Looking to Africa’s Future: The Promise of Transnational Ties
NEW HAVEN, USA, January 14, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Nearly seven years ago, when I became president of Yale University, five of the top twelve-and eleven of the top twenty-of the world’s fastest growing economies were in Africa, even as the continent faced serious challenges. Amid discussions of sobering... Read more
BAMAKO, Mali, January 14, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- A Malian court’s last-minute postponement of a former junta leader’s trial is a blow to the families of 21 soldiers whose bodies were discovered in a mass grave in 2012 after they were forcibly disappeared, Amnesty International said today. The trial... Read more
Le Conseil de sécurité des Nations Unies a fermement condamné lundi l’attaque terroriste au Niger qui a tué des dizaines de soldats de l’armée de cet Etat de la région du Sahel. NEW YORK, USA, le 14 Janvier 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Selon le gouvernement du Niger, 89 soldats... Read more
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, January 14, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, welcomes the acceptance by the parties in Libya of a ceasefire on 12 January 2020. The Chairperson calls on the parties to ensure safe corridors for the provision of humanitarian... Read more
Women’s Program Engagement Launches to Promote Unprecedented Female Entrepreneurship in the Continent
Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit to Collaborate with Global Sustainable Partnerships in the launch WASHINGTON, D.C., USA, January 13, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Africa Trade and Investment Global Summit (ATIGS) recently announced its collaboration with Global Sustainable Partnerships to spearhead the inaugural Women’s Program Engagement Council (WPEC), a... Read more
Clampdown Against Political Opposition on the Rise Ahead of Polls KAMPALA, Uganda, January 13, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Ugandan authorities have stepped up their repression recently by blocking all “political” meetings – even those held in private homes – and arresting opposition figures and journalists. And this week’s arrest... Read more
Le Secrétaire général de l’ONU, António Guterres, est préoccupé par l’augmentation des tensions au Sahara occidental alors que le rallye-raid Africa Eco Race s’apprête à traverser Guerguerat, a dit son porte-parole dans une déclaration à la presse publiée samedi soir. NEW YORK, USA, January 13, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-... Read more
BANJUL, The Gambia, January 13, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- The Gambia is a small coastal West African country of just over two million people. Between 2014 and 2017, over 35,000 of its citizens arrived, “irregularly” on European shores, according to Frontex, the EU border agency, with even more whose... Read more
VA Bizhive: Ventures Africa Releases The Second Edition Of Its Business Series-Is Waste The Future?
LAGOS, Nigeria, January 10, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Ventures Africa, an online news platform and community that produces stories about an evolving Africa, has released the second edition of its business series, Ventures Africa BizHive. The quarterly digital magazine covers news analysis and discussions around entrepreneurship, evolving business trends... Read more
Invitation to a Press Briefing and Interview with President of Yale University on University Partnerships in Nigeria and across the Continent
NEW HAVEN, USA, January 9, 2020,-/African Media Agency (AMA)/- Yale University, a leader in higher education and one of the Ivy League colleges in the United States of America, invites journalists from Nigerian media to a press briefing and short Q&A session with Professor Peter Salovey, the 23rd President... Read more