BANJUL, Gambia, February 25, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- One survivor watched eight members of his family die. Another said he counted 20 bodies washed onto the nearby shore. He also says he saw two fishing boats nearby, close enough to have rescued others. They did not. These are some... Read more
KIGALI, Rwanda, le 25 février 2020 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Le NEF dévoile aujourd’hui sa liste des 25 finalistes pour son concours de l’Invention à l’Innovation (Ci2i) dans 5 catégories qui aura lieu durant le Salon de l’innovation les 10 et 11 mars 2020 prochain. Sélectionnés parmi plus de... Read more
BENIN CITY, Nigéria, le 25 Février 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Pendant des siècles, depuis l’ouverture des voies de commerce de l’océan Atlantique que beaucoup associent aujourd’hui à l’avènement de la ” mondialisation, l’ananas sert de symbole de bienvenue et de havre de paix. Des répliques du fruit, sculptées en... Read more
LONDON, United Kingdom, February 25, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Amnesty International has received confirmation that the Egyptian authorities executed eight men in the early hours of this morning in Borg el-Arab prison in Alexandria. The men were among 17 defendants who were sentenced to death by a military court... Read more
KAMPALA, Uganda, February 25, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Policy makers and stakeholders across Africa are meeting to chart green economy opportunities in the agriculture sector under the lead of the Switch Africa Green programme. The forum – under the theme Advancing Green Business and Circular Economy in Africa –... Read more
Le deuxième cycle des pourparlers de la Commission militaire mixte libyenne (5+5) pour parvenir à un cessez-le-feu durable et rétablir la sécurité dans les zones civiles a abouti à un projet d’accord dimanche 23 février, au Palais des Nations à Genève, a indiqué la Mission des Nations Unies en... Read more
DODOMA, Tanzania, February 25, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Responding to news that investigative journalist Erick Kabendera has been released from jail after paying fines amounting to more than 118,000 US dollars, Amnesty International’s Director for East and Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said: “While it is welcome news that Kabendera... Read more
KIGALI, Rwanda, February 25th, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Today, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) announces the 25 finalists for its Challenge of Invention to Innovation (Ci2i) competition in five categories to be held on 10-11 March 2020 in the NEF Innovation Salon. “The third cohort of Ci2i finalists, selected... Read more
Intervene Before Christians Are Wiped Out In Northern Nigeria, Human Rights Group Begs World Leaders
Considering what it called a “choreographed genocide of Christians and the burning of their churches and houses in towns and villages of northern Nigeria by Islamic terrorists and armed Fulani herdsmen,” the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria (HURIWA) has called on the world leaders to intervene without further... Read more
NORTH KIVU AND ITURI PROVINCES, Democratic Republic of the Congo, February 24, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Democratic Republic of the Congo remains in the grip of the world’s second largest Ebola epidemic on record, although the incidence of cases has slowed. Since the outbreak was declared on 1... Read more