Next elections in the DRC: “poorly embarked process”, warn researchers

#Other countries : A little over a year from the next elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo, researchers are concerned about a “poorly embarked process” and a “deficit of confidence” carrying, according to them, risks of “violent protests” . «The DRC risks missing the opportunity to put its electoral process in order»write the organizations … Read more

Ranking: Which are the most developed financial markets in Africa?

#Morocco : According to the latest edition of the Absa Africa Financial Markets Index, unveiled last week, Morocco and Egypt have fallen in the ranking of African financial markets due in particular to their vulnerabilities to external shocks. The Official Forum of Monetary and Financial Institutions (OMFIF) unveiled on October 13 the sixth edition of … Read more

Equatorial Guinea: two candidates against Teodoro Obiang in the presidential election

#Other countries : Two candidates will face President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo on November 20 in Equatorial Guinea, who is seeking a 6th term after more than 43 years at the head of this small Central African country which he rules with an iron fist. state television announced on Saturday. Re-elected in 2016 with more … Read more

Equatorial Guinea: two candidates against Teodoro Obiang in the presidential election

#Other countries : Two candidates will face President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo on November 20 in Equatorial Guinea, who is seeking a 6th term after more than 43 years at the head of this small Central African country which he rules with an iron fist. state television announced on Saturday. Re-elected in 2016 with more … Read more

Boko Haram, Anglophone crisis… is Cameroon still a haven of peace? Citizens speak out

#Other countries : Cameroon has long been considered a country of peace and social cohesion. But with the Anglophone crisis, Boko Haram and growing social unrest, the opinions of Cameroonians now diverge as to whether their country still deserves this title. Cameroon is currently facing an unprecedented separatist crisis in its English-speaking part. Triggered on … Read more

DRC: pastor prosecuted in child abduction case

#Other countries : Accused of child abduction and criminal association, a pastor of an evangelical church famous and locally influential for his fiery preaching and his supposed miracles appeared in court on Wednesday in Goma, in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo . Jean Omari, 45, pastor of the “Christian Church for all … Read more