Africanews RSShttp://www.africanews.com/feed/Receive free and in real-time all news published by africanews.com, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 20:33:44 +0000Benzema, Courtois and De Bruyne make UEFA's shortlisthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/benzema-courtois-and-de-bruyne-make-uefas-shortlist/The award for Player of the Year will be announced on August 25thFri, 12 Aug 2022 20:33:44 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/benzema-courtois-and-de-bruyne-make-uefas-shortlist/Mali settles outstanding debt caused by ECOWAS sanctionshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/mali-settles-outstanding-debt-caused-by-ecowas-sanctions/The announcement follows the lifting of sanctions decided in early July by ECOWAS leadersFri, 12 Aug 2022 19:57:35 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/mali-settles-outstanding-debt-caused-by-ecowas-sanctions/Mali: Germany suspends its military operations after denied overflighthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/mali-germany-suspends-its-military-operations-after-denied-overflight/Germany's defense minister, Christine Lambrecht, alleged her Malian counterpart, Sadio Camara, had not adhered to agreements. .Fri, 12 Aug 2022 17:07:20 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/mali-germany-suspends-its-military-operations-after-denied-overflight/Gambia: Eleven dead in worst floods in 50 years - reporthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/gambia-eleven-dead-in-worst-floods-in-50-years-report/The Gambia suffered its worst flooding in “nearly half a century” late last month, killing 11 people and internally displacing more than 5,000, its disaster agency said in a report on Thursday.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 16:44:45 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/gambia-eleven-dead-in-worst-floods-in-50-years-report/ 4 police officers killed by "assailants" during a demonstration in eastern DRCongohttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/4-police-officers-killed-by-assailants-during-a-demonstration-in-eastern-drcongo/Since November, the Congolese and Ugandan armies have been conducting joint operations against the Allied Democratic Forces ADF, but without succeeding in stopping the massacres.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 16:42:08 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/4-police-officers-killed-by-assailants-during-a-demonstration-in-eastern-drcongo/Grain ship to dock in Ukraine, leave for Africahttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/grain-ship-to-dock-in-ukraine-leave-for-africa/A ship approached Ukraine on Friday to pick up wheat for hungry people in Ethiopia, in the first food delivery to Africa under a U.N. plan to unblock grain trapped by Russia’s war on Ukraine and bring relief to some of the millions worldwide on the brink of starvation.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 15:59:05 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/grain-ship-to-dock-in-ukraine-leave-for-africa/Kenya TV stations stop broadcasting election results estimateshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/kenya-tv-stations-stop-broadcasting-election-results-estimates/The estimates suggested a scenario of a tight race between the two main candidatesFri, 12 Aug 2022 15:48:39 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/kenya-tv-stations-stop-broadcasting-election-results-estimates/Guinea to prosecute ex PM Ibrahima Fofana over alleged embezzlementhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/guinea-to-prosecute-ex-pm-ibrahima-fofana-over-alleged-embezzlement/Guinea to prosecute ex PM Ibrahima Fofana over alleged embezzlementFri, 12 Aug 2022 14:55:40 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/guinea-to-prosecute-ex-pm-ibrahima-fofana-over-alleged-embezzlement/Over 250 escaped DR Congo inmates recapturedhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/over-250-escaped-dr-congo-inmates-recaptured/Over 250 inmates of the over 800 who escaped from a prison in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo earlier in the wee have been captured by the security forces.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 14:32:57 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/over-250-escaped-dr-congo-inmates-recaptured/Seasonal floods destroy over 2,500 homes in eastern Sudanhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/seasonal-floods-destroy-over-2500-homes-in-eastern-sudan/Deadly seasonal floods have collapsed more than 2,500 houses in eastern Sudan, state news has reported, adding that the situation has displaced thousands in the region.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 14:24:54 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/seasonal-floods-destroy-over-2500-homes-in-eastern-sudan/At least 31 people still held hostage in Nigerian train attackhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/at-least-31-people-still-held-hostage-in-nigerian-train-attack/At least 31 people are still being held hostage by gunmen who attacked a train in northwestern Nigeria in March, President Muhammadu Buhari said Thursday.