Ethiopia maintains its calendar, the African Union gets involved

Published on : 27/06/2020 – 22:02Modified : 27/06/2020 – 22:02 Ethiopia announced on Saturday that it would start filling the reservoir with its gigantic dam on the Nile “within the next two weeks”. Addis Ababa has nevertheless pledged to try to conclude, under the aegis of the African Union, a final agreement with Egypt and […]

War in Libya: How Angela Merkel was betrayed in Libya

Dhe war in Libya has escalated. It’s about power and billions from the lucrative oil business. The troops of the Libyan General Haftar have only one goal: they want to defeat the internationally recognized Libyan government of Fajes al-Sarradsch. The war is increasingly waged from the air. Haftar uses Chinese wing loong drones supplied by […]

Why is the number of infections in Africa so low?

When South Africa’s chief epidemiologist, Professor Salim Abdool Karim has arrived at his ninth slide, he pauses. That way, everyone can take in the curious difference between the north and south of the world during the Covid-19 outbreak. In orange the steep curve of the United Kingdom, now with nearly 90,000 infections and more than […]

ECOWAS wants decision by 15 February in Guinea-Bissau

Posted to: 02/09/2020 – 22:49Modified to: 02/09/2020 – 23:14 ECOWAS urged Guinean justice to take a decision on the ongoing electoral dispute in Guinea-Bissau by 15 February. The decision was announced by Ivorian Jean-Claude Kassi Brou, chairman of the regional bloc’s commission, on Sunday night, February 9, at the end of an extraordinary summit of […]

Dresden: Mareile Höppner replaces Judith Rakers at Semperopernball

NAfter Judith Rakers’ cancellation, Mareile Höppner will now host the Semper Opera Ball on February 7th in Dresden. “She is a wonderful host for the anniversary ball and we are very much looking forward to working together again,” Ballverein boss Hans-Joachim Frey said on Thursday. Höppner had already moderated the ball alongside designer Guido Maria […]

Semper Opera Ball: Moderator Judith Rakers wants to cancel the contract

politics SemperOpernball Controversy over Al Sisi tribute – Judith Rakers terminates moderation contract As of January 29, 2020 | Reading time: 3 minutes Al Sisi honors at Semperopernball – Rakers announces consequences Egypt’s President al-Sisi was awarded an order by the Dresden Opera Ball Club – now many politicians and celebrities distance themselves. Judith Rakers, […]

Libya conference: This is how Angela Merkel wants to stop the war

Dhe federal government has shown ambition and shown courage – the Libya conference could also have been a flop. For a long time it was not clear who would participate. But finally everyone came: Putin and Erdogan, who see themselves as new powers in the Middle East. And the heads of state and government of […]