Africanews RSS free and in real-time all news published by, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 16:59:16 +0000Kenyan female innovator awarded $1.2M for providing clean cooking stove’s Charlot Magayi, who is the founder of Mukuru clean cooking stove was awarded $1.2 million Earthshot Prize by British Prince William.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 16:59:16 (Rédaction Africanews) gather for Africa's largest religious concert in Lagos’s largest religious concert, The Experience, has taken place in Lagos, Nigeria after a two year hiatus - which saw it stage virtual and a hybrid version - due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 16:33:22 (Rédaction Africanews) Congo begins three days of national mourning days of national mourning began in the DR Congo on Saturday after the alleged massacre of civilians in the country's east, with the government now giving a death toll of "more than 100".Sat, 03 Dec 2022 13:38:19 (Rédaction Africanews) film festival to honour African filmmakers held the 8th edition of the Mashariki African Film Festival this week. This is the largest film festival in the country and aims to showcase Rwandan filmmakers, but also from Africa in general.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 09:46:30 (Rédaction Africanews) Dialogues seeks to address underlying issues in the Sahel, war, climate change and food insecurity were at the top of the agenda at the two-day Mediterranean Dialogues conference that opened in Rome on Friday.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 08:22:36 (Rédaction Africanews) celebrations in Douala after Cameroon win against Brazil became the first African team to win against Brazil in the world cup competition though they will not progress to the round of 16 after ending in the third place in their group matches behind Brazil and Switzerland.Sat, 03 Dec 2022 07:42:20 (Rédaction Africanews) South Africa meeting on president's fate delayed African National Congress’ national executive committee on Friday had been expected to discuss a parliamentary report which suggests Ramaphosa may have violated anti-corruption laws related to the theft in 2020 of millions of dollars that had been stashed in a couchFri, 02 Dec 2022 21:15:32 +0000editorial@africanews.com in Dakar ahead of round of 16 clash with England screens have been installed in several parts of the Senegalese capital for the fixture on SundayFri, 02 Dec 2022 17:17:35 +0000editorial@africanews.com Africa: Alex Maswanganyi, the Soweto artist with special needs exploring Turkish art only thing that I did was just drawing. It was the only way I could play. I would grab a pencil and draw. That's how I startyed my career, that's how I express myself, that's how I removed the pain from my heart. - Alex MaswanganyiFri, 02 Dec 2022 18:06:22 (Rédaction Africanews) African Republic CAR marks 64th independence anniversary a few hundred people, handpicked and rigorously searched, were allowed to enter Avenue Barthélémy Boganda, where the parade was held in the presence of President Touadéra, who was surrounded by numerous heavily armed Central African soldiers, Rwandan UN peacekeepers, and Russian paramilitariesFri, 02 Dec 2022 15:40:16 (Rédaction Africanews) Ramaphosa, Mandela's protégé now in scandal parliamentary commission assured Wednesday that he "may have committed violations and misconduct" in a botched 2020 burglary at one of his properties that revealed a dollar fortune hidden in a sofa.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:02:21 (Rédaction Africanews) Africa’s Casa Museu: a home for Angolan art, music and youth Africa, or Aminata Goubel, is also a longtime journalist, now reporting for the national radio. She also encourages youth to take in Angolan culture, joining them in music and dance, including on the beach outside Casa Museu. Fri, 02 Dec 2022 15:00:48 +0000editorial@africanews.com electric vehicle startup eyes Prince William's Earthshot Prize company produces electric motorcycles that run on two rechargeable batteries. The batteries can be charged at any charging point, each battery can drive for around 90 kilometers, meaning both batteries, when fully charged, can travel for about 180 kilometersFri, 02 Dec 2022 14:53:50 +0000editorial@africanews.com Tome to probe 'inhumane acts' in aftermath of attempted coup government of Sao Tome and Principe on Thursday ordered an investigation into "cruel and inhuman acts" allegedly committed by military personnel against men accused by the Prime Minister of attempting a "coup d'état" on November 25, the state news agency reported.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 14:41:05 (Rédaction Africanews)'s govt announces start of fresh talks on disarmament inside Tigray’s Government Communication Service confirmed that a joint committee of the Ethiopian government and Tigray forces started work Wednesday (Nov. 30) in the town of Shire. It is the first time both sides have officially held talks inside Ethiopia since the fighting began.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 14:40:30 (Rédaction Africanews) Africa: Soweto residents divided on Ramaphosa's probe“No. I don't think he should resign. Because the business of Phala Phala and his Presidency are two separate issues. I think so far he's been a good President.” Melva Maphaha, local residentFri, 02 Dec 2022 13:27:07 (Rédaction Africanews) envoy discusses Sudan peace process in Juba the fringes of East Africa’s trade bloc session in Juba Thursday (Dec. 1), the UN envoy for Sudan discussed the peace process in Khartoum. Volker Perthes, met with representatives of the AU and IGAD after their discussions with non-state stakeholders who are not part of the Juba peace agreement.