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Morocco's king reiterates commitment to strategic partnership with France

Morocco's King Mohammed VI reiterated Saturday his country's commitment to further deepening strategic partnership with France.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 7:48:12

Tunisian minister in charge of constitutional affairs submits resignation

Tunisian Minister of Relations with the Constitutional Authorities, Civil Society and Human Rights submitted Saturday his resignation to Tunisian Prime Minister Youssef Chahed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 7:02:29

Tanzanian president orders prisoners to work harder, stop using mobile phones

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Saturday ordered prisons authorities to ensure that inmates worked hard and stopped using mobile phones to communicate with relatives and friends.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 7:01:49

Kenya's Jubilee Party can borrow lessons from China: official

Secretary general of Kenya's ruling Jubilee Party said Kenya is keen to borrow lessons from the Communist Party of China (CPC) in a forum held in Nairobi on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 6:58:56

Eritrea president visits Ethiopia's flagship Chinese-built industrial park

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki on Saturday paid a visit to textile and apparel manufacturing companies inside Ethiopia's flagship Chinese-built Hawassa Industrial Park.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/15 6:49:55

At least 2 killed in twin blasts in Mogadishu

At least two people were killed in twin blasts in Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/14 23:37:58

Nigeria's new light rail officially commences operation

Nigeria on Thursday formally commissioned the China-assisted Abuja light rail transportation system, the first of its kind in West Africa.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 21:45:54

12 injured in fuel tank explosion near Egypt's Cairo airport

Twelve people were injured in a fuel tank explosion near Egypt's Cairo International Airport on Thursday night, but the air traffic was not affected.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 12:35:02

Algeria underlines close cooperation with Tunisia in fighting terrorism

Algerian Interior Minister Noureddine Bedoui on Thursday underlined the importance of close cooperation between Algeria and Tunisia in fighting terrorism.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 9:17:50

Algeria to hosts OPEC meeting in late September

Algeria will host a meeting of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in late September, Algerian Energy Minister Mustapha Guitouni said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/13 9:15:20

Uganda cops fire on social media tax protesters

Ugandan police fired live bullets and tear gas on Wednesday to break up a crowd of demonstrators who had gathered to protest a controversial tax on the use of social media.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/11 23:18:43

Kenya to promote manufacturing to boost exports

Kenya plans to promote the manufacturing sector in order to boost exports, a government official said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/11 9:04:37

Former EC president declares Africa as future at 1st EurAfrican Forum

The former president of the European Commission (EC) Jose Manuel Durao Barroso declared Africa to be the future, as the 1st EurAfrican Forum opened in Estoril, near Lisbon, on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/11 9:02:10

UN Security Council hails Eritrea-Ethiopia detente, mulls lifting Eritrea sanctions

The Security Council on Tuesday welcomed the decision of Eritrea and Ethiopia to end the state of war between them and build peace.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/11 8:54:58

AL Secretary General: B&R Initiative has potential to transform world

While the Silk Road in history paved way for modernity by linking east and west, the Belt and Road Initiative nowadays has the potential of transforming the world once again, said Arab League (AL) Secretary General Ahmed Aboul-Gheit on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/10 8:28:40

Ethiopia, Eritrea war 'has come to an end'

Ethiopia and Eritrea are no longer at war, the neighbors said in a joint statement Monday, a day after their leaders held a historic meeting in Asmara.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/9 23:03:39

Zuma's son in S.Africa court on corruption charges

Duduzane Zuma, the son of scandal-hit former South African president Jacob Zuma, appeared in ankle shackles in a Johannesburg court on Monday on corruption charges before being released on bail.
Source: AFP | 2018/7/9 22:58:40

Tunisia vows to "revenge" following attack against security agents

The Tunisian government vowed to revenge on Sunday after a "terrorist" attack on a border security station in northwest Tunisia killed at least nine members of security forces.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/7/9 9:30:07