A selection of the most important news related to Africa, Asia, and Europe found in different media outlets from around the world

January 22, 2019
A closer look at the current police numbers reveals as much as a third of the police force is dedicated to serving as personal security to VIPs […]
QuartzAfrica,
January 18, 2019
Tens of millions of Africans will go to the polls this year in the hope of using the ballot to deepen the quality of democratic governance. […]
QuartzAfrica,
January 16, 2019

Shabab Claim Responsibility for Deadly Assault on Nairobi Hotel-Office Complex

Assailants identified as Shabab militants attacked a Nairobi luxury hotel and office complex on Tuesday, spreading death and panic as the police in Kenya’s capital evacuated […]
The New York Times,
January 16, 2019
The best global estimate we have is that over more than 40 million people were victims of modern slavery or forced labour in 2016. With Target 8.7 of […]
Thomsons Reuters Foundation,
January 10, 2019
More than 46 million citizens were registered to cast their votes on Dec. 30, in a historic election for country which has never seen a democratic transition of power since […]
QuartzAfrica,
January 2, 2019
The Horn of Africa is an area of intensive maritime trade, as well as a centre of migratory routes towards Europe. For the EU, cooperation with […]
Press releases EEAS,
January 2, 2019
The United Nations Security Council on Friday unanimously approved the deployment of a UN advance team to monitor a ceasefire in the Red Sea port city […]
Africa CGTN,
December 27, 2018

DR Congo Polls Postponed One Week to December 30

Elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo have been postponed by one week, to Dec. 30, the country’s electoral commission said Thursday. Commission chair Corneille Nangaa […]
VOA News,
December 24, 2018
China’s growing cloud in Africa is also of concern in Europe. The EU may still outpace Beijing in terms of trade with the continent – some […]
Independent Ireland,