UN Chief Welcomes Formation of Unity Govt

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the formation on Monday of a government of national unity in Madagascar led by a non-partisan Prime Minister, as requested by the nation’s leading constitutional court.

[UN News] United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed the formation on Monday of a government of national unity in Madagascar led by a non-partisan Prime Minister, as requested by the nation's leading constitutional court.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Locals Pioneer Safer Fishing Alternatives to Protect Seas Off Madagascar

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Antananarivo -In a small boat off the coast of Madagascar, Idrissa Tsirvelo struggled with a spanner on his rusted dive cylinder, then put a regulator in his mouth and disappeared under the water, risking death illegally ha…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Antananarivo -In a small boat off the coast of Madagascar, Idrissa Tsirvelo struggled with a spanner on his rusted dive cylinder, then put a regulator in his mouth and disappeared under the water, risking death illegally harvesting sea cucumbers from the ocean floor.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Madagascar Tops Group A, Sets Up Last 8 Meeting With South Africa

[SAFA] 1 June 2018- Madagascar ensured top place in Group A at the COSAFA Cup in Polokwane on Thursday, 31 May 2018 with a 1-0 victory over the Comoros Islands to finish one point ahead of Mozambique, who made heavy weather of beating the Seychelles 2-…

[SAFA] 1 June 2018- Madagascar ensured top place in Group A at the COSAFA Cup in Polokwane on Thursday, 31 May 2018 with a 1-0 victory over the Comoros Islands to finish one point ahead of Mozambique, who made heavy weather of beating the Seychelles 2-1 at the same time.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Malagasy Week – Mauritians to Discover Cultural Richness of Madagascar

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Arts and Culture, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Madagascar in Mauritius, is organising a series of activities during the month of June to mark the Malagasy Week in the context of the cele…

[Government of Mauritius] The Ministry of Arts and Culture, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Madagascar in Mauritius, is organising a series of activities during the month of June to mark the Malagasy Week in the context of the celebrations of the 50th Anniversary of Mauritius's accession to Independence. These activities will enable Mauritians to further familiarise themselves with the lifestyle and practices of Madagascar as well as discover its cultural richness.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Madagascar Shock Mozambique in Cosafa Cup Opener

[Namibian] Mozambique coach Abel Xavier watched his former club Liverpool lose in Saturday’s UEFA Champions League final after two goalkeeping howlers and the next day saw a similar fate befall his side as they were beaten 2-1 by Madagascar in the open…

[Namibian] Mozambique coach Abel Xavier watched his former club Liverpool lose in Saturday's UEFA Champions League final after two goalkeeping howlers and the next day saw a similar fate befall his side as they were beaten 2-1 by Madagascar in the opening game of this year's Cosafa Cup at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

How Water Hyacinth Affecting Life At Lake Tana

[Ethiopian Herald] Mr Habte Tefera is a fisherman living in the Amhara State of South Gonder Zone, Fogera Wereda, Nabega Kebele, on the shore of Lake Tana. He has been fishing for over 20 years to cover the livelihood expenses of his nine family members.

[Ethiopian Herald] Mr Habte Tefera is a fisherman living in the Amhara State of South Gonder Zone, Fogera Wereda, Nabega Kebele, on the shore of Lake Tana. He has been fishing for over 20 years to cover the livelihood expenses of his nine family members.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

Mauritius and Madagascar Discuss Investment Opportunities

[Government of Mauritius] An interactive working session with key stakeholders of the economic landscape in the margins of the first session of the Joint Commission between Mauritius and Madagascar, was held yesterday in Port-Louis in presence of the S…

[Government of Mauritius] An interactive working session with key stakeholders of the economic landscape in the margins of the first session of the Joint Commission between Mauritius and Madagascar, was held yesterday in Port-Louis in presence of the Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Mrs U. C. Dwarka-Canabady.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar

SADC Must Keep Its Eye On the Ball in Madagascar

[ISS] The chances of compromise and dialogue among Madagascar’s political actors are getting slimmer by the day. Violent confrontation between supporters of two former presidents and the government of President Hery Rajaonarimampianina have intensified…

[ISS] The chances of compromise and dialogue among Madagascar's political actors are getting slimmer by the day. Violent confrontation between supporters of two former presidents and the government of President Hery Rajaonarimampianina have intensified recently following contested changes to the country's electoral laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Madagascar