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MeToo rallies kicked off in the United States and swept the world.  By Mark RALSTON AFP

Five years on, how #MeToo shook the world

15 hours ago | Africa: Africa

By forcing the world to wake up to the daily sexual abuse suffered by women, the MeToo movement became a social revolut ...

Sep 29, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Dozens of feminist activists demonstrated Wednesday in Morocco's capital, calling for legalised abortions after a teenag ...

Sep 28, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Earth's climate is changing so quickly that humanity is running out of chances to fix it, primatologist Jane Goodall has ...

Sep 27, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Nigeria rice farmer Adamu Garba squelched barefoot through his paddy fields, surveying damage from devastating floods th ...

Sep 26, 2022 | Africa: Africa

At least five people, including two children, were killed Monday after a six-storey building collapsed in a town on the ...

Sep 24, 2022 | Africa: Africa

In a makeshift changing room swathed with black fabric, South African Luke Andalis transforms into the burly Aratak, pre ...

Sep 23, 2022 | Africa: Africa

The Central African Republic's top court on Friday annulled presidential decrees setting up a committee to rewrite the c ...

Sep 21, 2022 | Africa: Africa

His Toyota Matrix has driven the equivalent of four times around the world and it would never pass an inspection in Euro ...

Sep 21, 2022 | Africa: Africa

World leaders called Tuesday for urgent efforts to address global food insecurity, with fears mounting of a disastrous h ...

Sep 19, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Wingers Kurt-Lee Arendse and Sibusiso Nkosi have been recalled by South Africa ahead of a final round Rugby Championship ...

Sep 16, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Springbok fly-half Elton Jantjies, who early this week was sent home from Argentina ahead of a Rugby Championship match, ...

Sep 16, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Staff of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) as well as high-level representatives of African governments, the ...

Sep 15, 2022 | Africa: Africa

Ugandan climate activist Vanessa Nakate recently traveled to the drought-ravaged Horn of Africa to hear from children su ...

Sep 15, 2022 | Africa: Africa

US climate envoy John Kerry on Thursday urged African countries to help overcome divisions between rich and poor nations ...

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