Nigeria seeks global support on climate change
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Paris appealed to the international community to support Nigeria’s commitment to reducing the effects of climate change.
Netanyahu faces pressure in Europe amid Jerusalem protests
Israel's leader faces renewed pressure from Europe on Monday to reboot the Middle East's moribund peace process following widespread criticism...
Macron warns against meddling in Lebanon at Hariri support meeting
French President Emmanuel Macron on Friday warned regional powers against meddling in Lebanon at a international meeting aimed at fending off pressure on the fragile country from rivals Iran and Saudi Arabia.
French Rock Star Johnny Hallyday Dies At 74
Johnny Hallyday died at 74 on Wednesday, December 6, after a battle with cancer. He was called the "French Elvis"; the singer helped popularise rock 'n roll in his country. Described by French President Emmanuel Macron as a vibrant icon, Hallyday's career spanned more than half a century, selling more than 100 million records. His…
Macron announces billion-strong fund for African SMEs
Macron, visiting Burkina Faso at the start of his first African tour, said the money could be used to help firms maximise value from agriculture, but also the digital sector.
Burkina grenade attack greets Macron's Africa tour
Three civilians were wounded in Burkina Faso on Monday after a grenade was thrown at French troops shortly before President Emmanuel Macron...
Macron welcomes Lebanon's Hariri to Elysee Palace
French President Emmanuel Macron welcomed Saad Hariri for talks Saturday, an AFP reporter said, hours after the Lebanese premier arrived from Saudi Arabia in the midst of a political crisis.
Hariri to arrive in France Saturday to meet Macron: presidency
Lebanese leader Saad Hariri will arrive in France on Saturday and meet President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace, the French presidency said Thursday.