UN peacekeepers start leaving conflict-torn African state — RT Africa

UN peacekeepers start leaving conflict-torn African state — RT Africa

Source link The move is part of the MONUSCO peacekeeping mission’s withdrawal from the DR Congo The UN stabilization mission (MONUSCO) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo) has withdrawn troops from its first military base in the country’s eastern region, where anti-government rebels have intensified deadly attacks in recent weeks. Peacekeepers handed […]

Ghanaian parliament moves to ban LGBTQ activities — RT Africa

Ghanaian parliament moves to ban LGBTQ activities — RT Africa

Source link The US says it is “deeply troubled” by the West African nation’s anti-gay legislation Lawmakers in Ghana have unanimously approved a bill criminalizing homosexual activity, despite warnings from Western governments including the US and France. The Proper Human Sexual Rights and Family Values Bill, also known as the Anti-Gay Bill, was passed by […]

Military cooperation with Russia strengthens security – African nation’s foreign minister — RT Africa

Military cooperation with Russia strengthens security – African nation’s foreign minister — RT Africa

Source link Mali’s army “has the opportunity to defend its territory” and the nation needs to continue to work with Moscow, Abdoulaye Diop has said Military cooperation with Moscow has helped strengthen the security of Mali, Abdoulaye Diop, the foreign minister of the West African state, announced during a press conference on Wednesday. After talks […]

African nation sends dozens of delegates to World Youth Festival — RT Africa

African nation sends dozens of delegates to World Youth Festival — RT Africa

Source link Festival organizer Rosmolodezh says the large attendance at the event in Russia dispels the myth that Moscow is isolated Moscow’s embassy in the Democratic Republic of the Congo has organized a departure ceremony for more than 60 delegates heading to Russia to represent the Central African nation at the World Youth Festival (WYF) […]

Neocolonialism doomed to extinction – Djiboutian politician — RT Africa

Neocolonialism doomed to extinction – Djiboutian politician — RT Africa

Source link Rising discontent with the prevailing global order is prompting diverse nations to rally behind Russia, Daher Ahmed Farah said Neocolonialism is doomed to extinction, Djiboutian politician and writer Daher Ahmed Farah has told RT in an exclusive interview. Speaking on the sidelines of the Second Congress of the International Russophile Movement and the […]

Nigerian unions protest against IMF and World Bank loans (VIDEO) — RT Africa

Nigerian unions protest against IMF and World Bank loans (VIDEO) — RT Africa

Source link The National Labor Congress claims that borrowing from the international financial institutions is worsening an economic crisis Nigerian government workers and several other groups, including traders and students, staged nationwide protests on Tuesday, demanding that the government address the country’s escalating economic crisis. The National Labor Congress (NLC), which organized the demonstrations, has […]

Multipolarity is a way out of the neocolonial system – African expert — RT Africa

Multipolarity is a way out of the neocolonial system – African expert — RT Africa

Source link The multipolar ideology represents a path to escape the neocolonial system, imperialism and the world’s destruction, secretary general of the Somali Intellectuals forum, Abdi Nur Siad, has told RT in an exclusive interview on the sidelines of the Second Congress of the International Russophile Movement and the Forum on Multipolarity. Siad, who is […]

Africa’s largest mosque opens — RT Africa

Africa’s largest mosque opens — RT Africa

Source link Only the holy sites of Mecca and Medina are believed to be bigger than the Great Mosque of Algiers in Algeria Algeria has inaugurated a massive mosque, known locally as Djamaa El-Djazair, after years of delays. It is the largest in Africa and features the world’s tallest minaret, standing at 265 meters (869 […]

Sahel states hold Vladimir Putin martial arts tournament — RT Africa

Sahel states hold Vladimir Putin martial arts tournament — RT Africa

Source link Athletes from Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger, and Russia competed in the games, which concluded on Saturday The first-ever Vladimir Putin International Sambo Martial Arts Tournament for members of the newly formed Alliance of Sahel States (AES) and Russia came to an end over the weekend in Burkina Faso. Niger won the overall tournament, […]