Africanews RSS free and in real-time all news published by, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Sat, 13 Jul 2024 15:40:56 +0000$35 million investment to boost food security in East Africa investment is expected to have a substantial impact on both Kenya and Uganda by improving access to the raw milk market for smallholder farmers. Pearl Dairy Farms' robust Dairy Development Program, supported by IFC, will benefit over 15,000 local farmers by providing training on best practicesSat, 13 Jul 2024 15:40:56 +0000editorial@africanews.com sharpen claws for Euro 2024 glory against England teams had topped their groups, Spain the only side to win all three games as they claimed first place in Group B thanks to victories against Croatia (3-0), Italy and Albania (both 1-0). England were first in Group C despite winning only one game, against Serbia on Matchday 1 (1-0)Sat, 13 Jul 2024 15:28:47 +0000editorial@africanews.com still insisting on written guarantees in ongoing cease-fire talks Abdul-Hadi, the head of Hamas’ political office in Lebanon, said Hamas has been “flexible” on some points but continues to insist that “negotiations must continue to achieve a permanent ceasefire"Sat, 13 Jul 2024 14:05:49 +0000editorial@africanews.com's Argentina and James-led Colombia set for Copa America final showdown secured their place in the final with a 2-0 victory over Canada on Tuesday, thanks to goals from Julián Álvarez and Messi. The Albiceleste have now won 10 consecutive matches and are aiming for a record 16th Copa America titleSat, 13 Jul 2024 10:54:12 +0000editorial@africanews.com extends BINUH mandate as international efforts intensify to stabilize Haiti recent weeks, 400 Kenyan police officers have arrived in Haiti to lead a UN-backed multinational force. These officers aim to collaborate closely with Haitian authorities, as well as local and international partners, to support Haiti's reconstruction efforts.Sat, 13 Jul 2024 09:15:03 +0000editorial@africanews.com collapse in Nigeria kills 22 students, rescue efforts ongoing state government attributed the collapse to the school's weak structure and its precarious location near a riverbank. In response, authorities urged other schools with similar structural issues to close down to prevent further tragedies.Sat, 13 Jul 2024 07:10:59 +0000editorial@africanews.com Several bodies retrieved from an abandoned quarry as police chief resigns’s police chief Japhet Koome has resigned on the same day five bodies wrapped in sacks were found in a quarry near an informal settlement and after weeks of deadly protests in which more than 30 people were killed.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 19:07:07 (Rédaction Africanews) Kagame seeks more votes as campaigns near end president Paul Kagame was met by crowds of admiring supporters at a rally on Friday in Gasabo, some twelve kilometers away from Kigali city center, as he campaigned to win a fourth term as president.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 16:30:04 (Rédaction Africanews) warns one million children face acute malnutrition in DR Congo UN agency says the intensifying conflict in the east of the country is forcing more people to flee their homes, driving up their needs.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:42:09 (Rédaction Africanews) African restaurant crafts a nearly 10-foot Gatsby sub no less than 10 layers of fillings, the sandwich tipped the scales at 65.27 kilograms (145 pounds) after it was balanced precariously on a weighing machine using a tray with supports.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:29:04 (Rédaction Africanews) of Kenyan cabinet: public response have been reacting to the dissolution of the cabinet by the president. President William Ruto yielded to pressure and dissolved his cabinet following two weeks of protests against the government breaching the Kenyan parliament, a first in history.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:22:20 (Rédaction Africanews) truce ends in a week: Aid groups warn of missed opportunity to help civilians“Even in accessible areas, the displaced suffer because resources are limited," said Barry, adding that the agency has yet to deploy additional resources.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:22:07 (Rédaction Africanews) DRC: Rwanda and M23 accused of violating truce Congolese army on Thursday accused the M23 rebels and Rwanda of violating a humanitarian ceasefire announced by the United States last week.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 14:14:29 +0000editorial@africanews.com court says it will begin hearing Binance tax evasion case in October court in Nigeria has said it will begin a trial against cryptocurrency exchange Binance over tax evasion charges on Oct. 11, the judge hearing the matter said on Friday.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 13:49:52 (Rédaction Africanews) cyclist Girmay completes a hat trick of stage wins on Tour de France, who became the first Black rider to ever win a Tour stage this month, edged Wout van Aert, who was boxed on the right side of the road, and Arnaud Demare to extend his lead at the top of the rankings for the best sprinter’s green jersey.