Tuesday, 20 Zulqaidah 1440 / 23 July 2019

Tuesday, 20 Zulqaidah 1440 / 23 July 2019

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African countries expect scholarship in fishery education from Indonesia

Tuesday, 31 May 2016 10:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BALI -- Several African countries are expecting scholarship in fishery education program from Indonesia to improve their capacity in the field.Clemetain reprrsenting participants from six African countries said...

Asia, Africa should intensify cooperation to boost prosperity

Wednesday, 06 Apr 2016 17:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Asian and African countries need to enhance continental cooperation to improve the prosperity of its people, South African Ambassador to Indonesia Pakamisa Augustine Siguba stated here...

Asian African business forum explores continental cooperation

Wednesday, 06 Apr 2016 17:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- The Asian African Business Forum is an effective medium for countries in the regions to explore continental cooperation, South African Ambassador to Indonesia Pakamisa Augustine Siguba...

Official: Asia, Africa have potential sources of livelihood

Wednesday, 06 Apr 2016 15:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Asian and African countries play an important role and affect the regional and global dynamics as they have potential sources of livelihood, stated Chairman of Indonesian...

One mln children in Africa suffer malnutrition, UN says

Thursday, 18 Feb 2016 09:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The United Nations Children' s Fund (UNICEF) warned Wednesday that almost one million children are in need of treatment for severe acute malnutrition in Eastern...

14 million face hunger in Africa, UN says

Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 15:42 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JOHANNESBURG -- About 14 million people face hunger in Southern Africa because of a drought that has been exacerbated by an El Nino weather pattern, the United Nations...

Experts: More efforts needed to end malnutrition in Africa

Tuesday, 08 Dec 2015 16:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAIROBI -- Senior government officials and nutrition experts as well as civil society organizations from East Africa on Monday called for concerted efforts to end malnutrition in all...

UN official ask Africa to change policy to end food insecurity

Sunday, 01 Nov 2015 23:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAIROBI -- The UN has called on African governments to act urgently to change how business and wealth can be created in the agricultural value chain.Richard Munang, Coordinator...

African Union troops deny killing Somali civilians

Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 16:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MOGADISHU -- African Union troops in Somalia have dismissed reports they killed several civilians during fighting, saying those shot were all Al-Qaeda-affiliated Shebab insurgents.Witnesses in the southern port...

3 die in separate attacks ahead of Burundi's polls

Monday, 29 Jun 2015 19:04 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BUJUMBURA -- Three persons including two civilians and a soldier were killed in two separate attacks that occurred Saturday night in the Burundian capital Bujumbura, the local administration...

East African envoys invite Burundi to attend emergency summit

Thursday, 07 May 2015 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BUJUMBURA -- Special envoys of the East African Community (EAC) Wednesday invited Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza to attend an EAC heads of state emergency summit on Burundi due...

AAC, A Chance for Indonesia to explore African market

Sunday, 26 Apr 2015 14:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The 60th anniversary commemoration of the Asian African Conference (AAC) has opened an opportunity and serves as a media to promote economic cooperation and expand business...

Asian-African countries face new challenges

Wednesday, 22 Apr 2015 20:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Asian and African countries are facing challenges different from the ones they faced 60 years ago, President Joko Widodo stated here on Wednesday (22/4)."When Indonesia's founding...

'Dasa Sila Bandung' needed to mobilize Asia-Africa's strength

Monday, 20 Apr 2015 17:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia needs to raise the points of the Bandung Declaration, or "Dasa Sila Bandung", produced during the first Asian-African Conference (AAC) in Bandung, West Java, in...

Indonesia to contribute for Asian-African growth

Monday, 20 Apr 2015 15:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia's Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi emphasized the importance of democracy, equality, and respect for human rights in the Asian-African region and across the world."We want...

Ministry to organize 'hectic remedy' exhibition for AAC delegates

Tuesday, 14 Apr 2015 16:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Tourism Ministry will hold a 'South-South Cooperation Exhibition' at the Jakarta Convention Center, on the sidelines of the 60th anniversary celebrations of the Asian-African Conference...

Indonesia seeks to penetrate strategic industry markets in Africa

Monday, 13 Apr 2015 16:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesia is seeking to penetrate the strategic industry markets in Sub-Saharan Africa.Deputy Foreign Minister A.M. Fachir, who is also head of the Economic Diplomacy Working Group,...

Sanctions-hits Russia looks to Africa to bost arms, technology sales

Wednesday, 08 Apr 2015 15:58 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MOSCOW -- Russia is pursuing costly state oil and platinum projects in Africa despite an economic crisis at home, hoping they will bolster sales, including of arms, for...

UN scientists say climate change dims Africa's progress

Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 14:32 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NAIROBI -- Scientists from the UN affiliated Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) said on Monday that climatic shocks remain a mortal threat to Africa's socioeconomic progress.The climate...

Minister: Togo election set for mid-april

Wednesday, 04 Feb 2015 12:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LOME -- Togo's presidential election will be held in mid-April, a minister said Tuesday, clarifying a constitutional court ruling on the date of the vote.The cabinet is expected...

