SOCIAL | SOCIAL

24-Sep-2022 to 19:06

Seven Ethiopian Artists among nominees of 2022 All Africa Music Awards

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Seven Ethiopian Artists have been nominated for the 2022 All Africa Music Awards (Afrima), APA can report on Saturday.

Read more

21-Sep-2022 to 16:24

UK announces new relief package for famine-hit Horn

APA-Mogadishu (Somalia) — The UK Development Minister Vicky Ford has announced a new package of support for people affected by the worst drought in decades in the Horn of Africa.

Read more

17-Sep-2022 to 14:13

285 suicide cases linked to dementia - Rwanda police

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A total of 285 people have committed suicide in 2022 over mental health in Rwanda, according to a police report obtained by APA on Saturday.

Read more

16-Sep-2022 to 10:56

Tsunami of hunger threatening Africa's Horn - UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The interlinked crises of war, drought and famine are poised to exacerbate a tsunami of hunger for millions of people in the Horn of Africa many of them children, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator has warned.

Read more

14-Sep-2022 to 12:13

Gambia paralysed by commercial drivers' strike

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — An ongoing nationwide strike by commercial drivers in The Gambia has all but paralysed traffic for thousands of people who depend on them to commute in and around the country's urban townships, APA can report from Banjul on Wednesday.

Read more

13-Sep-2022 to 11:28

Morocco: divorce cases on the rise

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco has shown a galloping increase in divorce cases over the last two years. A finding that the Minister of Justice explains by an awareness in the couple, of the need to manage divorces on the basis of understanding and dialogue and the relaxation of the divorce procedure in case of agreement between the two parties.

Read more

12-Sep-2022 to 15:31

FORAF wants African regions as “structuring poles”

APA – Rabat (Morocco) — The first edition of the African Regions Forum (FORAF) “proved to be a success,” according to the organisers.

Read more