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The number of asymum seekers is rising after a paue during the Covid pandemic.  By Vincenzo PINTO AFPFile

EU reaches long-stalled deal on refugee hosting

9 hours ago | Africa: Africa

EU nations on Thursday reached agreement on a long-stalled revision of the bloc's rules to share the hosting of asylum s ...

20 hours ago | Africa: Africa

Ruined, bullet-pocked buildings line the stony track leading to the PK3 -- a makeshift camp housing tens of thousands of ...

20 hours ago | Africa: Africa

Rabat, 7 June 2023 - The ECA Office for North Africa and Oxford Economics Africa held on Wednesday 7 June a joint online ...

Jun 2, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Guinea-Bissau heads to the polls on Sunday in legislative elections called by the president, who seeks constitutional ch ...

Jun 2, 2023 | Africa: Africa

A long trek across the desert of northeastern Niger brings the visitor to one of the most astonishing and rewarding sigh ...

Jun 1, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Top diplomats from BRICS countries called for a rebalancing of the global order during talks in South Africa on Thursd ...

Jun 1, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Seventeen countries in West Africa and the Sahel have agreed a deal to make soil fertilisers more accessible and afforda ...

Jun 1, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Shelling and aerial bombardments killed 18 civilians at a Khartoum market as fighting showed no signs of abating Thursda ...

Jun 1, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Addis Ababa, 29 May 2023 - The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Union Commission (AUC ...

Jun 1, 2023 | Africa: Africa

The Africa Cybersecurity Alliance (ACA) has announced the appointment of Peterking Quaye as the National Focal Person fo ...

May 31, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Curbing global heating at 1.5 degrees Celsius will avert runaway climate change but not mass suffering in developing nat ...

May 31, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Anti-LGBTQ bills in Kenya and Uganda have unleashed an unprecedented wave of online disinformation targeting the communi ...

May 30, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Burkina Faso's prime minister on Tuesday ruled out negotiations with jihadist insurgents who control swathes of the coun ...

May 29, 2023 | Africa: Africa

Nigeria's new president Bola Tinubu, sworn in on Monday, has promised to unite Africa's most populous nation and tackle ...