Africa

South African elections results released
South African elections results released

Results from South Africa’s national elections will be released today. Preliminary results have indicated that…

Rwanda to host Africa Food Systems Annual Summit
Rwanda to host Africa Food Systems Annual Summit

The Africa Food Systems Annual Summit 2024 begins in Kigali, Rwanda today. In recent years…

Gambia’s Parliament to discuss lifting ban on female genital mutilation

Gambia’s parliament votes today on a bill aimed at lifting its ban on female genital…

Kenyan President to arrive in Japan
Kenyan President to arrive in Japan

Kenyan President William Ruto begins a state visit to Japan today. During his four-day stay,…

Madagascar colonels arrested for election mutiny to appear in court
Madagascar colonels arrested for election mutiny to appear in court

Two colonels arrested for attempting to incite a mutiny during Madagascar’s 2023 presidential election are…

Madagascar to inaugurate new president

Madagascar will inaugurate Andry Rajoelina as President today. Earlier this month, the High Constitutional Court…

Chinese FM Qin Gang to complete five-nation Africa tour

Newly appointed Chinese Foreign Minister Qin Gang concludes his five-nation Africa tour today. Mr. Qin’s…

East African Community to broker third round of DR Congo peace talks in Nairobi

The East African Community (EAC) will  today broker a third round of talks on the…

The hall of the Pan-African Parliament
First session of Pan-African Parliament to conclude

The first session of the Pan-African Parliament concludes today in South Africa. The meeting convened…

ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly to convene in Mozambique

  The 42nd Organization of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS)-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly will…