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 13:53:19 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/at-least-31-people-still-held-hostage-in-nigerian-train-attack/Opposition in Angola denies financial ties to Dos Santoshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/opposition-in-angola-denies-financial-ties-to-dos-santos/Incumbent President Joao Lourenco, who was handpicked by dos Santos but then turned against his former boss, on Wednesday accused opponent Adalberto Costa Junior of having a financial relationship with the ex-leader's familyFri, 12 Aug 2022 13:39:14 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/opposition-in-angola-denies-financial-ties-to-dos-santos/Senegal's ruling party keeps majority in parliamenthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/senegals-ruling-party-keeps-majority-in-parliament/Senegalese President Macky Sall's coalition narrowly won last month's legislative election, according to final results, but has kept its absolute majority in parliament thanks to a new alliance.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 13:19:35 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/senegals-ruling-party-keeps-majority-in-parliament/Victims of the Marikana mine massacre still await for justicehttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/victims-of-the-marikana-mine-massacre-still-await-for-justice/The 2012 massacre in South Africa left 34 dead and 78 woundedFri, 12 Aug 2022 12:53:12 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/victims-of-the-marikana-mine-massacre-still-await-for-justice/Ethiopia completes third filling of Blue Nile mega-dam http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/ethiopia-completes-third-filling-of-blue-nile-mega-dam/Ethiopia has successfully completed the third phase of filling the reservoir of its mega-dam on the Blue Nile, despite protests from Sudan and Egypt, which border the Nile downstream.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 13:59:31 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/ethiopia-completes-third-filling-of-blue-nile-mega-dam/11 unidentified civilians buried in Bucha after Russian occupationhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/11-unidentified-civilians-buried-in-bucha-after-russian-occupation/Eleven bodies are buried in a cemetery in Bucha, where more than 400 other unidentified people are buried. "Most of them were shot dead. So it was neither an accident nor an explosion. Fri, 12 Aug 2022 12:24:05 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/11-unidentified-civilians-buried-in-bucha-after-russian-occupation/Several people killed, 100 hurt in Somaliland opposition protestshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/several-people-killed-100-hurt-in-somaliland-opposition-protests/The president of Somaliland says five people were killed in opposition protests over fears of a delayed election. This comes hours after police confirmed shooting demonstrators and accused them of not following officers' instructions.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 12:12:57 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/several-people-killed-100-hurt-in-somaliland-opposition-protests/Blinken leaves Rwanda, ending 3-nation African tourhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/blinken-leaves-rwanda-ending-3-nation-african-tour/US secretary of State Antony Blinken boarded Thursday a plane to leave Kigali. It was his last stop on a three-nation tour of Africa where he articulated Washington's new strategy for engaging with sub-Saharan African nations.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 12:16:51 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/blinken-leaves-rwanda-ending-3-nation-african-tour/South Africa: Police arrest 20 alleged instigators of July 2021 riots http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/south-africa-police-arrest-20-alleged-instigators-of-july-2021-riots/ The violence was triggered by former President Jacob Zuma’s arrest on contempt of court charges and fueled by widespread anger over poverty and curbs implemented by the government to stop the spread of the coronavirus.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 10:57:23 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/south-africa-police-arrest-20-alleged-instigators-of-july-2021-riots/Heavy rains damage homes in several regions of Venezuelahttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/heavy-rains-damage-homes-in-several-regions-of-venezuela/Eight Venezuelan states have been affected by heavy rains for two consecutive days, resulting in hundreds of damaged homes.