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

May 3, 2019
The U.S. government’s development finance agency, the Overseas Private Investment Corp., aims to double investment in Africa to $12.4 billion to counter growing Chinese economic and […]
Bloomberg,
April 24, 2019
China’s grip was tightening as Djibouti’s debts were soaring. In a 2017 report, the International Monetary Fund said Djibouti’s public debt—the lion’s share of it owed […]
Bloomberg,
April 23, 2019
It is now official: Africa’s free trade agreement has drawn enough signatures to go into operation. On Tuesday (Apr. 2), The Gambia’s parliament was the 22nd […]
QuartzAfrica,
March 25, 2019
The 54 countries that weave together the rich tapestry of Africa are too often overlooked in the US political, media, and strategic dialog. The Trump administration’s […]
Health Affairs,
December 18, 2018

Nigeria Says Soldiers Who Killed Marchers Were Provoked

The message sent on Twitter was clear: When Nigerian soldiers opened fire on rock-throwing protesters in late October, Nigerian officials swiftly defended them, saying their forces […]
The New York Times,
December 13, 2018
The Trump administration on Thursday announced a sharp refocus of its Africa strategy to counter what it called the “predatory” practices of China and Russia, which […]
The Tribune,
December 12, 2018
Kenya will reportedly be named an “anchor” country when the Trump administration unveils its Africa policy on Thursday. National Security Advisor John Bolton, known for his […]
Nation Media Group,
November 9, 2018
For President/CEO, Security Watch Africa Initiatives, Mr. Patrick Agbambu, his passion has always been to ensure a safe and secure Africa. Through his organisation, he has for 15 […]
This Day Live,