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COVID-19 Could Drive Half a Billion People Into Poverty Worldwide

Nairobi, Kenya – The fallout from the coronavirus outbreak that has killed around 90,000 people and wreaked havoc on economies around the world could push around half a billion people into poverty, Oxfam stated on Thursday. The report released by the Nairobi-based charity ahead of next week’s International Monetary Fund (IMF)/World Bank annual meeting calculated the […]

The political economy of Coronavirus(COVID-19) in Africa

“It seems, the more there is written about the causes of the Coronavirus – the more the written analyses are overshadowed by a propaganda and fear-mongering hype. Questions for the truth and arguments for where to look for the origins and how the virus may have spread and how to combat it, are lost in […]

The Khaleeji Intervention in Africa’s Horn-Devastating Impact On Somalia

On Saturday morning December 28th, A truck bomb exploded at a busy intersection at KM 5 + security checkpoint at in Somalia’s capital, killing at least 90 people including many University students on their way to Universities outside the capital city, Hawkers, women and children authorities said. It was the worst attack in Mogadishu in […]

China’s Trade with African Countries

It is not a secret that China has recently been actively increasing its influence in the countries of the African continent. China’s interests in Africa become very clear if we take into account the fact that at the beginning of the 21st century, the Chinese economy faced a number of systemic problems associated, first of […]

The Art of Peace- The New Silk Road Counters an Age of Turbulence

On November 16, an seminar was held in Montreal Canada entitled “The Art of Peace: The New Silk Road Counters an Age of Turbulence” hosted by the Rising Tide Foundation, featuring six speakers tackling the multi-faceted New Silk Road from artistic, engineering, historical, philosophical and scientific standpoints.

Terrorist Attack on Church in Burkina Faso Leaves 14 Dead

OUAGADOUGOU – Fourteen people were killed in an attack Sunday on a church in Eastern Burkina Faso where places of worship have suffered a string of terrorist assaults this year, the regional government announced. “Unidentified armed men” carried out the attack during a Sunday service at a Protestant church in the town of Hantoukoura near […]