Africanews RSS free and in real-time all news published by, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 20:38:03 +0000A medieval scroll in the Israel Museum unique medieval scroll is going on display for the first time in Jerusalem at the Israel Museum Thu, 23 Sep 2021 20:38:03 (Rédaction Africanews) Tunisia's parliament speaker urges 'peaceful struggle' against president's moves speaker of Tunisia's parliament Rached Ghannouchi called Thursday for "peaceful struggle" against a return to "absolute one-man rule"Thu, 23 Sep 2021 19:44:48 (Rédaction Africanews) africa urged to prioritize vaccination of undocumented migrants african migrants reported no fair access to the Covid-19 vaccination jabThu, 23 Sep 2021 20:33:48 (Rédaction Africanews)"Africa is a priority for the U.S." (Marissa Scott) President Joe Biden gave his 1st speech at the UN a few days ago. To talk about the impact of this speech on US policy in Africa, our guest is Marissa Scott, French-speaking spokesperson at the US State Department, the equivalent of a Foreign Office.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 18:14:27 (Barbara Loundou) countries unite to build resilient food systems {Business Africa} countries unite to build resilient food systems as the Covid-19 pandemic worsens the hunger situation on the continent while African cuisine is making headway in Europe.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 17:12:12 +0000editorial@africanews.com wins bid to host the 2025 World Cycling Championships will be the first time the event is being held in an African country. International Cycling Union President Frenchman David Lappartient, had announced at the beginning of his first mandate in 2017 his desire to organize the road World Championships in AfricaThu, 23 Sep 2021 15:48:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com of Jewish worshippers flock to the Western Wall for Sukkot worshippers flock to the Western Wall Plaza, the holiest site at which Jews can pray, for the Sukkot festival Priestly blessing. Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:18:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com africa mourns newly elected johannesburg mayor Jolidee Matongo According to local authorities, the car crash on Saturday included a pedestrian who ran into the road before Matongo's vehicle tried to avoid him. The mayor's two bodyguards were injuredThu, 23 Sep 2021 15:06:45 (Rédaction Africanews) Thousands denounce France at pro-army rally has warned Mali's junta against inviting Russian private security group Wagner to deploy in the countryThu, 23 Sep 2021 14:22:55 +0000editorial@africanews.com world tallest Ferris wheel Ain Dubai is ready to roll Dubai Ferris wheel is the world’s largest with each glass-enclosed capsule rising up to 250 meters in the air and offering 360-degree panoramas.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:54:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com's Haftar, field marshal with eye on presidency's eastern strongman Khalifa Haftar said Wednesday he was suspending his military activities, a step which could lead to his candidacy in elections later this yearThu, 23 Sep 2021 12:40:38 (Rédaction Africanews) Controversy in parliament over German genocide deal of thousands of Namibians were killed by German settlers between 1904 and 1908 in what historians call the first genocide of the 20th century.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:25:23 (Rédaction Africanews)'s Hichilema meets US Vice President Hichilema who defeated the incumbent to win the Zambian presidency last month is in the US to attend the UN General Assembly Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:02:22 +0000editorial@africanews.com evacuate burning market in El Salvador are evacuated and emergency services work at the scene as a huge fire burns at San Salvador's San Miguelito market. Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:45:07 +0000editorial@africanews.com a giant puppet alerts on the fate of migrant children 3.5 metre-tall puppet created by Handspring Puppet Company is meant to focus attention on the urgent needs of young refugees.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 11:45:13 +0000editorial@africanews.com President urges tougher action on climate change south of the Indian Ocean nation of Madagascar is currently in the grip of a severe drought, threatening some 400,000 people with starvation. The crisis is widely said to be linked to man-made climate change Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:19:20 +0000editorial@africanews.com African airways returns to the skies after one year of inactivity airline hasn’t operated any commercial flights since the beginning of the pandemic in March 2020. From that period until September 2020, the airline maintained cargo and repatriation flights but was forced to cease all operations due to financial problems.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:43:09 (Rédaction Africanews) announces closure of airspace to Morocco decision came "in view of the continued provocations and hostile practices on the Moroccan side", the Algerian presidency said in a statement.Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:09:34 (Rédaction Africanews) marks 61st independence day celebration with military parade"Today, Mali is going through difficult times, but we must not despair of our nation, of our State. It is during difficult times that we know the true citizens and it is during difficult times that we recognise the true patriots." Colonel Assimi Goïta, President of the transition in Mali Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:39:37 (Rédaction Africanews) President meets rival and predecessor Boni Yayi's President Patrice Talon met on Wednesday with his predecessor Thomas Boni Yayi for the first time in five years, indicating a possible thaw in relations between the government and the opposition in the West African country.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 19:48:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com woman who profiles South Africa's most vicious crimes woman's breasts had been cut off, but her genitals were untouched. An unusual choice for a killer. Even stranger, no blood had spilled at the crime scene. The body must have been moved.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 19:06:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com,000M World Record holder Francine Niyonsaba receives heroic welcome athlete Francine Niyonsaba returned home after breaking the world 2000m record in Zagreb last week, clocking 5:21.56 secs, just days after she won the 5000m in Zurich in 14:28.98. Wed, 22 Sep 2021 18:42:07 +0000editorial@africanews.com miniature sculptor celebrate art after years of denials, trials is an Egyptian sculptor and was introduced to this form of art by chance through social media, and after 20 failed attempts, he managed to sculpt his first piece in the shape of a small heart.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 17:03:11 +0000editorial@africanews.com artist carves pencil tips into tiny statues of pharaohs just a knife, brush and pencil, Ibrahim Belal creates miniature sculptures of the most prominent Pharaonic and Egyptian landmarks.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:57:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com parties announce coalition government deal Minister-designate Aziz Akhannouch on Wednesday said his National Rally of Independents party was allying with Authenticity and the Modernity Party the center-right Istiqlal Party to form the kingdom's next government Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:27:09 +0000editorial@africanews.com Striker Eto'o Targets Federation Presidency Eto'o is running in December's election for the presidency of the Cameroon football federation, the former Barcelona star said on Wednesday.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 15:37:57 +0000editorial@africanews.com than 288,000 affected by Sudan floods - UN far this year, the floods have killed more than 80 people nationwide and damaged or destroyed around 35,000 homes, according to Sudanese authoritiesWed, 22 Sep 2021 14:48:35 +0000editorial@africanews.com's parliament passes no-confidence vote to the UN-backed gov't's parliament on Tuesday passed a no-confidence vote in the war-scarred country's unity government, dealing a new blow to UN-backed peace efforts and plans for December elections.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 14:33:35 +0000editorial@africanews.com reactions as Tunisia president vows new electoral code reacted on Tuesday after the country's president announced plans to draft a new electoral code and appoint a transitional leadership - and to hang on to the exceptional powers that he seized in July, throwing the country’s young democracy into question.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 13:06:02 +0000editorial@africanews.com Syrian children in Idlib compose 'letters of peace' children draw and write messages on a paper roll during an event organised by the Shafak NGO.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:36:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com lifts player transfer ban on DRC's Motema Pembe had authorized the sanctions after three foreign players and a coach successfully accused Motema Pembe of non-payment of their contractual wages Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:40:55 +0000editorial@africanews.com sends 120 troops for UN mission in Central African Republic CAR"We are very happy to welcome today the Tunisian contingent of the Tunisian air force, here to strengthen the force's capacities to better help the Central African people, to protect civilians and to provide the necessary security to this country." Paulo Maia Pereira, MINUSCA's deputy commanderWed, 22 Sep 2021 12:41:15 (Rédaction Africanews) return with first world tour after 25 years"I decided to honor this significant project, its anniversary, and the fans who appreciated the music by creating a peaceful platform where we could unite, perform the music we loved, and set an example of reconciliation for the world" Lauryn HillWed, 22 Sep 2021 12:43:39 (Rédaction Africanews) youth dream of peace in DR Congo's east Kivu province is home to dozens of armed groups which have terrorized the population by committing massacres, kidnappings and sexual violence. UN peacekeepers have been criticized for failing to stop attacks on civilians Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:47:50 +0000editorial@africanews.com spews lava on Spanish island of La Palma Cumbre Vieja volcano erupting overnight as it belches out more lava and forces another 500 people to flee.