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 12:12:04 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/heavy-rains-damage-homes-in-several-regions-of-venezuela/Idris Elba Brings new thriller "BEAST" to New Yorkhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/idris-elba-brings-new-thriller-beast-to-new-york/Idris Elba is the hero of Beast, a survival story which pits a widowed husband, on a trip to South Africa with his daughters, against a huge rogue lion who is tracking them. Fri, 12 Aug 2022 10:42:06 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/idris-elba-brings-new-thriller-beast-to-new-york/Morocco: Inflation and drought proving a major headache http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/morocco-inflation-and-drought-proving-a-major-headache/ "We noticed an increase in prices, for example, oil and fuel and this is driving us sick. There are many pressures and the purchasing power of the citizen is weak, and it's very difficult. Abdellatif Ait Amrane, resident of RabatFri, 12 Aug 2022 10:21:51 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/morocco-inflation-and-drought-proving-a-major-headache/Africa CDC in 'advanced' talks to obtain monkeypox vaccineshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/africa-cdc-in-advanced-talks-to-obtain-monkeypox-vaccines/At least 2,947 monkeypox cases have been reported in 11 African countries this year, including 104 deaths, but most of the cases reported are suspect ones because the African continent also lacks enough diagnostic resources for thorough testingFri, 12 Aug 2022 10:07:44 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/africa-cdc-in-advanced-talks-to-obtain-monkeypox-vaccines/Moroccans react to sacking of coach Vahid Halilhodzichttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/moroccans-react-to-sacking-of-coach-vahid-halilhodzic/One day after Morocco’s Football Federation announced the sacking of coach Vahid Halilhodzic, residents of the Kingdom commented the decision. The federation cited disagreements with the coach as the team prepares for the Qatar World Cup scheduled in November. The move was welcomed in Rabat.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 08:02:19 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/moroccans-react-to-sacking-of-coach-vahid-halilhodzic/Kenya: Raila Odinga's supporters hopeful of victoryhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/kenya-raila-odingas-supporters-hopeful-of-victory/On Thursday, Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) had not yet declared the official results of the presidential race. Winners of other elective seats were however being announced. Raila Odinga's supporters remained hopeful of victory.Fri, 12 Aug 2022 06:35:42 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Lauriane Noelle Vofo Kana)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/12/kenya-raila-odingas-supporters-hopeful-of-victory/Ethiopia announces that second turbine in GERD is in operationhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ethiopia-announces-that-second-turbine-in-gerd-is-in-operation/The announcement came as the government confirmed security operations against al-Shabaab terroristsThu, 11 Aug 2022 20:43:12 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ethiopia-announces-that-second-turbine-in-gerd-is-in-operation/Kenya's presidential election largely peaceful according to EU http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/kenyas-presidential-election-largely-peaceful-according-to-eu/The EU observers raised concerns about the counting process and the spread of disinformationThu, 11 Aug 2022 20:42:18 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/kenyas-presidential-election-largely-peaceful-according-to-eu/Sudanese demonstrators demand an end to military rulehttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/sudanese-demonstrators-demand-an-end-to-military-rule/Deputy army chief Mohamed Hamdan Daglo has already admitted the coup failed to bring about changeThu, 11 Aug 2022 20:16:21 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/sudanese-demonstrators-demand-an-end-to-military-rule/Ethiopia starts power generation from second turbine at mega-damhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ethiopia-starts-power-generation-from-second-turbine-at-mega-dam/Thursday's move came even though there is still no agreement between Ethiopia and its downstream neighbours Egypt and Sudan about the GERD's operations.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 16:46:21 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ethiopia-starts-power-generation-from-second-turbine-at-mega-dam/Morocco announces sacking of national coach Halilhodzic http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/morocco-announces-sacking-of-national-coach-halilhodzic/The announcement takes place three months before the start of the World Cup in QatarThu, 11 Aug 2022 16:24:12 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/morocco-announces-sacking-of-national-coach-halilhodzic/Saloum, the award-winning Senegalese thriller filmhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/saloum-the-award-winning-senegalese-thriller-film/"It is a film that represents many things. This film will be a turning point because it is a film that tells an African story, created by Africans, played by Africans and produced by Africans. It is therefore a decisive turning point for African cinema, which shows another face of Africa".Thu, 11 Aug 2022 16:26:20 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/saloum-the-award-winning-senegalese-thriller-film/ Somalia: One million people displaced by drought- UNhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/somalia-one-million-people-displaced-by-drought-un/"Starvation is now haunting the entire country. We are seeing more and more families forced to leave everything behind because there is literally no water or food left in their villages. Aid funding urgently needs to be ramped up before it is too late." Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:35:33 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/somalia-one-million-people-displaced-by-drought-un/Ivorian Sprint Queen Marie Josée Ta Lou celebrates after African record http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ivorian-sprint-queen-marie-josee-ta-lou-celebrates-after-african-record/Ivorian sprinter Marie Josée Ta Lou let her emotions run wild as she shattered the African record in the women's 100 meters at the Diamond League in Monaco on Wednesday, August 10.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:16:09 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/ivorian-sprint-queen-marie-josee-ta-lou-celebrates-after-african-record/Interview: What African leaders can do to end recurrent food crises http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/interview-what-african-leaders-can-do-to-end-recurrent-food-crises/High energy prices, a pandemic, and the war in Ukraine, which has made it harder for countries to import grains, have created a food crisis on a huge scale. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:00:39 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Ronald Lwere Kato)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/interview-what-african-leaders-can-do-to-end-recurrent-food-crises/Cameroon Troops 'allegedly Killed' 10 In Crackdown: HRWhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/cameroon-troops-allegedly-killed-10-in-crackdown-hrw/The report shows a string of allegations by rights monitors in the battle between security forces and English-speaking militants seeking cessation in francophone-majority CameroonThu, 11 Aug 2022 14:41:58 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/cameroon-troops-allegedly-killed-10-in-crackdown-hrw/Argentines in Rosario protest again Parana Delta fireshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/argentines-in-rosario-protest-again-parana-delta-fires/Hundreds of people protest in Rosario, Argentina, against fires that have been raving the Parana Delta for several weeks, asking for the government to resolve the issues and saying that the smoke is not allowing them to breath properly.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 14:27:05 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/argentines-in-rosario-protest-again-parana-delta-fires/Zimbabwean authour Tsitsi Dangarembga denies inciting chargeshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/zimbabwean-authour-tsitsi-dangarembga-denies-inciting-charges/Award-winning Zimbabwean novelist Tsitsi Dangarembga denied charges of inciting violence at the opening of her trial in Harare on Wednesday over a protest she made in July 2020 in which she called for reform.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 15:31:33 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/zimbabwean-authour-tsitsi-dangarembga-denies-inciting-charges/South Africa: Fourteen miners charged over rape of eight womenhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/south-africa-fourteen-miners-charged-over-rape-of-eight-women/Seven of the suspects were charged in the Krugersdorp Magistrates Court on Wednesday with multiple counts of rape, sexual assault and robbery. The remaining seven appeared in court on Thursday, officials saidThu, 11 Aug 2022 13:56:20 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/south-africa-fourteen-miners-charged-over-rape-of-eight-women/African wildlife parks face climate, infrastructure threatshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/african-wildlife-parks-face-climate-infrastructure-threats/An estimated 38% of Africa’s biodiversity areas are under severe threat from climate change and infrastructure development...Thu, 11 Aug 2022 13:54:47 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/african-wildlife-parks-face-climate-infrastructure-threats/Nigeria's president disarmed by widespread insecurityhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/nigerias-president-disarmed-by-widespread-insecurity/The Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari has been criticized for his inability to curb widespread insecurity in Africa's most populous country, which has been mired in a spiral of deadly attacks, six months to presidential elections.