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 11:10:26 (Rédaction Africanews) charges student with ‘criminal defamation’ over tweet about first lady arrest, strongly condemned by Amnesty International, followed a preliminary investigation by the police after the filing of a complaint by the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, a judicial source revealed.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 10:50:11 (Rédaction Africanews) Lovers of the date fruit take part in 4th international festival of the festival say it is aimed to increase the international recognition of Sudanese dates and to develop production, marketing and exports.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 10:33:16 (Rédaction Africanews) Congo condemns Kagame's remarks on elections"I think that President Kagame has no standing to make any comment on what concerns the elections,"Sat, 03 Dec 2022 13:36:14 (Rédaction Africanews) 'plays tough' into allegations of breaching anti-graft laws"I don't see Cyril Ramaphosa stepping aside unless he's charged. If he's charged, he's got to. He has to," McKinley said.Fri, 02 Dec 2022 09:09:36 (Rédaction Africanews) brawl in Senegal's parliament over 'insult' to religious leader exchange blows and hurl a chair in Senegal's parliament over a perceived insult towards an influential pro-opposition religious leader. An opposition MP slapped legislator Amy Ndiaye over her remarks, according to images on television and social mediaFri, 02 Dec 2022 06:31:30 (Rédaction Africanews) music and culture: Craig David, Nile Rodgers and Jamal Edwards honored at 25th MOBO Awards''You made me the man I am today, and I am so proud to be standing here seeing so many artitst in a time when this country is thriving off black music? and I want to sat thank you from the bottom of my heart I appreciate you God bless love you peace'' - Craig David - British Singer / Rapper Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:32:14 (Rédaction Africanews) US citizens of Cameroonian origin charged for alleged involvement in Anglophone crisis Cameroonian Americans were arrested by the FBI and indicted by a federal grand jury in Missouri 'charging them for their roles in a conspiracy to provide material support or resources to a conspiracy to kidnap persons and use weapons of mass destruction in a foreign country.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:42:21 (Rédaction Africanews) asks France for "weapons and ammunition" for the VDPs Prime Minister Apollinaire Kiélem de Tembela has asked France for "weapons and ammunition" for army auxiliaries who are helping him in his fight against jihadists, according to an article from his communications service.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:15:17 (Rédaction Africanews) WHO expects Ebola vaccines for trial soon the outbreak was declared on September 20, the virus has spread across the country disrupting the school year and reaching the capital Kampala. The World Health Organisation says "everything is ready to receive the vaccines and to kick start once the vaccine arrives". Fri, 02 Dec 2022 11:12:11 (Rédaction Africanews) harissa listed as intangible heritage of humanity, a national condiment in Tunisia made from peppers, was listed on Thursday by UNESCO as an intangible heritage of humanity.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 20:48:06 (Rédaction Africanews) resumes in eastern Congo after days of calm security source who talked to AFP confirmed the resumption of hostilities and accused the rebels of violating the ceasefire. A spokesman for the rebels also confirmed the eruption of new clashesThu, 01 Dec 2022 15:30:51 +0000editorial@africanews.com continent finally to receive 1st monkeypox vaccines Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Thursday the 50,000 doses will be used first for health workers and people living in the hardest-hit areas. No timing was given for the doses' arrival.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 13:54:41 (Rédaction Africanews) Francis reschedules Congo, South Sudan trip for January Vatican on Thursday (December 1) published the itinerary of the trip, which had originally been scheduled for last July but was postponed because Francis was undergoing therapy for his strained knee ligaments.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 13:43:21 (Rédaction Africanews)'s Rastas vow to fight on amid crackdown dreadlocks, listening to reggae music or having a Rasta-like lifestyle is an act of defiance in Sudan. The killings of several Sudanese Rastafarians in mass anti-coup demonstrations since Burhan's takeover last year have given rise to a popular protest slogan, "The Rasta never dies".Thu, 01 Dec 2022 12:21:03 (Rédaction Africanews) accuses Tshisekedi of using eastern DRC crisis to delay elections President Paul Kagame has accused his Democratic Republic of Congo counterpart Felix Tshisekedi of exploiting a violent crisis in eastern Congo to delay elections.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:53:53 (Rédaction Africanews) to abolish English language for teaching in primary schools education minister acknowledged that implementing the new policy would be challenging because it would “require a lot of work to develop materials to teach and get the teachers”.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:39:35 (Rédaction Africanews) appeals for record funding to cope with global crises“The needs are going up because we’ve been by smitten by the war in Ukraine, by COVID, by climate and I fear that 2023 is going to be an acceleration of all those trends, and that’s why we say in this report .. 