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Friday, June 14, 2024 - 03:07
A selection of the week's best photos from across the African continent.
BBC News - Africa
Friday, June 14, 2024 - 01:58
Sudan has been plagued by conflict and violence since fighting erupted between the Sudanese army and a paramilitary force last year. The siege of El Fasher city has opened up a new front in the ongoing conflict.
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Friday, June 14, 2024 - 01:48
The governing ANC lost its parliamentary majority for the first time in 30 years last month.
BBC News - Africa
Friday, June 14, 2024 - 01:31
united nations — The U.N. Security Council demanded Thursday that the paramilitary Rapid Support Forces (RSF) halt their siege on the North Darfur capital, El Fasher, as they are poised to take the last remaining city in Sudan’s Darfur region from the Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF). The council...
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Friday, June 14, 2024 - 00:00
The effects of climate change are becoming increasingly evident and yet a key component of the fight to preserve lives and livelihoods, namely adaptation funding, has stagnated, according to attendees of last month’s Africa Climate Roundtable. The event – hosted by African Risk Capacity (ARC),...
The latest mining world news and project information from Africa. providing updates on the progress of future, new and existing projects. Developments in mining legislation, policies, investments and infrastructure will be highlighted
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 23:49
The UN Security Council on Thursday demanded an end to the siege of El-Fasher in Sudan's Darfur region, where fighting between government and paramilitary forces has provoked a humanitarian crisis.
FRANCE 24’s coverage of events, politics and social issues across Africa, including North Africa (the Maghreb) and the Sahel, aided by our network of correspondents and experts across the continent.
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 23:30

The Bauchi State Chapter of the Nigeria Labour Union has commended Governor Bala Mohammed’s recent approval of wages for civil servants in the state.

The acting Chairman Comrade Ibrahim Mai Kuɗi praised the gesture during a press briefing, noting that civil servants are thrilled...

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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 23:24

The Gombe State Agro-climatic Resilience in Semi-Arid Landscapes (ACReSAL) Project has commenced training of stakeholders on Grievances Redress Mechanisms (GRM) for smooth implementations of the project.

The State Project Coordinator of ACReSAL, Dr Sani Jauro stated this at the...

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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 23:09
Sudan and Russia have reportedly agreed to establish a Russian navy base near Port Sudan. The West does not appear to have a reponse to this move, which will bolster Moscow's military presence on the African continent.
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 22:40
The UN Security Council has called for the end to the RSF paramilitary's brutal siege of the Darfuri city of El Fasher. We hear a rare testimony from one of the recent residents who's family is still stuck in the gunfire and bombings. And it has been two years since M23 rebels captured DR Congo's...
FRANCE 24’s coverage of events, politics and social issues across Africa, including North Africa (the Maghreb) and the Sahel, aided by our network of correspondents and experts across the continent.
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 22:40
Parties are under pressure to conclude negotiations by Thursday to fulfill the constitutional requirement to swear in lawmakers and elect the president within 14 days of election results being declared
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 22:22
Since a fragile 2022 peace deal ended Ethiopia's 2 year war between tigrayan fighters and federal forces there are signs of recovery in the capital of Tigray. Also Zanzibar, commemorates the abolition of slavery. The island was a key stopping off point for Arab slavers across East Africa for...
FRANCE 24’s coverage of events, politics and social issues across Africa, including North Africa (the Maghreb) and the Sahel, aided by our network of correspondents and experts across the continent.
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 22:03
Sanyaolu was released on Thursday evening after he had been "abducted" in Lagos by the personnel of the Department of State Services (DSS). 
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 21:37
Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com) marked a milestone of providing 146 scholarships to Ghanian doctors in 42 critical specialties during their annual Alumni Summit – Celebrating their legacy of transforming patient care […]
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 21:33
"Despite reports of increased delivery of food, there is currently no evidence that those who need it most are receiving sufficient quantity and quality of food," said WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 21:09
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Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 20:34
 Benin encourages members of the African diaspora to call its shores home by offering citizenship to descendants on those who left the continent far in the past. And the Olympic flame symbolises the light of spirit, knowledge and life. All all of which, Ousman Dieme,  a Senegalese Olympic...
FRANCE 24’s coverage of events, politics and social issues across Africa, including North Africa (the Maghreb) and the Sahel, aided by our network of correspondents and experts across the continent.
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 20:22
This week, a new law paving the way for the introduction of universal healthcare in South Africa both excites and divides. And Ed tech has the potential to close education gaps in DR Congo. One digital learning portal is going down well with kids  but is struggling to attract the investment it...
FRANCE 24’s coverage of events, politics and social issues across Africa, including North Africa (the Maghreb) and the Sahel, aided by our network of correspondents and experts across the continent.
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 19:48
The attack in eastern Congo was blamed on Islamic State-linked rebels. It echoed a similar attack last week in the same province, where at least 80 people were killed.
News, Analysis and Service from Germany and Europe - in 30 Languages
Thursday, June 13, 2024 - 19:47
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