Strengthen the friendship

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the restoration of diplomatic relations between China and Benin. During this time, the Sino-Beninese relationship became stronger. On this occasion, CHINAFRIQUE met with Simon Pierre Adovelande, Ambassador of Benin to China, to hear his point of view on the development of Sino-Beninese relations. Here is an edited excerpt … Read more

Democracy: In Johannesburg, a regional forum to lay the foundations for a new relationship between Africa, France and Europe

The economic capital of South Africa, Johannesburg, is hosting from September 07 to September 08, 2022, the first regional forum Our Future – Africa-Europe Dialogues: “Roads to Democracy”. Organized in South Africa, by the French Institute, the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and many African partners, this forum which is the first of a … Read more

Paris and Algiers want to strengthen their relationship

Published in: 09/10/2022 – 21:50Changed : 09/10/2022 – 21:59 French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne arrived in Algiers on Sunday for a visit intended to promote the reconciliation initiated in August by the presidents of the two countries. He began his visit with memorial gestures and presided over a meeting of the High Level Intergovernmental Committee … Read more

Democracy: In Johannesburg, a regional forum to lay the foundations for a new relationship between Africa, France and Europe

The economic capital of South Africa, Johannesburg, is hosting from September 07 to September 08, 2022, the first regional forum Our Future – Africa-Europe Dialogues: “Roads to Democracy”. Organized in South Africa, by the French Institute, the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and many African partners, this forum which is the first of a … Read more

The Metaverse Will Open New Opportunities for Africa – And for the World

Solving these global issues requires coordination, time and hard work from all stakeholders. Africa has some of the fastest growing economies in the world, where startups and creators are leading a digital revolution well for a positive impact internationally. By developing technology that may one day shape the Metaverse, African leaders now have the opportunity … Read more

Macron in Algiers hopes to revive bilateral relations

French President Emmanuel Macron began a three-day official visit to Algeria on Thursday, intended to turn the page on isolation and “rebuild” a relationship that remains marked by the strain of past. Accompanied by a delegation of more than 90 people, including seven ministers, the Head of State will be welcomed when he disembarks in … Read more

France-Africa relations: is the link broken forever?

France’s foreign policy now goes through… Twitter and Facebook. Thursday, Emmanuel Macron ordered the French ambassadors, gathered at the Élysée, to be “more reactive” on social networks to counter “anti-French propaganda” orchestrated by Russia, China and Turkey. Its purpose, in particular: to restore the image of France in Africa. Because in the last few months, … Read more

France Algeria, the new search for a unique relationship

“Idealists, contrary to popular belief, are needy people. Let’s be idealistic and needy.” In front of the French and Franco-Algerian community in Algeria, Emmanuel Macron expressed his desire to build with consistency and determination “a new deal for the future” with Algeria. France-Algeria: the challenges of creating a commission of historians This Saturday, August 27, … Read more

The ambivalent relationship of young Algerians to France

The delirious scene unfolded in the center of Oran. Two to three thousand people were singing, phones were being waved, “Hey DJ Snake! “. William Grigahcine, the French star of dance floor visit, in the middle of the crush, the places, closed for years, of Disco Maghreb, the former major musical label of raï, which … Read more

in Tunisia, the return of the killing of stray dogs

Published in: 08/09/2022 – 17:20 At the end of July, several Tunisian cities announced that they were launching a campaign to exterminate stray dogs, an annual practice widely declared barbaric by animal welfare organizations. New: authorities plan to hire hunters to help municipal agents track street dogs. Tunisian activists contacted our editorial staff to draw … Read more