CENTRAFIQUE | CENTRAFRIQUE

27-Sep-2019 to 17:27

Three Senegalese peacekeepers die in chopper crash in CAR

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Three Senegalese peacekeeping soldiers died and another was wounded in the crash of a helicopter in the western town of Bouar, Central African Republic (CAR), the Directorate of Information and Public Relations of the Senegalese Army (Dirpa) said in a statement issued Friday.

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18-Jul-2019 to 15:35

HRW decries CAR massacre

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) — Human Rights Watch has decried the killing of 46 civilians apparently by fighters of the Return, Reclamation, Rehabilitation, or 3R group in three attacks in Ouham Pendé province of the Central African Republic almost two months ago.

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18-Jul-2019 to 12:38

CAR's home gardening culture bears fruit

APA - Bangui (Central African Rep.) — The culture of home gardening, promoted in Central African Republic capital Bangui by several NGOs and partners, including the United Nations, has yielded fruitful results.

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10-Jul-2019 to 09:59

CAR: A nation of worm-eaters

APA - Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpe — In the Central African Republic, the wet season is greeted with joy, as abundant rain bring luxurious vegetation and swarms of caterpillars, which are a treat for a sizeable section of the population.

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04-Jul-2019 to 08:59

CAR parliamentarians face bribery probe

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpe — The office of the Central African National Assembly says it is investigating corruption allegations on three deputies who reportedly received CFA40 million as bribes from several Chinese companies looking to establish themselves in the country.

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12-Jun-2019 to 12:11

CAR hosts 150 African MPs for APU session

APA - Bangui (Central African Rep.) — The seventy-fourth session of the African Parliamentary Union (APU), will open Wednesday, at the National Assembly in Bangui, the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), where 150 lawmakers from the continent are expected, APA reports here.

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29-May-2019 to 18:21

103 MINUSCA troopers died in line of duty

APA-Bangui (Central African Republic) By Pierre Koutoukpé — A total of 103 troopers under the United Nations Integrated Multidimensional Mission for the Stabilization of the Central African Republic (UNMISCA) lost their lives in the line of duty to protect populations in distress, the UN Secretary General’s Representative in Bangui, Mankeur Ndiaye disclosed on Wednesday.

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