Africanews RSS free and in real-time all news published by, by subscribing to our RSS feeds.Thu, 22 Apr 2021 15:17:48 +0000Nigerians lament rising cost of living as food prices soar, inflation at 4-year high leaders and financial analysts say curbing inflation is key to rebooting the economy. The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry said problems that need tackling include high transportation costs, rising cost of energy and logistics. Thu, 22 Apr 2021 15:17:48 (Rédaction Africanews) ambassador meets Chad's new leader's ambassador to Chad met with the country's new leaderThu, 22 Apr 2021 15:01:23 (Rédaction Africanews)'s army divided over appointment of Idriss Deby's son as country's new leader growing discontent in Chad's polity as mystery surrounds the death of president Idriss Deby and controversy over the appointment of his son Mahamat Deby.Thu, 22 Apr 2021 14:54:54 (Rédaction Africanews) national oil company declares force majeure, halts oil production's national budget has been slowed to a vote, and was rejected on Tuesday by the House of Representatives. The same chamber had given its confidence to the new national unity government last month. It now has 10 days to revise and propose a new budget.Thu, 22 Apr 2021 13:57:34 (Rédaction Africanews) change, armed groups threaten fish farming in central Mali address falling stocks challenges, authorities are promoting fish farms. That's now accounting for about 10% of the delta's production. Modibo Traoré, who spent 30 years fishing the river, has taken this route. Thu, 22 Apr 2021 12:42:07 (Rédaction Africanews)'You can't eat heritage': Motorbikes threaten Lamu's historic status nothing is done, the World Heritage Committee could add the isle on Kenya's coast to its list of heritage sites in danger at its next meeting in JulyThu, 22 Apr 2021 10:53:27 (Rédaction Africanews) verdict sparks hope for activists in South Africa activist welcomes Floyd guilty verdictThu, 22 Apr 2021 10:43:52 (Afolake Oyinloye)'s opposition slams 'coup' as major powers quiet on army takeover transitional military council has since dissolved the country's parliament and suspended the constitution, effectively ending any semblance of civilian ruleThu, 22 Apr 2021 07:54:25 (Rédaction Africanews) old climate activist on mission to replant trees in Uganda is getting her environmental message out with a regular initiative called Fridays for Future. It involves lake shore clean ups, planting trees together, spreading awareness in schools and climate strikes. Thu, 22 Apr 2021 04:00:55 (Rédaction Africanews) Opposition parties warn France to refrain from meddling Chad, opposition parties do not recognise the newly declared transitional council and warn France to not meddle in the nation's political affairs.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 20:10:24 (Kizzi Asala)"Africa needs the will to grow,"-Dr. Vera Songwe(Economist)"Every time we talk about Africa we always have the impression that we are talking about a monolithic whole. We have more than 50 countries. We have made a lot of progress. I think that there are countries that have adopted this information economy."Wed, 21 Apr 2021 19:09:58 (Rédaction Africanews) of the Day: April 21, 2021 samples the best pictures of the day’s news.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 19:03:05 (Rédaction Africanews) MPs approve bill allowing the president to appoint VP directly parliament on Tuesday approved a bill seeking to remove a clause in the constitution on electing vice presidents, a move that has received overwhelming backlash, especially from the opposition party.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 18:50:40 (Michael Oduor) State funeral for Idriss Deby set for Friday President Idriss Déby Itno State funeral will take place on Friday, military officials announced on TuesdayWed, 21 Apr 2021 18:11:50 (Michael Oduor) storm Nigeria's Kaduna University, kills staffer, abduct students have attacked a private university in Nigeria's northern Kaduna state, killing one staff member and kidnapping some students, police and officials said Wednesday.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 19:03:07 (Rédaction Africanews) releases 1,686 prisoners as Ramadan kicks off released 1,686 prisoners on Tuesday, a day after the Holy month of Ramadan kicked off, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said in a statement.