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 13:07:39 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/nigerias-president-disarmed-by-widespread-insecurity/US welcomes engagement in direct talks between Rwanda and DRChttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/us-welcomes-engagement-in-direct-talks-between-rwanda-and-drc/Rwanda and Congo face allegations of supporting rebel groups opposed to each otherThu, 11 Aug 2022 12:53:25 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/us-welcomes-engagement-in-direct-talks-between-rwanda-and-drc/Africa CDC hopeful Aspen will get COVID vaccine ordershttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/africa-cdc-hopeful-aspen-will-get-covid-vaccine-orders/Africa's top public health body is hopeful South African pharmaceutical firm Aspen Pharmacare (APNJ.J) would get orders for its own brand COVID-19 vaccine.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:36:44 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/africa-cdc-hopeful-aspen-will-get-covid-vaccine-orders/Nigeria resettles some 12,000 displaced people in instable northwesthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/nigeria-resettles-some-12000-displaced-people-in-instable-northwest/Nigeria brought back home around 12,000 of its citizens who fled raids by criminal gangs in the northwest of the country earlier this year. Authorities in Shimfida village located in Katsina state (near the Nigerien border), said improved security prompted the voluntary returns since Sunday.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:56:30 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/nigeria-resettles-some-12000-displaced-people-in-instable-northwest/Rescuers continue to find survivors after a building collapsed in Nairobihttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/rescuers-continue-to-find-survivors-after-a-building-collapsed-in-nairobi/Red Cross Society said the number of people that had been trapped in the rubble was unknownThu, 11 Aug 2022 11:06:21 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/rescuers-continue-to-find-survivors-after-a-building-collapsed-in-nairobi/Israeli artist Sigalit Landau mades Dead Sea sculptureshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/israeli-artist-sigalit-landau-mades-dead-sea-sculptures/Israeli artist Sigalit Landau wades into the warm, briny waters of the Dead Sea to inspect her latest creationsThu, 11 Aug 2022 10:33:04 +0000editorial@africanews.comhttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/israeli-artist-sigalit-landau-mades-dead-sea-sculptures/Orania, South Africa's white only town http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/orania-south-africas-white-only-town/"We are from Africa that’s why we call ourselves Afrikaners. We want to remain here, we also want to retain our identity. Now, to retain one's identity is not a racist impulse. We wanted to retain our identity against the English or the British imperialism also and they are even whiter....Thu, 11 Aug 2022 10:19:50 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/orania-south-africas-white-only-town/Mali declares three-day mourning after attackshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/mali-declares-three-day-mourning-after-attacks/Mali declared three days of national mourning to begin on Thursday after the deadliest recent attacks by Islamist militants. Thu, 11 Aug 2022 10:22:38 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/mali-declares-three-day-mourning-after-attacks/Senegal opposition will not appeal the results of the legislativeshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/senegal-opposition-will-not-appeal-the-results-of-the-legislatives/The Yewwi-Wallu inter-coalition confirmed it will not appeal to the Constitutional Council Wednesday, without specifying whether it accepted or contested the resultsThu, 11 Aug 2022 10:21:25 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/senegal-opposition-will-not-appeal-the-results-of-the-legislatives/Blinken in Kigali to discuss DRC tensions, human rightshttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/bliken-lands-in-kigali-final-leg-of-his-african-tour/The US Secretary of State Antony Blinken landed in Kigali, Rwanda, late Wednesday. His third and final stop in Africa will see him meet with Rwandan president Paul Kagame Thursday. Blinken is expected to visit the Kigali Genocide Memorial before holding a press conference with Foreign minister.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 07:39:59 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/bliken-lands-in-kigali-final-leg-of-his-african-tour/More police officers mobbed to death in Sierra Leone unresthttp://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/more-police-officers-mobbed-to-death-in-sierra-leone-unrest/A nationwide curfew has been declared in Sierra Leone, following massive protests in parts of Freetown and other areas in the Northern part of the country. At least 6 security personnel died during the protests in different Sierra Leonean cities.Thu, 11 Aug 2022 12:15:32 +0000editorial@africanews.com (Rédaction Africanews)http://www.africanews.com/2022/08/11/more-police-officers-mobbed-to-death-in-sierra-leone-unrest/