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Aid groups warn of looming drought, food shortages in Madagascar

Severe drought conditions are making a humanitarian crisis in Madagascar ever more likely, warned Doctors Without Borders (MSF) on Tuesday, calling for food to...
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Kenya replaces Madagascar for weightlifting Olympics qualifiers

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KENYA has been awarded the hosting rights for the final African qualifiers for the Tokyo Olympic Games, taking over from Madagascar. Madagascar, which had been...
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1.1 million people in Madagascar’s Grand Sud drought severely food insecure

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More than 1.1 million people are severely food insecure in Madagascar's Grand Sud, where drought crisis is rapidly deteriorating, UN humanitarians said on Friday. "In...
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Ghana receives Madagascar COVID-19 medicine for testing

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Ghana has received samples of Madagascar’s highly publicised COVID-19 remedy and preventive herbal medicine, known as 'Covid-Organics'. The Ministry of Information announced this in a...
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Gambia receives Madagascar’s “COVID-Organics” consignment

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The Gambia Presidency has announced on Tuesday that the government has received a consignment of COVID-Organics from Madagascar to treat patients infected by the...
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Nigeria to assess Madagascar’s anti-COVID-19 herbal medicine

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Nigeria will assess an herbal potion offered by Madagascar that may cure COVID-19 patients, a top official said Monday. The possible herbal...
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Kwame Nkrumah Ideological Institute commends African Union

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The Kwame Nkrumah Ideological Institute (KNII), has commended the African Union (AU), for taking steps towards getting the African Center for Disease Control, to...
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Ghana is ready to test the efficacy of Madagascar’s COVID-19 cure

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Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, the Director General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has said Ghana is ready to make an assessment on ‘Covid-Organics’- the...
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African Union urged to support Madagascar on its new found cure for COVID-19

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The Kwame Nkrumah Ideological Institute (KNII), has called on the African Union, to support Madagascar towards marketing its newly found cure for COVID-19. "We urge...
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Chinese vice premier to visit Ghana

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Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan will pay official friendly visits to Madagascar, Namibia and Ghana from Nov. 4 to 13 at the invitation of...

AfCFTA host win: Ghana commits $10m to secretariat set up

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Ghana has committed $10 million for the setting up of the Secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). Ghana beat off competition from...

Amnesty tasks Malagasy authorities to end torture and killings by security forces

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Amnesty International has challenged Malagasy authorities to take decisive steps to end the entrenched culture of impunity for killings, torture and other ill-treatment...
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Chinese artists stage spectacular show in Madagascar

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Chinese artists from Shenzhen Arts Company staged a spectacular show here for a Malagasy audience on Monday, with applause and laughter filling the hall...
Madagascan President-elect Andry Rajoelina views guard of honour during his swearing-in ceremony at Mahamasina stadium in Antananarivo, capital of Madagascar, Jan. 19, 2019. Andry Rajoelina was sworn in as Madagascar's president on Saturday at Mahamasina stadium in the Madagascan capital city of Antananarivo. (Xinhua/Sitraka)

Madagascar’s New Leader Andry Rajoelina Sworn into Office

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Andry Rajoelina was sworn in as Madagascar's president on Saturday at Mahamasina stadium in the Madagascan capital city of Antananarivo. "From now on, Malagasy...
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Madagascar High Court Defends Rajoelina’s Election

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Madagascar's High Constitutional Court upheld Tuesday the victory of Andry Rajoelina in the second round of presidential vote last month. "We declare that Mr....

Amnesty International To Launch Their Expose Report On October 23

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Amnesty International will launch a report on 23 October exposing how the widespread use of pre-trial detention is keeping thousands in life threatening prison...
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Court Sustains sentence for environmental Activist in Madagascar

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In response to the Fianarantsoa Appeal Court’s decision to uphold a two-year suspended jail sentence against environmental human rights defender Raleva for questioning the...
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Madagascar: criminalizing the right to protest is wrong

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Amid escalating tensions following the Malagasy government’s reiteration of a ban on political protests, Amnesty International’s Regional Director for Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said: ...
People carry a man shot in the abdomen during clashes with police at an opposition protest against new election laws in Madagascar

Madagascar’s leader says opposition protests equals to a coup

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Madagascar's president Hery Rajaonarimampianina on Sunday described an opposition-led demonstration on Saturday in the capital, Antananarivo, as a coup attempt. "Madagascar is a country respecting...
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Captain of Aduana mentions poor officiating for Aduana’s fate

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Emmanuel Akuoko, captain of Aduana Stars, has blamed the team's recent 2:1 loss to Fosa Juniors in their Confederation Of African Football (CAF) Confederations...
People carry a man shot in the abdomen during clashes with police at an opposition protest against new election laws in Madagascar

One dead, 17 harmed amid opposition protests in Madagascar

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One was shot dead, while 17 others were injured during opposition demonstrations on Saturday in Antananarivo, capital of Madagascar, Madagascar's Prime minister Olivier Mahafaly...
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Madagascar Must Revoke Raleva’s Sentence

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Malagasy authorities should quash the two-year suspended jail sentence handed in 2017 to an environmental activist who was targeted for questioning the activities of...
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Madagascar to export 17,000 tons of litchis

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Madagascar will export 17,000 tons of litchis this season, the country's group of litchis exporters said on Monday. A so-called litchis campaign will open in...

Madagascar’s former president Albert Zafy dies

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Madagascar's former president Albert Zafy died on Friday in the French-ruled Island La Reunion, Madagascar's presidency said in its facebook official page. "Albert Zafy was...
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Death toll from plague rises to 48 in Madagascar

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The number of people killed by plague has risen to 48 in Madagascar, authorities said on Tuesday. During the Aug. 1-Oct. 10 period, the health...

Uganda to face Madagascar ahead of 2018 World Cup qualifier

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Uganda's Cranes will face Madagascar in an international friendly on Wednesday to prepare for a 2018 World Cup qualifier against Ghana. Humphrey Mandu, the assistant...
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Madagascar hopes to boost economic growth through agricultural transformation

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Madagascar hopes to realize economic development through agricultural transformation, Madagascar's President Hery Rajaonarimampianina said on Thursday. "I am committed to give new impetus to the...
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First ever African Land Commissioners meeting held in Accra

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The first ever meeting of African Land Commissioners opened in Accra Monday with Ghana’s Lands and Natural Resources Minister, John-Peter Amewu, lamenting the extreme...

IMF approves US$86 Million grant for Madagascar

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The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed the first review of Madagascar’s economic performance under a program supported by an Extended...

Jenny Dee appointed as Australian High Commissioner to Mauritius

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Australian Foreign Affairs Minister, Julie Bishop has announced Miss Jenny Dee as the next Australia High Commissioner to Mauritius. The decision was made public in...