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 17:41:32 (Michael Oduor) on to power: Africa's longest-serving leaders are some of Africa's other longest-serving leaders, some of whom change the constitution, crush the opposition and use fear and violence to maintain their grip on power.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 16:13:50 (Rédaction Africanews) Regret over the passing of Chadian president Idriss Deby Itno of the political class in Burundi share their feelings on the death of Chadian head of state Idriss Deby Itno.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 16:15:06 (Kizzi Asala) at last!: Ghana actress who posted nude photo freed on bail Ghanaian actress, Rosemond Brown, has finally been granted bail by a court in the capital Accra, pending an appeal after she was convicted for posting nude photos of herself beside her son on social media.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 15:56:35 (Michael Oduor)’s police crack whip on curfew violators elicits mixed reactions caught up in traffic included students, essential workers and patients being rushed to the hospitals.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 14:27:14 (Michael Oduor)'s son named "president" of Chad as opposition decries coup d'état Mahamat Idriss Deby Itno -- the transitional leader as head of a military council in Chad, has been named president. Wed, 21 Apr 2021 13:42:07 (Kizzi Asala) rains in Luanda kill at least 14 and leave 8,000 homeless flooding triggered by torrential rains killed 14 people and left 8,000 families homeless in Angola's capital Luanda on Monday.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 12:45:11 (Kizzi Asala) of Heads of States in Angola focuses on political crisis in C.A.R news of the death of Chad's President Idriss Déby, initially also invited to join the mini-summit shook participants. Angola's Foreign Minister Téte António recalled the important role of the president of the Republic of Chad in the pacification of the region.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 10:54:55 (Rédaction Africanews) another day in N'Djamena, Déby's demise elicits mixed reactions from locals remains to be seen what the next line of action would be. But as Chadians go about the day-to-day activities, what is clear is that locals yearn for more answers.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 08:57:48 (Rédaction Africanews) Deby death: Tense Chad wakes up to new rulers world powers appeared to back the new army rulers while calling for a quick return to civilian rule Wed, 21 Apr 2021 06:34:40 (Rédaction Africanews) Derek Chauvin found guilty of murdering George Floyd dismissed from the police, the 45-year-old agent, filtering mask on his face, did not show any particular emotion as the verdict was read outWed, 21 Apr 2021 05:11:37 (Rédaction Africanews) vow to take capital after Chadian president killed rebel group later put out a statement saying fierce battles had erupted Sunday and Monday. It released a list of five high-ranking military officials who it said were killed, and 10 others it said were wounded, including Chad's presidentTue, 20 Apr 2021 19:48:05 (Rédaction Africanews) celebrates fifth anniversary [Night Shift] celebrates fifth anniversary [Night Shift]Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:21:06 (Rédaction Africanews) Cannabis day: Morocco seeks to legalise 'Mary Jane' government of the world's top hashish-producing nation last month ratified a draft bill to legalize its medical use, and parliament is expected to debate the legislation this week.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:24:40 (Rédaction Africanews) of the Day: April 20, 2021 samples the best pictures of the day’s news.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:03:07 (Rédaction Africanews) situation in Chad after Déby's death N'djamena, after the death of Idriss Déby Itno, a transitional military council led by Mahamat Déby took power.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:09:05 (Kizzi Asala) react with shock to news of President Idriss Deby's death of Chad's capital N'djamena reacted with incredulity to the news of President Idriss Deby Itno's death. Deby, who ruled Chad for more than three decades, died Tuesday of wounds suffered on the battlefield during a fight against rebels.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 15:25:16 (Rédaction Africanews) celebrates fifth anniversary [Morning Call] is 5 years old. On 20 April 2016, the pan-African channel with the ambition to give a voice to Africa came on your screens. Today Africanews is watched across the continent through its English and French platforms.Wed, 21 Apr 2021 00:15:06 (Rédaction Africanews),000 displaced in north Mozambique after assault on Palma 40,000 displaced and urgently needing food, work suspended on a multi-billion-dollar gas investment, and scores of dead still being counted.