Africa

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  • African Union 2019-03-10 20:49

    African Union seeks co-op with Iran in nanotechnology 

    TEHRAN – An official from the African Union on Sunday called for more cooperation with Iran in nanotechnology as the bloc is making efforts to reach its so-called Agenda 2063, Africa’s strategic framework for the socio-economic transformation of the continent over the next 50 years.

  • Africa 2019-02-26 22:35

    Iran’s non-oil trade with Africa at $672.2m in 10 months

    TEHRAN- Iran traded 1.86 million tons of non-oil commodities worth $672.26 million with the African countries during the first 10 months of the current Iranian fiscal year (March 21, 2018-January 20, 2019), Eghtesadonline reported on Monday.

  • Al Shabaab; Nairobi attack, Africa, most breeding ground for Terrorism 2019-01-19 11:54

    Al Shabaab; Nairobi attack, Africa, most breeding ground for Terrorism

     NAIROBI - Wednesday 16th January 2019 a group of militant attacked on a shopping complex horribly in Nairobi and left more than a dozen of citizens dead.

  • Ahmad Salkida 2019/01/07

    By Ahmad Salkida

    Why troops are losing ground to ISWAP

    ABUJA - In the few days leading to the eclipse on 2018, reports from the warfront in North East Nigeria provoked huge concerns, fiercely stirring panic within communities in and around Maiduguri, Borno state. Governor Kashim Shettima, within this period, quickly called an emergency security meeting to receive briefs from different security commands in the state. At the Executive chambers of the Government House, Maiduguri, the seat of power in the state, the situation was grim and faces drawn.

  • ظریف سفر 2018-04-08 21:03

    Zarif leading big delegation to Africa, Latin America

    TEHRAN -- The Iranian foreign minister set off on a trip to Africa and Latin America on Sunday afternoon.

  • Trump 2018-01-14 05:10

    By Maria Cardona

    Trump's hateful remarks bring new level of shame to the nation

    President Donald Trump, in a meeting Thursday with lawmakers discussing the Dream Act and immigration policy, tellingly asked why would we want more immigrants from “shithole countries?” He was specifically referring to immigrants from El Salvador, Haiti and Africa.

  • zarif 2018-01-13 20:53

    Trump insults other nations, Zarif says

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that U.S. President Donald Trump insults other nations.

  • Rouhani to visit Africa in coming months 2017-10-30 10:26

    Rouhani to visit Africa in coming months

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry director for African affairs Mehdi Aqajafari said on Sunday that President Hassan Rouhani is slated to visit some African countries in the coming months, a trip which he said was postponed last year.

  • Zarif meets senior Nigerien officials 2017-10-27 17:16

    Zarif meets senior Nigerien officials

    TEHRAN – Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has held talks with top Nigerien officials, including Prime Minister Brigi Rafini and President Mahamadou Issoufou, to discuss bilateral relations.

  • Larijani voices support for African states’ independence 2017-10-09 09:26

    Larijani voices support for African states’ independence

    TEHRAN – Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Saturday voiced Iran’s continued support for the independence of African countries, saying Tehran shares friendly relations with African nations.

  • Libya 2017-04-16 08:45

    Another degree of suffering in Libya

    Libya has become a vortex of human suffering, sucking in thousands of desperate migrants.

  • Africa 2017-01-11 14:08

    By Mohamed Yahya

    Africa’s unique vulnerability to violent extremism

    Africa bears the brunt of lives lost, economies ruined, and relationships fractured by terrorism. It is the continent where al-Qaeda launched its war against the United States in 1998, by bombing the U.S. embassies in Nairobi, Kenya, and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania; where Boko Haram kidnapped 276 Nigerian schoolgirls in 2014; and where 147 students were killed in their sleep at Kenya’s Garissa University in 2015.

  • Obama 2017-01-09 04:30

    By Vava Tampa

    Obama's last chance to make up for his failure in Africa

    In 2009, seven months after entering the Oval Office, President Obama pledged a new Africa policy. “Africa,” he declared in the Ghanaian Parliament, “doesn't need strongmen. It needs strong institutions.”

  • Yahya Jammeh 2017-01-01 05:47

    African leaders should rally against Gambia’s bully-in-chief

    By John Yearwood

    On a recent visit to New York City, I looked down from a subway overpass on a fight between two men. The shorter of the two pummeled his opponent, who raced across a busy intersection to escape the blows. Then a surprise: He stopped, stiffened his back, rolled up his sleeves and challenged his attacker to come get him. The short guy, suddenly fearing the worse, turned and ran away crying.

  • Iranian President Hassan Rouhani 2016-12-20 13:53

    Rouhani congratulates Niger National Day

    TEHRAN – The Iranian president on Monday congratulated the president of the Republic of Niger on National Day.

  • rouhani 2016-09-25 19:09

    Expanding ties with Africa is Iran’s ‘principled policy’, president says

    Rouhani calls Kenya a friend of Iran

    TEHRAN – Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Sunday that expanding and deepening ties with the African countries, especially Kenya as a friendly country, is Iran’s principled policy.

  • 04-HJ1.jpg 2016-09-12 21:14

    Peugeot to try for making Iran its manufacturing hub in Middle East, Africa

    TEHRAN- Executive Vice-President of Middle East and Africa at Peugeot S.A. Jean Christophe Quemard told IRIB news that his company will try to make Iran its manufacturing hub in the Middle East and Africa in future.