Africa

Cyril Ramaphosa and Muhammadu Buhari - Nigeria, South Africa News in Politics

President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa said: “These are acts of criminality. When we were involved in our struggle we said the South Africa that we are fighting for is the South Africa which will regard everyone who lives in South Africa on the basis of equality, respect for human rights. “They can never be targeted on intentional basis as people who must either be attacked or killed.”Read More →

China Military Vehicles in Africa

When defence officials from China and the African nations on Tuesday wrap up a high-level security forum, both sides are expected to vow to enhance defence relations, boosting a bond between the two parties that already includes surging Chinese arms sales to Africa.Read More →

Chinese President Xi Jinping shakes hands with Swaziland's King Mswati III

Chinese government sees special significance in a Beijing summit with African leaders set for September alongside the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation. If China can bring the last holdout, Swaziland — recently renamed eSwatini — into its corner, it will go into the meeting having diplomatically conquered the continent, so to speak.Read More →

Abiy Ahmed, Abiye Ahmed - Ethiopia News Headline

While Abiy Ahmed’s rise to power has led to a dramatic decrease in protests, critics say what he has done so far is simply “putting out fires.” Abiy Ahmed has been called “Prime Minister Bolt” for the sprinter-like pace of reforms Some Ethiopians say it’s hardly possible to comprehend a single day’s events.Read More →

Cyril Ramaphosa - South Africa News Story

“The hour, the day, and the moment could have arrived for Africa to have its own currency so that we get out of our heads this colonial mentality of relying on other people’s currency. We can match that currency with others,” Cyril Ramaphosa told African leaders.Read More →