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:39:38 (Rédaction Africanews) was Chadian military powerhouse Idriss Déby Itno? look at the political trajectory of the recently.deceased Chadian president Idriss déby Itno.,Tue, 20 Apr 2021 18:50:42 (Kizzi Asala) is enough: Egypt fires top railway official after deadly crashes’s transportation minister on Tuesday said he sacked the country’s top railway official, following three train accidents in less than a month that left at least 29 people dead and some 320 injured.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:41:48 (Rédaction Africanews) without charges, renowned Nigerian atheist still in prison Nigerian self-proclaimed atheist, Mubarak Bala, is still in detention after he was arrested by the police and taken to an unknown destination, according to his family and human rights organizations.Tue, 20 Apr 2021 14:17:55 (Michael Oduor)'s president Idriss Deby dies of injuries in combat with rebels's president Deby has died of injuries suffered on frontline : armyTue, 20 Apr 2021 13:58:44 +0000editorial@africanews.com by delays and shoddy work, Kinshasa's urban housing project falters as the Dubai of Kinshasa, the cite cite du Fleuve promised to deliver high-quality housing and some of the most modern social amenities in AfricaTue, 20 Apr 2021 07:23:00 (Rédaction Africanews) drops coup charges against ex-prime minister, radio host country's Supreme Court on Monday confirmed that the charges against the two men and four others had been dropped and ordered their release Tue, 20 Apr 2021 05:56:48 (Rédaction Africanews)'s Idriss Deby re-elected amid rebel offensive veteran ruler garnered 79.32 percent of the vote, according to official results released Monday shortly after the army said it had stopped a rebel advance on the capital N'DjamenaTue, 20 Apr 2021 05:53:10 (Rédaction Africanews) pay tribute and last respects to Cardinal Christian Tumi people gathered at the Douala Cathedral in Cameroon on Monday for one of the last tributes to Cardinal Christian Tumi, who died at the age of 91.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 20:34:00 (Kizzi Asala) Town fire "contained" as firefighters battle windy conditions and local residents of the Cape Town suburb of Vredehoek battle to extinguish a fire that broke out on Sunday. Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:57:20 (Kizzi Asala) of the Day: April 19, 2021 samples the best pictures of the day’s news.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:33:12 (Rédaction Africanews)"Stop comparing me with Magufuli," Suluhu rants at Tanzania's MPs’s President Samia Suluhu Hassan took a bold step to demand members of parliament to stop comparing her with the former leader John Pombe Magufuli.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 19:15:50 (Michael Oduor) Peter Mutharika says gov't politically persecuting him embattled Malawian ex-president Peter Mutharika has accused the current government of politically prosecuting him.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 18:07:58 (Michael Oduor) kicks off Ramadan while navigating lingering pandemic effects from the difficult Ramadan of 2020, this year is looking better in Senegal -- although traders and customers still face economic challenges.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 18:03:28 (Kizzi Asala) report blames France for ‘enabling’ the 1994 genocide French government bears “significant” responsibility for “enabling a foreseeable genocide,” a report commissioned by the Rwandan government concludes about France’s role before and during the horror in which an estimated 800,000 people were slaughtered in 1994. Mon, 19 Apr 2021 17:16:13 (Rédaction Africanews) launches Covid vaccination in Kinshasa Democratic Republic of Congo launched its vaccination campaign in Kinshasa on Monday in an official ceremony largely aimed at dispelling doubts and suspicions about the AstraZeneca vaccine, with Congolese officials and diplomats present.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 17:02:31 (Rédaction Africanews) Sudan joins Malawi in destroying thousands of expired Covid jabs Sudan has joined Malawi to be among the only African countries to destroy thousands of expired Covid-19 vaccines.Mon, 19 Apr 2021 16:56:09 (Michael Oduor)