Africa today at a glance
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Africa today at a glance

Posted AFRICAREVIEW.COM and Agencies

on  Monday, July 17  2017 at  10:09

Congo-Brazzaville poll results

Awaiting results from first round of legislative elections in Congo-Brazzaville

Cameroon army tragedy

Rescue and search missions continue following the sinking of a Cameroon army vessel off the country’s southwestern coast on Sunday. Only three out of 37 personnel on board have been rescued according to the country’s ministry of defence.

Bishops' meeting ends

Roman Catholic bishops from Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Congo, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea and Chad end their 11th annual plenary assembly of the Association of Episcopal Conferences of Central Africa Region in Yaoundé with major resolutions.

New Madagascar currency

The Madagascar Central Bank issues new banknotes, including the first $6 bill (Ar20,000).

EU terms for Angola

The European Union gives conditions for observing the August 23 elections in Angola in a memorandum of understanding Luanda says it will not sign.

DR Congo boat tragedy

Monitoring developments after at least 27 people died and 54 were reported missing when an overcrowded boat sank in a river in DR Congo.

Senegal in mourning

Senegal suspends cultural and sports events following stadium tragedy which killed eight people.