Daily Archives: July 8, 2018

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Riek Machar will be reinstated in his position as part of a peace deal to end a near five-year-old war that has killed tens of thousands and devastated Africa’s youngest nation.

The agreement was reached …

Former South Sudan VP to Be Re-Instated in His Position

Riek Machar will be reinstated in his position as part of a peace deal to end a near five-year-old war that has killed tens of thousands and devastated Africa’s youngest nation.

The agreement was reached …

German Firms Promised African ‘Marshall Plan’ Tax Breaks

Germany plans to use public money to support companies that invest in Africa, part of a new Marshall Plan with which it hopes to tackle the roots of the refugee crisis that has convulsed European …

Tunisia: At Least 6 Killed Near Algerian Border

At least six members of Tunisia’s national guard were killed Sunday in an apparent attack by an armed group near the Algerian border.

The Interior Ministry said in a brief statement that six members of …

West African States in Joint Fight Against Root Crop ‘Ebola’

Researchers from half a dozen states in West Africa have joined together in a battle against what one expert calls a root crop “Ebola” � a viral disease that could wreck the region’s staple food …