Africanews RSS free and in real-time all news published by, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Sun, 16 Jan 2022 08:23:29 +0000Somalia's election committee chooses new chief appointment of a new chief follows a threat of US sanctions if the new election deadline is not metSun, 16 Jan 2022 08:23:29 (Rédaction Africanews) Ivory Coast anticipate 'big challenge' against Sierra Leone Leone Stars held defending champions Algeria to a surprise goalless draw in their Africa Cup of Nations openerSat, 15 Jan 2022 17:29:47 +0000editorial@africanews.com Africa: Cape Town's Muslim quarter protests gentrification are erecting high-rise apartment and commercial buildings, changing the area's architecture and making life expensive for the community Sat, 15 Jan 2022 14:08:52 +0000editorial@africanews.com loot goods trains in Los Angeles with impunity of freight cars are broken into every day in Los Angeles by thieves who take advantage of train stops to loot packages purchased online.Sat, 15 Jan 2022 15:09:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com Key Tshisekedi ally quits as national assembly deputy head Kabund resigned on Friday over what he described as bullying, humiliation, and tortureSat, 15 Jan 2022 11:01:06 +0000editorial@africanews.com leaders join thousands at anti-sanctions rally prime minister Choguel Kokalla Maiga, wearing military uniform, addressed a crowd massed in Bamako's main squareSat, 15 Jan 2022 09:07:23 +0000editorial@africanews.com Mighty Gabon defend position after draw with Ghana drew Ghana to maintain position two in Group C Fri, 14 Jan 2022 22:36:14 +0000editorial@africanews.com 2021 Group D: Nigeria face Sudan, Egypt vs Guinea Bissau off a 1-0 victory against Egypt in their opening match at the Africa Cup of Nations, Nigeria coach Augustine Eguavoen says his team will go into their next game against Sudan with the same approach.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 19:25:31 +0000editorial@africanews.com defy ban to protest against president between protesters and police during a demonstration against President Kais Saied on the 11th anniversary of the Tunisian revolution in the capital Tunis. Fri, 14 Jan 2022 19:51:03 +0000editorial@africanews.com How Ben Ali planned to return when he fled (secret records) former Tunisian president, Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali considered turning back while onboard the plane that carried him into exile in 2011 under pressure from the street, according to recordings broadcasted by the BBC on Friday.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 17:51:59 (Rédaction Africanews) rally in support of the ruling junta, protest ECOWAS sanctions took to the streets en masse on Friday, AFP correspondents saw, after the military junta called for protests against stringent sanctions imposed by the West Africa bloc ECOWAS over delayed elections.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 17:20:16 +0000editorial@africanews.com protest calls for boycott of Beijing Olympics in Jakarta on Friday called for a boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing over China's treatment of Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 16:54:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com defy ban on social gatherings protesters clash with security forces during a demonstration against President Kais Saied, on the 11th anniversary of the Tunisian revolution in the capital TunisFri, 14 Jan 2022 16:43:27 (Rédaction Africanews) South Africa: Prison inmates escape, aided by gunmen group of six prisoners escaped from a police van in South Africa on Friday after it was attacked by an armed gunman. Fri, 14 Jan 2022 16:42:19 (Rédaction Africanews) Fireboy DML track, 'Peru' becomes global hit with Ed Sheeran remix the title has a familiar ring it is because a first rendition of the song was released last summer. Nigerian singer's offers this time a remix with megastar Ed Sheeran.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 17:19:37 (Rédaction Africanews) Lanka: elephants feeding in garbage dumps eastern Sri Lanka, elephants are feeding on an open dump and many are dying after ingesting plastic waste.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 16:54:07 +0000editorial@africanews.com Mane's side lead Group B after goalless draw against Guinea teammates Sadio Mane and Naby Keita became rivals on Friday, captaining Senegal and Guinea in a drab 0-0 Group B matchday 2 deadlock at the Africa Cup of Nations.