Tag Archives: Geography of Africa

26Jul/15

US President Obama arrives in Ethiopia

US president Barack Obama arrives in Ethiopia for a two-day visit, where he is expected to discuss regional security and address the African Union.

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20Jul/15

Experts warn Burundi’s controversial presidential election could reignite civil war

A day before Burundi is due to hold controversial presidential elections, analysts warn the East African country risks sliding into violence, sparked by President Pierre Nkurunziza’s decision to run for a third term, which opponents say violates the constitution.

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14Jul/15

Tanzania sets up special school to protect albino teenagers from killings

China Central Television (CCTV)- The Tanzanian government has recently set up anoher special school to protect albino children to bring the total number up to ten, but many more albino children need proection.
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26Jun/15

At least 27 killed in gun attack on Tunisian tourism hotel – official

At least 27 people have been killed after at least one gunman attacked a Tunisian tourist hotel in the popular resort of Sousse, an interior ministry official said on Friday.

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25Jun/15

South Africa to review ICC membership

South Africa says it is considering withdrawing its membership of the International Criminal Court (ICC), after a dispute over the country’s failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

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15Jun/15

Tiny Togo – Africa’s new financial hub?

(REUTERS) – West Africa’s Togo is bursting with ambition.

The small nation is home to around 7 million people.

And reforms have led major banks to headquarter themselves in its capital Lome.

Ecobank is one such bank, its founder Gervais Djondo.
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08Jun/15

Egypt dives into the record books

Divers from around the world take the plunge in Hurghada setting a new Guinness World Record for the greatest number of divers taking part in an underwater clean-up.

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28May/15

Celebration of Africa Day 2015

Universal Peace Federation – UK

Celebration of Africa Day 2015:
The Inspiring Things To Learn From, Or See Developing, In Africa
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