Oromos have complained of marginalisation but they are now increasingly assertive in their identity. Read More
The US president says he will act once Sudan pays $335m to "US terror victims and families". Read More
The African Development Bank has approved the participation of the Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism (AFFM) in a $4 million partial trade credit guarantee with OCP Africa, a subsidiary of the OCP Group.
The project will reduce potential risks along the agricultural value chain, and improve access to quality inputs, including fertilizers, in Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana. Read More
For several years now, typhoid fever and diarrhoea cases have fallen significantly in the Ugandan capital, Kampala, especially in the major district of Kawempe, according to an African Development Bank report published on 7 October.
Kawempe is an administrative subdivision that has developed rapidly, but water and sanitation infrastructure has not kept pace in this area dominated by swampy lowlands. Read More
The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of UA 36 million ($50.7 million) to Tanzania, to finance the nation’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More
Le projet de réhabilitation de la route nationale RN13 dans sa phase 1 (tronçon Makebuko-Butaganzwa), réalisé entre 2014 et 2018 au Burundi, a contribué à faciliter le trafic de marchandises entre la capitale économique, Bujumbura, et l’intérieur du pays, et à améliorer les conditions de vie des populations des zones rurales. Read More
Youths took to the streets again in Nigeria's largest cities on Monday as a movement against police brutality snowballed into calls for sweeping changes in the West African powerhouse. Read More
Ethiopia has set up a network of committees to identify children forced into work or marriage during the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure schools are safe to re-open this week although campaigners fear it will hard to reverse the damage done. Read More
Virtual workshop of the Women in Ethics and Compliance in Africa network
African Development Bank, Integrity and Anti-Corruption Department
22 October 2020, from 12.00 to 14.00 GMT
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Police arrested Shady Abu Zaid in May 2018 after plain-clothed security officers raided his house in Cairo. Read More