Africa

WordPress is a favorite blogging tool of mine and I share tips and tricks for using WordPress here.

6 African heritage sites under threat from climate change

From rock art in southern Africa to pyramids along the River Nile, humans have been leaving their mark across the…

Read More »

Mali military leader asks for end to ECOWAS economic sanction

Mali’s military government chief has demanded an end to potentially crippling economic sanctions imposed after last month’s coup in the…

Read More »

Tear gas fired at Cameroon protesters

Multiple reports indicate that tear gas has been fired at people taking part in opposition protests in Cameroon’s biggest city,…

Read More »

Ivory Coast opposition calls for protests against Quattara

Ivory Coast’s main presidential election challenger and a group of opposition parties have called for a civil disobedience campaign to…

Read More »

Ethiopia opposition figure ‘proud’ of terror charge

Leading Ethiopian opposition figure Jawar Mohammed has told a court in the capital that he was “proud” to have been…

Read More »

UN chief to appoint special envoy to mediate Libya conflict

The United Nations Security Council has asked Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to appoint a special envoy to broker peace in Libya,…

Read More »

Unicef condemns jailing of Nigeria teen for ‘blasphemy’

The UN children’s agency Unicef has called on the Nigerian authorities to urgently review an Islamic court’s decision to sentence…

Read More »

Hotel Rwanda hero Paul Rusesabagina charged with ‘terrorism’

Paul Rusesabagina, portrayed as a hero in a Hollywood movie about Rwanda’s 1994 genocide, has faced 12 charges including “terrorism”…

Read More »

Protesters set govt building on fire in eastern Libya

Protesters set fire to the government’s headquarters in the Libyan city of Benghazi, as rare demonstrations over living conditions and…

Read More »

Dozens feared dead as DR Congo gold mine caves in

Rescuers are digging through rubble after a gold mine collapsed in the Democratic Republic (DR) of Congo, leaving about 50…

Read More »
Close
Close