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Photo shows the 50 MW Garissa Solar Power Plant. Photo from China Jiangxi International Economic and Technical Cooperation Co., Ltd.

China-Africa photovoltaic cooperation benefits more Africans

By Wan Yu Photovoltaic power generation has grown into a new highlight of new energy development in Africa, as well as an important part of...
A fighter of the UN-recognized Libyan government gestures on a pickup truck in the Abu Qurain area about 300 kilometers east of the Libyan capital Tripoli, July 20, 2020.

Libyan PM stresses commitment to newly announced cease-fire

The UN-backed Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Tuesday stressed commitment to the recently announced cease-fire in the country. Serraj made his...
African Union chief Moussa Faki Mahamat (L) shakes hands with China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi before their meeting in Beijing on February 8, 2018.

Zambian businessmen call on Africans to view China’s presence in more objective way

China's policy toward Africa demonstrates a win-win situation and Africans need to view China's presence and the China-Africa partnership in a more objective way,...

WACSI condemns the arrest of Mr. Madi Jobarteh

The West Africa Civil Society Institute (WACSI), an institution established to strengthen the capacity of civil society organisations in West Africa; the Africans Rising,...

Ghana marks Day of Scientific Renaissance of Africa

As Africans mark the Day of Scientific Renaissance of Africa (DSRA) today, Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and...
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Ayoba provides connections and vital information amidst COVID-19

The spread of COVID-19 has touched every part of Africa. Governments’ lockdown restrictions to limit the spread of the virus have meant many people...
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AU commission chief urges Africans to drive toward self-sufficiency

Marking Africa Day, the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, on Monday underlined the need for Africans to chart their...

Ghana Union in Norway condemn inhumane treatments meted out to Africans in China

The Ghana Union in Norway have come out to condemn what they describe as inhume treatment of Africans in China in the midst of...
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It’s Time Africans Sanitize Our Minds and Not Only Our Hands

The only continent with Rich mineral elements such as gold, diamond, manganese,oil, cocoa, ivory timber etc,yet instead of Africa progressing,we are rather retrogressing. We...
Gao Feng (left), a poverty alleviation cadre from Zhongshan Power Supply Bureau, China Southern Power Grid checks the growth of bell pepper with local farmers in a green house in Zhaoqing, Guangdong province. Photo courtesy of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council

China and Africa in communication on situation in Guangdong

China said here Wednesday it is in close communication and friendly talks with the African side on the situation of Africans living in south...
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Africans are being used as guinea pigs for Coronavirus

On March 30, 2020, an American company L.E.A.F Pharmaceuticals (Lifting and Empowering All Families), based in the United States, has announced that it will...
A volunteer medical team sent to Iran by the Red Cross Society of China visits a hospital for investigation. Photo: Courtesy of the Red Cross Society of China

Africans hail China’s efforts in curbing COVID-19, keen to learn its experience

Africans have hailed China's efforts and measures taken to curb the COVID-19 outbreak, expressing their keen interest to learn its experience as the African...
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Rwanda approves waiver of visa fees for Africans, Commonwealth, OIF citizens

Rwandan cabinet Friday approved waiver of visa fees for a broad category of visitors entering the east African country. Cabinet approved waiver of entry visa...

Promote culture and traditions for the development of Africa – Nana Oyeadieyie

Nana Oyeadieyie I, the Akwamuhene of Dwenase Bomaa in the Dormaa Ahenkro Traditional Area, has urged Africans to promote their rich culture, traditions and...
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Year of Return: Invest in Africa – Akon urges African Diaspora

Global music superstar Akon, has urged Africans in the Diaspora to invest their talent and resources in Africa to help rebuild the continent. ...

Year of Return: “Joseph” movie premieres with the Late Obetsebi-Lamptey remembered

As Ghana climaxes its "Year of Return" with series of activities in December, a movie titled "Joseph" has been premiered in honour of one...
Harriet Tubman film depicting protagonist and leader of the Philadelphia Anti-Slavery Society

Harriet Tubman Film Highlights the Leading Role of Africans in Their Own Liberation

From enslavement in Maryland to the Civil War, one woman typifies the legacy of resistance Title: Harriet Director: Kasi Lemmons Producers: Gregory Allen Howard, Debra Martin Chase,...
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Africans should unite to end xenophobic violence in South Africa – Naledi Pandor

"Africans have no choice but to be united" against hatred and conflicts that plague South Africa, an official said on Friday of the recent...
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New Afrobarometer report : Most Africans Want democratic elections As Best Way To Choose...

According to new Afrobarometer survey data, most Africans support democratic elections as the best way to choose their leaders if they see their previous...
Rwandan President Paul Kagame, his wife Jeannette Kagame, African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker light the flame of remembrance at the Kigali Genocide Memorial during the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

AU Urge Africans to Renew Their Pledge as They Remember Victims

As Africa marks the 25th Anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, the African Union (AU) has called on Africans to renew...
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QNET Expo in Kumasi Seeks to Pave Way for Economic Empowerment in Africa

One of the leading global direct-selling giants, QNET is organizing an Expo in Kumasi from 23rd March to 24th March at the Golden Bean...
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Africans in the Diaspora Charged to Show Commitment to Africa’s Development

Mr Diallo Sumbry, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Adinkra Group of the United States of America (USA), has called on Africans...
Slavery In Virginia During The Th Century

Africans taken to the British colony of Virginia set the stage for the rise...

400 Years and the Struggle to End Enslavement, Colonialism and Neo-colonialism Note: Following is the text of an address delivered by the author on Thursday...

Ghanaian students at UK universities the fifth largest group of Africans

According to the latest higher education statistics, in 2017/18 a number of 1,495 students from Ghana were seeking to get a degree in UK,...

Nigerians living in Ghana will always respect the traditional laws of Ghana –...

The King of the Igbo Community in Ghana, Eze (Dr) Chukwudi Ihenetu, Eze Ohazurume I, Eze Ndi Igbo Ghana, has urged all Africans to...

Africans must lead fight to root out corruption – Zimbabwean Envoy

The Dean of the African Diplomatic Corps in Ghana Pavelyn Tendai Musaka has urged African citizens to be agents in the fight to stamp...

Somalia: “Say No to Famine” :Project Unveiled

The African Development Bank’s Deputy Director General for East Africa, Nnenna Nwabufo, represented the institution at the launch of the Say No to Famine...
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As Africans We Must Be Proud of Own Story

Ghanaians and Africans in general have been urged to tell their own story to the world instead of depending on others to do...
A Djiboutian girl kisses a female medical care staff on the cheek, Aug. 29, 2017. (CFP photo by Jiang Shan)

China’s Peace Ark Brings Hope to Africans

After wrapping up a 155-day humanitarian visit to Africa, Chinese naval hospital ship Peace Ark arrived at a military port in Zhoushan, east China’s...
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Ablakwa Roots for Africa in the Diaspora

Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Ranking Member on Foreign Affairs has called for international publicity to highlight the “Right of Abode” law, which offer Africans...