2023 will be a year of solidarity, just as 2022 has been a year of suffering''- Martin GrThu, 01 Dec 2022 11:14:12 (Rédaction Africanews) Africa President Ramaphosa faces threat of impeachment over ‘Farmgate’ scandal South African government has announced that it will take action against the country's president, who has been caught up in a scandal, after the publication of a parliamentary report that could lead to his impeachment.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 11:13:05 (Rédaction Africanews) in Ivory Coast 2016 beach attack go on trial Coast authorities on Wednesday unveiled in court four suspects arrested in connection with a 2016 Islamic extremist attack that killed 19 people on a tourist beach.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 09:45:50 (Rédaction Africanews) march in support of peace deal in Tigray ‘Peace For All’ Carnival in Mekele was organized by the Tigray Development Association (TDA)Thu, 01 Dec 2022 09:47:53 +0000editorial@africanews.com's only Black MP mired in family embezzlement 'scandal' Terese Mukamitsindo, the mother-in-law of Italy's only black MP who runs the Karibu and Consorzio Aid cooperatives, agreed in a legal deal to pay a woman all owed wages and extras from 2021 to 2022 for her work at two migrant farm cooperatives south of Rome. Wed, 30 Nov 2022 18:18:08 (Rédaction Africanews) Coast: Trial of resort attackers opens court in Ivory Coast on Wednesday began the long-awaited trial of 18 people accused of abetting one of West Africa's bloodiest jihadist attacks - a machine-gun assault on a beach resort in 2016 that left 19 deadWed, 30 Nov 2022 18:06:17 +0000editorial@africanews.com African parole for Chris Hani's killer roiled by appeals, angry protests"Although we respect the rule of law, we respect the constitution, but we are not happy. I think were we are is that the law must be able to recognise the morality, because morally it cannot be correct that a person who nearly plunged the country into crisis is released just like that.." George MatjWed, 30 Nov 2022 18:03:38 (Rédaction Africanews) dos Santos says she feels “politically persecuted” in Angola"There is no doubt that we are in a context of political persecution," said the daughter of former Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos, who died in July after 38 years of authoritarian rule marred by nepotism on this former Portuguese colony in hydrocarbon-rich southern Africa.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 15:43:46 (Rédaction Africanews) Nigerian stowaways found on ship’s rudder seek asylum in Spain Nigerian stowaways found on ship’s rudder seek asylum in SpainWed, 30 Nov 2022 15:24:45 (Rédaction Africanews) group 'Black Blues Brothers' thrill pope, audience at St Peters square hundreds of faithful gathered in St. Peter's Square were ready for the usual catechism lesson, prayers and blessings from the Pope and instead they got a circus act.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 14:48:42 (Rédaction Africanews) panel releases President Ramaphosa's farm cash scandal report three-member panel set up to inquire if South African President Cyril Ramaphosa should be impeached after millions of dollars in cash were discovered at his private farm submitted its recommendations to the parliament on Wednesday.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 21:30:23 (Rédaction Africanews) demand the British Museum return the Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone, the centerpiece of a new exhibition at London’s largest museum titled, "Hieroglyphs unlocking ancient Egypt," celebrating the 200th anniversary of the stone's decipherment. However, growing calls demand the black slab to be return to Egypt.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 12:18:20 (Rédaction Africanews) verdict begins in massive "hidden debt" scandal verdict in Mozambique's massive "hidden debt" corruption scandal has begun (on Wednesday) in Maputo, with phantom fishing vessels, exorbitant foreign loans, and people close to the government.Thu, 01 Dec 2022 06:09:09 (Rédaction Africanews) Hallade: "We all have an interest in ensuring that Burkina remains standing" with criticism of France's presence in Burkina Faso, Mr. Hallade stressed that his country felt it should be at its side, "because we all have an interest in Burkina remaining standing for the whole region". "As long as the Burkinabè authorities wish, ' France ' remains a partner of Burkina FaWed, 30 Nov 2022 11:46:55 (Rédaction Africanews) shipment of Russian fertilizer leaves Netherlands for Africa - UN sanctions-related obstacles hit Moscow, the first shipment of Russian fertilizer left the Netherlands on Tuesday for Malawi, Dutch customs and the UN said.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:59:54 (Rédaction Africanews) Police Chief Usman Baba sentenced to three months in jail’s Federal High Court has sentenced the Inspector-General of Police, Usman Baba, to three months in prison for flouting a 2011 court order.Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:40:51 (Rédaction Africanews) Verde: Researchers find coral reef in Santiago, call for its preservation"All the species in the sea, as on land, are connected. And even the human beings. If we lose coral, we lose breeding grounds for commercially important fish, endemic fish, and all that. So, by protecting a coral species, we protect the ecosystem." Edita Magileviciut, Cape-Verdean Ecotourism AssociWed, 30 Nov 2022 10:26:39 (Rédaction Africanews)