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 14:24:08 +0000editorial@africanews.com leaders at the UNGA sound alarm over vaccine shortage, and widening global inequality"We can and must do more to speed up vaccine distribution in Africa. Doing so benefits the entire world. The positive steps from various partners and companies toward building local vaccine manufacturing capacity is also very welcome."- Paul Kagame, President of RwandaWed, 22 Sep 2021 12:30:30 (Rédaction Africanews) clear virus rules protest at Melbourne shrine police and mounted officers moved on the protesters arresting several people at the city's Shrine of Remembrance.Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:54:11 +0000editorial@africanews.com's Sovereignty Council calls for unity after failed coup attempt"We will not hand over Sudan to an unknown party, we will not hand over Sudan to unknown forces. We want to hand over Sudan to national forces (or parties) that will care for its security, safety and unity as well as for its people, who we all now care about and look for to improve their condition. Wed, 22 Sep 2021 06:00:09 (Rédaction Africanews)'s failed coup linked to Bashir's regime-Analyst authorities reported a coup attempt on Tuesday by a group of soldiers but said the attempt failed and that the country's ruling council and military remain in control.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 19:15:52 +0000editorial@africanews.com's government vows to probe deadly 'terrorist' grenade blasts on Tuesday vowed a thorough investigation into a series of deadly "terrorist" grenade blasts that hit the economic capital Bujumbura.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:30:41 +0000editorial@africanews.com's Rusesabagina is guilty as charged-Analyst arrest and conviction of Paul Rusesabagina, the man who inspired the film hotel Rwanda has drawn mixed reactions as some analysts believe he was responsible to all the acts he was charged against.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 18:07:41 +0000editorial@africanews.com attempt jolts Sudan's fragile transition Abdalla Hamdok blamed the attempt on forces loyal to ousted President Omar al Bashir. In August, Khartoum said it would hand Bashir over to the ICC to face trial for war crimes Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:02:46 +0000editorial@africanews.com elderly women learn to defend themselves against sexual attack the alleyways of a Korogocho slum in Kenya, 15 women, many of them grandmothers, have enrolled in twice-a-week taekwondo classes at a run-down community centre.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:15:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com women speak out on gender harassment, sexual abuse, assault Ivory Coast, the fight for women's rights is gaining ground. For several weeks, testimonies of women who were victims of assault or rape have been on the rise. Tue, 21 Sep 2021 13:29:37 +0000editorial@africanews.com Faso: Strongman Iron Biby given heroic welcome strongest man in the world Iron Biby is welcomed as a hero at the airport in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso by his fans and local officials. Iron Biby broke the log lift world record in Scotland on September 18, by lifting a load of 229kg. This record had been held for 16 years by Žydrūnas SavickasTue, 21 Sep 2021 12:36:44 (Rédaction Africanews) gather to mourn victims of campus shooting spree gather outside a university in the city of Perm after a student opened fire on campus, killing six people and wounding dozens. Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:00:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com Africa: Preliminary investigation shows penguins killed by bee swarm"We have never seen an attack of bees on African Penguins or actually I think on any penguin species so this is a complete freak accident. We suspect that it is just basically bad luck for the penguins. We don't expect this to happen more often or that the bees start being a threat to the penguins."Tue, 21 Sep 2021 11:43:48 (Rédaction Africanews) hospitalized after Kenya school fire authorities said most of the hospitalized students were suffering from breathing complications but that they suffered no burnsTue, 21 Sep 2021 09:32:26 +0000editorial@africanews.com Authorities thwart coup attempt"All is under control. The revolution is victorious,” Sudan's Sovereign Council spokesperson Mohamed al-Faki Suleiman said. "There has been a failed coup attempt, the people should confront it,"Tue, 21 Sep 2021 09:13:13 (Rédaction Africanews) announces partial second round vote that includes Amhara, Oromia regions than seven million voters can choose representatives for 47 federal parliamentary seats and 105 regional ones, electoral board spokeswoman Solyana Shimeles said Monday.Tue, 21 Sep 2021 08:47:02 (Rédaction Africanews)