Despite the recent murder of the Italian ambassador, there is hope for a brighter future in the Democratic Republic of CongoHope in the dead centre of Africa — Pierced Hearts
More than 2,500 people have been killed and 700,000 have fled their homes since the insurgency began in 2017.Increased Minors’ Beheadings in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado Raises Fear of Childhood Trauma — Pierced Hearts
Spyware is Israel’s specialty. With it, Violent regimes in Mexico, Saudia Arabia, and Central America have killed activists and journalists. Israel should be sanctioned, by the international community, for its role in human rights violations both in the West Bank and in the spyware industry.- Maritza S. Rivera
By Suraya Dadoo | MEMO | February 24, 2021 As internet penetration and smartphone usage increases across Africa, digital spaces have become increasingly important for organising political uprisings and opposition movements. In response, several of the continent’s regimes have shut down the internet or blocked social media apps. To sidestep the economic costs and global criticism that these online shutdowns […]African governments are crushing opposition using Israeli spyware — Aletho News
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of only caring about Fulani herders, rather than being the president for all Nigerians. Ortom made the call while addressing a press conference in Makurdi on Wednesday, February 3, 2021 after recovering from Covid-19. He said: “Mr. President, in case you are listening to…YOU ARE THE PRESIDENT OF NIGERIA NOT THE PRESIDENT OF THE FULANI, GOVERNOR ORTOM TELLS BUHARI. ARREST FULANI SPOKESMAN HE ADDED. — Wakeupafrica360!
The continent’s largest development finance institutions have emphasized that a sustained and collaborative approach among development partners to scale up project development activities, will boost the number of bankable projects attracting investor interest and contribute to closing the infrastructure finance gap in Africa. They spoke during a panel event to discuss their organizations’ role in […]African and US development financiers reaffirm their commitment to attracting greater private sector capital to Africa — Financing for Development in Africa
“Cooperation between African and European scientists, innovators and entrepreneurs can make a decisive contribution, not only to defeat the pandemic, but crucially also to accelerate economic recovery. This hackathon will make an important contribution to enable such partnerships and it is, thus, an initiative, South Africa is delighted to support.”Dr. Blade Nzimande, SA Minister Higher Education, Science and InnovationEU: Africa Hackathon looking for participants and partners to jumpstart cross-continent innovation — Africa Online News
Just as China is building up Africa with a specific focus on East Africa as a trade hub, Israel decides to let in 2,000 Ethiopian Jews. Immigration and trade go hand-in-hand, as a matter of fact. This unusual move on Israel’s part is geo-strategic.
French prosecutors have opened a preliminary inquiry into banking giant BNP Paribas over claims of complicity in crimes against humanity, genocide and torture in Sudan, a judicial source said Thursday. It is the second criminal investigation opened against BNP in France for an alleged role in a foreign conflict, the other being for alleged complicity […]France probes BNP for alleged complicity in Sudan crimes — Boston!
Press TV – September 26, 2020 The United States is pressing Sudan to establish diplomatic relations with Israel in return for removal of the Northeast African country from a US list of states that sponsor terrorism. Three Sudanese government officials familiar with the matter, however, told Reuters news agency on Thursday that Khartoum is resisting […]US asks Sudan to normalize ties with Israel in return for coming off terror list — Aletho News