2022 World Cup: a “fire draw” for African play-offs

2022 World Cup a fire draw for African play offs

An improvised football match in Douala on January 21. Cameroon is hosting the 33rd African Cup of Nations from January 9 to February 6. CHARLY TRIBALLEAU / AFP The roadblocks began on Saturday, January 22, from the lobby of a five-star hotel in Douala, Cameroon. It was a battle to get a place to attend … Read more

African art: “There is not even a discussion to be had on restitutions, we must return”

African art There is not even a discussion to be

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Exhibition curator Koyo Kouoh and French President Emmanuel Macron at the Africa-France summit in Montpellier, October 8, … Read more

Actor Sidney Poitier dies; opened the doors of cinema for African Americans

Actor Sidney Poitier dies opened the doors of cinema for

Sidney Poitier, whose portrayal of determined and worthy heroes in films such as “To Sir With Love,” “In the Heat of the Night” and “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” established him as Hollywood’s first African-American idol and helped open the world. door of the film industry, has passed away at the age of 94. His … Read more

Omicron variant: the United States will reopen its borders to travelers from eight African countries on December 31

Omicron variant the United States will reopen its borders to

More than a month after the appearance of the Omicron variant in southern Africa, the United States is reopening its borders. Travel restrictions on eight African countries, which were imposed in late November in an attempt to slow the spread of this new variant, will be lifted from December 31, Twitter reported on Friday (December … Read more

Bolloré to sell its African logistics to the Italian-Swiss group MSC

Bollore to sell its African logistics to the Italian Swiss group

Containers on a boat moored at the port of Abidjan, in October 2012. BOTH KAMBOU / AFP We were expecting the French CMA CGM or the Danish Maersk, it is finally the Italian-Swiss MSC which has set its sights on the logistics activities of the Bolloré group in Africa. The Frenchman announced, Monday, December 20, … Read more

Colors Of Ostrava 2022 Add Post-Grunge Modest Mouse, Great African Music Youssou N’Doura And Irish Hope Inhaler

Colors Of Ostrava 2022 Add Post Grunge Modest Mouse Great African

International music festival program Colours Of Ostrava 2022 In addition to the already confirmed main stars of The Killers, Twenty One Pilots, Martin Garrix and the LP, it is growing by other big foreign names. One of the most original and impressive bands of the American post-grunge scene, Modest Mouse, will come to the Czech … Read more

In the Central African Republic, a prolonged but weakened Minusca

In the Central African Republic a prolonged but weakened Minusca

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Rwandan peacekeepers from Minusca, in Bangassou, February 3, 2021. ALEXIS HUGUET / AFP In the Central African … Read more

Football World Cup: the last two decisive days for the African selections

Football World Cup the last two decisive days for the

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “World Africa” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Al-Bayt Stadium, built for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, north of Doha, Qatar in December 2019. KAI … Read more

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