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 12:08:03 (Rédaction Africanews) votes in elections President Paul Kagame is widely expected to win came to power as the leader of rebels who took control of Rwanda's government and ended the genocide in 1994.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 12:02:29 (Rédaction Africanews) envoys criticize South Sudan security bill that could allow warrantless detentions security bill, which passed parliament July 3, has threatened the collapse of ongoing peace talks and prompted fears of arbitrary arrests ahead of the country's first-ever elections on Dec. 22. President Salva Kiir has 30 days to approve or veto the law.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 11:11:55 (Rédaction Africanews)'s warring parties arrive in Geneva for UN-hosted talks on possible local cease-fires's warring parties arrive in Geneva for UN-hosted talks on possible local cease-firesFri, 12 Jul 2024 11:04:48 (Rédaction Africanews) signs deal with 3 social media giants to prevent synthetic drug distribution Alliance to Prevent Drug Harms is a joint effort of the U.S. Mission to the United Nations and Meta which owns Facebook and WhatsApp, X and Snap Inc., the owner of the photo-sharing app Snapchat.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 10:59:01 (Rédaction Africanews) least 60 missing in Nepal after two buses swept into a river vehicles were swept off a key highway by a landslide as torrential monsoon rains batter the region.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 10:29:24 (Rédaction Africanews) escape Niger prison that holds militants authorities have imposed an overnight curfew in Tillaberi, the urban commune in the same region as the prison. No further details were provided.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 09:54:38 (Rédaction Africanews) report: World population to peak in mid-2080s latest UN report predicts that the world's population will reach its peak in the mid-2080s, growing from 8.2 billion in 2024 to around 10.3 billion by the mid-2080s, and then decreasing to around 10.2 billion by the end of the century.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 08:25:04 (Dominic Wabwireh) and Iran to continue cooperation with new Iranian govt President Vladimir Putin and Iranian parliament speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf on Thursday (Jul. 11) expressed determination to continue cooperation under new Iranian President Masoud Pezeshkian.Fri, 12 Jul 2024 07:56:46 (Rédaction Africanews)'s Al-Ahli hospital partially resumes operations Episcopal Church in the Middle East, which operates Al-Ahli, said the hospital was “compelled to close by the Israeli army” after the evacuation orders and a wave of nearby drone strikes on Sunday (Jul. 07).Fri, 12 Jul 2024 06:30:21 (Rédaction Africanews)'s President Tebboune declares his intention to run for a second term's president announced on Thursday that he intends to run for a second term in office, five years after ascending to power as the military and establishment-backed candidate during widespread pro-democracy protests.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 19:39:35 (Rédaction Africanews) storms continue to hit Cape Town displacing 4,500 people South African city of Cape Town and surrounding areas were hit by more storms Thursday that ripped roofs off houses and caused widespread flooding, forcing at least 4,500 people out of their homes and damaging at least 15,000 structures, authorities said.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 17:27:07 (Rédaction Africanews) President Diomaye's reforms in his first 100 days in office one hundred days at the helm of Senegal, President Bassirou Diomaye Faye faces the ongoing challenge of fulfilling his campaign promises. However, he has already begun to make his mark with some significant decisions.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 16:48:19 (Wahany Johnson SAMBOU) of UN migration agency says it has secured billions in new funding IOM says while it has diversified its donor base, elections worldwide are raising concerns about future support.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 16:24:14 (Rédaction Africanews) penalties for homosexuality in Burkina Faso military junta in Burkina Faso has approved a revised family code that criminalizes homosexuality. This decision makes Burkina Faso one of the 22 out of 54 African countries that do not allow same-sex relationships, with severe penalties such as death or long prison sentences in some regions.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 14:19:54 (Rédaction Africanews) Putin calls for BRICS unity to create a 'harmonious world' at the BRICS parliamentary forum in St Petersburg on Thursday, the Russian president accused the West of attempting to maintain a monopoly.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 14:01:06 (Rédaction Africanews) president dismisses all cabinet ministers after weeks of protests said he made the move after listening to the people and that he would form a broad-based government after consultationsThu, 11 Jul 2024 15:33:39 (Rédaction Africanews)'s Olympics delegation announced's sports delegation for the 2024 Paris Olympic Games was unveiled on Tuesday, with a total of 60 athletes on the list.