FM: China will not take path of Western colonist in Africa

Monday, 12 Jan 2015 19:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- China will not follow the path of "Western colonists" in Africa, its foreign minister said during a five-nation tour of the continent, parrying criticism that his...

Conflict, militancy hit human rights in Middle East, Africa nations

Wednesday, 03 Dec 2014 12:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Syria was bottom and Ukraine had the biggest slide in a human rights index published on Wednesday, as countries suffering from conflict grappled with human trafficking...

Finally, Burkina's president Blaise Compaore ousted!

Friday, 31 Oct 2014 22:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, OUAGADOUGOU - Burkina Faso's embattled President Blaise Compaore announced on Friday that he was stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year...

Thousands flood streets in Burkina Faso to press Compaore to go

Friday, 31 Oct 2014 21:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,  OUAGADOUGOU - Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Burkina Faso on Friday to press President Blaise Compaore to step down, a day after the...

Protesters in Burkina Faso call for Compaore to step down

Friday, 31 Oct 2014 17:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, OUAGADOUGOU - Hundreds of protesters marched in the capital of Burkina Faso on Friday demanding that President Blaise Compaore step down, a day after the military dissolved parliament...

Nigeria declared Ebola-free, holds lessons for others

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 09:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ABUJA/LAGOS - Nigeria was declared free of the deadly Ebola virus on Monday after a determined doctor and thousands of officials and volunteers helped end an outbreak still...

Deputy Minister: Africa important for Indonesia

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 16:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dino Patti Djalal said that Africa is a key region for Indonesia since the Bandung Conference in 1955. According to him,...

Angelina Jolie Akan Sutradarai Africa

Monday, 22 Sep 2014 07:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,JAKARTA--Akris dan pembuat film Angelina Jolie akan menyutradarai "Africa", sebuah film tentang paleoanthropologis dan konservasionis Richard Leakey serta kampanyenya menentang perburuan gading yang mengancam gajah Afrika.Film itu diproduksi oleh...

S Sulawesi, S Africa to cooperate in education and economy

Monday, 08 Sep 2014 16:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- The administration of South Sulawesi and the government of South Africa will strengthen cooperation, especially in the areas of education and economy."South Africa and South Sulawesi...

Poor response to Ebola causing needless death

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 13:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, DAKAR -- The world's "disastrously inadequate response" to West Africa's Ebola outbreak means many people are dying needlessly, the head of the World Bank said on Monday, as...

WHO: Ebola virus spreads to Senegal

Monday, 01 Sep 2014 03:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA - Ebola virus spread to Senegal as Conakry and Guinea have declared Ebola alert, the World Health Organization said on Sunday. On 30 August 2014, Senegal?s Ministry of...

3,500 Filipinos in Ebola-affected African countries to be evacuated

Monday, 25 Aug 2014 12:26 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MANILA -- The Philippine government is set to evacuate nearly 3,500 Filipino workers in three Ebola-hit states in Africa, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Sunday."We...

SADC not to impose Ebola travel ban

Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 09:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, VICTORIA FALLS -- The 15-member Southern African Development Community said Monday it will not impose travel ban on Ebola hit West African countries, as the international community taking...

WHO declares Ebola epidemic an international health emergency

Friday, 08 Aug 2014 20:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON - West Africa's Ebola epidemic is an "extraordinary event" and now constitutes an international health risk, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday. The Geneva-based UN health...

Evacuees: Libya unrest worse than under Qadafi

Saturday, 02 Aug 2014 19:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PIRAEUS - Libya was descending into a civil war spiral that was "much worse" than the unrest that toppled its dictator Moamer Qadafi in 2011, residents fleeing the...

Sierra Leone declares state of emergency over Ebola

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 19:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, FREETOWN/ACCRA - Sierra Leone declared a state of emergency and called in troops to quarantine epicentres of Ebola on Thursday, joining Liberia in imposing tough controls to curb...

Boko Haram kidnaps wife of Cameroon's vice PM

Monday, 28 Jul 2014 02:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YAOUNDE - The wife of Cameroon's vice prime minister was kidnapped and at least three people were killed in an attack by Boko Haram militants in the northern...

WHO links Ebola spread to archaic cultural practices

Thursday, 03 Jul 2014 16:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, ACCRA -- The World Health Organization (WHO) has attributed the continuing spread of the Ebola virus in West Africa to some outmoded cultural practices and traditional beliefs.It said...

Ebola toll jumps to 467 as ministers mull response

Wednesday, 02 Jul 2014 16:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA -- The number of deaths attributed to an epidemic of Ebola virus in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone stood at 467 by Monday, out of 759 known...

UN Security Council committee blacklists Nigeria's Boko Haram

Friday, 23 May 2014 18:18 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, UNITED NATIONS - The UN Security Council committee on al Qaeda sanctions blacklisted Nigeria's Islamist militant group Boko Haram on Thursday after the insurgents kidnapped hundreds of schoolgirls,...