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Mali is a landlocked country in West Africa, and the eighth-largest country in Africa
EU will be ?loyal and dedicated partner? to Sahel, official says
Emanuela Del Re, the EU?s special representative for the Sahel, tells Devex that the bloc sees opportunities for the African region despite challenges such as electoral uncertainty in Mali.
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 14:09:00 GMT
Headmaster, four other officials kidnapped from Cameroon school
Three teachers, the headmaster and a deputy head were kidnapped from a Cameroonian high school by armed men in one of two English-speaking regions plagued by an armed conflict between separatists and ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 20:33:00 GMT
Mali ?suspend training? hours ahead of their opening Afcon match against Tunisia after a gun battle broke out between rebels and Government forces close to their base in ...
The Mali team suspended training ... which was based on English traditions and common law. In 2016, lawyers and teachers protested peacefully but according to human rights organisations a heavy ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 12 Jan 2022 03:46:00 GMT
Equatorial Guinea/Gabon: Cameroon Hosts Influx of Football Fans From Neighboring Gabon, Equatorial Guinea
Cameroon says that within four days, at least 1,500 football supporters have entered the country from neighboring Equatorial Guinea and Gabon to support their teams that have advanced to Round 16 in ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 23 Jan 2022 04:07:00 GMT
Jihadist raids leave over 500,000 Burkina children without schools
Armed Islamists have forced the closure of 3,280 schools -- nearly one in seven nationwide -- affecting 511,221 students and 14,901 teachers ... from neighbouring Mali. More than 2,000 people ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Jan 2022 08:38:00 GMT
Cameroon conflict looms over Africa Cup of Nations venue
The group?s first game will be between Tunisia and Mali on January ... conflict began in the English-speaking North West and South West regions in 2016 when teachers and lawyers protested ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 03 Jan 2022 20:59:00 GMT
40th Death Anniversary of Justin Wijayawardhana: Reminiscences of a bygone socio-political milieu
By Dr Upul Wijayawardhana It was 14th January 1982. I, together with my family, was making slow progress from Colombo to Matara in the pre-expressway era, when we heard on the car radio, the noon news ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 13 Jan 2022 22:12:00 GMT
Cameroon?s pride at hosting Africa Cup of Nations tempered by separatist violence
In Limbe, a peaceful coastal city where Mali, Tunisia ... when protests against marginalisation of the English language, by lawyers and teachers, were brutally put down by Cameroonian security ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 08 Jan 2022 13:40:00 GMT
Nigeria tipped for Africa Cup of Nations glory as Mali named as surprise contenders
Johnathan McKinstry has extensive experience as a coach in African football - and he believes Nigeria could go all the way and win this year's AFCON ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 11:57:00 GMT
Guinea Ignores France, U.K And UN On The ECOWAS Sanction On Mali
Wongel Zelalem reports on a statement read on national television of Guinea on, the spokesperson for Guinea's ruling junta announced the country would keep its borders open with neighboring Mali.
Publ.Date : Tue, 18 Jan 2022 14:53:00 GMT
Extremist raids leave 500,000 Burkina children without schools
Armed extremists have forced the closure of 3,280 schools ? nearly one in seven nationwide ? affecting 511,221 students and 14,901 teachers ... from neighboring Mali. More than 2,000 people ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 05 Jan 2022 08:53:00 GMT
Cameroon Hosts Influx of Football Fans from Neighboring Gabon, Equatorial Guinea
The supporters are flocking to cheer on their teams that have advanced to Round 16 in the Africa Football Cup of Nations, or AFCON ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 22 Jan 2022 05:07:00 GMT