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 13:23:01 +0000editorial@africanews.com envoys criticize South Sudan's security bill permitting warrantless detentions security bill, which passed parliament July 3, has threatened the collapse of ongoing peace talks and prompted fears of arbitrary arrests ahead of the country's first-ever elections on Dec. 22.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 13:10:38 (Rédaction Africanews) lion takes 'record-breaking' swim across river in Uganda well-earned rest for these two lions, who researchers believe swam the longest distance ever recorded for the species.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 12:54:09 (Rédaction Africanews)'s junta lifts three-month suspension on political party activities activities of political parties and associations were suspended in April, purportedly to safeguard public order.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 12:30:04 (Rédaction Africanews) hit Cape Town, displacing 4,500 due to floods incident ripped roofs off houses and caused widespread flooding, forcing at least 4,500 people out of their homes and damaging at least 15,000 structures, authorities said. The devastating weather began a week ago.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 11:16:54 (Rédaction Africanews) marks 29th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide July 1995, Bosnian Serb forces overran the UN-designated “safe haven” in Bosnia-Herzegovina and slaughtered over 8,000 Muslim men and boys.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 10:52:56 (Rédaction Africanews) calls for fight against dust and sand storms United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday proclaimed 2025-2034 as the United Nations Decade to Combat Sand and Dust Storms, extreme weather events that are increasing and threatening health and economies from central Africa to northern China.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 10:46:21 (Rédaction Africanews) war: IDF end operation in Shejaiya, order evacuation of Gaza city"all parties involved in this conflict must respect international humanitarian law at all times, and the level of fighting and destruction that we are seeing in the recent days," UN spokesperson Stéphane Dujarric said Wednesday (Jul. 10).Fri, 12 Jul 2024 05:13:24 (Rédaction Africanews)'s urban inflation rate drops for fourth consecutive month's urban inflation rate decreased for the fourth month in a row in June, dropping to 27.5% from 28.1% in May.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 11:33:25 (Dominic Wabwireh) President Ruto to address the Nation's President William Ruto is expected to address the nation on Thursday, July 11 at 2 p.m. local time (1100 GMT).Thu, 11 Jul 2024 10:20:21 (Rédaction Africanews) TikToker jailed 6 years for insulting president Metropolitan Deputy Police Spokesperson Luke Owoyesigyire stated that Awebwa shared videos mocking the president between February and March 2024.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 09:57:45 (Rédaction Africanews) crash in South Africa kills 12 schoolchildren and driver other children were injured in the accident, which took place in the town of Merafong, west of the country's economic hub Johannesburg.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 09:03:49 (Rédaction Africanews) 4,000 Rwandan troops are in Congo operating with the M23 rebel group - UN Experts Rwandan forces' "de facto control and direction over M23 operations also renders Rwanda liable for the actions of M23," the panel of experts said in the 293-page report to the U.N. Security Counci UN experts: Between 3,000 and 4,000 Rwandan troops are in Congo operating with the M23 rebel groupThu, 11 Jul 2024 08:46:38 (Rédaction Africanews) Refugee to Athlete: Alsalami's Journey Mohammad Amin Alsalami reached Berlin in October 2015, he felt cold, isolated, and longing for home.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 08:37:19 (Dominic Wabwireh) Assembly extends mandate of deputies until 2026 President Paul Biya on Tuesday won approval from lawmakers to push back legislative and local elections until 2026, a move opposition parties fear will complicate their ability to contest next year's presidential election.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 08:25:03 (Rédaction Africanews), China upgrade ties as presidents meet the invitation of Xi, Embalo is on a state visit to China from July 9 to 13.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 08:21:42 (Rédaction Africanews) Srebrenica, a call for remembrance and solidarity of human rights activists in Belgrade paid tribute to the victims of the Srebrenica massacre.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 07:21:03 (Frederique Mauduit) men board migrant boat during rescue operation off Libyan coast"The lack of rescue vessels left by the states in recent years in the central Mediterranean has generated an increase in the presence of armed (people) and the illegal and dangerous actions towards both the fleeing shipwrecked people and aid workers," the General Director of SOS Mediterranée said.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 05:55:52 (Rédaction Africanews) migrants rescued at sea by Doctors Without Borders Geo Barents rescue ship, operated by Doctors Without Borders, saved 87 people from an overcrowded rubber boat in the Mediterranean Sea.Thu, 11 Jul 2024 06:59:00 (Frederique Mauduit)