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US professor urges African countries to counter foreign interference and undue pressure

Addis Ababa January 13, 2022/ENA/ African countries must work together to counter foreign interference and undue pressure, urged an American associate professor at Los Angeles City College Lee Conquizca. In an exclusive interview with the Ethiopian News Agency, Dr. Lee Conquizca said African countries must unite to thwart foreign interference and undue pressure against the […]

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Senegal seeks to learn from the mistakes of other African countries and reverse the “resource curse”

By Kester Kenn Klomegah Senegal organized a well-representative meeting to seek dialogue with a representative sample of civil society leaders, experts from different economic sectors and public and private business leaders for the management of oil and gas revenues, of hydrocarbons and energy resources of the country in the country. Senegal, located on the West […]

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The exploits of Nigerian writers on the world stage… as other African countries dominate literary awards in 2021 – :::… The Tide News Online :::…

A few months ago, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on International Youth Day 2021 said: “Young people are at the forefront of the struggle to build a better future for all”. He added that “the Covid -19 pandemic has highlighted the urgent need for the kind of transformational change they seek”, while urging young people […]

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Emirates airline suspends travel from more African countries

An Airbus SE A380-800 aircraft, operated by Emirates, taxi at Dubai International Airport in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Monday, March 23, 2020. Emirates, the largest long-haul airline, based in Dubai, and neighbor Etihad Abu Dhabi will stop carrying passengers for two weeks from Wednesday due to local restrictions. Photographer: Christopher Pike / Bloomberg via […]

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Biden lifts travel ban in 8 African countries with Omicron variant

Travel restrictions will be lifted for eight African countries under the new COVID-19 variant, Omicron. According to a senior official in the Biden administration, the president has lifted his travel restrictions to Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Eswatini, Mozambique and Lesotho, reports CNBC. The restrictions are expected to end on December 31 at 12:01 […]

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United States lifts travel restrictions for southern African countries

MONDAY, December 27, 2021 (HealthDay News) – As of December 31, the United States will lift travel restrictions on eight countries in southern Africa. The restrictions were first announced in late November in response to concerns over Omicron, the highly contagious new variant of COVID-19. Omicron was first spotted in southern Africa. The restrictions targeted […]

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Somali student defeats 54 African countries in Abuja to win Miss University Africa crown

Adar Yusuf Ibrahim, who represented Somalia at the 9th edition of Miss University Africa, made history by becoming the first Muslim woman wearing a hijab to win a continental title. Miss Africa University 2021. Miss University Africa, which is the brain child of the African Personality Forum, is a non bikini competition comprising the 55 […]

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Travel bans between the United States and eight South African countries will be lifted

Image via Getty / Dave Rowland The White House has announced the lifting of travel bans in eight southern African countries. Reuters reports that foreign nationals who have visited South Africa, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Lesotho, Eswatini, Mozambique and Malawi will be allowed to enter the United States after 12:01 am ET on the 31st. December. […]

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Omicron: US lifts travel restrictions on 8 southern African countries

REUTERS Fri 24 Dec 2021 21:45 Last update on: Fri 24 Dec 2021 21:49 Passengers wait to board international flights, amid the spread of the new variant of SARS-CoV-2 Omicron, at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, November 28, 2021. REUTERS / Sumaya Hisham / File Photo “> Passengers wait to board international […]

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United States Lifts Omicron Travel Ban on Eight African Countries | US News

The Biden administration will lift travel restrictions on eight southern African countries imposed last month over concerns over the rapidly spreading variant of Covid-19 Omicron, the White House said on Friday. Foreign nationals banned from entering the United States because they have visited one of the eight countries in the previous 14 days will be […]