New York returns to normal, labour shortages in Puerto Rico, rebuilding Gaza

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “New York returns to normal, labour shortages in Puerto Rico, rebuilding Gaza” – below is their description. In our show “Correspondence”, we explore how the world is coping with the twists and turns of 2021, amid the consequences of Covid-19 and beyond. FRANCE 24 brings you a selection … Read more New York returns to normal, labour shortages in Puerto Rico, rebuilding Gaza

Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition:  More than 7,000 people have fled Burkina Faso’s volatile north following the bloodiest massacre in a six-year-old jihadist insurgency. At least 138 men, women and children were “executed” and nearly 40 … Read more Thousands flee Burkina Faso’s north after massacre – Eye on Africa

Cameroon environmentalists tackle plastic pollution in Wouri River

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Cameroon environmentalists tackle plastic pollution in Wouri River” – below is their description. Cameroon produces 6 million tonnes of waste every year, including 600,000 tonnes of plastic waste. Piles of plastic have ended up in the Wouri River in Douala, one of the most polluted rivers in … Read more Cameroon environmentalists tackle plastic pollution in Wouri River

Women leaders in Cameroon petition to U.N Council to end Anglophone crisis – Eye pn Africa

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Women leaders in Cameroon petition to U.N Council to end Anglophone crisis – Eye pn Africa” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: A group of Cameroonian women ask the United Nations to put the Anglophone crisis high on its agenda. Activists in DR Congo commemorate the … Read more Women leaders in Cameroon petition to U.N Council to end Anglophone crisis – Eye pn Africa

The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News” – below is their description. Climate change is increasingly posing a challenge to agriculture development in Africa. The destruction caused by floods and the devastation by droughts across the continent demonstrate the threat posed … Read more The future of farming in Africa: Fighting climate change and conflict | DW News

LGBT defenders sound the alarm on situation in Cameroon

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “LGBT defenders sound the alarm on situation in Cameroon” – below is their description. As the world marks the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia, LGBT defenders are concerned about the situation in Cameroon. Some 30 homosexuals have been arrested in the last few weeks, according to activists. … Read more LGBT defenders sound the alarm on situation in Cameroon

Veteran lawyer Alice Nkom on fighting for LGBT rights in Cameroon

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Veteran lawyer Alice Nkom on fighting for LGBT rights in Cameroon” – below is their description. To mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia, we speak to Alice Nkom. She became Cameroon’s first female lawyer in her early 20s and now at 76 is one … Read more Veteran lawyer Alice Nkom on fighting for LGBT rights in Cameroon

Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan” – below is their description. In our show “Correspondence”, we explore how the world is coping with the twists and turns of 2021, amid the consequences of Covid-19 and beyond. FRANCE 24 brings you a selection of … Read more Covid-19 in India and Cameroon, victims of Taliban landmines in Afghanistan

Cameroon: Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou visits hometown

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Cameroon: Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou visits hometown” – below is their description. If you’re a fan of #MMA, or mixed martial arts, then you certainly know this year’s heavyweight champion. #FrancisNgannou, from #Cameroon, has just returned to his hometown of Batié to a hero’s welcome. He now … Read more Cameroon: Heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou visits hometown

Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News

DW News published this video item, entitled “Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News” – below is their description. It’s being called a game changer – and the start of a new era. Germany has promised to begin returning the artefacts known as the Benin Bronzes … Read more Germany to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria: A new era for stolen artefacts? | DW News

Cameroon researcher invents groundbreaking pesticide to fight malaria

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Cameroon researcher invents groundbreaking pesticide to fight malaria” – below is their description. Progress against the mosquito-borne infection remains fragile and African countries suffering an unprecedented epidemic of coronavirus are particularly at risk of seeing a resurgence of malaria. But a researcher from Cameroon, a country that … Read more Cameroon researcher invents groundbreaking pesticide to fight malaria

Cameroon: Controversy around revival churches and Covid-19

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Cameroon: Controversy around revival churches and Covid-19” – below is their description. #Cameroonian authorities are worried about pentecostal #churches in the country in which worshippers are being encouraged to flout #socialDistancing measures. They fear the houses of worship are the sources of superspreader events as the country … Read more Cameroon: Controversy around revival churches and Covid-19

Covid-19: Africa’s Vaccine Plan Hampered By Conspiracies and Distrust

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Covid-19: Africa’s Vaccine Plan Hampered By Conspiracies and Distrust” – below is their description. As if the struggle to secure its meager supplies of Covid-19 vaccines wasn’t bad enough, Africa is now having a hard time getting people to take them. Only 5.22 million people in Sub-Saharan … Read more Covid-19: Africa’s Vaccine Plan Hampered By Conspiracies and Distrust

Table Mountain fire under control, historical buildings badly hit

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Table Mountain fire under control, historical buildings badly hit” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Several historic buildings – including parts of Cape Town University’s library  are damaged by a wildfire along table mountain. And more than 20,000 people have fled the Mozambican town of … Read more Table Mountain fire under control, historical buildings badly hit

China’s vaccine ‘significantly effective’: multinational studies

CGTN published this video item, entitled “China’s vaccine ‘significantly effective’: multinational studies” – below is their description. Dozens of countries have authorized the use of Chinese vaccines, with more than 80 countries receiving China’s emergency assistance. Its safety and effectiveness have earned recognition across the world, with one expert pointing out its safety and effectiveness … Read more China’s vaccine ‘significantly effective’: multinational studies