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Africa: Ethiopia Backs the AU’s Stance On Jerusalem

By Kylie Kiunguyu American President Donald Trump officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. This places his country on the opposite side of the issue from virtually the entire international community, including the African…


Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa calls for ZANU-PF unity

Harare, Zimbabwe – Zimbabwe’s newly appointed president has called for the country’s ruling party to protect itself against factional divisions after tension within ZANU-PF reached its peak last month just before the resignation of longtime…




Ancient child burials found in Egypt

Four intact child burials made more than 3,000 years ago are among a series of recent discoveries near the Egyptian city of Aswan, officials say. One of the burials found by a Swedish-Egyptian team still…


Africa’s Must-Do Decade

opinionBy Li Yong Since 2000, Africa has recorded impressive rates of economic growth, owing largely to development assistance and a prolonged commodity boom. While the continent shows great diversity in the socioeconomic trajectories, growth rates…






Africa: Ethiopia Backs the AU’s Stance On Jerusalem

By Kylie Kiunguyu American President Donald Trump officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. This places his country on the opposite side of the issue from virtually the entire international community, including the African…