Day: June 15, 2022

Human Rights Situation in Eritrea Dips to New Low – UN

A UN special rapporteur on human rights in Eritrea, Mohamed Abdelsalam Babiker, has issued a report critical of the deteriorating...

Uganda: Constitutional Court Begins Hearing Petition Against HIV Prevention and Control Act, 2015

Kampala, Uganda — The Constitutional Court in Kampala on Tuesday, June 7th started hearing the petition against the...

Liberia: Inadequate Access to Energy a Recipe for Deforestation, SDI Executive Says, Reflecting On the COP15 Abidjan Conference

The executive director of Sustainable Development Institute (SDI), Wilfred Johnson, has described access to reliable energy as fundamental...

Cameroonians Protest Torched Hospital As Military and Separatists Trade Blame

Yaounde — In Cameroon, hundreds of people have protested attacks on schools, churches, and clinics in the country's...

Lenders pledge $26.1bln to Ivory Coast 2021-25 plan

Multilateral and bilateral lenders on Wednesday made a series of pledges to support Ivory Coast's 2021-25 Development Plan...

Coton Sport Knocks Out OFTA And Sends Team To Second Division –

Published on 15.06.2022 at 15h24 by Paul Reinhard Wandji It was with a score of 9-1 that the...

Five-star Zimbabwe hotel’s bucket baths mocked online

A top hotel in Zimbabwe became the butt of jokes on social media Wednesday after it offered its...

In landmark deal signed in Cairo, Israel to export natural gas, via Egypt, to Europe

Israel, Egypt and the European Union signed a memorandum of understanding on Wednesday in Cairo that will see...

Egypt’s Sisi calls for ‘patience’ amid worsening economic conditions  – Middle East Monitor

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi yesterday called on citizens to be "patient" as the country goes through tough...

Ethiopian government and Tigrayan forces move towards negotiations

The committee has been "studying the preconditions and how the negotiations will go," he said.The committee will be...

Putin is ‘another Hitler in the making,’ Egyptian billionaire Sawiris says

Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris did not mince words when expressing his thoughts on Russian President Vladimir Putin and...

Eni in Talks With Egypt on Boosting LNG Supplies to Italy – Bloomberg

Eni in Talks With Egypt on Boosting LNG Supplies to Italy Bloomberg Source link : https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-06-15/eni-said-to-be-in-talks-with-egypt-to-boost-lng-sales-to-italy Author :...

New attacks in Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado drive displacement

At least seven people have been killed, four of them beheaded, in recent jihadist attacks in northeastern Mozambique,...

Tribal clashes kill at least 145 in Sudan

Violence in Sudan resulted in at least 145 dead and over 180 wounded this month according to the...

Africa being ‘punished’ by fossil fuel investment ban – Niger | News

Niger’s leader criticised G7 decision to stop foreign fossil fuel investments after years exploiting natural resources.Africa is being...

Sudan Signs MOU With UAE For Port Project

Sudan recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the United Arab Emirates for a large agricultural project...

Egypt’s Al-Azhar lashes out at Disney for gay characters

Egypt's Al-Azhar lashes out at Disney for gay characters - Al-Monitor: Independent, trusted coverage of the Middle East...

Congo Mineral Exports Halted as Uganda Closes Key Transit Point

By Nicholas Bariyo Mineral exports from eastern Democratic Republic of Congo through Uganda have been stalled after authorities...

Egypt, Israel to boost gas supply to EU amid Ukraine war

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt, Israel and the European Union on Wednesday signed a deal to increase liquified natural...

E.U. Looks to Tap Gas From Egypt and Israel

An agreement reached by the European Union, Israel and Egypt in Cairo on Wednesday could pave the way...

Joint NGO letter ahead of the EU-Egypt Association Council meeting

To: Josep Borrell, High Representative for Foreign Affairs / Vice-President of the European Commission Foreign Ministers of the...

Extreme Ethiopia drought sees hungry monkeys attack children

Severe drought and hunger in Ethiopia have caused unusual animal behaviour, including monkeys attacking children and livestock out...

EU and Egypt step up cooperation on climate and energy – European Commission

EU and Egypt step up cooperation on climate and energy European Commission Source link : https://ec.europa.eu/commission/presscorner/detail/en/IP_22_3662 Author :...

Cameroon bets on Covid-19 test kit sales to improve non-tax revenue in 2022

(Business in Cameroon) - The Cameroonian government has revised its non-tax revenue projections upward. Service revenues, domain revenues,...

Israel, Egypt, E.U. sign gas deal

Comment on this storyCommentTEL AVIV — Israel, Egypt and the European Union on Wednesday signed a trilateral natural...

Egypt ready to begin national dialogue with opposition parties

Egypt ready to begin national dialogue with opposition parties - Al-Monitor: Independent, trusted coverage of the Middle East...

Tanzania: Halt brutal security operation in Loliondo

Tanzanian authorities must immediately halt the violent forced eviction of the Indigenous Maasai community in Loliondo, and launch...

Uganda increases defence budget on DR Congo war

By NELSON NATURINDA In the budget speech read to Uganda’s Parliament seated at Kololo Ceremonial Grounds on Tuesday,...

Cameroon Bets on Sale of Covid Tests to Increase its Non-Tax Revenue by Nearly 5% in 2022 –

In the ordinance amending and supplementing certain provisions of the 2022 finance law, submitted to parliament for approval,...

South Sudan Key Message Update: Food assistance declines further, reaching only 1-in-6 people in Crisis or worse in April (May 2022) – South Sudan

The share of the South Sudan population facing Crisis (IPC Phase 3) and Emergency (IPC Phase 4) outcomes...

Uganda: Who is who in Muhoozi’s powerful network? – The Africa Report

Uganda: Who is who in Muhoozi’s powerful network? The Africa Report Source link : https://www.theafricareport.com/204525/uganda-who-is-who-in-muhoozis-powerful-network/ Author : Publish...

Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Uganda – New displacements (DG ECHO, UN Agencies) (ECHO Daily Flash of 15 June 2022) – Democratic Republic of the Congo

Violence intensified in Eastern DRC between the Congolese Army and the M23 rebel movement. The town of Bunagana...

Photos: Hunger killing children in forgotten corner of Uganda | Hunger News

In Karamoja, one of Uganda’s poorest regions, anxious mothers clutch bone-thin infants in a malnutrition ward, terrified their...

Uganda: A nation of explorers, wanderers, and adventurers

I had last been at the Passport Office in Kampala nearly nine years ago and recently returned there...

Uganda’s opposition figure denied bail for leading inflation protests

KAMPALA, June 15 (Reuters) - A Uganda veteran opposition figure and long time opponent of aging leader Yoweri...

Sudan signed MoU with UAE for farm project, port: Finance minister

Sudan recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the United Arab Emirates for a large agricultural project...

Ethiopia

The conflict has led to massive and acute humanitarian needs in Afar, Amhara and Tigray. Millions of people...

South Sudan: Humanitarian Snapshot (May 2022) – South Sudan

Attachments High levels of food insecurity, violence and disease outbreaks continued to deepen people’s humanitarian needs in May....

Tanzania: More violence feared over bid to evict Maasai from ancestral lands |

The development follows the alleged encroachment on traditional Maasai lands and housing and the potential eviction of 150,000...

Ethiopia Peace Observatory Weekly: 4 – 10 June 2022 [EN/AM] – Ethiopia

Attachments By the Numbers: Ethiopia, 2 April 2018-10 June 2022 1 Total number of organized violence events: 3,000...