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:28:13 +0000editorial@africanews.com Ethiopia wants WHO chief Tedros probed for "misconduct" Ethiopian government has accused the World Health Organization director of “misconduct“ after he criticized conditions in the Tigray regionSat, 15 Jan 2022 15:57:03 (Rédaction Africanews) dancers chase away evil at a festival in Bulgaria dancers carry on an ancient Bulgarian carnival tradition, in the belief that it helps ward off evil spirits. Fri, 14 Jan 2022 15:06:03 +0000editorial@africanews.com Congo: city of Goma struggles with water shortages of Goma's inhabitants are suffering from a lack of water in the city due to problems in the pipes that distribute the liquid to the different neighbourhoods. Fri, 14 Jan 2022 19:06:07 +0000editorial@africanews.com's city of Goma struggles with water shortages Africa faces a new wave of COVID cases and health authorities keep asking people to take the preventive measures to avoid the virus, residents of Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo have to deal with another challenge, the lack of waterFri, 14 Jan 2022 14:41:21 (Afolake Oyinloye) Thousands take holy dip in Ganges amid COVID fears of thousands of Indian pilgrims begin packing an island in the Ganges for a vast religious festival as Covid-19 cases surge nationwide.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 19:06:09 +0000editorial@africanews.com Washington features on 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' film Washington, cast of 'The Tragedy of Macbeth' discuss collaborative atmosphere during rehearsalsFri, 14 Jan 2022 14:04:51 +0000editorial@africanews.com to destroy 400,000 Covid 19 vaccines is set to destroy 400,000 doses of covid 19 vaccines which were meant to be utilized in a mass vaccination exercise in Acholi sub region.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 13:22:11 (Rédaction Africanews) CAF approves Mali's win over Tunisia F opener had suffered a controversy following a major refereeing blunder on Wednesday. The Tunisian delegation then decided to make a complaint to the CAF.Fri, 14 Jan 2022 13:29:20 (Rédaction Africanews) Cameroonians boycott stadiums during matches Many Cameroonians have decided to boycott the stadiums following the drastic measures taken by AFCON to limit the spread of the virus Fri, 14 Jan 2022 11:26:42 (Rédaction Africanews) : Night curfew takes effect amid political tensions a night curfew, Ennahdha, Tunisia’s main political party planned a demonstration on Friday to mark the 11th anniversary of the country's revolution. Fri, 14 Jan 2022 14:19:39 (Rédaction Africanews) reject UN's latest bid to resolve political crisis Monday the UN's representative launched a series of consultations with several political and civilian actorsFri, 14 Jan 2022 08:51:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com opposition figure appeals to the destruction of the TPLF figure Eskinder Nega was freed by the government as a gesture of "national reconciliation"Fri, 14 Jan 2022 08:20:57 +0000editorial@africanews.com's Secretary-General appeals to Mali's ruling junta's Secretary-General António Guterres wants to see an acceptable timetable for electionsFri, 14 Jan 2022 07:14:00 +0000editorial@africanews.com Faso: Many detained for attempted destabilisation group includes a senior army officer as well as soldiers and civiliansFri, 14 Jan 2022 11:43:24 +0000editorial@africanews.com 2021: Gabon's Aubameyang readies to face the Black Stars of Ghana's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Lemine returned to training on Thursday following the end of their COVID-19 quarantine ahead of their second game at the AFCON against Ghana in Yaounde on Friday.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 21:22:45 +0000editorial@africanews.com Indomitable Lions of Cameroon qualify for the next round of 16 continues its successful debut in AFCON. After Burkina Faso, it is Ethiopia that lost to the Indomitable Lions (4-1).Thu, 13 Jan 2022 21:21:06 (Rédaction Africanews) of the day: January 13, 2022 samples the best pictures of the day’s news.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 18:33:06 (Rédaction Africanews) prize body cautions Abiy to end Tigray war Norwegian Nobel Committee, which awards the prestigious Peace Prize, has cautioned their 2019 winner, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, over the current war and humanitarian crisis in his country's Tigray region.