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Progress Rail Signs Contract with Tunisian Railways for 20 EMD Locomotives

Progress Rail Signs Contract with Tunisian Railways for 20 EMD Locomotives

As part of an effort to improve infrastructure in North Africa and the Middle East, Progress Rail, a Caterpillar company, today announced it was selected by the Tunisian Railway Company (SNCFT) with an order of 20 EMD GT42AC locomotives. These locomotives will primarily serve in hauling phosphates and will be designed for the area’s hot, […]

African Challenges to African Development

African Challenges to African Development

The parlous story of African economic and social development since independence best expressed in the failure to achieve the autonomous capacity for self-actuated development and in particular to create conditions of national and continental modern mass production and prosperity is well known and need not be repeated. It is enough to re-state that Africa’s development […]

Tunisia to Participate in Joint Military Exercises With France, U.S. and Germany

Tunisia to Participate in Joint Military Exercises With France, U.S. and Germany

The Tunisian army has scheduled a series of joint military exercises in 2017, with the collaboration of some European countries and the United States, Belhassen Oueslati, spokesman of Tunisian Defense Ministry, said on Thursday. The spokesman confirmed that these military exercises will cover separate periods in 2017 and different regions of the country, while some […]

Renewable, Sustainable Energy – Tunisia, Cameroon Seek Partnership

Renewable, Sustainable Energy – Tunisia, Cameroon Seek Partnership

The government of Cameroon is expected to sign a partnership with Tunisia through the Borj Cedria Ecopark in the coming days. The Minister of Water Resources, Basile Atangana Kouna and the Tunisian Ambassador to Cameroon, Jalel Snoussi are in negotiations. The latter paid a courtesy call to the Minister on Friday February 17, 2017 with […]

Who’s Who of Football Face Carthage Eagles on Sunday

Who’s Who of Football Face Carthage Eagles on Sunday

Pre-tournament favourites Senegal will receive a stern early test of their championship credentials when they take on Tunisia in a tasty 2017 African Nations Cup Group B clash at the Stade de Franceville on Sunday (19h00 GMT). Senegal have quality throughout their squad with players from Europe’s elite leagues and last year climbed to the […]

Africa nominates Zimbabwe’s Dr Walter Mzembi, as United Nations World Tourism Organisation Secretary General

Africa nominates Zimbabwe’s Dr Walter Mzembi, as United Nations World Tourism Organisation Secretary General

African nations have nominated a Zimbabwean, Dr Walter Mzembi, as their candidate to become the new head of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation. Should Mzembi get this post, it will be the first time in the organisation’s 43-year history that an African would head the organisation. Speaking during the UN General Assembly in New […]

Tunisia Seeks Broader Cooperation Against Militant Group

Tunisia Seeks Broader Cooperation Against Militant Group

Tunisia’s defence minister has warned that North African countries need to be doing more to stop Islamic State fighters fleeing Libya from returning home and causing trouble. This comes as UN-backed Libyan forces work to take back the IS stronghold of Sirte, where the jihadists have been almost entirely pushed out. Tunisia seeks broader cooperation […]

Our Voices Will Not Be Silenced – Charting Women’s Struggle for Justice in Tunisia

Our Voices Will Not Be Silenced – Charting Women’s Struggle for Justice in Tunisia

After the 2011 revolution Tunisia began a process to grapple with decades of repression and abuse, the consequences of which reverberate today. Women’s experiences and perspectives are essential for this process to truly generate social change in the country. However, sharing their stories publicly was not easy. For a long time, women’s voices were at […]

Africa is not a country: Indian government and media have mishandled the racist attacks

Africa is not a country: Indian government and media have mishandled the racist attacks

Colour matters. In India, it matters a lot. We knew that much before the recent attacks on people who are being described as African nationals. We knew that just on the basis of the persistence of fairness cream commercials, including those for men. But black lives don’t matter. For we must admit that not all […]

SAP: Africa Code Week 2016 – S’attaquer à la fracture numérique sur le continent Africain

SAP: Africa Code Week 2016 – S’attaquer à la fracture numérique sur le continent Africain

SAP s’engage à former cette année plus de 150 000 jeunes dans 30 pays africains pour favoriser l’alphabétisation numérique et ainsi offrir aux jeunes générations du continent des compétences numériques pour améliorer leur employabilité. Africa Code Week 2016 se déroulera du 15 au 23 octobre 2016, avec des milliers d’ateliers de programmation gratuits et des […]

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