SOCIETE | SOCIETY

06-Jul-2022 to 09:09

Two Ghanaian retired generals decorated in Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame has awarded medals to two retired senior officers of the Ghanaian army, who served in different peacekeeping roles during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis in his country, APA can report on Wednesday.

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04-Jul-2022 to 13:31

Ramaphosa blames underage drinking for S/Africa’s social decay

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The growing trend of underage drinking is “not only illegal, but also psychologically and physically detrimental to society,” President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday.

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21-Jun-2022 to 08:52

Malawi: Racism-accused Chinese fugitive arrested in Zambia

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — A Chinese national on the run from Malawi for allegedly filming children singing racist chants in Chinese has been arrested in neighbouring Zambia, a senior immigration official said on Monday.

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20-Jun-2022 to 19:02

EAC leaders want strong action against hate speech in DR Congo

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Regional leaders of the East African Community meeting in Nairobi, Kenya over security challenges in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) on Monday called for strong action to stop all offensive language, hate speech, threats of genocide and other politically inciting rhetoric.

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20-Jun-2022 to 16:52

Cote d'Ivoire welcomes returnees as UNHCR refugee status ends

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — This measure will take effect on June 30, 2022, when Ivory Coast joins international commemoration of World Refugee Day.

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13-Jun-2022 to 14:50

Senegalese journo, rebel leader get life sentence

APA - Ziguinchor (Senegal) — The high court in Ziguinchor, southern Senegal on Monday sentenced three defendants to life imprisonment in the Boffa Bayotte massacre case.

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17-May-2022 to 13:12

Mali junta "foils attempted coup"

APA - Bamako (Mali) — The announcement of a thwarted putsch comes 24 hours after Mali withdrew from the G5 Sahel, in protest against its failure to assume the rotating presidency of this organization.

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