Africa

The Politics of Lithium Extraction in Africa: Economic, Environmental and Geopolitical Impact

Abstract: Lithium is a vital resource used to produce batteries for electric cars and other high-tech devices. China is currently…

1 month ago

Azali Assoumani of Comoros Elected as New AU Chairperson

President Azali Assoumani of the Union of Comoros has taken over the rotating Chairperson of the African Union (AU) for…

1 month ago

The 36th African Union Session Renews Commitment Towards Strengthening Africa’s Health Systems

During the 36th Ordinary Session of the African Union Assembly, the Department of Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development in…

1 month ago

African Leaders Gather For Reviewing Africa’s Progress and Development

Reports indicated that African leaders and delegations of regional groups during their meeting on February 18 to 19 would press…

1 month ago

Geopolitical Changes Threaten Africa’s Unity

In this long-ranging and insightful interview conducted by our media executive Kester Kenn Klomegah with Dr Mohamed Chtatou, a senior…

1 month ago

Angela Merkel Receives Félix Houphouët-Boigny-UNESCO Peace Prize

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS; and also known as CEDEAO French and Portuguese) is a regional political…

1 month ago

Vice-President Teodoro Nguema Obiang’s Superyacht and Homes Seized in South Africa

The Republic of Equatorial Guinea, located on the west coast of central Africa, is the third-largest oil producer in sub-Saharan…

1 month ago

Four takeaways from Sergey Lavrov’s visit to Mali

Despite stringent sanctions after invading its neighbouring Republic of Ukraine since February 24, Russia has been struggling to strike friendship…

1 month ago

Russian and African Legislators Meet, And What Next?

The Russian Foreign Ministry and the State Duma (the lower Chamber of Parliamentarians) have agreed to hold the next International…

1 month ago

The new role of formal and informal academic diplomacy for the China-Africa Forum

Chinese think tanks and research centers play an important role in political decision-making by developing general visions for formulating important…

2 months ago