Expulsion Hangs Over Eritreans Who Sought Refuge in Israel and the US

[The Conversation Africa] Bahabolom must be one of the luckiest men alive. Now in Switzerland, granted refugee status, and studying French and German, his extraordinary journey nearly cost him his life. “I was like a football – kicked from one country …

[The Conversation Africa] Bahabolom must be one of the luckiest men alive. Now in Switzerland, granted refugee status, and studying French and German, his extraordinary journey nearly cost him his life. "I was like a football - kicked from one country to another," he told me from Zurich, which is now his home.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

President Faure Meets the Press

[Government of Seychelles] The Office of the President wishes to extend a special thanks to all members of the Press who attended the fourth live Presidential Press Conference held at State House on Thursday 23 November 2017.

[Government of Seychelles] The Office of the President wishes to extend a special thanks to all members of the Press who attended the fourth live Presidential Press Conference held at State House on Thursday 23 November 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Zimbabweans Must Draw On Years of Democratic Struggle to Stop a Repeat of Mugabe’s Militarism

[The Conversation Africa] Zimbabweans at home and abroad celebrated gloriously from the moment Robert Gabriel Mugabe’s belated resignation ended his 37 years of misrule. But University of South Africa doctoral candidate Enock Mudzamiri’s cautionary not…

[The Conversation Africa] Zimbabweans at home and abroad celebrated gloriously from the moment Robert Gabriel Mugabe's belated resignation ended his 37 years of misrule. But University of South Africa doctoral candidate Enock Mudzamiri's cautionary note bears heeding: don't trust the military replacement for the 93-year old Machiavellian; don't forget that intra-party fighting for the spoils instigated the end of Mugabe's rule.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mauritius Hosts 17th Meeting of African Solidarity Fund

[Government of Mauritius] The 17th Board of Directors Meeting of African Solidarity Fund (ASF) opened yesterday at the Intercontinental Resort, Balaclava in the presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, an…

[Government of Mauritius] The 17th Board of Directors Meeting of African Solidarity Fund (ASF) opened yesterday at the Intercontinental Resort, Balaclava in the presence of the Minister of Business, Enterprise and Cooperatives, Mr Soomilduth Bholah, and representatives of the ASF.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Where Is Grace Mugabe?

[East African] On the eve of the swearing in of Zimbabwe’s next leader Emmerson Mnangagwa, focus is turning to the fate of former first lady Grace Mugabe.

[East African] On the eve of the swearing in of Zimbabwe's next leader Emmerson Mnangagwa, focus is turning to the fate of former first lady Grace Mugabe.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

ICT – Mauritius and Estonia to Sign Digital Cooperation Agreement

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Estonia will sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Digital Cooperation in the margins of the fifth Africa-European Union Summit 2017 scheduled on 28-29 November 2017 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Both the Mauritian Pr…

[Government of Mauritius] Mauritius and Estonia will sign a Memorandum of Understanding on Digital Cooperation in the margins of the fifth Africa-European Union Summit 2017 scheduled on 28-29 November 2017 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Both the Mauritian Prime Minister and the Estonian Prime Minister will sign the accord.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Bangladeshi High Commissioner Bids Farewell to Prime Minister

[Government of Mauritius] The High Commissioner of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. Md. Abdul Mannan Howlader, paid a farewell call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, and Mini…

[Government of Mauritius] The High Commissioner of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, Mr. Md. Abdul Mannan Howlader, paid a farewell call on the Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit, and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr. Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, yesterday at the New Treasury Building in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Dangote Cement Inaugurates Congo Plant, Stirs Industrial Revolution in Africa

[This Day] Dangote Cement Plc thursday added a fillip to its ongoing efforts at economic emancipation of Africa as it formally opened its 1.5mtpa capacity cement plant in Mfila, Congo, amid ecstasy by the government and the people of the country.

[This Day] Dangote Cement Plc thursday added a fillip to its ongoing efforts at economic emancipation of Africa as it formally opened its 1.5mtpa capacity cement plant in Mfila, Congo, amid ecstasy by the government and the people of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Africa – Nurturing Young Entrepreneurs As the Next Generation of Hunger Fighters

[This Day] Considered the “Nobel Prize of agriculture,” the World Food Prize is awarded each year for a specific and exceptionally significant contribution to the production or distribution of food. This year, the prize was awarded to Akinwumi Adesina,…

[This Day] Considered the "Nobel Prize of agriculture," the World Food Prize is awarded each year for a specific and exceptionally significant contribution to the production or distribution of food. This year, the prize was awarded to Akinwumi Adesina, a former Nigerian Agriculture Minister - and currently the President of the African Development Bank - for his contributions to increasing productivity in that country's agricultural sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria