apologies for progressing adverse Africa or Muslims as Nigeria's boss visits

Their assembly wasn’t Trump’s initial with an African personality given a debate erupted scarcely 4 months ago. Shortly following in January, he had a likewise considerate assembly with Rwandan President Paul Kagame, a new conduct of a African Union, during a annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. At that meeting, Trump abandoned shouted questions […]

Africa Live: South African rioters bake 18 trucks

AFPMale circumcision is a common use in Mozambique solely in Zambezia province More than 100,000 group in Mozambique are to be circumcised in a bid to assistance forestall intimately transmitted diseases, including HIV/Aids. The health authorities in a executive range of Zambezia say their debate will concentration on districts of Ato-Molocue, Ile and Gurue, where […]

Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » appearance » Widgets » and move a widget into Advertise Widget Zone