Tuesday, 26 October 2021

Tag Archives: African

African nations launch ”historic” free trade deal

NIGER: African nations officially launched a landmark trade agreement at the African Union summit in Niger on Sunday, with the long sought-after agreement hailed as a historic step towards “peace and prosperity” across the continent. After 17 years of tough negotiations, the AU launched the “operational phase” of the African ...

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56 dead as smugglers throw 300 migrants into Yemen sea

LONDON: At least 56 people have drowned over the past 24 hours, and dozens remain missing, after human traffickers forced 300 African migrants off two Yemen-bound boats and into the sea. Survivors – all Ethiopian and Somali migrants – managed to make their way to Shabwa, a southern province along ...

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Demi apologises for 1 per cent African Tweet

LONDON: Demi Lovato apologised for sharing the results of a DNA test which revealed she is one per cent African. The Cool for the Summer shared a screenshot of her results, which showed that the highest percentage of her ethnicity, 32 per cent, is rooted in the Iberian Peninsula, a ...

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