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  • June 21, 2024

Business:Delegates announce $1.2 billion in funding to produce vaccines in Africa

World leaders, health groups, and pharmaceutical firms announced $1.2 billion in funding to produce vaccines in Africa, at the Global Forum for Vaccine Sovereignty and Innovation in Paris on Thursday. The …

UK Sunak’s bodyguard arrested for election bet

One of Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s bodyguards has been arrested following alleged bets on the date of Britain’s national elections, made before they were announced, authorities said Wednesday. The Metropolitan Police …

Business:Niger revokes French company’s operating licence at major uranium mine

Niger’s military government has revoked the operating licence of French nuclear fuel producer, Orano, at one of the world’s biggest uranium mines, the company said on Thursday. The decision has highlighted …

illegal African immigration network dismantled in France

They brought illegal immigrants into the territory with real French passports: the border police (PAF) at Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport this week dismantled an illegal immigration network from sub-Saharan Africa, Africanewsguru.com learned …

France is going to stand by Guinea in transition

France “hopes that the political transition underway in Guinea will be successful.” Its was a key message of the visit to Conakry of the French foreign ministry’s State Secretary for development …

France’s foreign minister visits Ivory Coast for talks

France’s foreign minister has visited Ivory Coast for talks on security and trade with President Alassane Ouattara and his government. Speaking in the economic capital Abidjan on Friday, Catherine Colonna said …

French strategy in Africa “finalized within six months”

French President Emmanuel Macron has made official the end of the ‘Barkhane’ operation in Mali and detailed that the country’s new ‘roadmap’ on the African continent will be “finalized within six …

France charges 5 more children of ex-Gabonese leader Bongo over ‘ill-gotten assets’

France has charged five more children of former Gabonese president Omar Bongo in a long-running inquiry over “ill-gotten wealth“, a judicial source said Friday. French investigators suspect several members of the …

Mali suspend all rotations of UNMIS troops

The Malian authorities have suspended all rotations of the military and police contingents of the United Nations Mission in Mali (UNMIS), including those already scheduled, the foreign ministry said in a …

Laurent Bucyibaruta Slammed 20 years in prison

Civil parties in the case of the jailed former senior Rwandan official  Laurent Bucyibaruta have welcomed the ruling by a Paris court after handing him 20 years for complicity in the …

Tunisia issues international arrest for ex-president

Tunisia issued an international arrest warrant for former president Moncef Marzouki Thursday over accusations that he undermined the North African country´s security, a top Tunisian court said. The court didn’t provide …

Mali youth back deployment of Russian fighters as France issues warning

Malian collective ‘Yerewolo’ on Wednesday hailed a rumored deal between Mali and Russian mercenary group Wagner, a private security contractor which has also deployed in the Central African Republic. “If Wagner …

France : leader of militant group accused of deadly attacks in Mali killed

French forces killed the leader of the jihadist group Islamic State in the Greater Sahara (EIGS), Adnan Abu Walid al-Sahrawi, a “major success,” President Emmanuel Macron announced Wednesday night. “This is …