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 18:17:24 (Rédaction Africanews) businesses hope to win big as it hosts AFCON {Business Africa} is estimated that the state has invested no less than 760 million euros in the country's sports infrastructure and in the development of other facilities prior to hosting the event.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 17:51:41 (Afolake Oyinloye) African indigenous 'king' released on warning after cannabis arrest South African Khoisan activist arrested for growing cannabis outside President Cyril Ramaphosa's office is released on warning. The activist group led by the activist, who calls himself King Khoisan South Africa, has been camping outside the building since 2018.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 16:01:23 +0000editorial@africanews.com snowstorms are hitting northern and western Japan winter storm is bringing heavy snow to some parts of northern to western Japan on the Sea of Japan side on Thursday. Snowfall may accumulate rapidly overnight, creating potentially hazardous conditions for motorists. Thu, 13 Jan 2022 20:45:06 +0000editorial@africanews.com villages fish collectively during the Bhogali Bihu harvest festival of villagers take part in a traditional collective fishing event during the Bhogali Bihu celebrations at Goroimari Lake in Panbari, around 50 kilometres (31 miles) from Guwahati, to mark the end of the harvesting season in India's northeastern Assam state. Thu, 13 Jan 2022 16:03:04 +0000editorial@africanews.com says police general killed in protest senior Sudanese police officer has been killed during protests by thousands against a military coup, the police media office says, reporting the first security forces fatality since the takeover.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 15:38:48 (Rédaction Africanews) Rwandans escaping covid 19 vaccination "deported" hundred Rwandans who arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in recent days claiming to be fleeing the anti-Covid vaccination in their country have been sent back to Rwanda.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 15:09:05 (Rédaction Africanews) University Lecturer jailed in “sex for grades" scandal Moroccan university professor has been sentenced to two years in prison for "indecent assault with violence" in a case of sexual blackmail against female students in exchange for good grades.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 14:38:24 (Rédaction Africanews) blunder jeopardizes Tunisia vs Mali match major refereeing blunder and serious security concerns overshadowed Wednesday's games at the African Cup of Nations in Cameroon.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 13:51:18 +0000editorial@africanews.com Ennahdha party to hold banned protest's main political party, Ennahdha has decided to go ahead with its planned demonstration on Friday, despite the imposition of a night curfew that starts on Thursday.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 13:14:22 (Rédaction Africanews) react to Twitter's comeback after 7-months ban in Nigeria lead with the government's unbanning of Twitter after seven months, while people in the streets decry what they call authorities' crackdown on free speechThu, 13 Jan 2022 12:49:45 (Afolake Oyinloye) flooding displaces thousands in Brazil from flooding and landslides continued in Brazil's Minas Gerais on Wednesday after the state was pummeled by heavy rainfall to start the year.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 20:57:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com gay couple confirm court adoption ruling with legal documents married gay couple in Taiwan arrives at a district office to apply for legal documents that officially show the men as parents of their child, after a local court allowed one partner to adopt his spouse's non-biological infant.Thu, 13 Jan 2022 12:06:03 +0000editorial@africanews.com lifts Twitter ban months after Twitter was made unavailable in Africa's most populous country, Nigerians could use the platform again on Thursday. Thu, 13 Jan 2022 12:45:57 (Rédaction Africanews) Rights Watch highlights its areas of concerns top rights activist feels populist autocrats could be facing a turning point as people learn that stirring words don’t always translate into actionThu, 13 Jan 2022 10:41:05 (Afolake Oyinloye) Coast's manager criticises performance against Equatorial Guinea Elephants beat Equatorial Guinea one nil and top Group E with three points but manager said performance was 'disappointing'Thu, 13 Jan 2022 08:49:57 +0000editorial@africanews.com